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Rush Pediatric Neuropsychology

Pediatric Neuropsychological, Behavioral Health & Communication Assessments


Fellowship-Trained Pediatric Neuropsychologist & Certified Communications Consultant/Speech-Language Pathologist

Meet Dr Rush


Training & Experience

Shana Rush, PhD, CCC-SLP was trained as a Speech Language Pathologist at the University of Central Florida. In her early career she specialized in the treatment of children with autistic spectrum disorders.

She later earned her PhD in Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology/AIU. She completed a residency in Clinical Neuropsychology at North Shore Children's Hospital in Boston, MA and a fellowship in Pediatric Neuropsychology at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital.

She has twenty years of clinical experience with cognitive, behavioral, and communications disorders.



Dr Rush has co-authored two books: The Source for Traumatic Brain Injury in Children & Adolescents (ISBN-13: 978-0760607466) and The Source for PDD: Assessment and Intervention (ISBN-13: 978-0760603789). 

Her publications also include:

  • Kahn D, Asbell S & Donders J. "Clinical Utility of the LANSE-A in Adolescents with Traumatic Brain Injury." Rehabilitation Psychology, vol. 60, no. 2, 187-192.
  • Warschausky S, Van Tubbergen M, Donders S, Asbell S, Driver L & Ayyangar R. "Modified Test Administration Using Assistive Technology: Preliminary Psychometric Findings." Assessment, 19(4):472-9.
  • Kaufman J, Warschausky S, Van Tubbergen M, Asbell S & Donders J. "Modified assessment of visual inspection time in children with cerebral palsy." Presented at the meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Atlanta, GA, 2009.
  • Warschausky S, Van Tubbergen M, Donders J, Asbell S, Driver L & Ayyangar R. "Modified cognitive test administration for children with cerebral palsy: Preliminary psychometric findings." Presented at the meeting of the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, Atlanta GA, 2008.

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Serving Adults & Children with Pain & Disabilities


Rush Pediatric Neuropsychology shares an office with Grand River Rehabilitation. We are therefore also able to offer comprehensive medical management for children with cognitive disabilities and developmental disorders.

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A.J. Rush, MD


Board Certified in:

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (ABPMR)

Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine (ABPMR)

Pediatrics (ABP)

Pain Medicine (ABPM)

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