Expertise

At Advanced Neuropsychology Associates, we support children with a variety of different conditions. In some cases, the child has an unknown condition that needs medical evaluation. We can also work with children who have developmental differences but no medical condition.
 
Here are some of the medical conditions with which we have experience:
  • Any history of brain surgery or open heart surgery
  • Abnormal brain imaging
  • Birth defects
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Lesions or Cortical Dysplasia
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cancer, Leukemia
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Congenital Heart Disease (CHD)
  • Other Types of Heart Disease
  • Encephalitis, Meningitis, and Infections in the Brain
  • Epilepsy and Seizures
  • Genetic Disorders (e.g., DiGeorge or 22q11, Trisomy 21/Down Syndrome, Turner Syndrome)
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Prematurity
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Stroke
  • Solid Organ Transplant
  • Spina Bifida
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Others

Regardless of medical condition, here are some of the symptoms and concerns we can support:

  • Attention problems
  • Adult transition
  • Learning delays or differences
  • Handwriting challenges
  • Depression, anxiety, and other emotional symptoms
  • Hyperactivity and impulsivity
  • Medical nonadherence
  • Memory problems
  • Executive functioning difficulties
  • Social differences
  • Unusual or repetitive behaviors and tics
  • Reduced independence for everyday routines
  • Motor delays
  • Others