Inclement Weather Alert

Due to inclement weather the operating status of Gallaudet University and the Clerc Center has changed:

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Gallaudet University: Closed
KDES: Closed
MSSD: Closed

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Gallaudet University: Opening at 10 am
All classes beginning at 9:30 am will begin at 10 am.

KDES: Closed
MSSD: Opening at 10 am

Posted 3/21/2018 at 7:29 PM EST

Lawrence Pick, Ph.D., ABPP

Professor/Summer Internship Supervisor
Psychology / Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program

Lawrence Pick

Phone Numbers

202-448-7546 (V)
202-250-2931 (VP)



Hall Memorial Building S420

Dr. Pick's current research program focuses on the neuropsychological mechanisms and cognitive processes underlying educational achievement and learning disabilities among deaf and deafblind people. He is on the Editorial Board for the Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education and is a reviewer for journals and grant agencies in the areas of behavioral neuroscience and clinical neuropsychology. 


Specializations/Interests: Lifespan clinical neuropsychology, behavioral neuroscience, cultural and linguistic diversity, deafblind communities, and trauma/anxiety

Licensed Psychologist in District of Columbia, New York, and Virginia. 

Clinical Practicum, Pediatric Neuropsychology, Psychology of Emotion

Faculty Development Committee, Gallaudet University

  • Barreto Abrams, JO., Rodriguez, Y., Wright, G., & Pick, LH. (2017, August). Neuropsychological assessment of deaf-blind children and adolescents: A transactional approach. In Pick, LH., Neuropsychological considerations when working with deaf and hard of hearing adults and children. Presented at the 125th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.
  • Pick, LH., Aldalur, A., Garrido-Nag, K. & Koo, D. (2016). American Sign Language story recall among Deaf young adults [Abstract]. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 30(5), 794-795.
  • Koo, D., Pick, LH. & Garrido-Nag, K. (2016). Neurolinguistics: Cortex imaging. In G. Gertz & P. Boudreault (Eds.), The SAGE Deaf Studies Encyclopedia (pp. 712-715). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE.
  • Guardino, D., Koo, D., Garrido-Nag, K. & Pick, L. (2015). Verbal fluency performance among Deaf readers [Abstract]. JINS, 21(s1), 41.Smith, R. AE. & Pick, LH. (2015). Sexual assault experienced by deaf female undergraduates: Prevalence and characteristics. Violence and Victims, 30(6), 948-959.
  • Smith, R. AE. & Pick, LH. (2015). Sexual assault experienced by deaf female undergraduates: Prevalence and characteristics. Violence and Victims30(6), 948-959.


800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002


800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002