Pediatric Neuropsychology Case Studies: From the Exceptional by Jennifer Niskala Apps,Robert F. Newby,Laura Weiss Roberts

By Jennifer Niskala Apps,Robert F. Newby,Laura Weiss Roberts

In the new literature, the main influential case learn books in neuropsychology are within the grownup realm. Pediatric neuropsychology is a quickly constructing box with more and more larger impact within the evaluation, prognosis, early id, and therapy of formative years health problems. This publication will give you the first centralized, accomplished source for case reports in pediatric neuropsychology. not just will this provide a priceless compilation for the starting to be numbers of pros during this box, yet also will function an leading edge and beautiful source for therapists, lecturers, and others drawn to baby development.

This publication may be dependent in the sort of method that readers can simply entry person instances of curiosity, in addition to similar components of disorder. part breakdowns can be supplied as a way to spotlight the mixed concentration of case shows in obtained neuropsychological disorder in addition to developmental problems. every one part will commence with an introductory bankruptcy, highlighting the salient function of the idea that and delivering short, modern stories of the present learn and theories. inside each one international part, person case reports will function stand-alone chapters. Contributing authors can be supplied vast assistance and training almost about the traditional structure and knowledge to be integrated in every one chapter.

The first component to this ebook will current situations concerning neurological issues. The purpose of this part is to supply not just “classic” examples of neurological disorder in young ones, but in addition to supply attention-grabbing situations of designated or striking displays. the second one part will current an accumulation of instances representing either universal and innovative conceptualizations of developmental disabilities. part 3 has been designed to spotlight instances which frequently current complicated matters to neuropsychologists. The case examples during this part will spotlight using substitute remedies, pathologies which are frequently a resource of inquiry, and occasions that lack the extra rigorous clinical facts usually used in different diagnostic methods. also, this part may well contain chapters on universal differential analysis dilemmas in medical perform. frequently multifaceted or even contradictory facts can come up in the course of reviews, leading to advanced or frustrating events for the clinician. Such examples are tricky, by way of their nature, to forecast, yet quite will be extra in the course of the book’s improvement, as they occur.

Show description

Read Online or Download Pediatric Neuropsychology Case Studies: From the Exceptional to the Commonplace PDF

Best neuropsychology books

Shell Shock to PTSD: Military Psychiatry from 1900 to the Gulf War (Maudsley Series)

The appliance of psychiatry to struggle and terrorism is very topical and a resource of severe media curiosity. Shell surprise to PTSD explores the primary matters all for conserving the psychological wellbeing and fitness of the militia and treating those that succumb to the serious rigidity of wrestle. Drawing on ancient documents, fresh findings and interviews with veterans and psychiatrists, Edgar Jones and Simon Wessely current a entire research of the evolution of army psychiatry.

Anatomy of Success: The Science of Inheriting Your Brain's Wealth & Power While You're Still Alive!

A few everyone is really devoted to do no matter what it takes to alter the established order. They learn all they could, attend seminars, and hear CDs each day, yet to no avail. Anatomy Of luck addresses this factor and gives insights on why a few of us fail and what they need to do to accomplish what they want…on an everlasting foundation.

Cognition and Aquired Language Disorders - E-Book: An Information Processing Approach

This new graduate point textbook, Cognition and purchased Language issues: a data Processing procedure, addresses the cognitive facets of language and communique. It assembles the latest info in this subject, addressing general cognitive processing for language in adults, the cognitive impairments underlying language problems bobbing up from numerous neurologic stipulations, and present review and therapy innovations for the administration of those problems.

Metacognition and Cognitive Neuropsychology: Monitoring and Control Processes

Keep watch over methods are these psychological features that permit us to begin, video display, and prioritize psychological actions. they're the most important to general psychological functioning. a greater knowing of the character of regulate strategies and their deficits is critical for scientific paintings and for an sufficient idea of awareness.

Extra info for Pediatric Neuropsychology Case Studies: From the Exceptional to the Commonplace

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.74 of 5 – based on 15 votes