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William N. Schneider,PhD

Specialty: Neuropsychology
Languages: English
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About Me
Clinical Programs & Specialties
  • Neuropsychology
Biography

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.

Credentials
Education and Training
  • 09/01/1988-08/31/1989, University of Michigan Hospitals
  • 1988, Rosemead School of Psychology
Locations and Directions
Rochester Regional Neurology at Ridgeway Main Location Call the Office for Availability

2655 Ridgeway Ave
Ste 420
Rochester, NY 14626
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Office Phone: (585) 723-7972
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Rochester General Hospital - Inpatient Psychiatric Unit Call the Office for Availability

1425 Portland Ave
Unit G1
Rochester, NY 14621
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Office Phone: (585) 922-4395
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Unity Golisano Restorative Neurology and Rehabilitation Center Call the Office for Availability

1555 Long Pond Rd
3600 Unit
Rochester, NY 14626
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Office Phone: (585) 368-3600
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Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna Healthcare
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan
  • BCBS Western NY (HealthNow)
  • BCBS Western NY (HealthNow) Medicaid Plans
  • Beacon Health (Value Options) Behavioral Health
  • Cigna Healthcare
  • ElderONE
  • Emblem Health
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield (BCBS)
  • Fidelis Care
  • Fidelis Care Medicare Plans
  • First Niagara Business Works (Key Insurance)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Benefits(RMSCO)
  • Magnacare
  • Martin 's Point (US Family Health Plan)
  • Medicare
  • MetraComp
  • Multi Plan
  • MVP Healthcare
  • NY Medicaid
  • Pomco
  • The Empire Plan (United HealthCare)
  • TriCare
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Healthcare
  • Veterans Administration (VA)
  • Wellcare of NY / Today 's Option
  • YourCare Health Plans