North Queensland Neuropsychology Service is a private neuropsychology practice providing services throughout central and north Queensland.
Deidre provides neuropsychological assessments for the purposes of diagnosis, workers' compensation and rehabilitation, fitness for duty, capacity and medico legal purposes.
North Queensland Neuropsychology Service assesses patients with a broad range of conditions including:
- acquired brain injury,
- multiple sclerosis,
- alcohol and drug related brain injury,
- learning disorders,
- neurodevelopmental disorders,
- psychiatric conditions,
- intellectual disability and
Deidre is highly skilled in the provision of clinical and neuropsychological assessments in relation to adult, geriatric and paediatric populations. Deidre also provides clinical supervision services.
BASc (Hons), MSC (Clinic Neuropsychology)
Deidre is the Director and principal neuropsychologist at NQNS. Deidre completed her Masters degree in Clinical Neuropsychology at the University of Melbourne in 1996. She has also been granted practice endorsement in Clinical Neuropsychology with the Psychology Board of Australia, and is a full Member of the Specialist Division of Neuropsychology (DoN) with the British Psychological Society. She has over 18 years of clinical experience and has worked locally and internationally and in both the public and private sectors. Deidre has a specialist interest in the area of rehabilitation and reintegration into the workplace. She has extensive experience in providing independent clinical assessments for large organisations, private and government based, who require specialist advice in relation to compensation claims and rehabilitation matters.
NQNS consulting rooms are based in Townsville. Travel to other areas is possible and can be negotiated.
Please call Deidre to discuss a referral or to ask any questions about this service.