Dr. Inwald, founder of Neurobehvaioral Consultants, is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in the neuropsychological assessment and intervention of children and adults. He completed his Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Social Work from Michigan State University. He obtained graduate school training at Michigan State University and Indiana State University. He earned his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Forest Institute of Professional Psychology.

He received his adult neuropsychological training through the University Of Chicago Medical Center. Dr. Inwald has received his pediatric training through Children’s Hospital of Michigan.

Prior to entering private practice, he was the Director of Neuropsychology and Rehabilitation at Henry Ford Health Systems—Wyandotte. Dr. Inwald was also senior supervisor of Rehabilitation for Henry Ford’s Neuropsychological Post-doctoral Program. He has been an affiliate neuropsychologist for a large neurological group, director for a Chronic Pain Program, and a clinical consultant for two TBI treatment programs.

Dr. Inwald has presented to various audiences on child, adolescent, and adult neuropsychological assessment, neuropathology, and treatment.

He is a professional member of the American Psychological Association (APA), Michigan Psychological Association (MPA), and National Academy of Neuropsychology (NAN).

Dr. Inwald is married and is very proud of his three children.  He enjoys traveling, running, hiking, cooking and reading historical fiction.

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In practice, Melissa works with individuals, couples, and families. Treatment is unique for each client and is determined by their own goals and needs. Areas of specialization include psychological assessment, cognitive remediation, anxiety and panic disorders, depression, women's issues, mood disorders, post- traumatic stress disorder, adjustment disorders, geriatric issues, trauma, grief and loss, relational and family issues and court mandated therapy. Her approach to therapy varies with each client, ranging from psychodynamic therapy, cognitive behavioral orientation, and mindfulness meditation.

Some of Melissa's personal hobbies include physical exercise such as long distance running and circuit training. She enjoys gourmet cooking as well as sampling different cultural cuisines. She has always enjoyed studying different cultures and traveling. Melissa speaks fluent Greek and Spanish as well as Arabic.

Melissa received her Bachelor’s degree at Loyola University Chicago. She attended the University of Detroit Mercy to earn her Master’s degree in clinical psychology. Currently, Melissa is working on her doctorate in clinical psychology at the Michigan School of Professional Psychology.

Change occurs through the working relationship between psychologist and client. It is her belief that individuals have the potential to grow and heal through this therapeutic alliance.

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In practice, Matt believes it is important to embrace the differences and experiences that each person walking through the door brings with them. Matt has experience with children and adults affected by anxiety, depression, behavioral and interpersonal issues, and loss. He also works with couples with relationship issues, as well as traditional and blended families who need assistance with relating and communicating effectively with one another.

Matt received his Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Coastal Carolina University in Myrtle Beach. Matt attended University of Detroit Mercy, where he received his master's degree in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Child and Family Therapy, and received his degree as a Specialist in Clinical Psychology after working at the Michigan State University's counseling center. Matt is currently working toward his doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology at the Michigan School of Professional Psychology.

In his spare time, Matt enjoys traveling with his wife, seeing live music, cooking, and spending time with his family. He has an affinity for 80's music, and enjoys reading comedic memoirs. His is currently learning how to speak Farsi, as well as searching for the perfect gluten-free muffin.
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Professionally, Jessica enjoys assisting individuals of all ages to reach personal goals and obtain a better quality of life. As a clinician with training rooted in Humanistic theory, the therapeutic alliance is important in all aspects of her work. She has experience working with clients to overcome struggles associated with anxiety, ADHD, autism, depression, stress management, physical pain management, maladaptive social behavior, and adjustment to life transitions. Jessica aims to help clients highlight personal strengths, get basic needs met, and ultimately achieve a better quality of life. She believes that all individuals have an internal drive to evolve and self-improve when given the appropriate circumstances to do so. Hence, she provides quality care in a safe environment so clients can flourish and make treatment goals a reality. Jessica is also fluent in the administration and scoring of numerous neuropsychological tests, and enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults in a comfortable and confidential assessment setting. In addition, she has received training in the use of Interactive Metronome and Bio/Neurofeedback.

Jessica graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Grand Valley State University, and continued on to receive a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from the Michigan School of Professional Psychology. She is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at the Michigan School of Professional Psychology where she is involved with the research team and Psi Chi Honors Society. Jessica is a member of the American Psychological Association and Michigan Psychological Association.

In her personal life, Jessica enjoys spending time with friends/family, playing with her dog, experimenting with new recipes while cooking, and crafting. She cannot wait until her dog, Ozzie, becomes certified as a therapy dog. She also looks forward to having more time to travel after graduation, as well as to tackle a few DIY home renovations.
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Kathy is the administrative assistant for Neurobehavioral Consultants. She is most likely the first voice you will hear when calling the office. It is her goal to effectively answer your questions and schedule appointments in a warm and friendly manner. Besides greeting patients, Kathy’s role is to ensure administrative tasks are done in efficient manner. Kathy is married and has three daughters. Her family are hikers and love to especially hike the national parks! She likes to explore new places and cities. To relax, Kathy enjoys gardening or reading a good novel.

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