2350 N. Stemmons Freeway
Dallas, Texas 75207
Dr. Canas is a Clinical Neuropsychologist at Children’s Health and an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Texas Southwestern (UTSW) Medical Center. She conducts neuropsychological evaluations of pediatric patients with an array of complex medical, developmental, and neurological conditions, with an emphasis on Spanish-speaking patients, as well as those with Neurofibromatosis, Type 1 and congenital heart disease. She is the Lead Pediatric Neuropsychologist for the Children’s Health/UTSW Neurofibromatosis Program and the Spanish-Bilingual Neuropsychologist for the Children’s Health Heart Center Fontan Program.
Dr. Canas earned a doctorate in school psychology through Texas Woman's University (APA-accredited). She completed a predoctoral internship in school psychology through the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center/Louisiana School Psychology Internship Consortium (APA-accredited) and a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in pediatric neuropsychology through the University of Colorado School of Medicine/Children’s Hospital Colorado (APPCN member). Dr. Canas is a licensed psychologist (Texas) and a Nationally Certified School Psychologist.