59| Neuropsych Bite: Limbic Encephalitis – A Conversation With Dr. Joel Kamper

In our last Neuropsych Bite with Joel Kamper, Ph.D., ABPP-CN, we discuss limbic encephalitis, a condition involving inflammation of the limbic system that typically results in memory deficits, psychosis, seizures, and other symptoms.  For Joel’s bio, click here.

A pdf of the transcript for this episode is available here.

Topics Covered

  • Overview of limbic encephalitis (LE)
  • Clinical presentation of the syndrome
  • Joel compares paraneoplastic LE and autoimmune LE
  • We discuss common therapies for each syndrome
  • The role of a neuropsychologist in a LE case study