Clinical Leadership

Lori Terryberry-Spohr, PhD, ABPP

Staff Psychologist, Brain Injury Program Manager

lspohr@madonna.org

Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
5401 South Street
Lincoln, NE 68506
Ph: 402-413-3189
Fax: 402-413-4604

Professional Interests
Lori S. Terryberry-Spohr, Ph.D., ABPP, holds her diplomate in Clinical Neuropsychology and is the Brain Injury Program Manager at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital. Dr. Terryberry-Spohr completed her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Neuropsychology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Her predoctoral internship was completed at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and her post doctoral training in Neuropsychology and Rehabilitation Psychology was completed at Alegent-Health, Immanuel Rehabilitation Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Dr. Terryberry-Spohr holds an adjunct faculty appointment at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where she teaches the graduate level course in Neuropsychology as well as provides research and practicum supervision. Dr. Terryberry-Spohr's research and clinical interests include:

    - Promoting identification and appropriate management of mild brain injuries and sports related concussions
    - Interdisciplinary models of treatment for mild brain injury
    - Utilization of the continuum of care to promote maximum recovery and life participation in individuals with brain injury

Education
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropsychology/Rehabilitation Psychology (1997). Alegent Health-Immanuel Medical Center, Omaha, NE
Ph.D. Clinical Psychology (1995). University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE.
Clinical Psychology Internship (1995). University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK.
M.A. Clinical Psychology (1992). University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE.
B.S. Psychology (1989). Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE.

Articles
Sim A., Terryberry-Spohr, L., & Wilson, K. (in press). Prolonged recovery of memory functioning following mTBI in adolescent athletes. Journal of Neurosurgery.
Moore, E. L., Terryberry-Spohr, L., & Hope, D. A. (2006). Mild Traumatic brain injury and anxiety sequelae: A review of the literature. Brain Injury, 20 (2), 117-132.
Hayes, S. A., Hope, D. A., Terryberry-Spohr, L., Spaulding, W. D., VanDyke, M., Elting, D. T., Poland, J., Mohamed, S., Garbin, C. P., Reed, D., & Sullivan, M. (2006). Discriminating between Cognitive and Supportive Group Therapies for Chronic Mental Illness. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease.

