Neuropsychology Core

About Us

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. 

Services

  • 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.