Joseph Marcantuono, Ph. D., FACFE, a clinical neuropsychologist who specializes in pediatric and adult neuropsychology, cognitive rehabilitation and brain injury rehabilitation, recently joined the psychology department at Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation.
Dr. Marcantuono teaches adults and children with brain injuries, pediatric cancer, autistic spectrum disorders, ADD disorders and learning disabilities ways to address the psychological consequences of each disability and the impact on patients’ daily functioning and self-esteem. He also works with adult patients suffering from traumatic brain injury, strokes, tumors, dementia, Parkinson’s and MS.
Previously, Dr. Marcantuono served as supervisor of psychology services at New York University Langone Medical Center - Rusk Institute for Rehabilitation Medicine, New York and as a rehabilitation clinical neuropsychologist at Care One King James Senior Care Center in Atlantic Highlands, N.J. and Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, N.J. He has also served as clinical neuropsychologist at Staten Island University Hospital - North Shore LIJ, Staten Island, N.Y. and at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, N.J. as well as director of the brain injury program at Children’s Specialized Hospital in Mountainside, N.J., where he also served director of neuropsychology and neurorehabilitation.
After earning a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Seton Hall University, South Orange, N.J., Dr. Marcantuono earned a Master’s degree and a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Fairleigh Dickenson University in Teaneck, N.J. He completed an internship at New York University Medical Center Rusk Institute, where he later received the National Institute of Health Fellowship in pediatric rehabilitation and neuropsychology.
Dr. Marcantuono is a member of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, where serves as chair of the child and adolescent committee on brain injury.
For more information about Bacharach's psychology department, please call 609-748-5430.
Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation is accredited by the Joint Commission and has 10 accreditations from CARF including the coveted Stroke Specialty Accreditation. Bacharach was awarded Five Stars by medicare.gov and was named to the list of Best Nursing Homes in 2011, 2012 and 2013 by U.S. News and World Reports. In addition to its main campus in Pomona, Bacharach has 16 physical therapy centers in four counties, a Sleep Disorders Center and two Hearing Centers.