|Specialist Areas:||ACC, Adjustment to physical disability, Assessment/measurement in sport, Brain injury, Dementia, Health Anxiety Disorder, Intellectual assessment, Intellectual disability, Neuropsychological assessment, Rehabilitation/injury counselling|
|Treatment Areas:||Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), Brief intervention, Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), Positive psychology, Solution-focussed therapy|
|Client Types:||Adolescent, Afrikaans Speaking, Child, Older adult|
|Address:||80 Pitt Street
|Practice Name:||Proactive Rehabilitation Ltd|
|Bio:||Elton Bloye (Neuropsychologist) began his practice in neuropsychology at the Sterkfontein Forensic Neuroscience Unit, South Africa, conducting medico-legal assessments for criminal litigation purposes. He also worked in a post-acute in-patient neurorehabilitation environment with Life Riverfield Lodge for 2 years, and continued to offer supervision to psychologists working in this field from 2011 to 2017.
Following this, Elton spent 10 years running a private neuropsychology practice in Johannesburg. Here he conducted neuropsychological assessment and tailored interventions for patients with brain injury and disease. Work was completed for Personal Injury, Road Accident Fund, Medical negligence and Insurance related purposes. Elton worked with Neurologists and Psychiatrists, assisting in the assessment and management of neurological conditions, including Stroke, Alzheimers Dementia, Parkinsons disease, and neurodevelopmental disorders. He was a consultant clinician for ImPACT SA and ProSt Sports Concussion Management, where he uses computerized cognitive assessment software (ImPACT) to manage sports-related concussion.
Elton was a Guest Lecturer at the University of Johannesburg for 2 years, lecturing on aspects of neuropsychological assessment. He was on the Executive Committee of the South African Clinical Neuropsychological Association (SACNA) from 2012 to 2018, where he served as President for 2 years.
Currently, Elton is a Clinical Lead (Psychology) at Proactive Rehab Ltd, NZ. He provides assessment and tailored intervention for a range of ACC contracts, including Neuropsychology, Concussion, Training for Independence, Psychology, Pain, and Vocational Rehab contracts. Elton also has a training and mentorship role with intermediate/junior/intern level psychologists, and he also supports training for the wider MDT. He supports neuro/clinical psychology service development across the central North Island, including Manawatu, Whanganui and Hawkes Bay.