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Mental Edge Screen is a brief, online assessment tool designed to assess how athletes encode and process information, on the playing field and in the classroom.

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Mental Edge Screen Can Help You To...

  • Identify possible ADD/ADHD and LD.
  • Improve Academic Progress Rate (APR).
  • Screen student athletes for mood and psychological disorders, and get them needed psychological services.

By using the Mental Edge Screen you will gain important information on how Division I student athletes process information, and be able to offer them an optimal athletic and academic experience.

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What Is Mental Edge Screen?

  • Mental Edge Screen was developed by Dr. John W. DenBoer, a Clinical Neuropsychologist and Sports Psychologist.
  • It's an online cognitive and psychological screening tool designed to screen for ADD, ADHD and “Learning Disabilities,” in College Student Athletes.
  • It's designed for screening and optimization of mental performance.
  • It improves early detection of potential academic problems, and prevents academic failure (under general heading of college student athletes).
  • Universities use this to help improve Academic Progress Rates (APR).
  • The screening measure is also used for the assessment of potential dementia.
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About Dr. DenBoer

Dr. John W. DenBoer

John W. DenBoer, Ph.D.

Clinical Neuropsychologist, Sports Psychologist

Dr. John DenBoer is a Clinical Neuropsychologist/Sports Psychologist specializing in sports-related concussion. He received his internship training at VA Boston Healthcare System (Boston University School of Medicine/Harvard University) and received his postdoctoral training at Barrow Neurological Institute.

He has published extensively in the area of Clinical Neuropsychology and has been an expert speaker at many local, national, and international conferences.

Dr. DenBoer conducts a unique blend of sports psychology and neuropsychology (e.g., neurocognitive testing for athletes, brain priming) with all athletes. He conducts a variety of consultation with Division I Universities, including many national Division I athletic programs.

He is the creator of the Mental Edge Screen, an on-line neurocognitive and psychological assessment tool.

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