Dr. Neta Yitzhak

Position: Rehabilitation Psychologist, ALYN Hospital and ALYN PARC PI

Dr. Neta Yitzhak is a rehabilitation psychologist at ALYN Hospital: Children and Adolescent Rehabilitation Center, working mainly with children and adolescents with somatic symptom disorders, brain injuries, and orthopedic conditions.  She completed a B.Sc. in Psychobiology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and then continued to MA studies in Neuropsychology and rehabilitation psychology in the Applied Track at the Dept. of Psychology. She entered the direct PhD track and became a PhD candidate in the Affective Neuropsychology Lab, under the supervision of Prof. Hillel Aviezer. Dr. Yitzhak earned her PhD in psychology from the Hebrew University in 2021. She then commenced post-doctoral training at the Hebrew University’s School of Occupational Therapy, advised by Dr. Mor Nahum. Dr. Yitzhak is a PI in the Helmsley Pediatric & Adolescent Rehabilitation Research Center.