Vivian L Begali, PsyD, LCP, FACPN-ABN, ABPP
North Chesterfield, Virginia
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams
Dr. Begali is a licensed clinical psychologist and double board certified. She has over 25 years of clinical experience in the treatment and neuropsychological assessment of neurological and psychiatric conditions (dementia, concussion/TBI, stroke, MS, PTSD, toxic exposure, work injury). Neuropsychological IMEs are used to qualify and quantify dysfunction for disability determination, workers compensation, fitness for duty, security clearance, and in disability and medico-legal cases.
Dr. Vivian Begali is board certified in Clinical Psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP) and in Clinical Neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Neuropsychology (ABPN). She provides clinical care and neuropsychological assessments, IMEs, peer reviews, forensic neuropsychological evaluations for diagnostic and disability determination, cognitive capacity related to competency, fitness for duty and security clearance, readiness to return to work, and neuropsychological consultation. IMEs include case review; record review; consultation; and measurement of neurocognitive and psychological/psychiatric status, mood, personality, attention/concentration, mental status, and validity/effort/response bias and credibility. Opinions are provided regarding differential diagnosis, neurocognitive status and prognosis, etiology, functionality, and treatment planning. Evaluations are conducted in a private practice office in Midlothian or Richmond, VA.