Psychology: Neuropsychological Tests & Assessments

  • Assessing Mental Capacity: A Handbook to Guide Professionals from Basic to Advanced Practice book cover

    Assessing Mental Capacity

    A Handbook to Guide Professionals from Basic to Advanced Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janice Mackenzie, Wilkinson Kate

    This practical, how-to handbook provides essential resources to help clinicians and other professionals to assess mental capacity in key decisions. The book illustrates the basics of capacity assessments, before discussing a variety of complex issues of which professionals will need to be aware.…

    Paperback – 2020-05-21 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Everday Communicative Interactions: Introduction to Situated Discourse Analysis for Communication Sciences and Disorders book cover

    Understanding Everday Communicative Interactions

    Introduction to Situated Discourse Analysis for Communication Sciences and Disorders, 1st Edition

    By Julie A. Hengst

    Understanding Everyday Communicative Interactions is a unique text that uses a Situated Discourse Analysis (SDA) framework to examine basic human communication and the interactions of those with communicative disorders in everyday and clinical settings. The book introduces SDA as a theoretical and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-29 
    Routledge

  • The Wechsler Memory Scale: A Guide for Clinicians and Researchers book cover

    The Wechsler Memory Scale

    A Guide for Clinicians and Researchers, 1st Edition

    By Phillip L. Kent

    The Wechsler Memory Scale (WMS) is one of the most popular memory scales in the United States, and much of the English-speaking world. This is the first book to systematically trace the evolution of the instrument in terms of its content and structure, whilst providing a guide to clinical…

    Paperback – 2020-04-22 
    Routledge

  • Family Experience of Brain Injury: Surviving, Coping, Adjusting book cover

    Family Experience of Brain Injury

    Surviving, Coping, Adjusting, 1st Edition

    By Jo Clark-Wilson, Mark Holloway

    Brain Injury not only affects its victim, but those around them. In many cases, relatives are often overlooked despite facing many obstacles accepting and adjusting to a new way of life. Family Experience of Brain Injury showcases a unique collaboration between relatives of brain injured…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge
    After Brain Injury: Survivor Stories

  • Mental Capacity Casebook: Clinical Assessment and Legal Commentary book cover

    Mental Capacity Casebook

    Clinical Assessment and Legal Commentary, 1st Edition

    By Tracey Ryan-Morgan

    The Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA) provides a legal framework for acting on behalf of individuals who lack the capacity to make decisions for themselves. The Mental Capacity Casebook showcases numerous real-life case studies in accordance to this Act. Through the exploration of various mental…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge

  • Assessment in Speech and Language Therapy book cover

    Assessment in Speech and Language Therapy

    1st Edition

    Edited by John R. Beech, Leonora Harding

    What assessment tests are available to speech therapists? How are they best used? Originally published in 1993, Assessment in Speech and Language Therapy was designed to guide speech therapists in choosing the most appropriate assessments for evaluation, monitoring and intervention at the time. By…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Speech and Language Disorders

  • Addiction and Brain Damage book cover

    Addiction and Brain Damage

    1st Edition

    Edited by Derek Richter

    Originally published in 1980, recent research had produced new insights into how, at the biochemical level, alcohol and other drugs of abuse can impair metabolic and neuropsychiatric functions. Epidemiological studies were also demonstrating that even moderate drinking or drug abuse can produce…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Addictions

  • The Complexity of Autism Spectrum Disorders book cover

    The Complexity of Autism Spectrum Disorders

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Wolff, Bradley Bridges, Thomas Denczek

    Since its first identification, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) has presented myriad challenges of diagnosis and classification. Our understanding has evolved from a cluster of diagnostic categories (Asperger’s, Autism, and Pervasive Development Disorder) to the current continuum of Autism Spectrum…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • Locked-in Syndrome after Brain Damage: Living within my head book cover

    Locked-in Syndrome after Brain Damage

    Living within my head, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Wilson, Paul Allen, Anita Rose, Veronika Kubickova

    The newest title in the series Survivor Stories, this book tells the story of Paul Allen, a photographer who likes opera and was a good baritone singer. At the age of 56 he sustained a stroke that left him paralysed and speechless. He has Locked-In Syndrome (LIS), a rare consequence of brain damage…

    Paperback – 2018-07-25
    Routledge
    After Brain Injury: Survivor Stories

  • Dementia: Person-Centered Assessment and Intervention book cover

    Dementia

    Person-Centered Assessment and Intervention, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Ellen Hickey, Michelle S. Bourgeois

    Person-centered care for persons with dementia has been developed and expanded over the last few decades. Speech-language pathologists are uniquely positioned to understand the striking impact that communication challenges have on persons with dementia and their caregivers, and can lead the charge…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20
    Routledge

  • Me Before / Me After: A Group Rehabilitation Programme for Brain Injury Survivors book cover

    Me Before / Me After

    A Group Rehabilitation Programme for Brain Injury Survivors, 1st Edition

    By Leyla Ziyal

    Me Before, Me After is a complete programme for professionals who run rehabilitation groups for brain injury survivors. The programme's overarching goal is to retrieve the person behind the injury by helping survivors master the consequences of their brain injury. The approach combines CBT…

    Paperback – 2017-07-13
    Routledge

  • Neuropsychological Evaluation of Somatoform and Other Functional Somatic Conditions: Assessment Primer book cover

    Neuropsychological Evaluation of Somatoform and Other Functional Somatic Conditions

    Assessment Primer, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kyle Brauer Boone

    Neuropsychologists are provided with little formal education and training regarding the identification and measurement of somatoform symptoms, yet these conditions are highly prevalent, with estimates indicating that 20% of general medical patients and 30% of neurologic clinic patients present with…

    Paperback – 2017-03-15
    Routledge
    American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology/Routledge Continuing Education Series

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