A clinical neuropsychologist is a professional psychologist trained in the science of brain-behavior relationships. The clinical neuropsychologist specializes in the application of assessment and intervention principles based on the scientific study of human behavior across the lifespan as it relates to normal and abnormal functioning of the central nervous system.
The neuropsychologists at MPS, Inc. frequently work with medical doctors such as psychiatrists, geriatricians, and neurologists to help with the functional and diagnostic assessment of patients. Recommendations are made for treatment and intervention or level of care. When possible, the family is included to increase their understanding of the patient's condition and limitations.