After Ms. B. had been at the residential facility for 1.5 years, she underwent a comprehensive neuropsychological evaluation in which an expanded Halstead-Reitan battery was used. Her results included average intellectual abilities, intact sensory processing, mild attention difficulties, normal memory functioning, intact language comprehension but a relative lack of fluency in expressive speech, normal visual-spatial abilities, and marked difficulties with executive functioning. Is was concluded that Ms. B. ’s primary cognitive deficits involved planning and problem-solving abilities, leading to difficulty with management of aspects of daily living, especially in regard to unpredictable or unfamiliar events.
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