This free webinar from NF Mid-Atlantic provides important information for patients, parents, and caregivers of people with Neurofibromatosis. Based on current research findings and clinical experience, this webinar focuses on the different domains of cognitive functioning, and how they are affected in patients with Neurofibromatosis.
Neuropsychology studies brain-behavior relationships. A clinical neuropsychologist uses especially designed tests, patient history, and observation to assess the congitive and behavioral functioning of patients with known or suspected neurological conditons.
Dr. Barbara Couvadelli, MD, PhD is a pediatric and adult clinical Neuropsychologist. She focuses on the assessment and treatment planning of a wide spectrum of neurological and neurodevelopmental conditions that can negatively impact an individual’s life at different developmental stages. Dr. Couvadelli’s unique background in both medicine and psychology enables her to better understand an individual’s current level of cognitive, psychological and adaptive functioning