Jwala Narayanan

CONSULTANT NEUROPSYCHOLOGIST

Ms Jwala Narayanan, MA Clin Psych, MSc NeuroPsych (UK), is a Consultant Neuropsychologist. She has close to 10 years of experience in the field. Her area of specialty involves cognitive assessments for the purpose of diagnoses in people who have neurological conditions. Much of her work also involves rehabilitation of people post brain injury (stroke, head injury, brain infection, epilepsy). Her main area of research is Dementia. She has a special interest in bilingualism and memory. She runs special group sessions for memory, anger, depression, fatigue after brain injury and an enrichment program for people with dementia called Cogworks.

She received the Neuropsychology International Fellowship award from the British Psychological Society (BPS) and the Neuropsychology Division of the BPS that gave her a chance to observe work in different neuropsychology units across the UK. She also received a grant from the Burning Man, US to run a community program to promote healthy ageing and managing dementia.