Dr. Kendra L. BryantPh.D., ABPP-CN
Dr. Bryant grew up in Camden, Maine. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Wellesley College with a B.A. in psychology and philosophy in 1988. She worked for several years in community mental health before returning to school. She completed a master’s degree in psychology from Boston College in 1993 and a doctoral degree from the Bouve College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences at Northeastern University in 1999. She began focusing on neuropsychology as an area of specialization in 1994 at Westborough State Hospital in Massachusetts. Specialization included coursework in neuroanatomy and neuropathology as well as multiple internships and work experiences with an emphasis on neuropsychology. After completing a predoctoral internship at the Togus VA Medical Center in 1999, with a specialization in neuropsychology, Dr. Bryant completed post-doctoral training at the Augusta Mental Health Institute, with a focus on neuropsychology. In December of 2000, she established a private practice in neuropsychology in Rockland, Maine. She established Neuropsychology and Concussion Management Associates in early 2013, and the group moved to Rockport, Maine in the spring of 2013. She is board certified in clinical neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology and, as such, is a member of the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology.
Dr. Bryant is a past president of the Maine Psychological Association and has served as chair of the Neuropsychology Committee of that organization. She serves on the Executive Committee of the Maine Concussion Management Initiative (MCMI) and has been active in helping to establish concussion management programs in area schools. She offers clinical and forensic neuropsychological examination and concussion management for persons age 10 through elderly as well as cognitive wellness screening for adults and baseline cognitive testing for use in concussion management. Within the context of neuropsychological evaluation, when appropriate, she offers vocational interest assessment to match interests with skills.
Dr. Bryant's specific concussion management training has mostly been through ongoing formal and informal continuing education at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Sports Medicine program and with Dr. Michael Collins of UPMC Sports Medicine.
- National Academy of Neuropsychology
- American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology
- Sports Neuropsychological Society
- Maine Psychological Association
- Maine Concussion Management Initiative
- User of ImPACT for concussion management