Kevin O’Brien, Ph.D., ABPP-CN
Dr. O’Brien has been licensed to practice psychology in Arizona since 1987, and is one of the founding members of Arizona Neuropsychology, P.C. His clinical practice currently focuses on adult and geriatric clinical evaluations, forensic evaluations (personal injury, disability, elder law and medical malpractice), fitness for duty, and FAA evaluations.
Dr. O’Brien received his doctorate in clinical neuropsychology from the University of Victoria in British Columbia. He completed a post-doctoral fellowship in neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation at the Barrow Neurological Institute and St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center.
Following his postdoctoral training, Dr. O’Brien worked at the Barrow Neurological Institute / St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center for eight years, first in the outpatient brain-injury rehabilitation program and then in the inpatient neurorehabilitation program. Dr. O’Brien obtained board certification in clinical neuropsychology from the American Board of Professional Psychology in 1997.
Dr. Kevin O’Brien is a board certified, clinical neuropsychologist specializing in the neurocognitive and emotional assessment of clients with brain injury, neurological disorders, dementia, and neurovascular disease, and psychological and medical conditions that may affect brain function. He provides evaluations for clients in clinical settings, as well as for those involved in the medical legal system.
Dr. O’Brien is a member of several organizations including the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology, National Academy of Neuropsychology, International Neuropsychological Society, American Psychological Association, Arizona Psychological Association, Mental Health and Elder Law Section of the State Bar of Arizona (non-attorney affiliate), and is a Special Medical Consultant to the Federal Air Surgeon as a specialist in Neuropsychology.