–A comprehensive neuropsychological evaluation or testing consists of record review, clinical interview focusing on problems/difficulties and relevant history, followed by standardized paper and pencil and computerized tests of cognitive (e .g., attention, concentration, learning and memory, speed of thinking, language, reasoning, judgment, and motor skills), emotional, and personality functions.
The whole process typically lasts approximately 2-8 hours,depending on the issues involved, completed in 1-day or divided into several days, depending on the fatigue level and time. The results of the evaluation and recommendations are discussed in person in a feedback session with opportunity for questions/concerns.
— You should be well-rested and have something to eat prior to the appointment. You will be provided with breaks throughout the procedure.
–Please bring your reading glasses and/or hearing aids and a list of your medications with dosage, as well as any reports of recent blood work, CT/MRI/PET scan imaging studies and EEG.