Rehabilitation of neuropsychological disorders

a practical guide for rehabilitation professionals

Publisher: Psychology Press in New York

Written in English
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  • Neurobehavioral disorders -- Patients -- Rehabilitation

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementeditors, Brick Johnstone, Henry H. Stonnington.
ContributionsJohnstone, Brick., Stonnington, Henry H.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC350.4 .R44 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23170483M
ISBN 109781848728004, 9781848728011
LC Control Number2009007992

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This book aims to fill this gap and to provide an overview of standard neuropsychological treatment strategies for specific cognitive impairments that are identified on testing.

The new edition enhances this goal with three chapters outlining important recommendations, services, and Manufacturer: Psychology Press. Many contemporary neuropsychology texts focus on neuropathology, the description of specific tests, and the differential diagnosis of central nervous system disorders.

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Cognitive Rehabilitation of Memory: A Clinical-Neuropsychological Introduction comprehensively reviews evidence-based research for each clinical tool, defining guidelines on how to assess patients and set treatment goals and best practices for creating individualized rehabilitation programs.

The book also provides essential background knowledge on the nature and causes of memory impairment. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: The Assessment and Rehabilitation of Attention Disorders / Terry Levitt and Brick Johnstone --The Assessment and Rehabilitation of Memory Impairments / Reid L.

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neuropsychological rehabilitation for people with psychiatric disorders, particularly those with a ective, psychotic and addictive features. The chapter also highlights the evidence for e ectiveness.

Neuropsychological disorders vary in prevalence, base rates, types of impairments, and functional changes over the course of a person's lifespan, with different immediate and late effects as well Author: David E. Tupper. W elcome to The NeuroPsychological Rehabilitation Center (NPRC) website.

The NPRC is a private practice dedicated to providing clinical services for individuals with neurological changes. We are highly qualified professionals with a vast level of experience in providing a continuum of care that encompasses assessment, treatment, and consultation.

Assessment of Neuropsychological Functions in Psychiatric Disorders covers findings on all major psychiatric disorders. A result of a joint effort by over twenty experts in their field, this book looks at neuropsychological management, treatment, and rehabilitation of psychiatric patients, including.

Neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation of writing disorders Neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation of writing disorders Chapter: (p) Chapter 17 Neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation of writing disorders Source: The Handbook of Clinical Neuropsychology Author(s): Pélagie M.

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Mateer Andover: Taylor and Francis Books Ltd Price £ ISBN This is a good by: 2. The emphasis on neuropsychological sequelae, physiological basis, and means of diagnosing and treating of conditions across the lifespan make this the most comprehensive resource available to professionals in and around neuropsychology, neuropsychiatry and the behavioral : $   Description: This well-written book describes an integrative approach to cognitive rehabilitation therapy using neuropsychological principals.

It contains a detailed description of mechanisms associated with brain injury and : Guilford Publications, Inc. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation provides useful introductory material and background information on various disorders, assessments, and rehabilitative interventions for adult and geriatric populations This book is essential for psychologists or clinical neuropsychologists who have a strong interest in understanding the current medical aspects of neuropsychological rehabilitation."--Price: $ The scope of this book is vast.

It includes child, adult, and geriatric disorders, from A (acute disseminated encephalomyelitis) to Z (Zellweger syndrome) covered in pages. It includes developmental disorders, psychiatric disorders, common and rare genetic disorders, learning disorders, and different causes of brain injury.

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