Thomas Schenkenberg, PhD


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Academic Information

  • Departments: Neurology - Professor Emeritus
  • Divisions: Diagnostic and Clinical Neurology

Board Certification

  • American Board of Professional Psychology (Sub: Clinical Psychology)

Academic Office Information

  • 801-585-0042
  • School of Medicine
    30 N 1900 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Thomas Schenkenberg, Ph.D.ProfessorDepartment of NeurologyDr. Schenkenberg has been a member of the Department of Neurology since 1973. He was based at the VA Medical Center until 1999 when he moved over to the University. At the VA he was the Chief of the Psychology Service and managed the mental health consultation/liaison service for neurology, medicine, surgery and geriatrics. Dr. Schenkenberg is double boarded in clinical psychology and clinical neuropsychology (American Board of Professional Psychology). He has published extensively on a variety of topics including neuropsychology, psychological assessment, electrophysiology, dementia and bioethics. He chaired the VA Hospital Ethics Committee for 13 years and has been on the University Hospital Ethics Committee for 12 years. He served on the Psychologists Licensing Board for 10 years, chairing the board for two years. He received the Utah Psyhcological Association's Distinguished Service Award. He received his A.B. degree from Rockhurst College and an M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Utah in Clinical Psychology.Dr. Schenkenberg sees patients on a referral basis for neuropsychological evaluations.

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship Veteran Affairs Medical Center
Doctoral Training University of Utah
Clinical Psychology
Internship Veterans Affairs Medical Center - Salt Lake City
Psychology and Neuropsychology
Graduate Training University of Utah
Clinical Psychology
Undergraduate Rockhurst College