Neuropsychologist | Newton-Watertown, MA
Dr. Rycroft is a clinical neuropsychologist who provides neuropsychological evaluations for adults with a range of neurological, neurodevelopmental, and psychological conditions that can impact cognitive function. Her clinical interests include cognitive changes in aging, neurodegenerative disorders, traumatic brain injury, vascular disease/stroke, ADHD, and the relationship between mood and cognition.
Dr. Rycroft conducts comprehensive assessments of clients’ cognitive and psychological function and considers test results in the context of their unique personal and sociocultural backgrounds. She provides feedback to clients on their individual strengths and weaknesses, diagnostic impressions, and tailored recommendations aimed at improving their quality of life.
Dr. Rycroft received her doctoral degree in clinical psychology with a neuropsychology major area of study from Temple University. She completed a specialized neuropsychology internship and a two-year clinical neuropsychology fellowship at the VA Boston Healthcare System, with appointments at Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine.