Dr. Rhonda Freeman is a Clinical Neuropsychologist licensed in Florida. Dr. Freeman earned her PhD in psychology, specializing in neuropsychology, from Drexel University’s APA accredited program in 1999. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at Norristown State Hospital, where she trained within the neuropsychology track evaluating the cognitive and emotional status of patients diagnosed with psychiatric conditions (e.g., schizophrenia, psychopathy, depression, PTSD, and bipolar disorder). Clinical rotations while at Norristown State Hospital included the general psychiatric and forensic populations (e.g., individuals found ‘not guilty by reason of insanity’). A portion of her pre-doctoral internship was completed at the Philadelphia Geriatric Center.
After earning her PhD, Dr. Freeman completed her post-doctoral training at the University Of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital, Mt. Sinai Medical Center, and The Wien Center For Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorders, where she trained in the area of neuropsychological evaluations and rehabilitation of cognitive disorders.
Subsequent to the completion of her post doctoral training she held privileges at Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers Florida where she provided neuropsychological services to inpatients of The Rehabilitation Hospital. Her patient population included individuals with moderate to severe brain trauma, stroke, acute stress disorder, and various other neurological and medical conditions.
Dr. Freeman has been in private practice since 2001 with the largest neurology practice in South Florida- Sunrise Medical Group Neurology | Tenet Healthcare. There she sees a varied group of individuals with general medical and neurological conditions. Populations of particular interest to Dr. Freeman include those with ADHD, dementia, brain trauma, and psychological conditions that impact cognition and behavior, such as PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder).
In addition to her clinical work evaluating and educating patients and families, Dr. Freeman regularly participates as a rater and sub-investigator of numerous clinical drug research studies targeting memory disorders, such as Alzheimer’s disease, via Neurology Clinical Research, Inc and Infinity Research.