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Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

Series Editor: Linas A. Bieliauskas

The series Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition provides state-of-the-art overviews of key areas of interest to a range of clinicians, professionals, researchers, instructors, and students working in clinical neuropsychology, neurology, rehabilitation, and related fields.

Topics cover a broad spectrum of core issues related to theory and practice concerning brain and behavior, and include:

  • Practical and professional issues (e.g. diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation)
  • Cognitive development over the lifespan (e.g. child, geriatric)
  • Domain-specific cognitive issues (e.g. sport, toxicology)
  • Methodology related to brain and behavior (e.g. functional brain imaging, statistics and research methods)
  • Essential related issues (e.g. ethics, minorities and culture, forensics)

The authors, editors, and contributors to each title are internationally recognized professionals and scholars in their field. Each volume provides an essential resource for clinicians, researchers, and students wanting to update and advance their knowledge in their specific field of interest.

Many news titles are currently in development, so please return often to this website for continually updated information on new and forthcoming publications.

New and Published Books

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  1. Brain Injury Treatment

    Theories and Practices

    By Jose Leon-Carrion, Klaus R. H. von Wild, George A. Zitnay

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    Brain Injury Treatment: Theories and Practices is a thorough and wide-ranging account of the rehabilitation of brain injury. Written from an international perspective, this book presents a detailed discussion of the basic science of brain injury. It explains the treatments used in brain injury...

    Published December 19th 2013 by Taylor & Francis

  2. The Neuropsychology of Asian Americans

    Edited by Daryl E.M. Fujii

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    This volume is the first comprehensive resource to assist neuropsychologists to provide culturally competent services to Asian Americans. It highlights pertinent historical socio-cultural characteristics of the largest Asian American ethnic groups, which helps to...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Psychology Press

  3. Neurobehavioral Toxicology: Neurological and Neuropsychological Perspectives, Volume III

    Central Nervous System

    By Stanley Berent, James W. Albers

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    This is the final volume in a three-volume work that has addressed the scientific methodologies relevant to clinical neurobehavioral toxicology. Volume I focused on basic concepts and methodologies in Neurobehavioral Toxicology, with Volume II focusing on the peripheral nervous system. Volume III...

    Published November 17th 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  4. Executive Functions and the Frontal Lobes

    A Lifespan Perspective

    Edited by Vicki Anderson, Rani Jacobs, Peter J. Anderson

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    This volume has as its primary aim the examination of issues concerning executive function and frontal lobe development. While many texts have addressed these issues, this is the first to do so within a specifically developmental framework. This area of cognitive function has received increasing...

    Published June 1st 2008 by Psychology Press

  5. The Behavioural and Emotional Complications of Traumatic Brain Injury

    By Simon F. Crowe

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    It is difficult to imagine what it must be like for someone following the personal crisis and catastrophe that ensues as a result of a serious traumatic brain injury (TBI). The individual is confronted with a huge range of alterations in his or her normal functioning, operating at the...

    Published February 27th 2008 by Psychology Press

  6. Information Processing Speed in Clinical Populations

    Edited by John DeLuca, Jessica H. Kalmar

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    Although investigated for over 100 years, it is only now that we are beginning to understand how speed of information processing is affected in various clinical populations. Processing speed has a major impact on higher level cognitive abilities and is extremely vulnerable to neurological insult...

    Published September 11th 2007 by Psychology Press

  7. Neuropsychology and Substance Use

    State-of-the-Art and Future Directions

    Edited by Ari Kalechstein, Wilfred G. van Gorp

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    Substance use continues to be a major public health problem, and the ramifications of this are manifold. For instance, at present, on a yearly basis, the total economic cost of substance misuse is literally hundreds of billions of dollars. These costs are related to a number of factors, including,...

    Published April 19th 2007 by Psychology Press

  8. Cognitive Reserve

    Theory and Applications

    Edited by Yaakov Stern

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    Cognitive reserve has emerged as a powerful concept for interpreting individual differences in susceptibility to, and recovery from, brain injury or pathology. Underlying cognitive reserve is the idea that individual differences in how cognitive tasks are mediated in the brain allow some people to...

    Published October 29th 2006 by Psychology Press

  9. Mild Cognitive Impairment

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Holly A. Tuokko, David F. Hultsch

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) has been identified as an important clinical transition between normal aging and the early stages of Alzheimer's disease (AD). Since treatments for AD are most likely to be most effective early in the course of the disease, MCI has become a topic of great importance...

    Published September 13th 2006 by Psychology Press

  10. The Quantified Process Approach to Neuropsychological Assessment

    Edited by Amir M. Poreh

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    Since the late 1800s psychologists have been interested in discerning the strategies subjects employ to solve psychological tests (Piaget, 1928, Werner, 1940, Gesell, 1941). Much of this work, however, has relied on qualitative observations. In the 1970s, Edith Kaplan adopted this approach to the...

    Published May 25th 2006 by Psychology Press