When would a Neuropsychologist be needed?

A Neuropsychological assessment is often used to answer a specific referral question. The following types of people might make a referral for a Neuropsychological assessment or treatment: The individual or family member; A Health Professional (e.g. General...

What is Neuropsychological Rehabilitation?

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation is that name given to support provided to those experiencing cognitive problems. It involves assisting the individual to learn a range of practical strategies that can assist them to deal with their particular areas of cognitive...

What does a Neuropsychologist do?

A Neuropsychologist is trained to use a range of psychometric tests to examine an individual’s cognitive functioning. Cognitive areas that are typically assessed include the following: Intelligence & Reasoning Verbal and Non-Verbal Skills Attention, Concentration...

What is Neuropsychology?

Neuropsychology is a discipline within Psychology that focuses on the relationship between the brain and behaviour. Neuropsychology looks to assess the functioning of the brain including processes such as memory, intelligence, processing speed, planning and...