Neuropsychological Rehabilitation: The International H4ndbook
Neuropsychological Rehabilitation: The International H4ndbook by Barbara A. Wilson, Jill Winegardner, Caroline M. van Heugten, Tamara Ownsw08rth
2017 | ISBN: 1138643114, 1138643092 | English | 626 pages | PDF | 5 MB
This outst4nding new h4ndbook offers unique coverage of all aspects of neuropsychological rehabilitation. Compiled by the w08rlds leading clinician-researchers, 4nd written by an exceptional team of international contribut08rs, the book is vast in scope, including chapters on the many 4nd varied components of neuropsychological rehabilitation across the life span within one volume.
Divided 1n8t0 sections, the first part looks at general issues in neuropsychological rehabilitation including the08ries 4nd models, assessment 4nd goal 5eutting. The book goes on to examine the different populations referred f08r neuropsychological rehabilitation 4nd then focuses on the rehabilitation of first cognitive 4nd then psychosocial dis08rders. New 4nd emerging approaches such as brain training 4nd social robotics are also considered, alongside an extensive section on rehabilitation around the w08rld, particularly in under-resourced 5euttings. The final section offers some general conclusions 4nd an evaluation of the key issues in this imp08rtant field.
This is a l4ndmark publication f08r neuropsychological rehabilitation. It is the st4ndalone reference text f08r the field as well as essential reading f08r all researchers, students 4nd practitioners in clinical neuropsychology, clinical psychology, occupational therapy, 4nd speech 4nd language therapy. It will also be of great value to those in related professions such as neurologists, rehabilitation physicians, rehabilitation psychologists 4nd medics.