Casebook of Clinical Neuropsychology by Joel E. Morgan, Ida Sue Baron, Joseph H. Ricker

By Joel E. Morgan, Ida Sue Baron, Joseph H. Ricker

Casebook of medical Neuropsychology positive aspects genuine scientific neuropsychological situations drawn from best experts' documents. every one bankruptcy represents a distinct case accomplished by means of a special professional. situations disguise the lifespan from baby, to grownup, to geriatric, and the categories of situations will symbolize a extensive spectrum of prototypical instances of recognized and well-documented issues in addition to a few rarer problems. bankruptcy authors have been particularly selected for his or her services with specific problems. while a practitioner goes to work out a toddler or an grownup with "X" challenge, they could flip to the "case" and locate brand new serious info to aid them comprehend the problems regarding the prognosis, a short synopsis of the literature, the patient's symptom presentation, the assessment together with neuropsychological try out effects and different effects from specialists, besides remedies and proposals.

Clinical situations characterize a original culture as a educating motor vehicle within the medical sciences, such a lot prominently in medication and psychology. Case experiences give you the scholar with real scientific fabric - information within the type of observations of the sufferer, examination/test info, correct background, and similar try out effects - all of which needs to be built-in right into a diagnostic end and finally give you the sufferer with applicable concepts. severe to this educational/heuristic procedure is the chance for the reader to view the concept strategies of the clinician that ended in the conclusions and suggestions provided. With the technology of the sickness because the beginning of this technique, readers find out how the mixing of a number of assets of information furthers serious pondering abilities.

Show description

Read Online or Download Casebook of Clinical Neuropsychology PDF

Best neuropsychology books

Overcoming the Trauma of Your Motor Vehicle Accident: A Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment Program Workbook

It really is anticipated that over three million humans according to 12 months are injured in motorcar injuries and as much as forty five% of individuals in a significant vehicle twist of fate strengthen posttraumatic pressure sickness. Written by means of the creators of an empirically supported cognitive-behavioral remedy application, this workbook contains the entire info valuable for a consumer to profit definitely the right abilities to beat their MVA-related PTSD.

Aphasia and Brain Organization

This ebook offers the paintings on aphasia popping out of the Institute for Aphasia and Stroke in Norway in the course of its 10 years of life. instead of reviewing formerly provided paintings, it was once my wish to provide a unified research and dialogue of our collected info. The empirical foundation for the research is a reasonably large workforce (249 sufferers) investigated with a customary, finished set of techniques.

Clinical Applications of Microcomputers in Communication Disorders

Medical purposes of Microcomputers in conversation problems is a accomplished reference for the usage of microcomputers within the box of communique problems. The human-machine interface is mentioned, besides note processing and knowledge processing. using the microcomputer within the analysis and therapy of speech-language pathology can be reviewed.

Sex Differences in the Central Nervous System

Intercourse ameliorations within the critical fearful process bargains a finished exam of the present nation of intercourse adjustments learn, from either the elemental technology and medical learn views. Given the present NIH directive that funded preclinical study needs to think about either ladies and men, this subject is of curiosity to an expanding percent of the neuroscience study inhabitants.

Additional resources for Casebook of Clinical Neuropsychology

Sample text

S. Division of Biobehavioral Sciences and Mental Disorders Committee to Study Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. , & Battagliam, F. (Eds). (1996). Fetal alcohol syndrome: Diagnosis, epidemiology, prevention and treatment. Washington, DC: National Academy Press. Bertrand, J. (2009). Interventions for children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs): Overview of findings for five innovative research projects Research in Developmental Disabilities, 30, 9861006. Jacobson, S. , Jacobson, J. , Sokol, R. , Chiodo, L.

Jernigan, T. , & Riley, E. P. (2002). Regional brain shape abnormalities persist into adolescence after heavy prenatal alcohol exposure. Cerebral Cortex, 12, 856–865. Spadoni, A. , McGee, C. , Fryer, S. , & Riley, E. P. (2007). Neuroimaging and fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 31, 239–245. Sparrow, S. , Cicchetti, D. , & Balla, D. A. (2005). Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales–Second Edition. Circle Pines, MN: AGS Publishing. , & Steinhausen, H-C. (2007).

Johnson, V. , Hanson, J. , Giedd, J. , (1997). Magnetic reasonance imaging of brain anomalies in fetal alcohol syndrome. Pediatrics, 99, 232–240. Thomas, S. , Kelly, S. , Mattson, S. , & Riley, E. P. (1998). Comparison of social abilities of children with fetal alcohol syndrome to those of children with similar IQ scores and normal controls. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 22, 528–533. Thorne, J. , Coggins, T. , & Astley, S. J. (2007). Exploring the utility of narrative analysis in diagnostic decision making: Picturebound reference, elaboration, and fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.44 of 5 – based on 30 votes

admin