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About Dr. Holland

Areas of Expertise

Learning Disabilities



Neurodevelopmental disorders

Developmental delay
Brain injuries

Psychiatric disorders

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Medically complex cases

Education and Training

B.A. with Distinction, Psychology

Neuroscience Concentration

Phi Beta Kappa

Stanford University


APA-Accredited Predoctoral Internship

Pediatric Health Psychology & Neuropsychology

Children's Medical Center Dallas


Ph.D., Clinical Psychology

Pediatric Neuropsychology Emphasis

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center


APPCN Member Postdoctoral Fellowship

Pediatric Neuropsychology

Children's Medical Center Dallas

Board Certification

Board Certified in Clinical Neuropsychology by

The American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP) &

The American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology (ABCN)


The Cornerstone of Evidence-Based Practice

Dr. Holland is the only pediatric neuropsychologist in private practice in Dallas who is actively involved in clinical research. As our scientific knowledge regarding the brain and behavior is advancing daily, this means Dr. Holland's evaluations benefit from the most up-to-date information about neuropsychological functioning in the developing brain.

Dr. Holland heads an active research lab investigating genetic and intrapersonal factors influencing neurocognitive outcomes in medically complex children, adolescents, and young adults, with a particular focus on pediatric oncology and rare brain diseases.

Professional Leadership

2020 - 2022

Member, Board of Directors

National Academy of Neuropsychology

2020 - 2022

Member, Board of Directors

Federation of Associations in Behavioral and Brain Sciences



 Texas Psychological Association


 President - Elect

 Texas Psychological Association


 President - Elect - Designate

 Texas Psychological Association

2016 - 2018

Chair, Legislative Action & Advocacy Committee

National Academy of Neuropsychology

2014 - 2018

Public Education Coordinator, Texas

American Psychological Association

2014 - Present

Founder & Chair, Neuropsychology Division

Texas Psychological Association

2013 - 2016

Member, Board of Trustees

Texas Psychological Association

2013 - 2016

Member, Legislative Action & Advocacy Committee

National Academy of Neuropsychology

2011 - 2019

Invited Delegate, State Leadership Conference

American Psychological Association

2021 - Present

2016 - 2019

2022 - Present

2023 - Present

2016 - 2020

2020 - Present

Member, Finance Committee

Texas Psychological Association

Invited Delegate, Representing AACN

Minnesota Conference on Education and Training in Clinical Neuropsychology 

 Member, Legislative Committee

 Texas Psychological Association

Chair, Elections Committee

Texas Psychological Association

Honors & Awards

Fellow, American Psychological Association (Division 40)

Fellow status is an honor bestowed upon APA members who have shown evidence of unusual and outstanding contributions or performance in the field of psychology. Fellow status requires that a person’s work has had a national impact on the field of psychology beyond a local, state or regional level.

Fellow, National Academy of Neuropsychology

Fellow status is the highest honor that NAN bestows upon members. NAN Fellows have demonstrated evidence of advancing the science and profession of clinical neuropsychology.

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Jerry Sweet Leadership Award (2022)

American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology (AACN)


Early Career Service Award (2020)

American Board of Professional Psychology

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 Early Career Service Award (2018)

 National Academy of Neuropsychology

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Distinguished Young Alumna Award (2017) Ursuline Academy of Dallas

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Early Career Achievement Award (2015)

American Psychological Association

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Scholarship Award (2014)

American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology

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Outstanding Dissertation Award (2012)

Dallas Psychological Association

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Clinical Psychology Research Award (2011) UT Southwestern Medical Center

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Nominee to Lindau Meeting of Nobel Laureates (2010)

UT Southwestern Medical Center

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Karl F. Heiser Presidential Award for Advocacy (2021)

American Psychological Association

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"20 Under 40" Young Professionals Award (2020) People Newspapers


Robert McPherson PhD

Legislative Action Award (2018)

Texas Psychological Association


Outstanding Contribution to Science Award (2015)

Texas Psychological Association

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Evidence-Based Practice Award (2015)

Children's Health Children's Medical Center Dallas

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Anne Anastasi Recognition Award (2012)

American Psychological Association, Division 1

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Carmen Miller Michael Award for Scholarship and Citizenship (2011)

UT Southwestern Medical Center

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NPTR Credentialing Scholarship (2011)

National Register of Health Service Psychologists

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Award of Excellence (2008)

Stanford University

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