Clinical Neuropsychological Foundations of Schizophrenia (American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology/Psychology Press Continuing Education Series)

Clinical Neuropsychological Foundations of Schizophrenia (American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology/Psychology Press Continuing Education Series)


Clinical Neuropsychological Foundations of Schizophrenia is the 1st practitioner-oriented resource of knowledge at the neuropsychology of schizophrenia. This quantity demonstrates the expansion in what's identified approximately cognition in schizophrenia, its review, and the way this informs medical practice.

It provides the working towards medical neuropsychologist, and different pros operating with folks with schizophrenia, with the information and instruments they should offer efficient specialist neuropsychological prone. It contains an summary of developmental types of schizophrenia and its linked neuropathologies, in order that the clinician can totally know the way vulnerability and development of the disease impact mind improvement and functioning, and the way cognition and functioning are linked to those adjustments. furthermore, the amount covers modern evidence-based evaluation and interventions, together with cognitive remediation and different cognitive orientated interventions. all through, the learn findings are synthesized to make them clinically proper to medical neuropsychologists operating in outpatient or inpatient psychiatric settings.

The publication is a useful source for practising specialist neuropsychologists, scientific psychologists, psychiatrists, and neuropsychiatrists, besides as graduate scholars of those disciplines, interns, and postdoctoral citizens and fellows who paintings with schizophrenic patients.

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