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Determination of Decision-Making Capacity in Older Adults: How Can a Neuropsychologist Help?

By | 2017-05-25T13:35:32+00:00 August 15th, 2015|forensic neuropsychologist, forensic neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, forensic neuropsychology, IME neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, neuropsychologist, neuropsychologist in Charlotte|

Neuropsychologists play a critical role, together with the medical and legal professions, in helping us to understand whether an individual is able to make reasoned medical decisions.  Neuropsychologists also make recommendations that have bearing on disposition planning (can an individual safely live independently, or does s/he require assistance, assisted living, or 24-hour supervision?).  While any [...]

The Role of the Neuropsychologist in the Personal Injury or Workers’ Compensation Case

By | 2017-05-25T13:35:32+00:00 July 25th, 2015|concussion, forensic neuropsychologist, forensic neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, forensic neuropsychology, IME neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, traumatic brain injury|

Put simply, a neuropsychologist is an expert on brain-behavior relationships.  If a person experiences injury to brain tissue, there can be an impact on cognitive, behavioral, and personality functioning, depending on the severity of the brain injury, the part(s) of the brain impacted, and a host of other factors.  The neuropsychologist is an expert on [...]

Should My Client Get Functional Neuroimaging?: The Forensic Neuropsychologist – Attorney Dialogue

By | 2017-05-25T13:35:32+00:00 July 18th, 2015|criminal forensic neuropsychology, forensic neuropsychologist, forensic neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, forensic neuropsychology, IME neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, neuropsychologist, neuropsychologist in Charlotte, traumatic brain injury|

Should My Client Get Functional Neuroimaging?:  The Forensic Neuropsychologist - Attorney Dialogue Questions abound regarding the role of neuroimaging in the courtroom and its relationship to neuropsychological testing, behavioral disturbance, and day to day functioning.  There have been recent advances in neuroimaging, resulting in functional neuroimaging methods such as SPECT, PET, QEEG, MEG, DTI, and [...]

Why Should an Attorney Care about Neuropsychological Effort Testing?

By | 2017-05-25T13:35:32+00:00 July 1st, 2015|forensic neuropsychologist, forensic neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, forensic neuropsychology, IME neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, neuropsychologist, neuropsychologist in Charlotte, traumatic brain injury, Uncategorized|

Why Should an Attorney Care about Neuropsychological Effort Testing? Use of effort testing in neuropsychology (also known as symptom validity testing or performance validity testing) is the current norm and expected standard of practice in neuropsychological evaluations.  Effort tests that are included as part of the neuropsychological evaluation inform as to whether an examinee is [...]

What is a Forensic Neuropsychological Evaluation?

By | 2017-05-25T13:35:32+00:00 July 1st, 2015|forensic neuropsychologist, forensic neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, forensic neuropsychology, IME neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, neuropsychologist, neuropsychologist in Charlotte, traumatic brain injury, Uncategorized|

What is a Forensic Neuropsychological Evaluation? Neuropsychological consultation has long played a major role in diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, and educational and vocational planning.  The expert forensic neuropsychologist in America today can invite referrals of individuals with the following conditions or needs: Ø       Acquired brain injury Ø       Memory loss or attention problems [...]

When Should an Attorney Refer to an Expert Forensic Neuropsychologist?

By | 2017-05-25T13:35:32+00:00 July 1st, 2015|forensic neuropsychologist, forensic neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, forensic neuropsychology, IME neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, neuropsychologist, neuropsychologist in Charlotte, traumatic brain injury|

When Should an Attorney Refer to an Expert Forensic Neuropsychologist? While you may wish to avoid coaching your clients, it can be helpful to identify when referral to an expert forensic neuropsychologist is warranted within the context of a personal injury case.  Here are several guidelines in the case of possible concussion or traumatic brain [...]

Forensic Neuropsychology Expert Dialogue with the Attorney: Unemployment after TBI

By | 2017-05-25T13:35:32+00:00 June 30th, 2015|forensic neuropsychologist, forensic neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, forensic neuropsychology, IME neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, neuropsychologist, neuropsychologist in Charlotte, traumatic brain injury|

  As an attorney, it is important to understand all of the factors that may have contributed to your client’s unemployment or underemployment after brain injury so you can prepare your case.  A now well-cited article discusses likelihood of unemployment after TBI and the factors that influence this.  It is important to understand that there [...]

Controversies in Concussion Frequently Encountered by Attorneys and Expert Forensic Neuropsychologists: Subconcussion or Subconcussive Blows

By | 2017-05-25T13:35:32+00:00 June 29th, 2015|forensic neuropsychologist, forensic neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, forensic neuropsychology, IME neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, neuropsychologist, neuropsychologist in Charlotte, traumatic brain injury|

Controversies in Concussion Frequently Encountered by Attorneys and Expert Forensic Neuropsychologists:  Subconcussion or Subconcussive Blows Some of the most significant controversies in the field currently relate to (1) diagnosis of TBI retrospectively (particularly concussion), and (2) chronic symptoms following TBI.  It is difficult, in some cases, for experts to agree on short and long term [...]

What is a Military Forensic Neuropsychologist? Guidelines for Selecting an Expert Forensic Neuropsychologist (Part 1)

By | 2017-05-25T13:35:32+00:00 June 29th, 2015|forensic neuropsychology, IME neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, neuropsychologist, neuropsychologist in Charlotte, traumatic brain injury|

What is a Military Forensic Neuropsychologist?  Guidelines for Selecting an Expert Forensic Neuropsychologist (Part 1) A military forensic neuropsychologist can be indispensable in a military court case where questions about impact of TBI, posttraumatic stress disorder, and other conditions are raised.  Rule of Court Martial 706 (RCM 706) permits military defense attorneys to request a [...]

Concussion Workup Increasing in the Emergency Department: An Update for Personal Injury Attorneys

By | 2017-05-25T13:35:32+00:00 June 28th, 2015|forensic neuropsychologist, forensic neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, forensic neuropsychology, IME neuropsychologist Charlotte NC, neuropsychologist, neuropsychologist in Charlotte, traumatic brain injury, Uncategorized|

Concussion Workup Increasing in the Emergency Department:  An Update for Personal Injury Attorneys An interesting article was released this week regarding how emergency department visits and head CT utilization have increased over the years (the study time frame was 2006-2011).  This article was published in the Journal of Academic Emergency Medicine (2015 June 25; Zonfrillo [...]