Selected Abstracts
Wynne, A.R., Terryberry-Spohr, L.S, Wilson, K., & Bleiberg, J. (2007). Recovery in High School Athletes: Preliminary Results Utilizing the ANAM-SMB. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 21(4), 706.
Sim, A.H., Terryberry-Spohr, L., & Wilson, K. (2007). Adolescent Athletes demonstrate prolonged recovery of memory functioning following mTBI. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 13(S1), 72.
Wilson, K.R., Sim, A.H., Wynne, A., Terryberry-Spohr, L., & Bleiberg, J. (2006). Incidence rates of LD, ADHD, and previous head injury in high school athletes and between groups comparison of ANAM subtest baseline performance. Archives of Neuropsychology, 21(6), 573.
Sim, A.H., Wilson, K., Terryberry-Spohr, L., & Bleiberg, J. (2006). Do adolescents need new baseline data each year in order to assess for concussion recovery? The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 20(2), 218-219.
Sim, A.H., Wilson, K. R., & Terryberry-Spohr, L. (2006). Normative study of post-concussive symptoms in high school athletes and the effects of previous head injury. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 12(S1), 221.
Sim, A.H., Terryberry-Spohr, L., Bleiberg, J., & McCrea, M. (2005, August). The Nebraska Concussion Study: Implementing a concussion management program. In L. Terryberry-Spohr & A. Moore (Co-chairs), Assessment and Management of Concussion in High School Athletes. Symposium conducted at the 2005 American Psychological Association annual convention, Washington, D.C. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, (19)3-4.
Sim, A.H., Terryberry-Spohr, L., & McCrea, M. (2005). The relationship between self-reported learning disability/ADHD/previous concussion to baseline scores on the Standardized Assessment of Concussion (SAC). Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 11(S1), 152.
Terryberry-Spohr, L., Gordon, K., & Kalnins, T. L. (2000). Prediction of functional outcome in the acute rehabilitation setting using the repeatable battery for the assessment of neuropsychological status (RBANS). Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 15(8).
Rivera-Mindt, M., Griffin, S., Terryberry-Spohr, L., & Rankin, E. (2000). Use of SPECT, MRI, and verbal learning to distinguish dementia from depression. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 6(2), 155.
Rivera-Mindt, M., Spaulding, W., Terryberry-Spohr, L., Bradley, L., Elbogen, E., Monroe-DeVita, M., Moss, M., Sedlar, G., VanDyke, M, & Holguin, G. (2000). Neuropsychological and neuroendocrine substrates of coping in schizophrenia. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 6(2), 218.
Griffin, S., Rivera-Mindt, M., Rankin, E., & Terryberry-Spohr, L. (2000). Case studies of neuropsychological functioning in electric shock injury. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 6(2), 229.
Griffin, S., Rivera-Mindt, M., Terryberry-Spohr, L., & Rankin, E. (2000). Use of CT results to predict Booklet Categories Test Errors. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 6(2), 154.
Griffin, S., Mindt, M. R., Rankin, E. J., & Terryberry-Spohr, L. (1999). Non-neurologic factors influencing self report and corrected MMPI-2 symptom complaints in persons with acquired brain injury. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 15(1).
Mindt, M. R., Griffin, S., Rankin, E., & Terryberry-Spohr, L. (1999). The neuropsychological substrates of Booklet Category Test performance in an acquired brain injury population. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 15(1).
Mindt, M. R., Griffin, S., Rankin, E., & Terryberry-Spohr, L. (1999). A comparison of premorbid intelligence estimates across low, middle, and high IQ ranges. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 15(1).
Terryberry-Spohr, L., Leber, W., & Cole, J. (1998). Persian Gulf War Veterans: The relationship between complaints of memory difficulties, performance on neuropsychological measure of memory, and depression. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 4(1), 21.
Rankin, E. J., Ritchie, J., A., Terryberry-Spohr, L., & Arias, R. (1998). Shortened version of the Luria Memory Words Test: Psychometric information for use with patients with suspected neurological compromise. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 13, 95.
Ritchie, J., Terryberry-Spohr, L., Lam, M., Rankin, E.J., Granger, S., Downs, D., & Bendorf, R. (1997). Concordance of Neuropsychological Diagnosis and Psychiatric Diagnosis with SPECT in a Geropsychiatric Population. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 3(1), 69.
