What is Neuropsychology?

Neuropsychology is a specialty that combines the fields of neuroscience and psychology and deals with the brain and its relationship to behavior. The brain is the most complex organ of the body and controls intellectual functioning, speech and language, the perception of touch, hearing, and vision, memory, attention, personality and the coordination of all movement. Because neurological disorders, such as traumatic brain injury or concussion, stroke, brain tumors, epilepsy, Alzheimer’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease or multiple sclerosis, and developmental disorders, such as Learning Disabilities, dyslexia, Autism or Asperger’s Disorder, may affect any of these functions, neuropsychological evaluation is an important part of diagnosis and treatment planning.
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Austin Neuropsychology is located in building F-2 of the Medical Science Center located on the south side of 38th Street between Guadalupe Street and Lamar Blvd.

Austin Neuropsychology
711 W. 38th Street, Building F2
Austin, TX 78705
512-637-5997 (fax)
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Head injuries may lead to early Alzheimer’s

Contact sports that can result in concussions, such as football, have given rise to worries that these head injuries may harm brain health later in life. A new study now investigates these claims in relation to the development of Alzheimer's disease. Do head injuries...

Detecting Autism in the Very Young

It can be hard to tell if a child has autism because many children without the condition have some of the same behavior. Most children with autism spectrum disorder don't get a diagnosis until they're 4 or older. But the U.S. Centers for Disease Control says that it's...

What Is Neuropsychology?

Neuropsychology, a clinical psychology specialization, is concerned with the brain and behavioral and cognitive problems. Using assessment techniques and psychological tests, neuropsychology can be used to identify various brain disorders such as Alzheimer's, stroke...

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