NYU Course:  Brain Injury: Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention - PSYCH-GA 2041


Ph.D.  New York University Rehabilitation Counseling
M.A. New York University Psychology
B.A. New York University Psychology, Minor Biology

Primary Work Experience:

  • Director – Transitions of Long Island (since April 1988) Outpatient Neuro-Rehabilitation
    North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
  • Private Practice – Individual/family counseling and Memory Rehabilitation
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine


  • Memory Rehabilitation
  • Individual, group, and family counseling – mood, motivation, and insight building
  • Educational/Vocational reentry following Acquired Brain Injury from TBI, Stroke, Aneurysm, Anoxia, Brain Tumor, Encephalitis

Primary Publications:

Elbaum, J. & Benson D. (April, 2007). Acquired Brain Injury: An Integrative Neuro-Rehabilitation Approach.New York: Springer Science and Business Media, Inc.

Elbaum, J., Kramer, P., Benson, D., Dulaski, C. Functional Memory Manual, PRO-ED, AZ: 2001.