Rachel Butler Pagnotti, M.S., M.A.

Rachel Butler Pagnotti, M.S., M.A.

Rachel¬†Butler Pagnotti, M.S., M.A. is a fifth year doctoral candidate at Widener University’s Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology, specializing in neuropsychology.¬†She earned a Master’s degree in Cognitive Neuroscience from Durham University and a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Widener University.

Rachel’s previous psychotherapy experience was at SPIN, a center for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other neurocognitive disorders. She worked with children and their families to target and overcome a variety of emotional and behavioral challenges using a CBT-focused approach. At SPIN, she worked with children with a variety of diagnoses, including ASD, oppositional deficit disorder, anxiety, and depression. Additionally, Rachel has several years of experience working with older adults in an interdisciplinary hospital setting. In addition to cognitive testing, Rachel helps her patients and their families cope with significant medical diagnoses, such as dementia, and difficult life transitions. Rachel is a kind, empathic, and hard-working individual who works with and supports her clients to meet their goals and overcome challenges. In her free time, Rachel enjoys running, playing with her dog, and trying out new restaurants.