Psychological Specialists, LLC
Walter B. Branch, Ph.D.
1980 Chatham Parkway, Suite 701
Savannah, Georgia 31405
Fax (912) 777-5762
| Walter Branch,
Welcome to the website of Dr. Walter Branch, licensed psychologist. The office is located at 1980 Chatham Parkway, Suite 701, which is the approximate geographic center of Chatham County, Georgia.
I specialize in diagnostic evaluations (psychological testing), particulaly testing for ADHD. I do not have
openings for therapy patints. I accept all major insurance and managed care entities, with the exception of Humana and Coventry. Copays, deductables and any out-of-pocket
expenses can be paid with Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover and checks.
Office hours are:
Monday - Thursday, 9 - 1; 4 - 6
B. Branch, Ph.D. has been a licensed
psychologist in Georgia since 1991. He obtained a
B.S. in Psychology from Georgia Southern College in 1983, an M.A. in Psychology from Georgia
Southern College in 1985, and a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from The University of
Georgia in 1991. He completed a Clinical Internship at the Medical College of Georgia (MCG)
in the Department of Pediatric Neurology and the Richmond County public school system. After
two years as a School Psychologist with the Richmond County Board of Education, he joined
Coastal Psychology in Savannah, GA in 1993. Dr. Branch also served for one year as a school
psychologist with the Effingham County public school system. He remained at Coastal Psychology
until December 2013 at which time he formed Savannah Psychological Specialists, LLC.
Dr. Branch specializes in diagnostic assessment and treatment of children and adolescents, with an
emphasis on ADHD. He has conducted in-service training workshops for the
Chatham County Department of Family and Children Services and the Richmond County Board
of Education. He has assisted local Head Start teachers in the identification of children with
potential psychological problems.
Dr. Branch has published the following articles in professional journals, textbook and paper
Branch, W. B., Cohen, M. J., & Hynd, G. W. (1995). Academic Achievement, and Attention
Deficit/Hyperactivity in Left and Right Hemisphere Learning Disabled Children. Journal of
Learning Disabilities, 28, 35-43.
Branch, W. B., Cohen, M. J., & Hynd, G. W. (1994). Receptive Prosody in Children with Left and
Right Hemisphere Neuropsychological Dysfunction. Brain and Language, 47, 171-181.
Cohen, M. J., Branch, W. B., McKie, V. C.,
Adams, R. J., (1994). Neuropsychological impairment
Cohen, M. J., Branch, W. B., Willis, W.
G., Weyandt, L. L, & Hynd, G. W. (1992). Issues in
Branch, W. B., Cohen, M. J., &
Hynd, G. W. (1992, February). Receptive Prosody, Academic
Cohen, M. J, & Branch, W. B.
(1991). Intellectual Functioning of Children with Epilepsy: A
Branch, W. (1990). On interpreting
correlation coefficients. American Psychologist, 45, 296.