Textbook of Clinical Neuropsychology

Textbook of Clinical Neuropsychology

by Joel E. Morgan
     
 

ISBN-10: 1841694770

ISBN-13: 9781841694771

Pub. Date: 01/18/2008

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

With close to fifty chapters by some of the most prominent clinical neuropsychologists, the Textbook of Clinical Neuropsychology sets a new standard in the field in its scope, breadth, and scholarship. Unlike most other books in neuropsychology, the Textbook is organized primarily around syndromes, disorders, and related clinical phenomena. Written for the

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With close to fifty chapters by some of the most prominent clinical neuropsychologists, the Textbook of Clinical Neuropsychology sets a new standard in the field in its scope, breadth, and scholarship. Unlike most other books in neuropsychology, the Textbook is organized primarily around syndromes, disorders, and related clinical phenomena. Written for the clinician at all levels of training, from the beginner to the journeyman, the Textbook presents contemporary clinical neuropsychology in a comprehensive volume. Chapters are rich with reviews of the literature and clinical case material spanning a range from pediatric to adult and geriatric disorders. Chapter authors are among the most respected in their field, leaders of American Neuropsychology, known for their scholarship and professional leadership. Rarely have so many distinguished members of one discipline been in one volume. This is essential reading for students of neuropsychology, and all others preparing for careers in the field.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781841694771
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/18/2008
Series:
Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1064
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.10(h) x 2.10(d)

Table of Contents

J. Brandt, Foreword. Part 1. Introduction to Clinical Neuropsychology. W.B. Barr, Historical Development of the Neuropsychological Test Battery. L. Bieliauskas, The Preparation of the Clinical Neuropsychologist: Contemporary Training Models and Specialization. D. Tranel, Theories of Clinical Neuropsychology and Brain-Behavior Relationships: Luria and Beyond. G.E. Smith, R.J. Ivnik, J. Lucas, Assessment Techniques: Tests, Test Batteries, Norms and Methodological Approaches. Part 2. Scientific Foundations. C.M. Filley, Neuroanatomy for the Neuropsychologist. E. Caccappolo, L.S. Honig, Development of the Central Nervous System. Part 3. Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence. I.S. Baron, Growth and Development of Pediatric Neuropsychology. E.M. Mahone, B.S. Slomine, Neurodevelopmental Disorders. K.O. Yeates, J.M. Fletcher, M. Dennis, Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus. M. Westerveld, Neuropsychology in Pediatric Epilepsy. J. Donders, Traumatic Brain Injury of Childhood. E.B. Fennell, C. Rey-Casserly, Brain Tumors in Children. G.A. Stefanatos, W.Q. Joe, Autism Spectrum Disorders. G.A. Stefanatos, W.Q. Joe, Non-Autism Pervasive Developmental Disorders. H.G. Taylor, Low Birth Weight. J. Halperin, ADHD Spectrum Disorders. M.D. Ris, M. Nortz, Nonverbal Learning Disorder. Part 4. Disorders of Adulthood. J.R. Festa, R.M. Lazar, R.S. Marshall, Ischemic Stroke and Aphasic Disorders. K.Y. Haaland, R.M. Swanda, Vascular Dementia. C. Munro Cullum, et al., Intracranial Hemorrhage, Vascular Malformations, Cerebral Aneurysms, and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. T. Roebuck-Spencer, M. Sherer, Moderate and Severe Traumatic Brain Injury. W. Mittenberg, D.M. Roberts, Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Postconcussion Syndromes. G. Lee, C.L. Clason, Classification of Seizure Disorders and Syndromes and Neuropsychological Impairment in Adults. J.I. Tracy, S. Shah, Presurgical Functional Brain Mapping and Neurocognitive Testing in Epilepsy. C.B. Dodrill, Emotional and Psychological Factors in Epilepsy. W.G. van Gorp, J.C. Root, CNS Infection: HIV Associated Neurocognitive Compromise. R.O. Hopkins, E.D. Bigler, Hypoxic and Anoxic Conditions of the CNS. A.I. Troster, J.A. Fields, Parkinson’s Disease, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Corticobasal Ganglionic Degeneration and Related Disorders of the Frontostriatal System. S.W. Anderson, T.C. Ryken, Intracranial Tumors. L.A. Morrow, et al., Toxins in the CNS: Alcohol, Illicit Drugs, Heavy Metals, Solvents, and Related Exposure. G.J. Chelune, H. Stott, J. Pinkston, Multiple Sclerosis. J.S. Paulsen, A. Mikos, Huntington’s Disease. E. Kozora, Neuropsychological Functioning in Systemic Lupus Erythemytosis. W.B. Bar, M. McCrea, C. Randolph, Neuropsychology of Sports-Related Injuries. J. Wasserstein, et al., Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Basic and Clinical Issues. R.L. Mapou, Learning Disabilities in Adults. R.M. Bauer, The Three Amnesias. B.A. Marcopulos, et al., Neuropsychology of Schizophrenia. G. Smith, M.W. Bondi, Normal Aging, Mild Cognitive Decline, Preclinical DAT, and Alzheimer’s Disease. Part 5. The Technology of Clinical Neuropsychology. E.D. Bigler, S. Kurth, Structural Neuroimaging in Clinical Neuropsychology. J.H. Ricker, P.M. Arenth, Functional Neuroimaging in Clinical Neuropsychology. M.T. Schultheis, A.A. Rizzo, Emerging Technologies in Practice and Research. Part 6. Forensic Neuropsychology. J.J. Sweet, E. Ecklund-Johnson, A. Malina, Forensic Neuropsychology: An Overview of Issues and Directions. S.R. Millis, Assessment of Incomplete Effort and Malingering in the Neuropsychological Examination. M.F. Greiffenstein, Basics of Forensic Neuropsychology. Part 7. Ethical Issues in Clinical Neuropsychology. D. Johnson-Greene, H. Nissley, Ethical Challenges in Neuropsychology. L. Artiola, Research and Practice: Ethical Issues with Immigrant Adults and Children. Part 8. Rehabilitation in Clinical Neuropsychology. G. Prigatano, Neuropsychological Rehabilitation and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. C.A. Mateer, C.S. Sira, The Clinical Neuropsychological Feedback as an Intervention.

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