Neuropsychology is the study of brain-behavior relationships. Through a process that involves gathering historical information, interviews with important persons, direct testing of abilities and consideration of emotional and behavioral adjustment, the neuropsychologist attempts to identify whether some form of brain dysfunction exists. Careful measurement of brain functions can assist patient and their healthcare team to understand how a brain disorder might be the affecting an individual's thinking, mood and behavior; and often can lead to specific recommendations for treatment.
Your physician or another healthcare provider may have referred you to our office for a neuropsychological evaluation, or you may have identified a need for this kind of service on your own. We look forward to speaking with you about your specific concerns and goals.