Dr. Jacqueline Rondeau is a licensed clinical psychologist who specializes in neuropsychology and cognitive rehabilitation.
As the founder and director of Montclair Memory Clinic, she provides leadership and oversight of the clinic activities. As a neuropsychologist, she provides assessment of the cognitive-linguistic and emotional-behavioral effects of neurological conditions. She also provides cognitive rehabilitation therapy for patients who experience a significant change in function following traumatic brain injury, cerebrovascular accident, encephalopathy and other medical disorders.
Professional training and educational qualifications:
Monica R. Christian, MS, CCC-SLP, the Speech-language Coordinator at Montclair Memory Clinic, is a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist, with over 10 years of experience providing care to children and adults presenting with a variety of speech, language, and cognitive disorders in a variety of different settings including outpatient rehabilitation facilities, home care, hospitals, skilled nursing/subacute facilities, and in private practice.
Currently, Ms. Christian is employed at Hackensack University Medical Center, Pascack Valley, providing outpatient and acute inpatient care with a special interest in the provision of care to adults with neurogenic communication disorders.
Ms. Christian has provided clinical support and supervision to clinical fellows and graduate students within community-based treatment centers and in graduate clinical settings.
She is a member of the American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association (ASHA) with participation in the special interest division of Gerontology.
Renee Shand-Lubbers, M.A., L.A.C., N.C.C., is the Mental Health Counselor for Montclair Memory Clinic, providing individualized direct services to patients. Ms. Shand-Lubbers is a licensed associate counselor in the state of New Jersey and a national certified counselor who administers biopsychosocial and neuropsychological tests, assists with interdisciplinary treatment planning, and provides counseling services to patients and families. As a certified Cogmed coach, she also provides cognitive rehabilitation therapy to patients who have attention and working memory issues. Ms. Shand-Lubbers assists with care management and is available to patients and families throughout the assessment and treatment process.
Ms. Shand-Lubbers holds a master’s degree in mental health counseling from Montclair State University. She also has a master’s degree in education from the College of Saint Rose and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University at Albany. With extensive post-graduate education and training in the field of clinical psychology, Ms. Shand-Lubbers is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in counseling at Montclair State University where she is also a research and teaching fellow.
She is a member of the American Psychological Association (APA), the American Counseling Association (ACA), the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES), and the New Jersey Counseling Association (NJCA).