The BIBC provides:
- Comprehensive neuropsychiatric evaluations of behavioral, affective, and cognitive disorders in patients with brain injuries, including:
- Personality changes
- Depression, mania, and other major mood changes
- Psychotic disturbances
- Changes of attention, arousal, and cognition
- Referral to other departments and programs for specialized non-psychiatric services, including physical rehabilitation and
physical therapy, neurological evaluations and treatment, diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders, management of comorbid general medical conditions, and health maintenance.
- Cognitive evaluations, including evaluation of attention and concentration abilities, memory, language, and executive functions.
- Referral for appropriate ancillary studies, including brain imaging studies, pertinent laboratory studies, and neurophysiological studies, and neuropsychological testing when needed.
- Referral for post-acute neurorehabilitation and retraining, vocational rehabilitation, and behavioral management resources.
- Entry into psychiatric treatment options, including psychiatric inpatient admission and psychotherapy when required.