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Julia Brooks MA

Julia Brooks
  • Graduate Research Assistant
  • Clinical Neuropsychology Extern
  • Graduate Student, Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program
  • Department of Psychology, UIC
Gender Pronouns
  • she/her
Contact Information
  • jbrook29 [at]
  • (312) 569-0637
  • Neuropsychiatric Institute (NPI)
    912 S. Wood St.
    Department of Psychiatry (MC 913)
    Chicago IL 60612

Julia Brooks is a Clinical Neuropsychology Extern in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC). Julia is a 4th year student in the UIC doctoral program in Clinical Psychology, and received her Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology in 2020. Julia is interested in understanding how neuropsychological processes such as inhibitory control and executive functioning influence behavioral outcomes, and her research is focused on understanding brain-behavior relationships in the context of young adult substance use.

  • Graduate School
    UIC Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology
  • Undergraduate
    Union College
  • Neuropsychological Assessment, Substance Use

  • K23DA048132: Brain-Behavior Markers of Reward and Cannabis Abuse Risk In Young Adults

  • Brooks, J. M., & Mermelstein, R. J. (2022). Negative Affect and Cigarette Cessation in Dual Users of Cigarettes and Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems. Substance use & misuse, 57(8), 1294–1302.

    Naim-Aricha, R., Smith, A., Chue, A., Grassie, H., Dombek, K., Shaughnessy, S., McNeil, C.,Cardinale, E., Agorsor, C., Cardenas, S., Brooks, J., Subar, A.R., Jones, E.L., B. Do, Q., Pine,D.S., Leibenluft, E., Brotman, M.A., Kircanski, K. (2021). Using ecological momentary assessment to enhance irritability phenotyping in a transdiagnostic sample of youth. Development and Psychopathology.

    Walker, D.C., Donahue, J.M., Heiss, S., Gorrell, S., Anderson, L.M., Brooks, J., Ehrlich, E.P., Morison, J.N. & Anderson, D.A. (2020). Rapid response is predictive of treatment outcomes in a transdiagnostic intensive outpatient eating disorder sample: a replication of prior research in a real-world setting. Eating and Weight Disorders.

    Walker, D. C., Heiss, S., Donahue, J. M., & Brooks, J. (2020). Practitioners' perspectives on ethical issues within the treatment of eating disorders: Results from a concept mapping study. The International Journal of Eating Disorders.

    Cardinale, E. M., Kircanski, K., Brooks, J., Gold, A. L., Towbin, K. E., Pine, D. S., Leibenluft,E., & Brotman, M. A. (2019). Parsing neurodevelopmental features of irritability and anxiety: Replication and validation of a latent variable approach. Development and Psychopathology.

    Linke, J., Kircanski, K., Brooks, J., Perhamus, G., Gold, A. L., & Brotman, M. A. (2019). Exposure-based cognitive-behavioral therapy for disruptive mood dysregulation disorder: an evidence-based case study. Behavior Therapy.