MEET THE STAFF
The Sports Concussion Center of New Jersey is internationally recognized as a pioneer in concussion education, identification, treatment, and research. Our dedicated staff believes in Brain Hygiene, and is committed to a team approach, treating each concussion and each individual as unique.
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SCCNJ Staff Profiles
Rosemarie Scolaro Moser, Ph.D., ABN, ABPP-RP
Licensed Psychologist N.J. # SI 02148
Licensed Psychologist PENNA. # PS 004532L
Authority to Practice Interjurisdictional Telepsychology, APIT #3394
Dr. Moser is the Director of the RSM Psychology Center and the Sports Concussion Center of New Jersey. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with Honors and Magna Cum Laude, and her Ph.D. in Professional Psychology, from the University of Pennsylvania, where she was named the Pi Lambda Theta Outstanding Doctoral Student of the Year. She is a board-certified neuropsychologist and rehabilitation psychologist and a state certified school psychologist. She is also certified by the APA College of Professional Psychology in Alcohol and Substance Use Disorders.
Dr. Moser’s publications have covered the topics of learning and memory disorders, concussion, brain injury, Alzheimer’s Disease, post-traumatic stress, psychotherapy, personality, violence, parenting techniques, alcohol/substance abuse, medical illnesses, and practice ethics. Her research has been published in scientific journals such as American Journal of Sports Medicine, Applied Neuropsychology, Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, British Journal of Sports Medicine, Developmental Neuropsychology, JAMA: Pediatrics, Journal of Athletic Training, Journal of Pediatrics, Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, Neurosurgery, and The Clinical Neuropsychologist.
Dr. Moser has served as a scientific expert and co-author for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC- P) Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Workgroup Guidelines, and as a subject matter expert and systematic review co-author for the 2017 International Consensus Conference in Sport (CIS)-Berlin and for the upcoming 2022 Amsterdam guidelines. She is internationally recognized for her work in sports concussion and is the author of the highly acclaimed Ahead of the Game: The Parents’ Guide to Youth Sports Concussion (Dartmouth College Press). She has been named the official concussion doctor for many professional teams including the ECHL Trenton Titans Ice Hockey, the Philadelphia Soul Arena Football, the Trenton Steel Arena Football, and the Jersey Flight Arena Football.
Dr. Moser is the current President of the Sports Neuropsychology Society, Past President of the New Jersey Psychological Association and the New Jersey Neuropsychological Society, and Past Treasurer of the National Academy of Neuropsychology. She has been awarded the American Psychological Association Presidential Award for Advocacy in Psychology (Karl Heiser Award), the 2020 Sports Neuropsychology Society Distinguished Career Award, the 2019 Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey Jill Shulman Community Pillar Award, and the 2020: Alfred Wellner Lifetime Achievement Award for Clinical Excellence from the National Register of Health Service Psychologists. She is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, the National Academy of Neuropsychology, and the Sports Neuropsychology Society and is an adjunct professor of clinical psychology at the Widener University.
Dr. Moser is featured in popular national media such as Wall Street Journal, USA Hockey Magazine, Good Housekeeping, Reuters, Philadelphia Inquirer, Washington Times, and the Chicago Tribune. She has appeared on numerous TV and radio programs, as well as in the PBS full length documentary feature MomsTeam TV documentary, The Smartest Team.
Philip Schatz, Ph.D.
Director of Neuropsychology Research
Dr. Philip Schatz is a neuropsychologist with research interests in the areas of outcome following traumatic brain injury, assessing and monitoring the effects of concussion in youth and collegiate athletes, and computer-based assessment.
Dr. Schatz received his BS in psychology from Penn State University (1986) and his MS and PhD in Neuropsychology from Drexel University (1995). He completed his pre-doctoral internship at The Toronto Hospital in Canada, and joined the St. Joseph’s University faculty in 1998, where he currently serves as Professor in the psychology department.
Dr. Schatz has been conducting research on sports-related concussion for over a decade, and maintains an active program of research in this area. More information about his research and publications are available on his personal website.
