By Eric R., MD Arzubi,Elisa, PhD Mambrino

ISBN-10: 0826144152

ISBN-13: 9780826144157

Neuropsychological exams at the moment are wide-spread to spot studying disabilities and form academic interventions.  However, many precise schooling academics, speech therapists, attorneys, pediatricians, psychiatrists, rehabilitation counselors, and a bunch of alternative "helping" professions comprehend little or no approximately find out how to interpret and act on info contained in neuropsychological exams. The neuropsychological reviews mentioned during this textual content aid make clear a large choice of psychiatric and health conditions, together with studying disabilities, critical and protracted psychological disease, demanding mind injury, neuropsychiatric issues with accompanying persistent cognitive deficits, and purchased or congenital neurological stipulations.  


This ebook emphasizes the breadth and intensity of neuropsychological checks and the various functional makes use of they've got, equivalent to remedy making plans, analysis, interventions, and plenty of extra. The authors supply useful suggestions on neuropsychological checking out and evaluate around the lifespan, from pediatric via geriatric sufferers. The publication is designed in particular for these pros with little to no education in neuropsychology that have to follow wisdom gleaned from neuropsychological assessments. 


Key issues discussed:


  • Neuropsychological trying out and psychoanalysis
  • Using neuropsychological tools at school settings: probabilities and limitations
  • Using neuropsychological details in vocational rehabilitation planning
  • Neuropsychology and speech/language therapy

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