Byron White, Psy.D.
Graduated from Spalding University with a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology in 1998 and was an Adjunct Associate Professor for that university for 13 years. Dr. White is the Director of Child and Adolescent Services at Edelson & Associates. His interest in pediatric neuropsychology has contributed to collaborations with local neurologists, neurosurgeons, oncologist, brain injury programs, learning centers and epilepsy programs. Dr. White has experience working in outpatient and inpatient facilities, including Child/Adolescent Inpatient and Day Treatment programs and Cognitive Rehabilitation. Areas of focus include assessment of children with suspected brain damage, concussion, pervasive developmental disorders (Autism and Asperger's Syndrome), attentional problems, executive dysfunction, learning disorders and
As head of the department Dr. White has pushed to expand services to younger children (toddlers and preschoolers) in hopes of identifying and meeting cognitive needs earlier than has been done in the past. He also has considerable experience in forensic neurospychological evaluation of children and adolescents with closed head injuries, seizures, chemical exposure, childhood stroke and birth trauma.