Jennifer L. Huffman, Ph.D., ABPP

Jennifer L. Huffman, Ph.D., ABPP is a licensed clinical psychologist in the State of Michigan (State License) formally trained as a clinical neuropsychologist.  She obtained doctorate and master's degrees in clinical psychology from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan.  She secured board certification in Clinical Neuropsychology along with a Pediatric Neuropsychology Subspecialty from the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP Diploma).

Dr. Huffman's research focused on psychological factors affecting medical illness while in graduate school.  She taught several undergraduate courses and participated in training practicums at The Center for Forensic Psychiatry and Henry Ford Allegiance Health (formerly Foote Hospital).  She completed an internship at The Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  Following completion of her doctoral degree requirements, Dr. Huffman underwent 2 years of training as a post-doctoral fellow in clinical neuropsychology within the Department of Psychiatry at The University of Michigan Medical Center (UMMC).  As part of her fellowship, she obtained specialized training with children who suffer from pervasive developmental disorders or autistic spectrum disorders (ASD) and hearing impairment.  Upon completion of her fellowship, she served as an associate for the Center for Neuropsychology and Learning (Roger Lauer and Associates) in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

She held a position performing neuropsychological assessments and supervising trainees at Henry Ford Allegiance Neurology in Jackson, Michigan for 13 years, serving as the Manager of the program for 9 years, before devoting her time to serving patients and conducting medicolegal examinations in private practice in East Lansing, Michigan.  In addition, she served as an adjunct professor in the Department of Psychology at Michigan State University, providing supervision to clinical psychology graduate students conducting neuropsychological assessments at The Psychology Clinic at Michigan State University as well as offering practicum positions to graduate students in the School Psychology doctoral program at Michigan State University.  She maintains an active interest in the latest research in the field of neuropsychology and regularly attends professional conferences.  She holds membership in professional organizations including the American Psychological Association, Michigan Psychological Association, American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology, International Neuropsychological Society, and Jackson County Medical Society.

Dr. Huffman's interests in private practice include neuropsychological assessment and intervention of learning, memory, attention, and developmental disorders in children, adolescents, and adults as well as forensic consultation.  She has knowledge of resources within the local community to provide interventions for these disorders.  Such resources may include speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, tutors, performance coaches, psychotherapists, and medical personnel. 

Dr. Huffman is committed to ensuring that her patients receive appropriate long-term care and follow-up treatment.

 

  Stephanie Allen, B.S.

 

Ms. Allen completed her undergraduate studies at Wayne State University.  She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology.  As part of her undergraduate training, she completed a field study program at Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit, Michigan working as an advocate for inpatients.  She helped to ensure their stays were as comfortable as possible and resolved any concerns they had about the hospital or staff.

  

Ms. Allen joined Huffman Psychology as a neuropsychological technician in August of 2006.  She has ample experience in the administration of neuropsychological tests to patients of all ages.  Ms. Allen also provides a great deal of administrative support to the psychologists at Huffman Psychology and is knowledgeable regarding most aspects of the practice.

 

Prior to her staff position at Huffman Psychology, PLLC, Ms. Allen provided customer service in a large office store and cared for small children.

 

  Char Gallippo

 

Ms. Gallippo joined Huffman Psychology in November of 2016 as an administrative assistant in the growing practice.  She has over 25 years of experience in office administration.  She brings a unique skill set to the practice through her recent work in managing the finances for individuals with special needs as a representative payee.  She looks forward to utilizing her excellent customer service and organization skills at Huffman Psychology.