Dr. Hamilton completed her undergraduate degree in Human Biology from Stanford University.  She went on to obtain a PhD in Clinical Psychology with neuropsychology specialization from the APA-accredited San Diego State University/University of California, San Diego, Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology.   She completed a one-year clinical internship at the APA-accredited Southwestern Consortium Predoctoral Psychology Internship program in Albuquerque, NM.  Her two-year postdoctoral fellowship was completed at the University of California, San Diego Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center and the San Diego VA Healthcare System Neuropsychology Assessment Unit.   In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Hamilton is an assistant research scientist in the Department of Neurosciences at UCSD where she is the principle investigator on an R01 grant from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke to examine visual perception deficits in Dementia with Lewy bodies. Dr. Hamilton has been awarded Diplomate status in Clinical Neuropsychology (ABPP-CN) through the American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology and American Board of Professional Psychology.

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