Scholar Profile: Katija Lila Khan


Bio Information

Dr. Katija Lila Khan

Clinical Medical Sciences Faculty of Medical Sciences Lecturer - Clinical Psychology Active 645-2640 Check out my Website!
Biography/Responsibilities/Duties:

Dr Katija Khan is a psychologist, clinician and academic. She is based at the University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad where she is a Lecturer in Clinical Psychology in the Faculty of Medical Sciences, coordinator of the MSc Clinical Psychology Programme and a member of the Faculty Acadmic Advising and Mentoring Committee. She is also a member of the Executive Council of the Caribbean Alliance of National Psychology Associations (CANPA), member of the North West Regional Health Authority (NWRHA) Regional mental Health Committee and Past President of the Trinidad and Tobago Association of Psychologists. Dr. Khan was appointed to the UWI COVID-19 Task Force in March 2020.

Her research interests include disaster mental health, cross-cultural perceptions and attitudes towards suicide, psychological risk and protective factors associated with suicide, neuropsychological assessment of dementia and cross cultural psychological assessment. Her professional and outreach interests include increasing public awareness of mental health and improving access to psychological therapies and assessments across the Caribbean.

Research Interests

  1. Neuropsychology
  2. Cognitive Psychology
  3. Clinical Psychology
  4. Learning and Memory
  5. Alzheimer's Disease
  6. Cultural Diversity
  7. Ethnicity
  8. Disaster Mental Health
  9. Psychotherapy and Psychological assessment
  10. Standardisation and Validation of Psychological Instruments
  11. Psychometric Testing

Research Activity

  1. [Journal Article]

    The influence of education and ethnicity on Mini Mental State Examination (MMSE) scores more..

    2009

    Katija Lila Khan

    Khan, Katija and Shanks, Michael F and Venneri, Annalena

    COMPLETED

  2. [Journal Article]

    Cultural differences in MMSE and ADAS-cog performance in Alzheimer's disease more..

    2010

    Katija Lila Khan

    Khan, Katija and Shanks, Michael F and Venneri, Annalena

    COMPLETED

  3. [Journal Article]

    Faster forgetting: Distinguishing Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia with delayed recall measures more..

    2013

    Katija Lila Khan

    Khan, Katija and Wakefield, Sarah and Blackburn, Daniel and Venneri, Annalena

    COMPLETED

  4. [Book Chapter]

    HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean more..

    2008

    Katija Lila Khan

    Weller, P Khan, K

    COMPLETED

  5. [Book Chapter]

    Forging a new dimension of Black Psychiatry in the Caribbean more..

    2010

    Katija Lila Khan

    Katija Khan Hari D Maharaj

    COMPLETED

  6. [Book Chapter]

    Culture and memory in the Caribbean more..

    2019

    Katija Lila Khan

    Alea N, Khan K, Pedro C, Raskin S.

    COMPLETED

  7. [Conference Proceedings]

    Lack of Organisational Strategy when Copying a Complex Figure in Frontotemporal Dementia Patients more..

    2012

    Katija Lila Khan

    Wakefield, Sarah and Khan, Katija and Blackburn, Daniel and Venneri, Annalena and Caffarra, Paolo

    COMPLETED

  8. [Conference Proceedings]

    Clarifying the Nature of Episodic Memory Deficits in Frontotemporal Dementia more..

    2012

    Katija Lila Khan

    Wakefield, Sarah and Khan, Katija and Blackburn, Daniel and Caffarra, Paolo and Venneri, Annalena

    COMPLETED

Public Service

  1. [Public or Community Service]

    Member, UWI COVID-19 Task Force more..

    March 2020

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  2. [Public or Community Service]

    Executive Council Member, Caribbean Alliance of National Psychology Associations (CANPA) more..

    2018-Present

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  3. [Public or Community Service]

    Member, North West Regional Health Authority (NWRHA) Regional Mental Health Committee more..

    2016 - present

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  4. [Public or Community Service]

    Director, Board of Directors, Silver Lining Foundation more..

    2019 - present

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

  5. [Public or Community Service]

    President, Trinidad and Tobago Association of Psychologists more..

    2015 - 2017

    Contribution of > Public or Community Service

    COMPLETED

Education and Training

  1. [Education and Training]

    PhD Psychology more..

    Contribution of > Education and Training

    COMPLETED

Memberships

  1. [Membership]

    Trinidad and Tobago Association of Psychologists more..

    Contribution of > Membership

    COMPLETED

In the News

  1. [News Article]

    Fake News and Coronavirus - CNC 3 News - Skype Interview more..

    Contribution of > News Article

    COMPLETED

  2. [News Article]

    Health Expert Warns about Fake Coronavirus News - Newspaper Article more..

    Contribution of > News Article

    COMPLETED

  3. [News Article]

    Managing your Mental Health During the COVID-19 Crisis - YouTube more..

    Contribution of > News Article

    COMPLETED

  4. [News Article]

    Coping with COVID-19 - CNC3 Morning Brew - In Studio Interview more..

    Contribution of > News Article

    COMPLETED

  5. [News Article]

    Managing COVID-19 Fears - CNC3 News - In Studio Interview more..

    Contribution of > News Article

    COMPLETED

Social Media

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