Malesker, M. A., Meyer, R. T., Sunderman, V., Gabb, J., Cingle, C., Basham, C., & Terryberry-Spohr., L. (1997). Development of a Multidisciplinary System-Wide Pain Management Task Force. International Pharmaceutical Abstracts, November 15, 1997.
Terryberry-Spohr, L., Wands, K., Daberkow-Stalp, L., Mohamed, S., Montoya, H., & Cole, J. (1994). Nursing staff's ratings of burden of care for older adults in relation to measures of activities of daily living, intelligence and functional competency. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 9(2).
Terryberry-Spohr, L., Wands, K., Rohling, M., & Cole, J. (1994). The distinction between verbal and nonverbal memory in older adults. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 9(2).
Wands, K., Mohamed, S., Terryberry-Spohr, L., Daberkow-Stalp, L., Rohling, M., & Cole, J. (1994). Comparison of Competence and Intelligence Measures in Older Adults. Archives of Neuropsychology, 9(2).
Selected Other Papers/Poster Presentations
Dunaway, L., Leber, W., & Terryberry-Spohr, L. (1996). Neurocognitive Aspects of Gulf War Syndrome. Paper presented at the meeting of the Oklahoma Psychological Association.
Mohamed, S., Wands, K., Terryberry-Spohr, L., Daberkow-Stalp, L., Vela, D., & Cole, J. (1993). Cognitive Competence in the elderly: Utility of mental status examinations and functional status assessments. Poster session presented at the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Atlanta, Georgia, November 1993.
Mohamed, S., Wands, K., Terryberry-Spohr, L., Daberkow-Stalp, L., Vela, D., & Cole, J. (1993). Legal Competence: Prediction value of cognitive competency test. Poster session presented at the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada, August 1993.
Vela, D., Mohamed, S., Daberkow-Stalp, L., Wands, K., Terryberry-Spohr, L., & Cole, J. (1993). Validation of Mayo's older American normative studies (MOANS) for the WAIS-R. Poster session presented at the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, August 1993.
Wands, K., Terryberry-Spohr, L., Daberkow-Stalp, L., Mohamed, S., Vela, D., & Cole, J. (1993). Comparing training techniques for the management of aggression in older adults. Poster session presented at the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Atlanta, Georgia, November 1993.
Wands, K., Terryberry-Spohr, L., Daberkow-Stalp, L., Vela, D., Mohamed, S., & Cole, J. (1993). Effectiveness of training staff to manage aggressiveness in older adults. Poster session presented at the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1993.
Terryberry-Spohr, L., Elting, D. T., Hope, D. A., & Spaulding, W. (1992). Using a psychotherapy process Q-Sort to distinguish group therapy types for chronic inpatients. Poster session presented at the Symposium on Cognitive Rehabilitation, Lincoln, NE, May 1992.
Elting, D. T., Terryberry-Spohr, L., Quarterolo, D., Mohamed, S., & Hope, D. (1992). Examining treatment fidelity in outcome studies: An example involving cognitive rehabilitation therapy for chronic inpatients. Poster session presented at the 26th Annual Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy Convention, Boston, MA, November 1992.
Terryberry-Spohr, L., Elting, D. T., Mohamed, S., Quarterolo, D., & Hope, D. (1992). Differentiating group therapies for chronic inpatients using a psychotherapy process Q-Sort. Poster session presented at the 26th Annual Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy Convention, Boston, MA, Nov. 1992.
Terryberry-Spohr, L., Elting, D. T., Hope, D. A., & Spaulding W. (1991). Treatment of chronic inpatients: Differentiating group therapies using a psychotherapy process Q-Sort. Poster presented at the 25th Annual Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy Convention, New York, NY, November 1991.
Terryberry-Spohr, L. (1989). The history of clinical psychology using the Journal of Counseling and Clinical Psychology. Paper presented at the 9th Annual Kansas-Great Plains Students' Contributions to Psychology Convention and Paper Competition, Lincoln, Nebraska, April 1989.
Terryberry-Spohr, L. (1989). Measures of hand strength and dominance in a schizophrenic population and their relationship to a left-hemisphere dysfunction. Paper presented at the 9th Annual Kansas-Great Plains Students' Contributions to Psychology Convention and Paper Competition, Lincoln, Nebraska, April 1989.

