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Handbook on the Neuropsychology of Aging and Dementia

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 Handbook on the Neuropsychology of Aging and Dementia
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Handbook on the Neuropsychology of Aging and Dementia

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(Clinical Handbooks in Neuropsychology) 2nd ed. 2019 Edition

by Lisa D. Ravdin (Editor), Heather L. Katzen (Editor)

This comprehensive update offers practical advice for professionals working in neuropsychology with older adults. Focusing on fundamentals, common issues, special considerations, and late-life cognitive disorders, respected names in this critical specialty address a wide range of presenting problems and assessment, diagnostic, and treatment concerns. Th roughout, coverage pays keen attention to detail, bringing real-world nuance to large-scale concepts and breaking down complex processes into digestible steps. And like its predecessor, the new Handbook features recommendations for test batteries and ends each chapter by extracting its “clinical pearls.”

A sampling of the topics covered:

• Assessment of depression and anxiety in older adults.

• The assessment of change: serial assessments in dementia evaluations.

• Elder abuse identifi cation in older adults.

• Clinical assessment of postoperative cognitive decline.

• Cognitive training and rehabilitation in aging and dementia.

• Diff erentiating mild cognitive impairment and cognitive changes of normal aging.

• Evaluating cognition in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

This Second Edition of the Handbook on the Neuropsychology of Aging and Dementia offers a wealth of expert knowledge and hands-on guidance for neuropsychologists, gerontologists, social workers, and other clinicians interested in aging. Th is can be a valuable reference for those studying for board certifi cation in neuropsychology as well as a resource for veteran practitioners brushing up on key concepts in neuropsychology of age related disorders.

Year:
2019
Pages:
755
Language:
English
Format:
PDF
Size:
12.5 MB
Publisher:
Springer
ISBN-10:
3319934961
ISBN-13:
978-3319934969
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Handbook on the Neuropsychology of Aging and Dementia