Dr. Kim Goldstein Zinn is a clinical neuropsychologist who specializes in the assessment and treatment of children, adolescents, and adults with a wide range of psychiatric, neurologic, and medical conditions. She conducts comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations of patients’ cognitive, behavioral, social, and psychological functioning to identify cognitive strengths and weaknesses, assess for changes in functioning, evaluate response to treatment, and guide treatment planning, school planning, and/or vocational planning. In addition, she maintains a cognitive remediation practice utilizing empirically supported treatments to help individuals function better at school, work, home, and other day-to-day environments.
Dr. Zinn is also an assistant professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and the James J. Peters Bronx Veterans Hospital (a Mount Sinai affiliate). She has an active academic career and has authored several papers on cognition and emotion in peer-reviewed publications. Previously, she worked as an assistant professor of neuropsychology in psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College and an assistant attending psychologist at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Zinn earned her undergraduate degree from Princeton University and her doctorate in clinical psychology from Temple University. She then completed her clinical internship at North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System within the Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry, and she completed her postdoctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical College.