Jeffrey Wertheimer, Ph.D., ABPP-CN
Jeffrey Wertheimer, PhD, ABPP-CN, is a board certified Clinical Neuropsychologist and Chief of Psychology and Neuropsychology Services at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and the California Rehabilitation Institute in Los Angeles, CA. He is also the Director of Training for the Neuropsychology Division. Dr. Wertheimer’s focus is in neuropsychological and psychological assessment, psychotherapy, behavioral management/modification and pain management intervention in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Dr. Wertheimer is also the Chief Research Consultant for The Parkinson Alliance. He has been a consultant with The Parkinson Alliance since 2003. 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.