Leo J. Shea III, Ph.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Rehabilitation at Rusk Institute
President, Neuropsychological Evaluation and Treatment Services, P.C.
LEO J. SHEA III, PH.D. is a Senior Staff Psychologist and Clinical Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine at Rusk Institute, a division of the New York University-Langone Medical Center. His practice focuses on neurological and systemic disorders such as traumatic brain injury, chronic illness, tick-borne diseases, and trauma, as well as cognitive remediation and psychotherapy to individuals and families. Prior to his present work in diverse neurological disorders, he was Assistant Director of the New York University-Langone Brain Injury Day Treatment Program. Apart from his academic and clinical responsibilities at NYU-Langone Medical Center, Dr. Shea has served as an organizational consultant to national and international corporations on human resources, administrative and executive training and development, trauma response and health care issues. His clients have included both political and public institutions, such as the United Nations Development Program. Dr. Shea is presently the President of the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Educational Foundation (ILADEF) and is Immediate Past President of the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Educational Society (ILADS). He is also President of Neuropsychological Evaluation and Treatment Services, P.C. with offices in New York City and Quincy, Massachusetts. Dr. Shea holds an Ed.M. in Counseling Psychology from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, an M.A. in Hispanic Pastoral Ministry from Barry University and an M.S. in Clinical Psychology and a Ph.D. with a dual specialty in Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology from the Miami Institute of Psychology. Apart from his academic degrees, he is a graduate of the Organizational Development and Consultation Program at the William Alanson White Institute for Psychoanalysis, Psychiatry and Psychology.