Provider Profile

Lynn A. Schaefer PhD
Gender: Female
NPI: 1336287663
 
Language:
English



Physician Bio:
Lynn A. Schaefer, Ph.D., ABPP is Director of Neuropsychology at Nassau University Medical Center in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R). She is also a supervising psychologist for the APA-approved Psychology internship in the Division of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science. Dr. Schaefer earned her Ph.D. from the City University of New York, in the Neuropsychology subprogram, and is board certified in clinical neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology. She holds academic appointments as Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and Assistant Professor of Clinical PM&R at Stony Brook School of Medicine. She is a Fellow of the National Academy of Neuropsychology (NAN). Dr. Schaefer served as President of the Neuropsychology Division of the New York State Psychological Association in 2011, after serving a three-year term as Treasurer. Nationally, Dr. Schaefer has been on the Education Committee of NAN, and presently serves on the Women in Neuropsychology (WIN) subcommittee of APAs Society for Clinical Neuropsychology (Division 40). She is currently the Secretary of the New York State Association of Neuropsychology (NYSAN). Her clinical and research interests include the assessment and remediation of TBI and dementia. She has published journal articles and book chapters in these areas and has presented her research and cases at professional meetings. Dr. Schaefer is a journal reviewer for Psychology and Aging and Neuropsychology, and is a grant reviewer for the Alzheimers Association. She is also a Brain Injury Association of America certified brain injury specialist trainer (CBIST).




Specialties Education
Psychology
Medical School:
Internship: Mount Sinai Hospital and Medical Center, New York NY
Residency:
Fellowship:

Primary Office Additional Offices
2201 Hempstead Tpke
East Meadow NY 11554
(516) 572-6511

Insurance Plans Accepted:
Aetna 
CIIPA - Clinical Integration Network IPA 
Medicaid 
Multiplan (PHCS) 
Affinity 
United Health Care 
Oxford 
Multiplan (PHCS) 
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield 
HealthPlus - Empire BCBS 
Medicare 
Value Options 
CIIPA - Clinical Integration Network IPA 
Medicaid 
Wellcare 
Tricare 
HealthFirst 
Cigna 
MagnaCare 
Medicaid ADAP 
Aetna 
Fidelis 
Local 1199 
Centers Plan for Healthy Living (CPHL)