Neuropsychological Assessment (6 CE’s)
Presented by April Krowel, Ph.D.
April 4th, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Course Description and Target Audience
This course is a primer on neuropsychological assessment and testing. The presentation is for traditional psychologists/psychotherapists to explore basic neurological conditions including dementia and traumatic brain injury. There are no known risks to this course.
The target audience is mental health providers (advanced doctoral level psychology trainees, psychologists in practice, master’s level clinicians etc).
- Describe basic domains of neuropsychological assessment (i.e. memory, executive functions, etc.)
- Decribe types of brain/neurologic injury
- Explain Traumatic Brain injury (TBI) and TBI assessment
- Explain dementia and dementia assessment
- Explain movement disorders (e.g., Parkinson’s disease, Huntington’s disease)
April Krowel, Ph.D., completed her APA internship on neuropsychology at VA Illiana Heath Care System, which adhered to Houston Guidelines for board certification in neuropsychology. She was recently licensed as a psychologist. Since September 2017, Dr. Krowel has been a Neuropsychology Postdoctoral Fellow at the Brain Performance and Psychology Center. Evaluations included primarily outpatient assessment of cognitive impairments related to dementia, movement disorders, traumatic brain injury, learning and attention disorders, substance use disorders, medical comorbidities, and psychiatric illnesses. She provides therapy services to primarily adults and geriatrics related to stress management, anxiety, depression, post-brain injury concerns, veteran-related issues (such as reintegration/transition, PTSD), and end-of-life concerns.
Location and Costs
$55.00 – Regular Registration Fee
$41.25 – Consortium Affiliate
No Charge – NPTC Director or Supervisor
The presentation will be offered in the Gym at Four County Counseling Center, 1015 Michigan Avenue, Logansport, Indiana 46947.