New England Psychological Assessment Center , Inc.

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What is a Neuropsychological Evaluation?
Neuropsychological evaluation involves assessing and understanding one’s overall functioning using noninvasive, comprehensive, clinical methods.  The evaluation helps to identify a person’s neurocognitive strengths and weaknesses and explain how these impact the individual in:

  • School
  • The workplace
  • Personal and family relationships
  • Social situations

Once the problem is accurately understood, appropriate and effective solutions can be pursued.  Valuable information for developing personalized treatment strategies can be obtained through assessment in the following areas: 

  • Aptitude
  • Academic achievement
  • Abstract reasoning
  • Concept formation
  • Attention
  • Concentration
  • Auditory perception
  • Discrimination skills
  • Emotional functioning
  • Language skills
  • Memory
  • Motor function - speed, strength, coordination
  • Psycho motor problem solving skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Tactile perceptual functions
  • Visuospatial functions

Neuropsychological assessment is highly effective in diagnosing and planning treatment for concerns which may include:

  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Specific learning Styles
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Personality and Behavior Disorders
  • Head Injury (Traumatic Brain Injury)
  • Stroke
  • Alzheimer's Disorder
  • Memory Difficulties
  • Substance Abuse
  • Toxic Exposure

Services

  • Neuropsychological Assessments
  • Psychological Assessments
  • Independent Neuropsychological Evaluation
  • Case Consultation and Record Review