Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology

2018 Edition
| Editors: Jeffrey S. Kreutzer, John DeLuca, Bruce Caplan

Ben-Yishay, Yehuda (1933–)

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Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-57111-9_599

Major Appointments

  • 1964–1966 Assistant Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine, New York University School of Medicine

  • 1967–1974 Associate Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine, New York University School of Medicine

  • 1975–2011 Tenured Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine, New York University School of Medicine

  • 1975–1976 Visiting Professor, Tel Aviv University, Department of Psychology

  • 1974–1976 Clinical Director of Israel Head Trauma Project, New York University Medical Center, Rusk Institute, and Israel Ministry of Defense Joint Research Project, Afeka, Israel

  • 1976–1983 Visiting Clinical Director, New York University Medical Center, Rusk Institute, and Israel Ministry of Defense Joint Research Project, Afeka, Israel

  • 1995–1997 Clinical Director, Kurt Goldstein Institute for Holistic Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Steinach, Germany

  • 1996–2011 Assistant Chief of Behavioral Sciences, Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation

  • 1975–2011 Tenured Professor of Clinical...

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References and Readings

  1. Ben-Yishay, Y. (1996). Reflections on the evolution of the therapeutic milieu concept. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 6(4), 327–343.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Rehabilitation MedicineEmory UniversityAtlantaUSA
  2. 2.Emory Health CareAtlantaUSA