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Neuropsychology and the law

Neuropsychology and the law

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Published by Springer-Verlag in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forensic neuropsychology.,
  • Clinical neuropsychology.,
  • Head Injuries -- diagnosis.,
  • Jurisprudence.,
  • Neurologic Examination.,
  • Neuropsychological Tests.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementJane Dywan, Ronald D. Kaplan, Francis J. Pirozzolo, editors.
    SeriesSpringer series in neuropsychology
    ContributionsDywan, Jane., Kaplan, Ronald D., Pirozzolo, Francis J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA1147.5 .N48 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 295 p. :
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2028476M
    ISBN 100387974717, 3540974717
    LC Control Number91004618

      The book's editors authored Chapter 1, “Constitutional, Judicial, and Practice Foundations of Criminal Forensic Neuropsychology,” which summarizes the mechanics of the American criminal justice system and discusses key constitutional matters as well as the most important landmark Supreme Court decisions. 1. Introduction to Clinical Neuropsychology 1 2. The Nervous System: Structure and Function 31 3. Neuropathology: Neurodegenerative Disorders 61 4. Neuropathology: Acquired Disorders 89 5. Issues in Clinical Neuropsychological Practice 6. Interviewing in Clinical Neuropsychology 7. Tests of Intellectual Abilities 8. Tests of Memory.

      In the Preface to the Forensic Neuropsychology Casebook, Robert L. Heilbronner reveals his motivation for editing a book about the experiences of neuropsychologists in the courtroom: like most psychologists, he enjoys a good enthusiasm for using the science of psychology to carve windows into others' experiences, and to get as close to the truth of their stories as possible, is.   The growth of neuropsychology as a clinical specialty over the past decade is well documented. Numerous articles published during that time have revealed the practices, beliefs, and standards of the profession as reported in the survey responses of practicing neuropsychologists (e.g., Guilmette et al., , Putnam, , Putnam et al., a, Putnam et al., b, Sweet & Moberg, .

    The practice of forensic neuropsychology has experienced tremendous growth over the past two decades, becoming perhaps the most rapidly expanding area of practice within the field of clinical. Neuropsychology Concentration. For questions, contact [email protected] Clinical Neuropsychology is a recognized specialty area within the field of psychology that focuses on the applied science of brain-behavior relationships.


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About this book The following are illustrative of some of the issues that can emerge at the interface between neuropsychology and the law. The first involved a patient suffering from a.

Neuropsychology and the Law (Springer Series in Neuropsychology) Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. Edition by Jane Dywan (Editor), Ronald D. Kaplan (Editor), Francis J.

Pirozzolo (Editor) & ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the Author: Jane Dywan J. John Mann. The following are illustrative of some of the issues that can emerge at the interface between neuropsychology and the law.

The first involved a patient suffering from a debilitating fear of heights. The fear seemed a reasonable consequence of the fact that he had been a passenger on a plane that crashed while attempting take off. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm.

Contents: Neuropsychology and its applications to the legal forum / Francis J. Pirozzolo, Janice Funk, and Jane Dywan --Minor head injury and the post-concussive syndrome / Nils R.

Varney and Janet Smith Shepherd --Workers' compensation and. Lecturer, Neuropsychology. Department of Psychology, PO77, The Henry Wellcome Building, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK.

Regional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit, Homerton Hospital, Homerton Row, London E9 6SR, UK. Search for more papers by this authorCited by: 1. Featuring updates and revisions, the second edition of Clinical Neuropsychology provides trainee and practicing clinicians with practical, real-world advice on neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation.

Offers illustrated coverage of neuroimaging techniques and updates on key neuro-pathological findings underpinning neurodegenerative disorders Features increased. Clinical Neuropsychology is a specialty in professional psychology that applies principles of assessment and intervention based upon the scientific study of human behavior as it relates to normal and abnormal functioning of the central nervous system.

