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Aldrich Chan

Adjunct Professor
Online Psychology Division, Graduate School of Education and Psychology


Dr. Aldrich Chan is an Adjunct Professor for the Masters and Doctoral program in Clinical Psychology at the Graduate School of Education and Psychology at Pepperdine University.

He is a clinical neuropsychologist, award-winning author (Reassembling Models of Reality), and CEO/founder of the Center for Neuropsychology and Consciousness (CNC), a private practice in Miami, Florida, that provides neuropsychological and psychological services. In addition, he conducted research on the default mode network (DMN) and trauma at the University of Miami. His dissertation was on the impact of PTSD on the DMN, and he has publications on topics including Alzheimer's disease, memory, imagination, mindfulness, play, and creativity.

He completed his APA internship at the Ryder Trauma Center in Jackson Memorial Hospital and his APPCN member post-doctoral fellowship at the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience and Aging in the University of Miami. Prior to these experiences, he trained at renowned institutions such as Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, and the Union Rescue Mission.



  • PsyD, Pepperdine University
  • MA, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
  • BA, Carleton University