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Author Franzen, Michael D., 1954-

Title Screening for brain impairment : a manual for mental health practice
Edition 3rd ed. / Michael Franzen, Glen Getz
Published New York : Springer, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 242 pages) : illustrations
Contents Neurological disorders -- Psychiatric disorder with neurological implications -- Approaches to neurological assessment -- The neuropsychological history -- The mental status examination -- Screening tests of perceptual and motor functions -- Screening tests for verbal functions -- Screening tests for memory functions -- Screening tests for higher cognitive functions -- Neuropsychological screening -- Effort and motivation -- Computerized assessments
Summary Written by top practitioners in the field of neuropsychological screening, Screening for Brain Impairment is the extensively updated new edition of the classic resource. Valuable to a broad range of medical and mental health practitioners, this new edition reflects enormous changes to the field over the past 13 years. Each chapter contains updated information and new empirical data, including extensive information on neurological and psychiatric disorders, adult attention deficit disorder, and screening for and assessing the emotional correlates of brain impairment. Also included are new chapt
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Neuropsychological tests -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Brain -- Diseases -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Neuropsychological tests.
Neuropsychology -- methods
Cerebral Cortex -- physiopathology
Neuropsychological Tests
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Nervous System (incl. Brain)
MEDICAL -- Neurology.
Brain -- Diseases -- Diagnosis
Neuropsychological tests
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals
Form Electronic book
Author Getz, Glen.
Berg, Richard (Richard A.). Screening for brain impairment
LC no. 2010008762
ISBN 9780826110763