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Department of Psychiatry Faculty

Stanley Berent, Ph.D. (Professor Emeritus, Active)

Contact Information

Phone: (734) 763-9259
Fax: (734)-936-9262
Email: sberent@umich.edu

Primary Programs/Services:
Neuropsychology

Education:

  • 1971-1972 Clinical Internship: National Institute of Mental Health, Saint Elizabeth's Hospital, Washington, D.C.
  • Rutgers - The State University, New Brunswick, New Jersey; Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology)
  • 1966-1967 Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia; M.S. (Psychology)
  • 1963-1966 Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia; A.A., B.S. (Psychology)

Clinical Interest:

  • Neuropsychological evaluation, all ages
  • Effects of toxicants on the nervous system and behavior
  • Psychological contributions to neurological, psychiatric, and other medical conditions

Research Interest:

  • Neurobehavioral toxicology
  • Nerodegenerative diseases
  • Normal and abnormal coping and adaptation

Academic Appointment:

  • Professor Emeritus of Psychology, Active (Appointments in: Psychiatry (primary), Neurology (Med. School), Psychology (LS&A), and Environmental and Industrial Health (School of Public Health)
  • Co-Director, Neurobehavioral Toxicology Program

Recent or Representative Publications:

  • Berent, S, Giordani, B, Foster, N, Minoshima, S, Lajiness-O'Neal, R, Koeppe, R, Kuhl, DE. Neuropsychological function and cerebral glucose utilization in isolated memory impairment and Alzheimer's Disease, Journal of Psychiatric Research, 33:7-16, 1999.
  • Berent, S., Trask, CL: Human Neuropsychological Testing and Evaluation, in Massaro, E. (Ed.): Neurotoxicology Handbook, Volume 2 (Section on neurobehavioral assessment methods, Section Ed.: J. Mattsson), Totowa, NJ: Humana Press, 2000.
  • Albers, JW, Berent, S. (Eds.) Neurological Clinics: Clinical Neurobehavioral Toxicology. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders, 2000.
  • Berent, S. Albers, JW. Neurobehavioral toxicology: Neurological and Neuropsychological perspectives, Vol. I, Foundations and Methods. London and New York: Taylor and Francis, 2005.
  • Albers, JW., Berent, S. Neurobehavioral toxicology: Neurological and Neuropsychological perspectives, Vol. II, Peripheral nervous system. London and New York: Taylor and Francis, 2005.
  • Berent, S. Albers, JW. Neurobehavioral toxicology: Neurological and Neuropsychological perspectives, Vol. III, Central Nervous System. London and New York: Taylor and Francis, In press.