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Jena Kravitz, PsyD
Jena Kravitz, PsyD is a licensed clinical neuropsychologist in the Department of Rehabilitation at Cedars-Sinai.
Dr. Kravitz’s clinical focus is in the areas of adult and geriatric neuropsychological and psychological assessment, brief psychotherapy, behavioral modification, memory and cognitive remediation training and brain fitness in the inpatient setting. She provides consultation as part of an interdisciplinary team to the acute rehabilitation unit and to acute patients throughout Cedars-Sinai.
Dr. Kravitz’ research interests include the identification of preclinical markers of dementia, adaptive strategies for mild cognitive impairment (MCI), brain fitness in healthy older adults and skill training in post brain injury patients. She has published clinical research in the area of brain fitness, chronic distress of older adults and in the detection and treatment of MCI and first-authored a book chapter on the early detection and treatment of mild cognitive impairment in Alzheimer’s Disease in the Middle Aged.
In addition to being a member of the International Neuropsychological Society, Dr. Kravitz is a member of the American Psychological Association and Women in Neuropsychology.
Dr. Kravitz earned her doctoral degree from Pepperdine University after completing her pre-doctoral training in rehabilitation and neuropsychology at the Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine at the New York University Medical Center. She specialized her practice through the completion of postdoctoral training in geriatric neuropsychology at the University of California, Los Angeles’ Aging and Memory Research Center.