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Amy P. Martinez, Psy.D.

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Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-3296

Administrative: (585) 276-3296

Office: (585) 341-9027

Fax: (585) 442-2949

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Biography

Professional Background

Dr. Martinez is a clinical neuropsychologist with more than 11 years of extensive experience in the neuropsychology field. She is the Director of the Integrated Cognitive Rehabilitation Program at the University of Rochester Medical Center and also runs the outpatient Neuropsychology Service within the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at UR Medicine.

Prior to joining PM&R, Dr. Martinez ran a successful private practice that provided diagnostic and assessment services for children, adolescent, and adults in the greater Washington, DC area.

Presently, Dr. Martinez provides direct patient care serving the diagnostic categories of chronic neurological disease (i.e. MS, spinal cord injury, stroke, traumatic brain injury, brain tumors, and other neurological conditions). She is focused on helping individuals improve their performance, adjustment and general sense of efficacy in their lives. Her clinical interests include cognitive rehabilitation; neuropsychological and neurocognitive evaluations; and adjustment from medical illness.

Credentials

Education

2001
BA | Allegheny College
Psychology

2003
MA | American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Washington, D.C.
Clinical Psychology

2006
PsyD | American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Washington, D.C.
Clinical Psychology

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2007 - 06/30/2008
Residency in Neuropsychology at Georgetown Psychology Associates

09/01/2006 - 07/31/2008
Fellowship in Neuropsychology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center

09/01/2006 - 07/31/2007
Residency in Neuropsychology at Neuropsychology Associates of Fairfax

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Publications

Journal Articles

2018
Amy Pacos Martinez; Marcia J. Scherer; and Timea Tozser. "The Use of Assistive Technology in Treating Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) In School-Based Populations: A Literature Review and Recommendations". Advances in Neurodevelopmental Disorders. 2018; .

Books & Chapters

2018
Chapter Title: Cogntiive Assessment
Book Title: Handbook of Geriatric Assessment
Author List: Marsha Wittink, Neha Pawar, and Amy Pacos Martinez
Published By: Jones & Bartlett Publishers2018

2017
Chapter Title: Assessment of Assistive Technology for Cognitive Impairment
Book Title: Assistive Technology Assessment Handbook, Second Edition
Author List: Christopher Stavisky, Jaime Rosa Campeau, Simon Carson, Nancy Dukelow, Sheryl Maier, Amy Pacos Martinez, Sarah Kysor
Published By: Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press2017

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