Jeffrey Wertheimer, Ph.D., ABPP-CN
Jeffrey Wertheimer, PhD, ABPP-CN, is a board certified Clinical Neuropsychologist and the Chief Research Consultant for The Parkinson Alliance. Dr. Wertheimer is also the Chief of Psychology and Neuropsychology Services at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and the California Rehabilitation Institute in Los Angeles, CA, where he also serves as the Director of Training for the Neuropsychology Division. Dr. Wertheimer’s specialty includes neuropsychological and psychological assessment, psychotherapy, behavioral management/modification and pain management intervention. Dr. Wertheimer focuses a significant amount of time in research activities, preparing scientific manuscripts and lecturing nationally and internationally. His research interests include neurocognitive and neuropsychiatric profiles in movement disorders (i.e., Parkinson’s disease and deep brain stimulation outcomes), psychological adjustment and resilience in the context of medical conditions, cognitive and functional outcomes in individuals who have sustained traumatic brain injury, and inter-professional collaboration.