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The scientific foundation of neuropsychological assessment

Elbert W. Russell

The scientific foundation of neuropsychological assessment

with applications to forensic evaluation

by Elbert W. Russell

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Elsevier in Amsterdam, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neuropsychology,
  • Methods,
  • Forensic Medicine,
  • Psychological Interview,
  • Personality Assessment,
  • Neuropsychological tests,
  • Neuropsychological Tests

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementElbert W. Russell
    SeriesElsevier insights, Elsevier insights
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC386.6.N48 R875 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 437 p. :
    Number of Pages437
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25306917M
    ISBN 100124160298
    ISBN 109780124160293
    LC Control Number2011944730
    OCLC/WorldCa757491262

    Practicing neuropsychologists and students in clinical neuropsychology must increas­ ingly cross disciplinary boundaries to understand and appreciate the neuroanatomical, neurophysiological, and neuropharmacological bases of cognition and behavior, cur­ rent cognitive theory in many different domains of functioning, and the nature and tools of clinical assessment. All neuropsychologists need to know how to produce evidence-based reports. This book brings together experts to provide an in-depth guide to high-quality report writing in a range of contexts, including evaluations of older adults, psychiatric patients, those with complex medical conditions, schoolchildren, and others. Evidence-based practice has become the benchmark for quality in healthcare and builds on rules of evidence that have been developed in psychology and other health-care disciplines over many decades. This volume aims to provide clinical neuropsychologists with a practical and approachable reference for skills in evidence-based practice to improve the scientific status of .


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His latest book, The Scientific Foundation of Neuropsychological Assessment: With Applications to Forensic Evaluation, was published by Elsevier in After obtaining a master’s degree in philosophy from the University of Illinois and a master’s degree in clinical psychology from Pennsylvania State University, Dr.

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