Home > Books > Clinical Neuropsychology: A Practical Guide to Assessment and Management for Clinicians
Clinical Neuropsychology: A Practical Guide to Assessment and Management for Clinicians
View PDF

Clinical Neuropsychology: A Practical Guide to Assessment and Management for Clinicians

Publication Year: 2003
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Goldstein, Laura H.; McNeil, Jane E.
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 978-0-470-85401-3
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections

This clear and accessible text provides trainee and qualified clinical psychologists with an up-to-date summary of neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation issues.

Although often viewed as a speciality within clinical psychology, knowledge of neuropsychology and its applications is relevant to all areas of clinical work where patients are showing some change in their cognitive functioning. This edited volume focuses on what the clinician needs to know in order to assess the cognitive functioning of their client and to consider rehabilitation and treatment options.

Readers will also find practical information concerning:
* newly developed neuroimaging techniques
* the effects of prescription and non-prescription drugs on cognitive functioning
* the interface between neuropsychological assessment and psychiatric disorders
* post-qualification training in clinical neuropsychology
* rules governing medico-legal work in civil cases in the UK

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Goldstein, Laura H.; McNeil, Jane E.
  • ISBN: 978-0-470-85401-3
  • Specialty:
    Clinical Psychology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 446
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2003

Clinical Neuropsychology: A Practical Guide to Assessment and Management for Clinicians is included in the following Collections:

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Social Policy & Practice This bibliographic database, helps professionals, practitioners, researchers, and students to understand, plan, and evaluate existing and future social policy.
JOTM
Global Health Bibliographic abstracting and indexing database dedicated to public health--contains over 3 million scientific records from over 7,300 journals, reports, books and conferences.
JOTM
Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS) Features current and timely research articles as well as richly illustrated peer-reviewed articles focused on clinical diagnosis and management.
JOTM
PAIN® Official publication of the International Association for the Study of Pain—publishes original research on the nature, mechanisms and treatment of pain.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Instructional Course Lectures, Volume 68
Offers new techniques for solving the tough challenges you encounter in your practice every day with a focus on pediatric orthopaedics, upper extremity and orthopaedic oncology.

ASAM Principles of Addiction Medicine
Provides health care providers with information to diagnose and treat their patients, and also to positively impact clinical service design and delivery, and global health care policy.