Yael Goverover, PhD, OTR/L

Professor of Occupational Therapy


  • PhD New York University
  • MA Tel Aviv University
  • BA Tel Aviv University

Research Interests

  • Cognitive and functional impairments resulting from brain injuries
  • Developing interventions aimed at improving everyday functioning and quality of life in individuals with brain injuries and multiple sclerosis (MS)

Grants and Awards

  • 2008: National Multiple Sclerosis Society: Improving Cognitive Rehabilitation Strategies for Learning and Memory in MS
  • 2008: New York University, The Steinhardt School of Education, Faculty Challenge Grant: IDEAs: Pilot Study: An Examination of the Benefits of Combining Two Learning Strategies on Memory of Functional Information in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis
  • 2008: Goddard Faculty Fellowship Award, Steinhardt School of Education, NYU
  • 2007: NMSS Actual Reality: Advancing Functional Assessment for Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis

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