Patricia A, Pimental
, Neurobehavioral Medicine Consultants
, Carol Stream, IL
...Patricia A. Pimental, Psy.D.,ABPN, President
...Dr. Pat Pimental
...The incoming ABPN President, Pat Pimental will be involved in the planning effort.
ABPN President-elect Pat Pimental
indicated that there was a Neurotrauma Registry where WEB based list of resources are available to consumers.The Neurotrauma Registry already lists the ABPN
board as a link.This will be discussed further at the ABPN Mid year meeting as to whether there would be a more detailed relationship or simply listing the WEB site is sufficient.ABPN
President-elect Pat Pimental
also requested that there be some attention to encouraging cultural diversity in the make-up of the ABPN board and also that more attention be given to the mentoring new ABPN applicants.President-elect Pimental
noted that having mentors work with applicants from the beginning states of applying would be helpful to applicants.
...Patricia A. Pimental, Psy.D., A.B.P.N.
...Dr. Pimental is the current ABPN President-Elect and the President and CEO of Neurobehavioral Medicine Consultants, Ltd., a private practice with the combined specialties of neuropsychology, behavioral medicine, medical psychology, rehabilitation psychology, and pain management.Dr. Pimental
is the author of ???Neuropsychological Aspects of Right Brain Injury??? and the test ???The Mini-Inventory of Right Brain Injury-2nd Edition.???She is a Fellow of the National Academy of Neuropsychology (NAN), a Past-President and Fellow of the Illinois Psychological Association (IPA), and the current co-chair of the Prescription Privilege Task Force of the IPA.Dr. Pimental
is committed to the training and mentoring of students and in developing the tripartite role of clinical-practitioner, academic teacher, and researcher from the private practice setting.She
holds an Adjunct Teaching Faculty appointment at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology
is especially interested in fostering the involvement of neuropsychologists in diverse areas of consultation in the various sub-specialties of medicine both for practice enhancement and for reimbursement diversification.
, P. A. (1999).Consultation-liaison neuropsychology: Blazing new trails in areas under siege.Presented as part of a Div. 42 Symposium on Neuropsychology in independent practice at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Boston.
Table 1.DIVINE MD TEST.Reprinted with permission from Resident and Staff Physician.