Neuropsychology is the study of brain-behavior relationships. Neuropsychologists apply principles of assessment and intervention based upon the scientific study of human behavior as it relates to normal and abnormal functioning of the central nervous system.
- Collaboration on study design and grant proposals
- Determining the neurodevelopmental or neuropsychological assessment battery to address research questions
- Data interpretation
- Writing the neuropsych-related portions of posters and manuscripts
- Data collection (please see table below)
Age of Research Participants: 3 months to 60 years
Neurodevelopmental Evaluations: Assessing Cognition, Receptive and Expressive Language, Fine and Gross Motor Skills, Social Skills and Adaptive Functioning.
Autism Spectrum Evaluations: Structured parent interview (ADI-R), Child evaluation (ADOS-2)
Neuropsychological Evaluations: Assessing Attention, Working Memory, Processing Speed, Language, Fine and Gross Motor Skills, Visuo-constructional Skills, Verbal and Nonverbal Learning and Memory, Executive Functions, Intellectual Functioning, and Social, Emotional, Behavioral, and Adaptive functioning.
- Fee Structure
- Core Acknowledgment in Publications
Fee for Service @175.00 per hour or %FTE of Dr. O’Neil’s time (.10 minimum)
How to cite the Core in publications:
The authors thank Sharon O’Neil, PhD, and the Neuropsychology Core at The Saban Research Institute of Children's Hospital Los Angeles for expert assistance with technical assessment.