Symptom Validity Assessment: Clinical and Forensic Caveats
Shane S. Bush, PhD, ABPP is Director of Long Island Neuropsychology, P.C. and is a neuropsychologist with the VA New York Harbor Healthcare System. He is board certified in rehabilitation psychology, neuropsychology, clinical psychology, and geropsychology. He is a fellow of the American Psychological Association (Divisions 12, 18, 20, 22, 40, and 42) and a past president and fellow of the National Academy of Neuropsychology. He serves on the board of directors of the American Board of Geropsychology and the Academy of Rehabilitation Psychology. He has published approximately 20 books and journal special issues, including Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: Symptom Validity Assessment and Malingering (co-edited with Dominic Carone) and a special issue (36, 4) of NeuroRehabilitation dedicated to the assessment of symptom and performance validity in neurorehabilitation. He is a contributing author on the position papers that address the assessment of symptom and performance validity published by the National Academy of Neuropsychology, American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology, and Association for Psychological Advancement in Psychological Injury and Law.