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New and Published Books

  1. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation and People with Dementia

    By Linda Clare

    Rehabilitation provides a core concept around which to organise support, intervention and care for people with impairments in memory and other cognitive functions. This book introduces a conceptual framework and rationale for the application of a neuropsychological rehabilitation approach for...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Apraxia

    The Neuropsychology of Action

    Edited by Leslie J. Gonzalez Rothi, Kenneth M. Heilman

    The purpose of this book is to provide the reader with a perspective on apraxia that considers a link between the pathology of apraxia and normal motor skill. In addition, it is the intention of the authors to provide information that is theoretically interesting as well as clinically applicable....

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. The Neurolinguistics of Bilingualism

    An Introduction

    By Franco Fabbro

    This book introduces the reader to both neurolinguistics per se and the neuropsychological aspects of bilingualism. Neurolinguistics may roughly be defined as a subset of neuropsychology, namely the study of the representation and processing of language in the brain. To this effect, the first...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. The Assessment and Rehabilitation of Vegetative and Minimally Conscious Patients

    A Special Issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

    Edited by Martin Richard Coleman

    The vegetative state - a condition in which someone is awake but unaware with no evidence of a working mind - is both emotive and challenging. This condition and that of someone who gains partial recovery of mental and neurological functions - known as the minimally conscious state - have provoked...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Encephalitis: Assessment and Rehabilitation Across the Lifespan

    A Special Issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

    Edited by Bonnie-Kate Dewar, Huw Williams

    Encephalitis - inflammation of the brain - has significant cognitive, behavioural and emotional consequences. This special edition describes the pathway of recovery following encephalitis, from medical management to assessment, rehabilitation and community support and advocacy. The...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Cognitive Rehabilitation in Dementia

    A Special Issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

    Edited by Linda Clare, Robert T. Woods

    The relevance of cognitive rehabilitation for people with dementia is becoming increasingly accepted by researchers and practitioners in the field. This special issue draws together examples of state-of-the-art research and systematic review by experts in this exciting and growing area.The...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. The Handbook of Adult Language Disorders

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Argye E. Hillis

    The Handbook of Adult Language Disorders is the essential guide to the scientific and clinical tenets of aphasia study and treatment. It focuses on how language breaks down after focal brain damage, what patterns of impairment reveal about normal language, and how recovery can be optimally...

    Published May 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Routledge Handbook of Communication Disorders

    Edited by Ruth H. Bahr, Elaine R. Silliman

    The Routledge Handbook of Communication Disorders provides an update on key issues and research in the clinical application of the speech, language and hearing sciences in both children and adults. Focusing on areas of cutting-edge research, this handbook showcases what we know about...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Beyond Nature-Nurture

    Essays in Honor of Elizabeth Bates

    Edited by Michael Tomasello, Dan Isaac Slobin

    Beyond Nature-Nurture: Essays in Honor of Elizabeth Bates is a very special tribute to the University of California at San Diego psycholinguist, developmental psychologist, and cognitive scientist Elizabeth Ann Bates, who died on December 14, 2003 from pancreatic cancer. Liz was a force of nature;...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Developmental Behavioral Neuroscience

    The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 24

    Edited by Megan R. Gunnar, Charles A. Nelson

    This volume provides an introduction to current research on the relation between brain development and the development of cognitive, linguistic, motor, and emotional behavior. At least two audiences will benefit from this book: psychologists interested in brain development, and neuroscientists...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press