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David Lechuga, PhD, ABPP, ABN

David Lechuga, PhD, ABPP, ABN; Co-Founder/Facilitator

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Professional Background

Dr. Lechuga has been the Founder/Director of the Lake Forest Neurobehavioral Clinic for 35 years. He is the neuropsychological consultant for the Los Angeles Kings, LA Football Club, LA Galaxy, LA Giltinis and collegiate sport programs. He is a Past-President of the California Psychological Association and Founder/Past-Chair of the CPA Division of Neuropsychology. Dr. Lechuga was California’s representative to the APA Council of Representatives for six years.   

Dr. Lechuga is Past-president and Administrative Director of the Hispanic Neuropsychological Society. Dr. Lechuga is a Fellow of HNS, the National Academy of Neuropsychology, and the Sports Neuropsychological Society. Dr. Lechuga is a clinical instructor within the UCLA Division of Psychology at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavioral. He is a supervisor within the UCLA Hispanic Neuropsychiatric Center for Excellence. Dr. Lechuga is board certified in clinical psychology and rehabilitation psychology from the American Board of Professional Psychology and Neuropsychology from the American Board of Professional Neuropsychology. 

My Story

Dr. Lechuga is married to Debra Brancato. His children are Nico and Chloe Lechuga. His grandchildren and Javier and Raina Lechuga. Dr. Lechuga was born in Lynwood, California and raised in Carson, California.  He is Latinx, Filipino-American, and Native American. 

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