Assessment Team

Steven G. Feifer, DEd, NCSP, ABSNP

Lead Consultant for Psychoeducational Assessment & Neuropsychology

Dr. Feifer formerly led our Academic Assessment & Neuropsychology team and now serves our chief consultant. He is an internationally renowned speaker and author in the field of learning disabilities and has authored six books on learning and emotional disorders in children. He has 19 years of experience as a school psychologist and was voted the Maryland School Psychologist of the Year in 2008, and awarded the 2009 National School Psychologist of the Year.

Dr. Feifer serves as a consultant to a variety of school districts and is a clinical supervisor in the ABSNP school neuropsychology training program. He has authored tests of reading and math, which are due to be released next year.

Dr. Feifer resides with his family in Frederick, Maryland.


Lisa Tropez-Arceneaux

Director of Assessment

Dr. Lisa Tropez-Arceneaux received her Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology in Honolulu, Hawaii.  She completed her clinical training at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu and her internship at Howard University Hospital in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health in Washington, D.C. She also completed a Fellowship in Pediatric Burn Psychology at Johns Hopkins University in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in Baltimore, Maryland.

In addition to serving as Director of Assessment for BCC-CAA’s Screening for Success Program, Dr. Tropez-Arceneaux, works as a Pediatric Psychologist from New Orleans, Louisiana where she conducts psychological evaluations for children and adolescents. She also works with Physicians for Peace where she currently provides training and pediatric burn care to patients in South and Central America. She has received awards for excellence in her clinical work with the Domestic Violence Clearinghouse in the prevention of adolescent dating violence and for her work with the military and local Hawaiian population from 2001-2005.