W. Howard Buddin Jr., Ph.D.


Dr. W. Howard Buddin Jr. lives in Charleston, SC, with his wife Jennifer and two boys, William and James. Dr. Buddin is the owner of SC Neuro, LLC, with clinics in West Ashley and Summerville, where he practices neuropsychology, forensic neuropsychology, and clinical psychology. He earned his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, with an emphasis in Neuropsychology, from Nova Southeastern University. He completed his internship at the South Florida Internship Consortium in Fort Lauderdale, FL, where he provided services for children and adolescents with developmental and behavioral disorders. Following internship, he completed a two-year fellowship in Neuropsychology at the University of Kansas School of Medicine – Wichita. Dr. Buddin has also pursued a variety of research experiences, including authoring or co-authoring five peer-reviewed publications, two book chapters, 22 regionally and a multiple nationally presented posters. He also writes and curates Neuropsych Now, a Web site that he co-founded in 2013 as the world’s first independent, centralized, community-driven neuropsychology resource. Dr. Buddin is also a bass player, an Eagle Scout, a card-carrying audiophile, a little-league T-Ball and Baseball coach, and enjoys building world-class, screen accurate replicas of lightsabers.


  • Precision guided Behavioral Health-Diagnostic Assessments. Individualized Treatment Planning
  • Psychiatric and Psychological Evaluation (where clinically indicated).
  • Family Counseling
  • Trauma Touch Therapy®
  • Intervention Program: Triage and screening of the client’s needs, a comprehensive clinical assessment, report writing, family consultation\counseling and case management\care coordination for placement in a compatible treatment program.
  • Coordination of Medication Assisted Treatment & Medication Maintenance Treatment (where clinically indicated).
  • Coordination of Primary Care, Health\Medical and Medication interventions, education and monitoring.
  • Group & Individual Therapy\education.
  • Relapse Prevention-Basic and Advanced utilizing the Gorski-CENAPS model. Design and integration of support systems that enhance wellness and recovery efforts.
  • Coping and Life Skills development.
  • Spiritual Exploration and Formation Counseling.