William N. Schneider, PhD

Clinical Neuropsychologist
Employed
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Specialty

  • Clinical Neuropsychologist

Languages

  • English
  • Main Location

    Unity Golisano Restorative Neurology and Rehabilitation Center

    1555 Long Pond Rd
    3600 Unit
    Rochester, NY 14626
    Driving Directions
    Office Phone: (585)368-3600
    Fax: (585)368-3838

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  • Rochester General Hospital - Inpatient Psychiatric Unit

    1425 Portland Ave
    Unit G1
    Rochester, NY 14621
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    Office Phone: (585)922-4395
    Fax: (585)922-5715

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  • Rochester Regional Neurology at Ridgeway

    2655 Ridgeway Ave
    Ste 420
    Rochester, NY 14626
    Driving Directions
    Office Phone: (585)723-7972
    Fax: (585)368-3119

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Healthcare (Unity does not participate with the Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan)
  • Health Plans Medicare
  • Health Plans Health Plan
  • Health PlansBlue Cross of Western NY
  • Health PlansCigna Dental
  • Health PlansCigna Healthcare
  • Health PlansCoventry Health Care
  • Health PlansDeCare Dental
  • Health PlansDelta Dental
  • Health PlansDentaquest Dental
  • Health PlansEISEP
  • Health PlansElderONE
  • Health PlansElderONE
  • Health PlansElderplan
  • Health PlansEmblem Health
  • Health PlansExcellus BCBS
  • Health PlansFedMed
  • Health PlansFidelis Care of NY
  • Health PlansGEHA Dental
  • Health PlansGuardian Dental
  • Health PlansHealth Economics Group
  • Health PlansHealth Net Federal Services (TriCare)
  • Health PlansHealth Republic
  • Health PlansHealthNow NY
  • Health PlansHealthplex
  • Health PlansHumana
  • Health PlansLiberty Dental
  • Health PlansMagnacare
  • Health PlansMartin's Point - US Family Health Plan
  • Health PlansMet Life Dental
  • Health PlansMetraComp
  • Health PlansMulti Plan
  • Health PlansMVP Healthcare
  • Health PlansNY Medicaid
  • Health PlansPomco
  • Health PlansUnited Healthcare
  • Health PlansValue Options (Behavioral Health)
  • Health PlansVeterans Administration
  • Health PlansWellcare of New York
  • Health PlansYourCare Health Plan
As the leader of the largest single group of neuropsychologists in Monroe County, Dr. Schneider provides oversight and vision for our expanding neuropsychology services. From a clinical perspective, he specializes in pediatric and adult neuropsychological assessment and brain injury rehabilitation. He works to promote optimal cognitive outcomes after brain injuries, focusing on behavioral management in rehabilitation. He also acts as a liaison and consults with schools and educational programs.

Dr. Schneider earned his B.A. in Psychology from Wheaton College and his PhD in Clinical Psychology, APA Accredited Program from the Biola University, Rosemead School of Psychology in La Mirada, California. His APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship was completed at Pine Rest Christian Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan; his post-doctoral Fellowship in Rehabilitation and Neuropsychology was completed at the University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor.

He is a member of the American Psychological Association, International Neuropsychological Society, National Academy of Neuropsychology, New York State Association of Neuropsychology and Psi Chi, Biola University.

His awards include the Sheldon Zinger Memorial Scholarship at Biola University and Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities. 

Dr. Schneider is actively involved in graduate psychology and medical education. He has maintained a clinical appointment at the University of Rochester Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation for over 20 years, where he provides training, gives lectures and helps lead journal club for a group of medical residents in rehabilitation medicine. He has also been supervising graduate psychology students for over two decades as an agency supervisor for the State University of New York at Brockport Masters in Psychology Program.

He has conducted collaborative research over the years with his medical and neuropsychological colleagues on the topics of pharmacotherapy for enhancing cognitive outcome and functioning in traumatic brain injury. His extensive list of research and presentations include topics in cognitive and behavioral disorders and rehabilitation following traumatic brain injury.

Education + Experience

  • Fellowships

    • 09/01/1988-08/31/1989, University of Michigan Hospitals