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Adam Nelson, Ph.D.

Adam Nelson, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist / Neuropsychologist, Portland VA Mental Health Department

Degree: 
Ph.D.

Education:
Dr. Nelson received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology in Fresno, California, in 2005. Dr. Nelson completed his clinical psychology internship at the Portland VA in 2004/2005 and then completed a two-year post-doctoral residency in Neuropsychology at the VA Northern California Health Care System in Martinez.

Biography:
Currently, Dr. Nelson is a staff member of the Neuropsychology Service at the Portland VA Medical Center, and has been focusing the majority of his time on evaluating the neuropsychological functioning of veterans returning from Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom. Dr. Nelson also has strong clinical and research interests in geriatric neuropsychology.

Activities:
Clinical
Research
Education

Keywords:
VA Psychologist
Adults
Veterans
Dementia
Neuropsychology
Consultation