Neurosurgical Neuropsychology: The Practical Application of Neuropsychology in the Neurosurgical Practice comprehensively explains the use of neuropsychology in neurosurgical book covers various preoperative techniques that may benefit neurosurgeons, such as functional neuroimaging (fMRI, SPECT, MEG) for presurgical cognitive mapping, as well as more traditional methods to predict.

A catalog record for this book is available from the Library of Congress Stirling, John D., – Introducing neuropsychology / John Stirling and Rebecca Elliott. – 2nd ed. ; cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (hardcover) – ISBN (pbk.) 1.

Neuropsychology. Elliott, Rebecca. Clinical Neuropsychology is a specialty field within clinical psychology, dedicated to understanding the relationships between brain and behavior, particularly as these relationships can be applied to the diagnosis of brain disorder, assessment of cognitive and behavioral functioning and the design of effective treatment.

The APA Handbook of Forensic Neuropsychology is an authoritative and well-written book that contains a wealth of information for a diverse readership.

The handbook is highly recommended for clinical neuropsychologists who have or will venture into the arena of forensic neuropsychology. —PsycCRITIQUES. This is a wide-ranging text concerned with the principles and practice of neuropsychological assessment in the adult. It combines a flexible hypothesis testing approach to assessment with information on specialized test batteries.

The book covers the major areas of memory, language, perception, attention, and executive dysfunctions, and includes chapters on dementia, alcohol, drug and toxic. The Neuropsychology Handbook, 3rd Edition edited by Arthur M. Horton Jr., Danny Wedding (Springer Publishing Company) In the last decade, the number of books, courses, training opportunities, and journals dealing with clinical neuropsychology has greatly s: 1.

ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (xvi, pages): illustrations: Contents: Neuropsychology and its applications to the legal forum / Francis J. Pirozzolo, Janice Funk, and Jane Dywan --Minor head injury and the post-concussive syndrome / Nils R.

Varney and Janet Smith Shepherd --Workers' compensation and clinical neuropsychological. Giovanni Berlucchi, in Reference Module in Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology, Abstract. Neuropsychology is the discipline which investigates the relations between brain processes and mechanisms on one hand, and cognition and behavioral control on the other.

The term neuropsychology has a long history, but it was only in the s that an autonomous field of. This reference book presents and critiques normative data for 26 commonly used neuropsychological tests. Locator tables throughout the book guide clinicians to the sets of normative data that are best suited to their needs, depending on the demographic characteristics of their patients.

Inter-ed is the publisher of the book, "Law and Ethics in Psychology: An International Perspective" by Alfred Allan. It runs workshops (presented by AlfredAllan himself) and correspondence courses for psychologists based on the book.

It will be branching out to include other training/workshop : Counselling Psychologist. Maybe the most important books written on the basis of this research method, are as follows: “Minds, Brains, and Law: The Conceptual Foundations of Law and Neuroscience,” 4 “Neurolaw: Brain and Spinal Cord Injuries,” 27 “Law, Mind and Brain,” 28 “Materials on Neurolaw,” 29 “Law and the Brain” 30 and “The Neurobiology of.

The authors also emphasize the major contributions psychological research has made to the law and encourage critical analysis through examples of court cases, high-profile current events, and research.

This comprehensive book examines complex material in detail and explains it in an easy-to-read way. New to the Second Edition. The field of neuropsychology has many specialized books on particular diseases, but there is always a need for a general text to cover the major aspects of neuropsychology from neuroanatomy to assessment to practice issues.

This is one such book that attempts to provide comprehensive coverage of the field." --Doody's. Neuropsychology of Malingering Casebook book. Neuropsychology of Malingering Casebook. DOI link for Neuropsychology of Malingering Casebook.

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There are critical issues facing the neuropsychological community, such as inadequate reimbursement for services, a lack of familiarity among public policy makers regarding the science and practice of neuropsychology, and a lack of public policy awareness among professional neuropsychologists.