Selected Workshops
An Interdisciplinary Approach to Behavior Management of Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury. St. Luke’s Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, June 2007.
Undiagnosed and Unidentified Brain Injuries: Mild TBI and Sports Related Concussions, Nebraska Statewide Brain Injury Conference, Grand Island, NE, March 2007.
Assessment and Management of Concussion/Mild TBI, Nebraska School Nurses Association Annual Conference, Kearney, NE, June 2006.
Mild TBI and Sports Related Concussions, Telehealth presentation to the Injury Prevention Committee of Regional West Medical Center, Scottsbluff, NE, May 2006.
Mild TBI and Sports Related Concussions, Creighton University Medical Center Trauma Conference, Omaha, NE, October 2005.
Mild TBI and Sports Related Concussions, Heartland Medical Center Trauma Conference, St. Joseph, MO, October 2005.
Mild TBI and Sports Related Concussions, Good Samaritan Hospital ER Grand Rounds, Kearney, NE, October 2005.
Mild TBI and Sports Related Concussions, Nebraska Association for Hearing, Speech and Language, Kearney, NE, September 2005.
Utilizing Concussion Management Tools, Nebraska State Coaches Association Annual Conference, Lincoln, NE, August 2005.
Utilizing Concussion Management Tools, ESU 11 Continuing Education Workshop for Coaches and School Professionals, Holdrege, NE, June 2005, (4 Hour Workshop).
Mild TBI and Sports Related Concussions, Kansas State Wide Trauma Conference, Wichita, KS, May 2005.
Mild TBI and Sports Related Concussions, Wesley Medical Center ER Grand Rounds, Wichita, KS, April 2005.
Mild TBI and Sports Related Concussions, Lincoln Public Schools training for Health Services Professionals, Lincoln, NE, January 2005.
Collaborating on keeping our players safe: Concussion prevention and monitoring, Nebraska Football Coaches Association Annual Conference, Lincoln, NE, November 2004.
The Nebraska Concussion Study: A Summary of Research in Progress, Nebraska State Trauma Board and Medical Advisory Council, Lincoln, NE, October 2004.
The Nebraska Concussion Study, Lincoln Public School Athletic Directors, Lincoln, NE, March 2004.
Sports Related Concussions and Mild Brain Injury: What Every Coach Needs to Know!, Nebraska Football Coaches Association Annual Conference, Lincoln, NE, November 2003.
Sports Related Concussions and Brain Injury, Cornhusker State Games Educational and Training Conference for Medical Professionals, Lincoln, NE, March 2003.
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: Assessment, Treatment, and Coping, Nebraska Brain Injury Association Annual Conference, Lincoln, NE, September 2002.
Neuropsychological Assessment and Treatment of the patient with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury, Neuropsychology Grand Rounds, Lincoln, NE, May 2002.
Psychological and Cognitive Effects of Sports Related Injuries, Nebraska Wesleyan University, March 2002.
Depression: An Illness That’s Treatable. Lincoln Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society, October 1999.
Traumatic Brain Injury: The Facts and the Science & The Individual and the Family: Emotional and Psychological Challenges. Presented as part of the multidisciplinary Traumatic Brain Injury Education Series in multiple sites throughout Nebraska, September 1999.
Myths and Barriers in Pain Management. Alegent Health System, May 1999.
Neuropsychological Screening of Children. Kansas Association of Master’s Level Providers in Psychology Annual Conference, Salina, KS, April 1999 (Half-day workshop).
Neuropsychological Screening of Adults. Kansas Association of Master’s Level Providers in Psychology Annual Conference, Salina, KS, April 1999 (Half-day workshop).
Pain Management and Use of the Pain Scale. Alegent Health System, Omaha, NE, June 1998.
Communication Strategies for Challenging Patients, Alegent Health System, Omaha, NE, May 1998.
Black and White Vs. Shades of Gray: The Challenge of Distinguishing Dementia From Depression. Two, half-day workshops presented at the Kansas Association of Community Mental Health Centers Annual Conference, Overland Park, KS, September 1997.
Suicide Prevention, State Department of Health, Alegent Health, and Mutual of Omaha joint grant presentation to five sights around the state on prevention of injuries in the community, April 1997.
Behavioral Issues with Traumatic Brain Injury Patients. Immanuel Rehabilitation Center, Omaha, NE, February 1997.
Prader Willi Syndrome. Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, May 1995.
Closed Head Injury: Evaluation of Deficits and Evidence of Malingering. Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, February 1995.
Hepatic Encephalopathy. Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, October 1994.
Basics in Neuropsychological Screening. Lincoln Medical Educational Foundation, Lincoln, NE, May 1993.
Environmental Restructuring and Management Strategies for Aggression in Head Injured Patients. Lancaster Manor Nursing Home, Lincoln, NE, October 1992.
Introduction to Neuropsychological Assessment. Lincoln Family Practice Program, Lincoln, NE, September 1992.
Management of Aggression in TBI Patients. Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, Lincoln, NE, April 1991.

 
 
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