Kristine Lundgren, Sc.D., CCC-SLP

Dr. Lundgren is Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology at Boston University School of Medicine and Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She received her BA from the University of Connecticut and her MS and ScD at Boston University. In addition, Dr Lundgren completed an internship in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction at the Center for Mindfulness, a program in the Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, Department of Medicine, at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and a NIH postdoctoral fellowship in Aphasiology at the Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Lundgren serves on the board of directors for the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts and the Charlestown Recovery House. She is Co-chair of the Northeast Regional Rehabilitation and Recovery Committee of the American Stroke Association; and is on the Professional Panel for the Aphasia Hope Foundation. Her research projects include the Metaphor Training Program (NIDCD funded 5R21DC007165-0 and 1R01DC009045-01) and the Theory of Mind Training Program. Her areas of interest include cognitive-linguistic disorders in adults with traumatic brain injury and right hemisphere damage, the use of complementary alternative approaches to treating communication disorders, and narrative and discourse impairments in individuals with acquired brain injury.

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