About Dr. Brenner

Dr. Einat Brenner is a CA-licensed psychologist who specializes in neuropsychology. Her expertise is in cognitive evaluations of individuals with a variety of disorders and conditions, including neurodegenerative diseases/dementia, traumatic brain injuries, strokes, and other neurologic disorders. She has experience working in a variety of settings including community mental health clinics, academic medical centers, community hospitals, and the VA healthcare system. She also has extensive research experience, particularly in the areas of Alzheimer’s dementia and traumatic brain injury.

Dr. Brenner has a strong background in psychotherapy, with training in humanistic, cognitive behavioral, and psychodynamic orientations, leading her to identify with an integrative theoretical orientation based in empirically supported interventions. She believes that the integration of brain health and psychological health are essential to gaining a holistic understanding of her patients.

Dr. Brenner welcomes patients of all identities, regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, disability status, sexual orientation, or immigration status.

“I focus on customizing my evaluations and recommendations to the needs and desires of each patient using methods based in scientific evidence. I strongly believe in patient advocacy and take the time to make sure all your questions and concerns are addressed during our visits. It is a privilege to have the trust of my patients and their families.”

Education and Experience:

License and Certifications:
CA License PSY33726

Formal Training and Education:
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropsychology
University of California, San Diego

Psychological Internship with a Specialization in Neuropsychology
Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center, San Diego

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Clinical Psychology
The Pennsylvania State University

Master’s in Clinical Psychology (MS)
The Pennsylvania State University

Bachelor’s in Cognitive Neuroscience (B.S.)
Brown University, with Honors