Pediatric Neuropsychology, Second Edition : Research, Theory, and Practice Hardback
Part of the Science and Practice of Neuropsychology series
The most comprehensive, authoritative reference of its kind, this acclaimed work examines a wide range of acquired, congenital, and developmental brain disorders and their impact on children's neuropsychological functioning.
Leading experts present state-of-the-art knowledge about how each condition affects the developing brain; the nature and severity of associated cognitive, behavioral, and psychosocial impairments; and effective approaches to clinical evaluation and treatment planning. New to This Edition*Reflects significant scientific advances. *An additional coeditor, Bruce F. Pennington. *Chapters on math, reading, and language disabilities; attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder; autism; and intellectual disabilities. *Medical disorders not covered in prior edition: acute disseminated encephalomyelitis and multiple sclerosis; tuberous sclerosis; childhood stroke; and fetal alcohol syndrome. *A chapter on evidence-based neuropsychological interventions.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 540 pages
- Publisher: Guilford Publications
- Publication Date: 09/12/2009
- Category: Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology
- ISBN: 9781606234655