Dr. DiRago is a bilingual (English/Spanish) licensed clinical psychologist who specializes in diagnostic psychological assessments of individuals across the lifespan. She is Adjunct Faculty at Palo Alto University/PGSP-Stanford Consortium where she teaches child assessment and personality and psychopathology assessment to graduate students.
Prior to her appointment at Stanford University, Dr. DiRago was the co-director of the assessment center at the Palo Alto University Gronowski Center where she trained and supervised advanced doctoral students on the psychological and neuropsychological assessment of children and adults. She also worked at Children's Health Council where she led multidisciplinary team evaluations for children and adolescents suspected of having severe and complex psychopathology, developmental disabilities, disruptive behavior disorders, learning disabilities, in-utero exposure to substances and/or autism spectrum disorders. She also conducted juvenile court ordered evaluations for San Mateo County. Dr. DiRago is currently the lead psychologist for Stanford's Program in Psychiatry and the Law.
Clinical Instructor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Co-Director, Assessment Clinic, Palo Alto University (2016 - 2018)
Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations
Co-Chair of Forensics Committee, Santa Clara County Psychological Association (2018 - 2019)
Char of Forensic Assessment/Neuropsychology Subcommittee, Santa Clara County Psychological Association. (2018 - 2019)
Ph.D., University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, Clinical Psychology
M.A., University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, Psychology
Sc.B., Brown University, Psychology