Bridget Mayer, Psy.D.
Licensed Psychologist NJ #SI06624
Neuropsychology Certificate, Widener University
Certificate in Cognitive Rehabilitation-ACRM
Authority to Practice Interjurisdictional Telepsychology APIT #11827
Dr. Mayer received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Widener University with a specialization in Clinical Neuropsychology. She completed her Master degree in Clinical Psychology and her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at the Montclair State University, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She completed her doctoral internship at the Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology, Widener University and her two-year post-doctoral fellowship in neuropsychology at the RSM Psychology Center and Sports Concussion Center of New Jersey. She has had a long history of service at both Centers since 2013. In addition, she has obtained the Certificate in Cognitive Rehabilitation from the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine.
Dr. Mayer’s many areas of expertise include neuropsychological assessments, school-based assessments, sports concussion management, cognitive rehabilitation, and cognitive behavioral psychotherapy (CBT) for adolescents and adults. She has worked with individuals across the age span to help improve both their emotional well-being and brain health.
Dr. Mayer has presented her original research at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, the Sports Neuropsychology Society Symposium, and the International Family Violence and Child Victimization Conference of the Family Research Laboratory. She has also published research in journals such as the Psychology of Violence, the Journal of Concussion, and the Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology. She has co-authored original research accepted by the International Consensus Conference of the Concussion in Sport Group (CISG) in Amsterdam. She has co-authored articles for the lay public on subjects such as the long-term symptoms of COVID-19.
Jessica M. Corrigan, PsyD, NCSP
Licensed Psychologist NJ #SI06542
Licensed Psychologist PENNA #PS019333
NJ Certified School Psychologist
Nationally Certified School Psychologist
Dr. Corrigan completed her doctorate in psychology at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Sociology with a minor in Justice, Law, & Society from the University of Rhode Island. Among her distinctions is induction into the Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society. She completed her doctoral internship at the RSM Psychology Center and Sports Concussion Center of New Jersey, working with individuals across the life span, from the school-aged to older adults.
Dr. Corrigan has worked in the school system for over a decade, providing assessments and school-based counseling. She continues to address the issues of developmental disorders, family systems, and crisis intervention. Her research has been in the area of symptom reporting in baseline testing for concussion.
Dr. Corrigan’s expertise includes cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), neuropsychological and school assessments, and cognitive rehabilitation. She is licensed to practice in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania and is certified as a school psychologist.
We welcome her return to our Centers where she is providing psychotherapy services to adolescents and adults.
Connor Uhrig, MS, MA
Neuropsychology Doctoral Intern
Mr. Uhrig is a doctoral candidate in the Widener University Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology program with specializations in neuropsychology and school psychology. He received a Master of Arts degree in clinical psychology from Widener University, a Master of Science degree in health psychology from the University of the Sciences, and a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology with a minor in behavioral neuroscience from Stockton University. He has completed externship training at Penn Medicine, Bancroft NeuroRehab, Penn Athletics, and Strath Haven High School where he engaged in neuropsychological and psychoeducational evaluation, as well as psychotherapy, mental health screenings, and cognitive rehabilitation.
Michelle Grazioli, BS
Neuropsychology Doctoral Extern
Ms. Grazioli is a doctoral candidate in the Montclair State University Clinical Psychology Ph.D. program. She received her Bachelor of Science degree with a double major in Psychology and Exercise Science from Rutgers University, New Brunswick. She has completed externship training at Neurabilities Healthcare. She is a certified Registered Behavior Technician and has worked as an Applied Behavior Analysis Technician. Her past research has focused on autism and neurodevelopmental disorders and her current research is in the area of individual sense of control and its relationship to psychological health.
Alexander Moser, MSA
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Moser received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Lehigh University and his Master of Science degree in Accounting from Boston College. Prior to joining SCCNJ in 2010, as the new Chief Operating Officer, he served as a Senior Associate for KPMG. Mr. Moser is an avid, long-time athlete continuing his participation in competitive ice hockey, mountain and road cycling, and auto racing.