Dr. Nikhil Koushik , C. Psych.
Nikhil S. Koushik is a doctoral level
psychologist with declared competencies in clinical and clinical
neuropsychology across the lifespan. He is registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario. He has been practicing for a number of years and joined the practice on a part-time basis in 2017.
Nikhil graduated with his PhD from the University of Windsor and then completed a clinical psychology internship through London Health
Sciences with an emphasis in clinical neuropsychology. This was followed by a two-year post-doctoral
fellowship in pediatric neuropsychology through Alberta Children’s Hospital in
Calgary. On fellowship, Dr. Koushik
gained initial training and supervision in the assessment and diagnosis of Autism
Spectrum Disorders (ASDs).
Nikhil was first employed as a staff psychologist at MetroHealth Medical Center (MHMC)
in Cleveland Ohio. In his tenure at MHMC
he gained advanced training in the assessment of ASDs through the University of
Michigan. He is the founding Director of
the MetroHealth Autism Assessment Clinic (MAAC), a clinic that aims to serve
the needs of inner city, economically disadvantaged youth. He is currently staff psychologist in
children’s mental health at Grand River Hospital in Waterloo.