Clinical Neuropsychology

A clinical neuropsychologist is a doctoral level psychologist with specialized training in brain-behavior relationships. A neuropsychologist can provide assessment and interventions to people across the age span. They can aid in the diagnosis of brain disorders, assess cognitive skills, create comprehensive treatment plans, and provide specialized interventions for cognitive rehabilitation. Using standardized assessment measures neuropsychologists compare your performance with others with similar backgrounds as well as compared to your own difficulties in daily life. They provide a report describing your strengths and challenges so that your treatment team can improve your quality of life.

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Should read "clinical neuropsychiatry" but that wasn't an available option. My practice is psychiatry based, which considers medical, physiological & brain/cognitive differences in addition to psychological factors. Possibilities of neurodivergence (being neurodiverse), as well as cognitive and sensory differences are evaluated and considered in addition to psychological aspects. Neurodivergence, Asperger's & ASD1 assessment & diagnosis is available.

— Kim Salinger, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in San Rafael, CA

Our clinic is grounded in brain-behavior treatment. Neuropsychologists are experts in assessing thinking skills and describing functioning in a way that is helpful for you, your family and medicatl team. We aim to provide information that is understandable and answers the questions you have.

— Next Steps Neuropsychology, Clinical Psychologist in Oakland, CA

Clinical Neuropsychology is a specialty field within clinical psychology, dedicated to understanding the relationships between brain and behavior, particularly as these relationships can be applied to the diagnosis of brain disorder, assessment of cognitive and behavioral functioning and the design of effective treatment. Evaluations determine strengths and weaknesses, and treatment uses the strengths to help compensate for the weaknesses.

— Cynthia Bailey, Psychologist

Knowing how the brain interprets information can be helpful when we are suffering from stress and misalignment in our lives. There are valid and practical concepts and skills that can be learned through therapy and applied daily for improved functioning.

— Melissa Weisel, Addictions Counselor

I also provide psychological testing/assessment services for autism, ADHD, and dyslexia.

— Jessica Hogan, Clinical Psychologist

I utilize neuropsychology to show you the connection between your brain, emotions, and physical body, helping you eliminate anxiety, depression and anger once and for all.

— Ornella Dickson, Mental Health Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Work to differentiate psychiatric disorders from behavioral and/or medical problems.

— Amy Grammas, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Neuropsychology and neurocounseling are concerned with how a person's cognition and behavior are related to the brain.

— Jess Pliszka, Licensed Professional Counselor in Milwaukee, WI

Along with my outpatient therapy specialties, I've worked for many years in both inpatient and outpatient facilities conducting neuropsychological and forensic assessments since 2013. From university hospitals to state psychiatric hospitals, I've honed my diagnostic skills to best assist individuals find the answers they are seeking.

— Joel Frank, Psychologist in Sherman Oaks, CA