Neuropsychological Evaluations and Non-pharmaceutical Treatment
The best neuropsychological testing and treatment center
in New York, NY.
The Brain Clinic’s mission is to help you build a better brain. We offer a variety of high quality, cost-effective assessment and treatment options under the careful supervision of Dr. J. Lawrence Thomas, a senior level neuropsychologist and clinical psychologist in practice for over 30 years.
We offer neuropsychologial evaluations and non-pharmaceutical treatments useful for individuals with:
Extended Time on Standardized Exams
Adults and teens with learning disabilities are able to gain additional time in high-stakes testing situations (SAT, ACT, MCAT, LSAT, GRE, GMAT, etc) with the right documentation.
High-Stakes Testing Express:
The Brain Clinic offers a quick method for determining if you are likely to have a good case for getting extra time for high-stakes testing accommodations. All it takes is approximately 90 minutes of your time to determine if you will have a strong possibility of being granted. Fee is $350, and testing can be done on Saturdays. Call today to set up an appointment.
Contact us for more information about our services and to schedule an appointment. We look forward to helping you build a better brain. Neuropsychological Evaluations and Non-pharmaceutical Treatment in New York, NY.
The World Health Organization Adult Self-Report Scale (ASRS) Screener
The World Health Organization has prepared a self-screening questionnaire you can use to determine if you might have adult ADHD. The Adult Self-Report Scale (ASRS) Screenerwill help you recognize the signs and symptoms of adult ADHD. The ASRS is comprised of 6 questions that are ranked on a scale of 0 to 4. If you have at least 4 of these 6 symptoms significantly, you may have ADHD and should seek out a formal diagnosis.
When you complete this Adult ADHD questionnaire, if the results seem to indicate you might have ADHD (that is, four or more of your answers in Part A are located in the grey boxes), then bring a copy of the questionnaire with you when you seek diagnosis to help with the diagnostic process.
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THE NEW SCIENCE: Changing Ourselves by Changing the Brain, by Patty de Llosa
I spoke with neuropsychologist James Lawrence Thomas, author of Do You Have Attention Deficit Disorder? whose Brain Clinic (www.thebrainclinic.com) specializes in diagnosing and treating adult ADD, learning disabilities, mild head injuries, bipolar disorder, depression, and pain management. Treatment can include psychotherapy, cognitive remediation, neurofeedback, and biofeedback. He explained that the term neurotherapy includes all forms of training the brain with special equipment while neurofeedback usually refers to brainwave training, also called EEG Biofeedback. Since brain waves occur in various frequencies …read more