Dr. Jay Gordon has been treating children, adolescents, and adults for behavioral, emotional, and neurological problems for fifteen years. An experienced and skilled clinical psychologist, Dr. Gordon provides psychoeducational and neuropsychological evaluation and treatment, and individual, family, marital, and group therapy. He specializes in treating children and adults with neuropsychological conditions (i.e. ADD/ADHD, Learning Disabilities, Traumatic Brain Injury, Post Concussive Syndromes, and Dementia/Pseudo-Dementia), chronic medical illness (i.e. Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, chronic pain and chronic headaches), and anxiety and depressive conditions.
Cutting edge, effective, treatments are available to improve memory, focus and attention to help individuals achieve greater success. Most importantly, Dr. Gordon's aim is to improve your or a loved one's self-confidence for a happier, healthier, and more productive life!
Treatment starts with a thorough evaluation. Since cognitive and behavioral problems can have many causes, it is important to obtain a thorough evaluation and an accurate and complete diagnosis.
Treatments provided include: neuropscyhological testing, psychotherapy, family counseling, social skills training, behavioral and academic accommodation, cognitive remediation training, speech therapy, a reading program, biofeedback and psychiatric treatment.
Dr. Gordon has been in private practice in Ocean and Monmouth County, New Jersey for over ten years. He is also a member of the consulting staff at Health South Rehabilitation Hospital, Tinton Falls, Health South Rehabilitation Hospital, Toms River, Shore Rehabilitation Hospital, and St. Barnabas Behavioral Health Hospital. He has a degree in clinical psychology with a sub-specialty in neuropsychological. Dr Gordon is member of the American Psychological Association, The New Jersey Psychological Association, and The National Academy of Neuropsychological.
A frequent speaker, Dr. Gordon has lectured at various community, professional and community organizations on various topics, such as Brain Injury Rehabilitation, Dementia, and ADHD. He has also completed research in Functional Evaluations of Brain Injury and Community Based Treatment in Young Adults with Brain Injury.
Dr. Gordon received his Bachelors Degree from Rutgers College, Rutgers University, and his Ph.D. from Drexel University.