Lana approaches all her client’s needs with compassion & attentiveness.

Lana Higson,

Clinical Neuropsychologist,
General Psychologist

Lana has experience within both the public and private sectors across a range of neurological conditions. She has provided diagnostic clarity and support for children and adults experiencing functional difficulties and has experience conducting neuropsychological assessments for cognitive characterisation and diagnosis of neurodevelopmental and neurodegenerative disorders.

Lana has a particular interest in treating functional seizures, drawing on a range of therapy modalities including CBT, ACT, and EFT. She is passionate about raising awareness of functional neurological disorders and providing practical support to individuals and their families. She values working collaboratively within the therapeutic alliance built on empathy, warmth, and respect. Her research involves the development of interventions and exploration of treatments to reduce functional seizure symptoms, improve health-related quality of life, and identify predictors to successful treatment outcomes.