What is behavioral medicine?
Brooks Behavioral Medicine provides a full complement of cognitive and behavioral evaluation and therapy services related to the physical, mental and emotional recovery of our patients.
Who we serve
Individuals that have experienced a medical condition or trauma that has affected their ability to function, affecting their physical, cognitive and emotional functioning. This may include individuals with traumatic brain injury, concussions, stroke, chronic pain, spinal cord injuries, and amputations.
Brooks Behavioral Medicine Programs
This CARF-accredited program offers interdisciplinary treatment for patients with brain injury to improve cognitive, physical, psychosocial and daily living functional skills to become more independent in their home, community and work.
This program is an interdisciplinary rehabilitation program designed to provide intense therapy for patients who have had a spinal cord injury or similar neurological impairment.
These comprehensive evaluations assess the cognitive and emotional status of our patients in order to assist with diagnosis and treatment plans.
Psychotherapy is provided as behavioral medicine therapy for treatment of emotional distress and adjustment issues related to the onset of the medical condition.
Our driver rehabilitation program includes a comprehensive clinical evaluation, which includes office testing and an on-the-road assessment in our dual control vehicle. Driving training is also available if needed.
Cognitive rehabilitation provides therapeutic interventions to improve attention, problem solving, and memory skills that are often associated with an injury to the brain.
Functional Capacity Evaluations
Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCE) are comprehensive assessments that provide detailed information about an individual’s ability related to daily functions including the ability to return to his or her previous level of employment.
What to expect
Evaluations and treatment services within Behavioral Medicine focus on the whole person physically, cognitively and emotionally to help achieve the highest level of recovery and participation in life.
Why choose Brooks?
The behavioral medicine team has a high level of experience, training, and excellent credentials to provide exceptional evaluations and treatment.
Our Behavioral Medicine team includes psychologists, neuropsychologists, speech therapists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, certified driving evaluators, psychometrists, and cognitive rehabilitation therapists.