Our clinical staff includes the following professionals:
Robert Coben, Ph.D.
Dr. Robert Coben received his Ph.D. in 1991 and has been a licensed psychologist in the state of New York since 1994 (www.op.nysed.gov/psych.htm). He is the Director and Chief Neuropsychologist of NRNS. His post-doctoral training in clinical and rehabilitation neuropsychology was done at the UCLA Medical Center and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in California.
His experience in rehabilitation neuropsychology includes directing two separate inpatient programs. He is former director of inpatient and outpatient brain rehabilitation at Staten Island University Hospital.
Dr. Coben is board-certified in EEG biofeedback and a Diplomat of the QEEG Certifcation Board. He is a member in good standing of the American Psychological Association, International Neuropsychological Society, International Society for Neurofeedback and Research, and the American Association of Psychophysiology and Biofeedback.
Dr. Coben participated in a radio segment for Autism One Radio on Neurofeedback for Autistic Disorders.
William J. Hudspeth, Ph.D.
Dr. William Hudspeth received his Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate University (1967) and then he obtained postdoctoral training in neuroanatomy and neurophysiology at UCLA's Brain Research Institute (1966 - 1968). He was a co-founder, with ER John and RW Thatcher, of the first Neurophysiology Clinic at New York Medical College (1974). Dr. Hudspeth is the author of the widely used, "NeuroRep Analysis and Report System," a tool for creating quantitative metrics for the human electroencephalogram (EEG) that is used in university and clinical research settings, including The Brain Labs. He has numerous publications in biological psychology, neuroanatomy, and QEEG. His work was used in the American Psychological Association's amicus brief to the Supreme Court (among many briefs) to disallow the death penalty for minors who have committed capital crimes. He is a Diplomate of the QEEG Certification Board (No. 33).
Elizabeth Wildes, R.N.
Elizabeth Wildes received a Bachelor of Arts from Gettysburg College in health and exercise science, and a Bachelor of Science in nursing from Adelphi University. She worked as a registered staff nurse in child and adolescent psychiatry for 8 years at Schneider Children's Hospital. She is a member in good standing of Sigma Theta Tau, the Honor Society of Nursing. She joined NRNS in 2004 expanding her knowledge and experience with multiple neuropsychological disorders while working as a biofeedback technician.
NeuroRehabilitation & Neuropsychological Services, P.C.
1035 Park Boulevard