bac-appNeuroCog Trials has completed more than 150,000 reviews using data received from a wide variety of measures and scales. We are the exclusive distributor for the UCSD Performance-Based Skills Assessment – UPSA and have developed new and innovative cognitive assessments, such as the BAC App and VRFCAT functional capacity tool. We have over a decade of experience with clinical and cognitive tests and deep knowledge of measures, scales, and assessments in the following therapeutic areas:

Alzheimer’s Disease

ADAS-Cog – Alzheimer’s Disease Assessment Scale – Cognitive subscale
ADCS ADL – Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study Activities of Daily Living
ADCS-CGIC – Clinical Global Impression of Change
CDR/CDR-SB – Clinical Dementia Rating Scale/Clinical Dementia Rating Sum of Boxes
CERAD – Consortium to Establish Registry for Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical & Neuropsychology Assessment
GDS – Geriatric Depression Scale
NPI – Neuropsychiatric Inventory
MDS UPDRS – MDS Unified Parkinson’s Disease Rating Scale
MMSE – Mini-Mental State Examination


AIMS – Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale
BACS*– Brief Assessment of Cognition in Schizophrenia
BAC App*– Brief Assessment of Cognition Application (iPad based)
BARS – Barnes Akathisia Rating Scale
CDSS – Calgary Depression Scale for Schizophrenia
CGI-S/CGI-I – Clinical Global Illness Severity
CGI-CogS – Clinical global impression of cognition in schizophrenia
MCCB – MATRICS – Consensus Cognitive Battery
NSA-16/NSA-4 – Negative Symptoms Assessment- 16 items and 4 items
PANSS – Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale
PSP– Personal and Social Performance Scale
SCoRS*– Schizophrenia Cognition Rating Scale

* In-house developed, proprietary tools.


BAC screens

For more information about BAC, navigate here.

Functional Capacity

SCoRS*– Schizophrenia Cognition Rating Scale
UPSA –UCSD Performance-Based Skills Assessment (UPSA-2, UPSA-2-VIM, UPSA-2ER, UPSA-B)
VRFCAT*– Virtual Reality Functional Capacity Assessment Tool

* In-house developed, proprietary tools.



For more information about VRFCAT, navigate here.

Other Cognitive Measures

ANT– Attention Networking Task
CPT – Continuous Performance Test
BAC*– Brief Assessment of Cognition
BAC App*– Brief Assessment of Cognition Application (Tablet)
BAC-A*– Brief Assessment of Cognition in Affective Disorders
BP-CoRS* – Bipolar Cognition Rating Scale
BVMT-R – Brief Visuospatial Memory Test – Revised
Clock Drawing Test
COWAT (FAS) – Controlled Oral Word Association Test
CVLT-II – California Verbal Learning Test – Second Edition
DSST – Digit Symbol Substitution Test
Finger Tapping
Verbal Fluency
Grooved Pegboard
HVLT-R – Hopkins Verbal Learning Test – Revised
LNS – Letter-Number Sequencing
MASC – Movie for the Assessment of Social Cognition
MiNT – Multilingual Naming Test
MoCA- Montreal Cognitive Assessment
MSCEIT – Mayer-Salovey-Caruso Emotional Intelligence Test
NAB Digit Span
NAB Mazes – Neuropsychological Assessment Battery Mazes
NAB Memory Modules – Neuropsychological Assessment Battery Modules
RAVLT– Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test
RBANS– Repeatable Battery for the Assessment of Neuropsychological Status
SDMT– Symbol Digit Modalities Test
Symbol Coding
ToPF– Test of Premorbid Functioning
TMT -Trail Making Test A and B
LNS -Maryland Letter Number Span
WAIS III – Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale
WASI-II– Wechsler Abbreviated Scale of Intelligence, 2nd version
WCST-64 – Wisconsin Card Sorting Test (Computerized and Card Versions)
WISC-III –Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children
WMS-III/IV – Wechsler Memory Scale
WRAT III/IV – Wide Range Achievement Test
WTAR – Wechsler Test of Adult Reading

* In-house developed, proprietary tools.



For more information about UPSA, navigate here.

Other Clinical Measures

CAI – Cognitive Assessment Interview
CIBIC+ – Clinician’s Interview Based Impression of Change
ESRS– Extrapyramidal Symptoms Rating Scale
HAM-D– Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
MADRS– Montgomery-Asberg Depression Rating Scale
M.I.N.I. – Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview
SAS – Simpson-Angus Scale
SF-36 – 36-Item Short Form Health Survey
SFS – Social Functioning Scale
SIPS/SOPS – Structured Interview for Psychosis-Risk Syndromes
SLOF – Specific Levels of Functioning Scale
VABS-II– Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scale
YGTSS– Yale Global Tic Severity Scale