Introduction to Neuropsychological Screening

  Introduction to Neuropsychological Screening  $120.00
  Advances in Cognitive Assessment  $120.00
  Both Dempsey Workshops (April 14 & 21)  $180.00
Dempsey Introduction to Neuropsychological Screening

New Research ... the Latest Instruments ... Treatment Advances

Participants are encouraged to bring case samples (with confidentiality protections) for group analysis

Also, feel free to submit a question on the "Ask Dr. Dempsey" page of her website

Rachyll Dempsey, Psy.D. is a psychologist, professor, and also works for the CA Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) in the role of Assessment Services Coordinator.  She also maintains a private practice with a focus on forensic, neuropsychological, cognitive and personality testing. 

Dr. Dempsey has also performed functional analysis and assessments for Social Security applicants, with a specialty in malingering evaluations.
Workshop Benefits

1) Develop an in-demand specialization for administering and interpreting basic Neuropsychological Screening Assessment measures

Gain basic knowledge that can be added to your existing practice.

3)  This course will cover the newest research in neuroanatomy and causes for such disorders as dementia, ADHD, and TBI

This course offers optimal design for learning which includes updates on research and other foundational material, a course Facilitator, and learning activities to use independently in practice

5)  Informal case consultation from Instructor and peers

***   Dr. Rachyll Dempsey offers another Assessment Workshop --
       Advances in Cognitive Assessment, Saturday, April 14, 2012
Workshop Description

Intro to Neuropsychological Screening is designed to help clinicians develop the competencies needed to administer and interpret the most up-to-date, reliable and valid tests or neuropsychological screening instruments..

This is a skill-focused course which will help professionals with specific elements of Screenings, including differentiating symptoms of dementia from depression; evaluating basic measures of executive functioning, memory and language; and knowing when to refer clients for additional testing.
Date, Time and Tuition

Saturday, April 21 ~ 9am - 5pm, 7 CE Hrs

Alliant International University
10455 Pomerardo Rd.
San Diego, CA 92131

Tuition: $120, (tuition if registering for both workshops is $180)
Who Should Attend?

Marriage and Family Therapists

It is expected that professionals who attend this Workshop will have a basic understanding of neuroanatomy and psychometrics.