Brandi Buchanan, Ph.D.
Locations: Dallas/Fort Worth/ Waxahachie/Canton
Specialty: Clinical & Neuropsychologist
Dr. Brandi Buchanan, PhD has her license as a clinical psychologist with specializations in clinical psychology and neuropsychology. She works with a variety of ages from children to geriatric by providing psychotherapy, neuropsychological testing, and rehabilitation services. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Sciences at East Texas Baptist University in Marshall, Texas, a master’s degree in Theology at Baylor University in Waco, Texas, and her PhD in Clinical Psychology at Walden University in Minneapolis, MN. Her pre-doctoral practicum and internships were in neuropsychological private practices in McKinney and Lewisville, Texas. Her postdoctoral training was completed in Rockwall, Texas providing various services ranging such as private psychotherapy and neuropsychological testing, disability diagnostic and testing evaluations, and psychotherapy and rehabilitation services in nursing homes with her primary supervisor, Dr. Stephen Chock. She has supervised and trained many master-level interns and pre-doctoral-practicum/intern students. She has lead staff training for area social workers, LPCs, and nursing home staff. She conducts testing regarding ADHD, learning disabilities, Autism spectrum disorders, TBIs, dementia/neurocognitive disorders, etc. She is credentialed at Hunt Regional Medical Center, servicing the entire hospital as well as all patients on the acute rehabilitation floor. She was credientialed at Kindred-Baylor Hospital in White Rock, Texas until it closed it’s doors in April of 2017. She is contracted as the primary neuropsychologist at Advantage Healthcare Systems in Dallas, Texas and helped them start an outpatient traumatic brain injury rehabilitation program. She is also contracted with Southwest Trauma and Recovery Clinic in Grapevine, Texas to provide neuropsychological services for their traumatic brain injury patients in forensic cases. She has two private offices in Greenville and Rockwall, Texas.
Dr. Buchanan is originally from Shreveport, Louisiana and loves LSU and Baylor football. She is a single mother of three beautiful children. She has lived in the Dallas area for the past 10 years, and she currently resides in Rockwall.