Cognitive Dysfunction in Bipolar Disorder: A Guide for Clinicians / Edition 1

Cognitive Dysfunction in Bipolar Disorder: A Guide for Clinicians / Edition 1

by Katherine Burdick
     
 

Cognitive Dysfunction in Bipolar Disorder is the first comprehensive book of its kind. it compiles the latest data in neuropsychology, neuroimaging, neurogenetics, and functional outcomes research to enable clinicians to more effectively utilize pharmacological and psychotherapeutic techniques in their treatment of bipolar disorder.

American Psychiatric

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Overview

Cognitive Dysfunction in Bipolar Disorder is the first comprehensive book of its kind. it compiles the latest data in neuropsychology, neuroimaging, neurogenetics, and functional outcomes research to enable clinicians to more effectively utilize pharmacological and psychotherapeutic techniques in their treatment of bipolar disorder.

American Psychiatric Publishing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585622580
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/28/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
316
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Joseph F. Goldberg, M.D., is Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, New York; and Director of the Affective Disorders Research Program at Silver Hill Hospital in New Canaan, Connecticut.

Katherine E., Burdick, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in The Bronx, New York; and Director of the Neurocognitive Assessment Unit in the Division of Psychiatry Research of The Zucker Hillside Hospital, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, in Glen Oaks, New York.

American Psychiatric Publishing

Table of Contents

Foreword. Preface. Overview and introduction: dimensions of cognition and measures of cognitive function. Attentional and executive functioning in bipolar disorder. Memory deficits associated with bipolar disorder. The endophenotype concept: examples from neuropsychological and neuroimaging studies of bipolar disorder. Impact of mood, anxiety, and psychotic symptoms on cognition in patients with bipolar disorder. Improving psychotherapy practice and technique for bipolar disorder: lessons from cognitive neuroscience. Adverse cognitive effects of psychotropic medications. Pharmacological strategies to enhance neurocognitive function. Cognitive dysfunction in children and adolescents with bipolar disorder: relative contribution of bipolar disorder and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Cognition and functional outcome in bipolar disorder. Cognition across the life span: clinical implications for older adults with bipolar disorder. Summary and assessment recommendations for practitioners. Index.

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