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  1. Neurocognitive Approaches to Developmental Disorders: A Festschrift for Uta Frith

    A Special Issue of the Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology

    Edited by Dr Dorothy Bishop, Margaret Snowling, Sarah-Jayne Blakemore

    Series: Special Issues of the Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology

    Uta Frith has been an outstandingly influential figure in the field of developmental neuropsychology for over 40 years, and is internationally renowned for her work on developmental cognitive disorders. Her scholarly influence has defined contemporary research on atypical development, notably in...

    Published December 20th 2007 by Psychology Press

  2. Early Experience, the Brain, and Consciousness

    An Historical and Interdisciplinary Synthesis

    By Thomas C. Dalton, Victor W. Bergenn

    This new book examines the interrelationship between neuroscience and developmental science to help us understand how children differ in their capacity to benefit from their early motor and cognitive experiences. In so doing, it helps us better understand how experience affects brain growth and a...

    Published May 30th 2007 by Psychology Press

  3. Sickle Cell Disease: “Brain Injury by Blood”

    A Special Issue of Child Neuropsychology

    Edited by Leslie Berkelhammer

    Series: Special Issues of Child Neuropsychology

    This special issue reviews the literature on the neuropsychological sequelae and CNS complications of pediatric sickle cell disease while also emphasizing the integration of neuro psychology which is critical for interfacing with these patients. Executive dysfunction related to frontal infarcts,...

    Published March 22nd 2007 by Psychology Press

  4. Autism Spectrum Disorders

    A Special Issue of Child Neuropsychology

    Edited by Natacha Akshoomoff

    Series: Special Issues of Child Neuropsychology

    Children with autism spectrum disorders share a pervasive impairment in the development of reciprocal social interaction skills but vary in their verbal and nonverbal communication skills and various restricted and repetitive behaviors. This variability presents challenges for developmental and...

    Published November 2nd 2006 by Psychology Press

  5. Working Memory and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

    Edited by Tracy Packiam Alloway, Susan E. Gathercole

    Short-term or working memory - the capacity to hold and manipulate information mentally over brief periods of time - plays an important role in supporting a wide range of everyday activities, particularly in childhood. Children with weak working memory skills often struggle in key areas...

    Published August 31st 2006 by Psychology Press

  6. Selective Deficits in Developmental Cognitive Neuropsychology

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Bradley C. Duchaine

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Traditionally, cognitive neuropsychology has focused on selective impairments in individuals who suffered brain damage as adults. However, in recent years, there have been a number of cognitive neuropsychological studies of selective impairments due to developmental deficits. Papers in Selective...

    Published July 20th 2006 by Psychology Press

  7. A Young Mind in a Growing Brain

    By Jerome Kagan, Norbert Herschkowitz

    A Young Mind in a Growing Brain summarizes some initial conclusions that follow simultaneous examination of the psychological milestones of human development during its first decade and what has been learned about brain growth. This volume proposes that development is the process of experience...

    Published May 20th 2005 by Psychology Press

  8. 33rd Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Patrick Doyle

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    The papers that appear in this special edition of Aphasiology were selected based upon their theoretical importance, clinical relevance, and scientific merit from among the many platform and poster presentations comprising the 33rd Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference convened in Orcas Island,...

    Published May 20th 2004 by Psychology Press

  9. Developmental Neuropsychology

    A Clinical Approach

    By Vicki Anderson, Elisabeth Northam, Jacquie Wrennall

    Series: Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

    This book addresses key issues in child neuropsychology but differs from other books in the field in its emphasis on clinical practice rather than research issues. Although research findings are presented, they are described with emphasis on what is relevant for assessment, treatment and management...

    Published May 2nd 2002 by Psychology Press

  10. Developmental Disorders of the Frontostriatal System

    Neuropsychological, Neuropsychiatric and Evolutionary Perspectives

    Edited by John L. Bradshaw

    Series: Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

    In this book, the author discusses a range of common neurodevelopmental disorders affecting young people - autism, depression, schizophrenia, ADHD, Tourette's Syndrome and obsessive-compulsive disorder - from the unique perspective of their proposed common origin in the function and dysfunction of...

    Published October 4th 2001 by Psychology Press