Assistant Professor

Tess Simpson

Tess Simpson PhD

ASST PROFESSOR Pediatric Psychologist, Concussion Program, Children’s Hospital Colorado
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (SOM)

Dr. Simpson is an Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She is a rehabilitation psychologist who provides outpatient behavioral health services to patients with acute and/or chronic medical conditions and consultation/intervention services in a multidisciplinary spinal defects clinic. Dr. Simpson’s research interests include treatment development for youth with persistent post-concussive symptoms and evaluation of patient and family psychosocial functioning for youth with neural tube defects.  She is the Director of the Rehabilitation Psychology Training Program and a clinical supervisor for predoctoral externs and interns.