Jason K. Johannesen PhD Clin

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; Research Psychologist, VACHS

Departments & Organizations

Psychiatry: Connecticut Mental Health Center | VA-CMHC-Yale Learning Based Recovery Center

Research Interests

Cognitive neuroscience; Psychophysiology; Neuropsychology; Cognitive remediation; Learning; Neuroplasticity; Neurodevelopment

Clinical Interests

schizophrenia; neuropsychology, cognitive remediation, vocational rehabilitation


  • B.S., University of Oregon , 1997
  • M.S., Indiana-University Purdue , 2004
  • Ph.D. Clin, Indiana University Purdue , 2007

Selected Publication

  • Johannesen, J. K., O’Donnell, B. F., Shekhar, A., McGrew, J. H., & Hetrick, W. P. (2012). Diagnostic Specificity of Neurophysiological Endophenotypes in Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder. Schizophrenia Bulletin. doi: 10.1093/schbul/sbs093

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • NARSAD Young Investigator Award(2011) , The National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression