Brain Injury often affects cognitive abilities, behavior and emotions. Common complaints
from survivors and family members are trouble with remembering things, word finding,
concentrating and multi-
Often the neuropsychological evaluation can be a starting point for the counselor to work with the individual, the neuropsychologist and others involved in providing supports. Neuropsychological evaluations examines how well the individual’s brain is working when it performs certain functions (for example remembering).
The evaluation can provide information that links the cognitive strengths and weaknesses
to the individual’s day-
For best results, it is important for the counselor to provide information regarding the individual. The counselor should also provide specific questions regarding what information they are looking for.