Decisional Capacity Evaluations
in Calabasas, Los Angeles and Surrounding Areas.

Dr. Friedman specializes in adult and geriatric cognitive evaluations. She has served as an Expert Witness for decisional capacity cases across California, and consults with attorneys and families regarding issues of cognitive and testamentary capacity as well as vulnerability to undue influence, exploitation and financial elder abuse. She is able to empirically evaluate an individual’s cognitive and psychological status in order to determine whether a person retains sufficient cognitive function to make decisions on their own behalf. As a licensed Clinical and Forensic Neuropsychologist, Dr. Friedman’s assessments are guided by a philosophical commitment to autonomy and self-determination.

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Understanding Decisional Capacity Evaluations

Decisional Capacity Evaluations are critical assessments that delve into the cognitive, emotional, and functional abilities of older adults. As our loved ones age, understanding their mental capacity becomes paramount, especially concerning:

  • Financial decisions: Safeguarding against potential financial abuse or exploitation.
  • Medical choices: Ensuring they have the capacity to make informed health decisions.
  • Legal considerations: Assessing the ability to make wills, trusts, or other legal documents.

The ReflectNeuro Approach

Comprehensive Assessment

Our evaluations are holistic, encompassing cognitive functions, emotional well-being, and daily functional abilities. We aim to provide a complete picture of an elder’s mental capacity.

Expert Team

Our dedicated team of neuropsychologists and clinicians are trained specifically in the intricacies of elder care, ensuring accurate and compassionate evaluations.

State-of-the-Art Facilities

Located in the heart of Los Angeles, our clinic is equipped with advanced tools and techniques, ensuring precise assessments.

Why Decisional Capacity Evaluations are Vital

  1. Protect Vulnerable Elders: By understanding their mental capacity, we can protect them from potential harm or exploitation.
  2. Peace of Mind: For families, knowing their loved ones are making informed decisions brings immense peace.
  3. Legal and Ethical Assurance: These evaluations can serve as evidence in legal scenarios, ensuring ethical treatment of seniors.

Schedule an Elder Capacity Evaluation Today

If you’re concerned about an elderly loved one’s cognitive or decision-making abilities, don’t wait. Contact ReflectNeuro today to schedule an Elder Capacity Evaluation in Los Angeles. Let’s prioritize the mental wellness of our senior community together.

CALL (818) 324-3800