Neuropsychological Assessment: Basics and Beyond

Snezana Mitrovic-Tosovic, Clinical Psychologist
Thursday 16 May 2019
9:00am – 4:30pm
Seminar Room, School of Psychology, 
Level 3, North Shore Library Building
229 Dairy Flat Highway, Albany Village, Auckland

Overview of the training

The workshop will cover Neuropsychological assessment for adults and older adults from referral to formulation and recommendations. Participants will learn how to effectively conduct a neuropsychological assessment.

At the end of this workshop participants will know more about the variety of tests currently most frequently used in the assessment, how to select tests and frequently used validity measures. Some ethical and legal issues arising during the assessment, which assessors need to be aware of, will be addressed.  Making a sense and integrating quantitative and qualitative information obtained during the assessment will be discussed and demonstrated through practical examples.  Questions like cognitive screening versus comprehensive neuropsychological assessment will be talked about. Using information gained through neuropsychological assessment to shape further treatment and management, translating assessment results into everyday life will be discussed. Ecologically friendly approach to assessment will be conferred.

About the presenter

Snezana Mitrovic-Tosovic, Clinical Psychologist/Neuropsychologist, with many years of experience in neuropsychological assessment in a variety of settings across different clients age and clinical presentations. Currently she provides assessments in the Memory Clinic, in-patient and out-patient settings and clinical/neuropsychological supervision.

Cost

$250 for professionals
$200 for Massey University staff (permanent and fixed term)
$125 for students (Full-time students only)

Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea is provided and included in the fee. Certificates of attendance are provided to all attendees who complete the workshop.

Numbers are limited and places will be allocated in order of receipt of registration.

How to Register

Please complete the online registration form for each attendee. Secure credit card payment can be made for one or multiple attendees or contact Helen for alternative payment options:
Helen McMaster, Centre for Psychology, Massey University, Private Bag 102904, North Shore Mail Centre, Auckland 0745.
Phone : 09 213-6095
Fax : 09 414-7328
Email : H.McMaster@massey.ac.nz

Cancellation Policy

If the workshop is cancelled due to lack of enrolments, a full refund will be given. 
Refund requests received more than one week before the workshop will be refunded in full, requests received less than one week will incur a 50% charge. 

No refunds will be made for non-attendance at the Workshop.

Non-Werry Workforce Whāraurau Event (the Werry Workforce Whāraurau does not endorse this event and takes no responsibility for the quality of the event)

 

Venue: 
Seminar Room, School of Psychology, Level 3, North Shore Library Building, 229 Dairy Flat Highway, Albany Village
Location: 
Auckland
Phone number: 
09 213 6095
Audience: 
Professionals
External Event: 
Yes