Neuropsychology Center of Louisiana, LLC

NCLA 2017 Events 
   
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February 2, 2017
Dr. Darlyne Nemeth presented a speech, “Rebuilding Emotional Resilience after a Major Environmental Trauma: The Great Flood of 2016” to The Louisiana Legislative Auditor and Staff at the Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge, LA.

 

February 3-4, 2017

Our Clinical Assistants, Ms. LaJae Coleman and Ms. Kortney Wooten, presented two posters at the INS Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Coleman, L., Wooten, K., & Nemeth, D.G. (2017, February). Prenatal opioid abuse (POA) causes children’s learning/attentional problems. Poster presented at the 45th Annual Conference of the International Neuropsychological Society, New Orleans, LA.

Wooten, K., Coleman, L., & Nemeth, D.G. (2017, February). Addressing the sustained attentional problems of ADHD ultra-rapid metabolizers. Poster presented at the 45th Annual Conference of the International Neuropsychological Society, New Orleans, LA.

 

April 22, 2017
Our Clinical Assistants, Ms. LaJae Coleman and Ms. Kortney Wooten, had two of their poster presentations presented at the Annual American Academy of Pediatric Neuropsychology (AAPdN) Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.

 

Coleman, L., Wooten, K., Hussey, J., Nemeth, D.G. (2017, April). Executive functioning in children: Observer-reporting vs. objective measures. Poster presented at the 2017 Annual American Academy of Pediatric Neuropsychology (AAPdN) Conference, Las Vegas, NV.

Wooten, K., Coleman, L., Hussey, J., Nemeth, D.G. (2017, April). The use of objective vs subjective measures of executive functions in children. Poster presented at the 2017 Annual American Academy of Pediatric Neuropsychology (AAPdN) Conference, Las Vegas, NV.

 

June 3, 2017
Our Clinical Assistants, Ms. LaJae Coleman and Ms. Kortney Wooten, presented two poster presentations at the Louisiana Psychological Association’s Annual Convention in New Orleans, LA.

Wooten, K., Coleman, L., Nemeth, D.G. (2017, June). The effectiveness of biofeedback therapy in PTSD and pain management. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the Louisiana Psychological Association, Kenner, LA.

Coleman, L., Wooten, K., Nemeth, D.G. (2017, June). Preparing collegiate administrators to better cope with the current academic climate. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the Louisiana Psychological Association, Kenner, LA.

 

June 1, 2017 – July 20, 2017
Dr. Darlyne Nemeth, Dr. Fernando Pastrana, and Ms. Patricia McElroy co-chaired the Build-A-Brain Summer Program to Enhance Executive Functions in Adolescents, Ages 10 – 14.

 

July 17, 2017
Drs. Darlyne Nemeth and Traci Olivier’s book, Innovative Approaches to Individual and Community Resilience: From Theory to Practice, was published by Elsevier Press.

 

July 27, 2017
Dr. Darlyne Nemeth, Co-Secretary General for the World Council for Psychotherapy (WCP), was invited to present a keynote speech, “Starting Over After Environmental Trauma” in Paris, France, at the 8th World Congress for Psychotherapy.

 

August 3, 2017
Drs. Darlyne Nemeth, Fernando Pastrana, Traci Olivier, and Ms. Julia Hussey presented a Symposium to Division 40 entitled, “Neurocognitive & Affective Rehabilitation: Making It a Personal & Meaningful Experience” at the 125th Annual Conference of the American Psychological Association (APA) in Washington, D.C.

 

Drs. Darlyne Nemeth, Judy Kuriansky, Fernando Pastrana, and Charles Burchell along with Ms. LaJae Coleman and Ms. Kortney Wooten presented a Symposium to Division 56 entitled, “Resiliency Workshops Can Help People Start Over After Environmental Trauma” at the 125th Annual Conference of the American Psychological Association (APA) in Washington, D.C.

 

September 28-30, 2017
Dr. Darlyne Nemeth, APA’s Disaster Resource Network Coordinator (DRN) for the State of Louisiana, attend a DRN Coordinators Working Meeting in Washington, D.C.


October 6, 2017
Dr. Darlyne Nemeth, Dr. Fernando Pastrana, and Ms. Patricia A. McElroy presented a Symposium entitled, "Thinking and Problem-Solving: We do that in School!" at the Annual Conference of the Louisiana Educational Diagnosticians' Association (LEDA).