Psychologist and Therapist in Brookline, Massachusetts Shira Kurtz, Psychologist

Licenses: PhD, ABPP

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 18-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides testing only

Psychologist and Therapist in Brookline, Massachusetts Shira Kurtz, PhD, ABPP

Shira Kurtz, PhD, ABPP

Dr. Kurtz is a board certified clinical neuropsychologist who provides comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations for adults. She has extensive experience evaluating individuals with a wide range of neurological and medical disorders, developmental disorders, including attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and learning disabilities, and psychiatric disorders.

Dr. Kurtz’s evaluations are comprised of comprehensive interviews, as well as cognitive and psychological testing, which are integrated to form diagnostic conclusions and practical, detailed recommendations. Each assessment includes a follow-up session where this information is reviewed in detail and any additional questions or concerns are addressed. The goal of these evaluations is to provide each patient with information regarding personal strengths and weaknesses and to help develop ways to enhance daily functioning.

Dr. Kurtz earned a doctorate in clinical psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey. She completed both her clinical internship and postdoctoral fellowship at the VA Maryland Health Care System with specialized training in clinical neuropsychology. Prior to joining CPA, Dr. Kurtz spent several years working as a neuropsychologist at the prestigious MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital in Washington, DC. Dr. Kurtz practices in our Brookline office. Also include correct address on page and put filter on so sorts with other providers in Brookline.

Expertise

Testing

  • Neuropsychological Testing

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • ComPsych
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits
  • Tufts

Populations

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Head Injuries
  • Women

Languages

  • English

Locations

FAQs

Please use our online intake form to schedule an appointment with Shira Kurtz.

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