Ellen is a research assistant with a strong interest in both neuropsychology and mental health research. She holds a BSc in psychology from Florida State University and an MSc in cognitive neuroscience from the University of York. She previously worked as a research assistant with psychosis and older adult mental health studies. She also has experience running fMRI based research studies at the York Neuroimaging Centre. Ellen is currently working with the COMIC team on a study looking into LEGO-based therapy for children with diagnoses on the Autism spectrum (I-SOCIALISE).