Lynette McKeon, Psy.D.
Dr. Lynette McKeon
Dr. Lynette McKeon is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in neuropsychology who works with patients with traumatic brain injuries, stroke, dementia, epilepsy, ADHD, learning disabilities and many other brain afflictions. She is the head of neuropsychological services at Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Health - Somerset (RWJBH-S) in Somerville, NJ and works closely with many local neurologists, psychiatrists, and family physicians. She is also a member of RWJBH-Somerset's concussion care team and is a certified ImPACT consultatant with specialty training in concussion evaluation and management. She is also a member of the concussion team for the New York Giants, providing baseline and post-concussion evaluations to aid in return to play decisions. In addition, Dr. McKeon works with several area school districts by providing supplemental test data as needed to aid in the development of individualized education plans for their students.
In addition to private practice, Dr. McKeon leads monthly brain injury workshops for NJ NeuroRestorative and provides presentations for various organizations. She is a former adjunct professor at Rutgers University in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology, where she taught an Introduction to Neuropsychological Assessment course and continues to provide practicum training and supervision to psychology graduate students.
Dr. McKeon completed her undergraduate training at Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, OH and postgraduate training at Nova Southeastern University's Center for Psychological Studies in Fort Lauderdale, FL, where she received her masters and doctorate degrees in clinical psychology. While at Nova Southeastern University, Dr. McKeon received specialized training in neuropsychology under Dr. Charles Golden, one of the pioneers in the field of neuropsychology. She completed her internship in neuropsychology and rehabilitation medicine at Mount Sinai/NYU Medical Center in NYC, and her postdoctoral fellowship at the Neurobehavioral Institute of New Jersey in Raritan, NJ.
Dr. McKeon served as clinical director at the Neurobehavioral Institute of NJ for five years before launching into her own private practice.
Dr. McKeon is a member of the National Academy of Neuropsychology (NAN), and the New Jersey Psychological Association (NJPA). She is a former president and current member of the Somerset-Hunterdon Psychological Association (SHPA).