Neuropsychological Evaluations at InwardBoundPsych
Neuropsychological evaluations are an essential component in the diagnosis and treatment of various medical, behavioral, and psychiatric disorders. The relevance of neuropsychological evaluations is to thoroughly understand the intricacies of brain-behavior disorders and can best be understood as; "If an MRI could talk." Neuropsychologists work collaboratively with allied health professions such as neurologists, psychiatrists, primary care doctors, pediatricians, gynecologists and obstetrics, endocrinologists, geriatric physicians, rheumatologists, sleep medicine physicians, nurse practitioners, occupational therapists, and physical therapists.
Neuropsychological evaluations are often used to clarify brain-behavior changes and crystallize diagnostic certainty in the following types of problems and disorders: