Neuropsychology in the Courtroom

Neuropsychology in the Courtroom
Author: Robert L. Heilbronner
Publsiher: Guilford Press
Total Pages: 289
Release: 2008-01-01
ISBN: 1593856342
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Neuropsychology in the Courtroom Book Excerpt:

"Straight talking, timely, and eminently practical, this book is rewarding reading for neuropsychologists working in the courts, other mental health professionals who may be called to serve as expert witnesses, and interested legal professionals. It is also an informative resource for graduate students in neuropsychology."--BOOK JACKET.

Neuropsychological Assessment of Work Related Injuries

Neuropsychological Assessment of Work Related Injuries
Author: Shane S. Bush,Grant L. Iverson
Publsiher: Guilford Press
Total Pages: 415
Release: 2012-01-26
ISBN: 1462502407
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Neuropsychological Assessment of Work Related Injuries Book Excerpt:

Unique in its focus, this book provides an evidence-based framework for assessing work-related neurological and psychological injuries. Meeting a key need, chapters address a range of problems encountered in the workplace: traumatic brain injury, sports concussion, electrical injury, exposure to neurotoxic substances, posttraumatic stress, depression, and brain and psychological injuries experienced in combat. Professionals will find the best available tools and strategies for conducting effective, ethical evaluations of injured workers, making diagnostic determinations, considering causality, determining disability status, and offering treatment recommendations. The complexities of consulting to attorneys, government agencies, and insurance companies are also discussed.

Specialty Competencies in Clinical Neuropsychology

Specialty Competencies in Clinical Neuropsychology
Author: Greg J. Lamberty,Nathaniel W. Nelson
Publsiher: OUP USA
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2012-03-05
ISBN: 0195387449
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Specialty Competencies in Clinical Neuropsychology Book Excerpt:

Written by recognized experts in their respective fields, the books of the Series in Specialty Competencies in Professional Psychology are comprehensive, up-to-date, and accessible. These volumes offer invaluable guidance to not only practicing mental health professionals, but those training for specialty practice as well.

Forensic Neuropsychology

Forensic Neuropsychology
Author: Glenn J. Larrabee
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 552
Release: 2011-12-06
ISBN: 0199920893
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Forensic Neuropsychology Book Excerpt:

With increasing frequency neuropsychologists are being asked to serve as experts in court cases where judgements must be made as to the cause of, and prognosis for brain diseases and injuries. This book describes the application of neuropsychology to legal issues in both the civil and criminal courts. It emphasizes a scientific basis of neuropsychology. All of the contributors are recognized as scientist-clinicians. The chapters cover common forensic issues such as appropriate scientific reasoning, the assessment of malingering, productive attorney-neuropsychologist interactions, and ethics. Also, covered are the determination of damages in personal injury litigation, including pediatric brain injury, mild, moderate, and severe traumatic brain injury in adults (with an introduction to life care planning); neurotoxic injury; and forensic assessment of medically unexplained symptoms. Civil competencies in the elderly persons with dementia are addressed a separate chapter, and two chapters deal with the assessment of competency and responsibility in criminal forensic neuropsychology. This volume will be an invaluable resource for neuropsychologists, attorneys, neurologists, clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, and their students and trainees.

Neuropsychological Evaluation of the Child

Neuropsychological Evaluation of the Child
Author: Ida Sue Baron
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 800
Release: 2018-05-31
ISBN: 0190699981
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Neuropsychological Evaluation of the Child Book Excerpt:

Neuropsychological Evaluation of the Child: Domains, Methods, and Case Studies, Second Edition, is an updated and expanded desk reference that retains the first edition's organizational structure, strong practical focus, and lifespan developmental perspective. It is a unique compilation of published and unpublished pediatric neuropsychological test normative data that contains extensive discussion of assessment methods and case formulation. Added for the first time are instructive clinical case vignettes that explicate brain-behavior relationships in youth, from preschool-age through adolescence. These cases illustrate immediate and late effects that result from common and rare medical diseases and psychological disorders, and highlight key issues that arise when examining a child's maturational trajectory and brain-behavioral relationships using convergence profile analysis. Part I, Child Neuropsychology: Current Status, contains four introductory chapters regarding definitions, education and training, and professional roles; reasons for referral; typical and atypical brain development; and clinical practice considerations. In Part II, Clinical Issues, discussion covers the procedural steps of neuropsychological assessment, behavioral assessment techniques, observational data, and oral and written communication of results. These chapters are followed in Part III, Domains and Tests, by extended coverage of topics and tests related to the major neuropsychological domains: intelligence, executive function, attention and processing speed, language, motor and sensory-perceptual function, visuoperceptual, visuospatial and visuoconstructional function, and learning and memory. A final chapter addresses deception in childhood, reasons why a child might reduce effort and invalidate assessment, and the use of performance validity tests, symptom validity tests, and embedded validity indicators to assess noncredible effort. Each of the 16 chapters includes definitions, theoretical concepts, models, and assessment techniques that are essential knowledge for clinical and research pediatric neuropsychologists.

Pediatric Forensic Neuropsychology

Pediatric Forensic Neuropsychology
Author: Elisabeth M.S. Sherman,Brian L. Brooks
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 400
Release: 2012-01-06
ISBN: 0199921369
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pediatric Forensic Neuropsychology Book Excerpt:

Pediatric Forensic Neuropsychology is the authoritative, definitive reference on the practice and process of civil forensic neuropsychological assessment of children and adolescents. With chapters authored by top experts in the field of pediatric neuropsychology and forensic neuropsychology, this book provides critical, knowledgeable, and expert information for clinicians, attorneys, physicians and other professionals involved in forensic pediatric neuropsychological assessment. Pediatric Forensic Neuropsychology covers core theoretical and practical topics including the role of pediatric neuropsychology in the courtroom, ethics, test selection, advanced interpretation of test results, tools for assessing sub-optimal performance, differential diagnosis of malingering and related conditions, and factors such as culture and pre-morbid conditions. In addition, in-depth review and clinical case descriptions of mild traumatic brain injury, moderate to severe traumatic brain injury, medical malpractice, the independent educational evaluation, and the diagnosis of psychological and psychiatric conditions such as secondary ADHD in the context of the forensic neuropsychological evaluation are covered in detail. The book also includes a toolbox of forms useful for conducting clinical forensic evaluations which will be of particular interest to practicing clinicians.

The Little Black Book of Neuropsychology

The Little Black Book of Neuropsychology
Author: Mike R. Schoenberg,James G. Scott
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 968
Release: 2011-01-11
ISBN: 0387769781
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Little Black Book of Neuropsychology Book Excerpt:

From translating the patient’s medical records and test results to providing recommendations, the neuropsychological evaluation incorporates the science and practice of neuropsychology, neurology, and psychological sciences. The Little Black Book of Neuropsychology brings the practice and study of neuropsychology into concise step-by-step focus—without skimping on scientific quality. This one-of-a-kind assessment reference complements standard textbooks by outlining signs, symptoms, and complaints according to neuropsychological domain (such as memory, language, or executive function), with descriptions of possible deficits involved, inpatient and outpatient assessment methods, and possible etiologies. Additional chapters offer a more traditional approach to evaluation, discussing specific neurological disorders and diseases in terms of their clinical features, neuroanatomical correlates, and assessment and treatment considerations. Chapters in psychometrics provide for initial understanding of brain-behavior interpretation as well as more advanced principals for neuropsychology practice including new diagnostic concepts and analysis of change in performance over time. For the trainee, beginning clinician or seasoned expert, this user-friendly presentation incorporating ‘quick reference guides’ throughout which will add to the practice armentarium of beginning and seasoned clinicians alike. Key features of The Black Book of Neuropsychology: Concise framework for understanding the neuropsychological referral. Symptoms/syndromes presented in a handy outline format, with dozens of charts and tables. Review of basic neurobehavioral examination procedure. Attention to professional issues, including advances in psychometrics and diagnoses, including tables for reliable change for many commonly used tests. Special “Writing Reports like You Mean It” section and guidelines for answering referral questions. Includes appendices of practical information, including neuropsychological formulary. The Little Black Book of Neuropsychology is an indispensable resource for the range of practitioners and scientists interested in brain-behavior relationships. Particular emphasis is provided for trainees in neuropsychology and neuropsychologists. However, the easy to use format and concise presentation is likely to be of particular value to interns, residents, and fellows studying neurology, neurological surgery, psychiatry, and nurses. Finally, teachers of neuropsychological and neurological assessment may also find this book useful as a classroom text. "There is no other book in the field that covers the scope of material that is inside this comprehensive text. The work might be best summed up as being a clinical neuropsychology postdoctoral residency in a book, with the most up to date information available, so that it is also an indispensible book for practicing neuropsychologists in addition to students and residents...There is really no book like this available today. It skillfully brings together the most important foundationsof clinical neuropsychology with the 'nuts and bolts' of every facet of assessment. It also reminds the more weathered neuropsychologists among us of the essential value of neuropsychological assessment...the impact of the disease on the patient’s cognitive functioning and behavior may only be objectively quantified through a neuropsychological assessment." Arch Clin Neuropsychol (2011) first published online June 13, 2011 Read the full review acn.oxfordjournals.org

Pediatric Neuropsychology Second Edition

Pediatric Neuropsychology  Second Edition
Author: Keith Owen Yeates,M. Douglas Ris,H. Gerry Taylor,Bruce F. Pennington
Publsiher: Guilford Press
Total Pages: 559
Release: 2009-11-19
ISBN: 1606234668
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pediatric Neuropsychology Second Edition Book Excerpt:

The most comprehensive, authoritative reference of its kind, this acclaimed work examines a wide range of acquired, congenital, and developmental brain disorders and their impact on children’s neuropsychological functioning. Leading experts present state-of-the-art knowledge about how each condition affects the developing brain; the nature and severity of associated cognitive, behavioral, and psychosocial impairments; and effective approaches to clinical evaluation and treatment planning. New to This Edition *Reflects significant scientific advances. *An additional coeditor, Bruce F. Pennington. *Chapters on math, reading, and language disabilities; attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder; autism; and intellectual disabilities. *Medical disorders not covered in prior edition: acute disseminated encephalomyelitis and multiple sclerosis; tuberous sclerosis; childhood stroke; and fetal alcohol syndrome. *A chapter on evidence-based neuropsychological interventions.

Textbook of Clinical Neuropsychology

Textbook of Clinical Neuropsychology
Author: Joel E. Morgan,Joseph H. Ricker
Publsiher: Taylor & Francis
Total Pages: 3689
Release: 2017-12-06
ISBN: 1351985981
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Textbook of Clinical Neuropsychology Book Excerpt:

The first edition of the Textbook of Clinical Neuropsychology set a new standard in the field in its scope, breadth, and scholarship. The second edition comprises authoritative chapters that will both enlighten and challenge readers from across allied fields of neuroscience, whether novice, mid-level, or senior-level professionals. It will familiarize the young trainee through to the accomplished professional with fundamentals of the science of neuropsychology and its vast body of research, considering the field’s historical underpinnings, its evolving practice and research methods, the application of science to informed practice, and recent developments and relevant cutting edge work. Its precise commentary recognizes obstacles that remain in our clinical and research endeavors and emphasizes the prolific innovations in interventional techniques that serve the field’s ultimate aim: to better understand brain-behavior relationships and facilitate adaptive functional competence in patients. The second edition contains 50 new and completely revised chapters written by some of the profession's most recognized and prominent scholar-clinicians, broadening the scope of coverage of the ever expanding field of neuropsychology and its relationship to related neuroscience and psychological practice domains. It is a natural evolution of what has become a comprehensive reference textbook for neuropsychology practitioners.

Psychopathology of Childhood and Adolescence

Psychopathology of Childhood and Adolescence
Author: Andrew S. Davis
Publsiher: Springer Publishing Company
Total Pages: 865
Release: 2012-12-20
ISBN: 0826109209
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Psychopathology of Childhood and Adolescence Book Excerpt:

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Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
Author: Shane S. Bush
Publsiher: Springer Publishing Company
Total Pages: 449
Release: 2012-08-22
ISBN: 0826109152
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Book Excerpt:

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Neuropsychology of Malingering Casebook

Neuropsychology of Malingering Casebook
Author: Joel E. Morgan,Jerry J. Sweet
Publsiher: Psychology Press
Total Pages: 696
Release: 2008-11-19
ISBN: 1135423105
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Neuropsychology of Malingering Casebook Book Excerpt:

Clinical neuropsychologists frequently evaluate individuals within a forensic context, and therefore must address questions regarding the possible presence of reduced effort, response bias and/or malingering. This volume offers a wide range of instructive real-world case examples involving the complex differential diagnosis where symptom exaggeration and/or malingering cloud the picture. Written by expert forensic neuropsychologists, the scenarios described provide informed, empirically-based and scientifically-derived opinions on the topic. Issues related to malingering, such as response bias and insufficient effort, are discussed thoroughly with regard to a large number of clinical conditions and assessment instruments. Test data and non-test information are considered and integrated by the numerous experts. Expert guidance for clinicians who must address the issue of malingering is provided in a straightforward and well-organized format. To date, there has not been a comparable collection of rich case material relevant to forensic practice in clinical neuropsychology.

Pediatric Neuropsychology

Pediatric Neuropsychology
Author: Elise K. Hodges,Jeffrey G. Kuentzel,Julie N. Hook
Publsiher: Taylor & Francis
Total Pages: 228
Release: 2022-12-01
ISBN: 1000802728
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pediatric Neuropsychology Book Excerpt:

Pediatric Neuropsychology: Perspectives in an Ambulatory Care Setting provides an overview of the most commonly seen disorders in outpatient settings including ADHD, Autism, congenital heart disease, blood cancer and hematologic conditions, brain tumors, and epilepsy. Each chapter provides up-to-date information on these pediatric neurodevelopmental and medical disorders, including a review of the neuroanatomic contributions as well as an overview of the neuropsychological findings. Alongside the neuroanatomic and neuropsychological underpinnings, case examples and intervention recommendations are provided for parents, educators and others who work with these populations, to enhance the ecological validity of neuropsychological assessments. With reference to the latest diagnostic criteria, this book is an invaluable resource for neuropsychologists or neuropsychology students whose work includes pediatric patients with neurodevelopmental and neuro medical disorders. It is designed to provide practical information but also the most up to date research in neurobiological and neuroanatomical contributions of these disorders to inform the practitioner and enhance the care provided to their pediatric patients.

WAIS IV WMS IV and ACS

WAIS IV  WMS IV  and ACS
Author: James A. Holdnack,Lisa Drozdick,Lawrence G. Weiss,Grant L. Iverson
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 622
Release: 2013-06-20
ISBN: 0123869536
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

WAIS IV WMS IV and ACS Book Excerpt:

This book provides users of the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS-IV) with information on applying the WAIS-IV, including additional indexes and information regarding use in special populations for advanced clinical use and interpretation. The book offers sophisticated users of the WAIS-IV and Wechsler Memory Scale (WMS-IV) guidelines on how to enhance the clinical applicability of these tests. The first section of the book provides an overview of the WAIS-IV, WMS-IV, and new Advanced Clinical Solutions for Use with the WAIS-IV/WMS-IV (ACS). In this section, examiners will learn: Normal versus atypical score variability Low-score prevalence in healthy adults versus clinical populations Assessing whether poor performance reflects a decline in function or is the result of suboptimal effort New social cognition measures found in the ACS are also presented. The second part focuses on applying the topics in the first section to specific clinical conditions, including recommended protocols for specific clientele (e.g. using demographically adjusted norms when evaluating individuals with brain injury). Common clinical conditions are discussed, including Alzheimer’s disease, mild cognitive impairment, traumatic brain injury, and more. Each chapter provides case examples applying all three test batteries and using report examples as they are obtained from the scoring assistant. Finally, the use of the WAIS-IV/WMS-IV and the ACS in forensic settings is presented. Coverage of administration and scoring of WAIS-IV, WMS-IV and ACS Information contained on the use of WAIS-IV with special populations Case studies in each chapter Written by the creators of WAIS-IV, WMS-IV and ACS

Medical Impairment and Disability Evaluation Associated Medicolegal Issues An Issue of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America Ebook

Medical Impairment and Disability Evaluation    Associated Medicolegal Issues  An Issue of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America  Ebook
Author: Robert D. Rondinelli,Mohammed Ranavaya
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2019-06-21
ISBN: 0323682596
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medical Impairment and Disability Evaluation Associated Medicolegal Issues An Issue of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America Ebook Book Excerpt:

Guest edited by Drs. Marjorie Eskay-Auerbach and Robert Rondinelli, this issue of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics will discuss Medical Impairment and Disability Evaluation and Associated Medicolegal Issues. This issue is one of four selected each year by our series Consulting Editor, Dr. Santos Martinez of the Campbell Clinic. Topics in this issue include, but are not limited to: The Physician’s Approach to Impairment Rating and Disability Benefits Determinations; Claimant-related Issues; Evaluating Return-to-work ability using Functional Capacity Evaluation; Evaluating Human Functioning Using CAT Methodology for Disability Determination within the SSA; Burden of treatment compliance; Measuring Quality of Life Loss in Litigation; Medical-Legal Causation Analysis; Actuarial Analysis and Life Expectancy Determination after Catastrophic Illness or Injury; Validity Assessment in Acquired Brain Injury Disability Evaluation; Medicolegal Expert Core Competencies & Professionalism; The Physician as Expert Witness; Rehabilitating the Injured Worker to Maximum Medical Improvement (MMI); The Independent Medical Examination (IME); and Life Care Planning, among other topics.

Handbook of Psychological Assessment

Handbook of Psychological Assessment
Author: Gerald Goldstein,Daniel N. Allen,John Deluca
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 644
Release: 2019-02-28
ISBN: 012802514X
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Psychological Assessment Book Excerpt:

The fourth edition of the Handbook of Psychological Assessment, provides scholarly overviews of the major areas of psychological assessment, including test development, psychometrics, technology of testing, and commonly used assessment measures. Psychological assessment is included for all ages, with new coverage encompassing ethnic minorities and the elderly. Assessment methodology discussed includes formal testing, interviewing, and observation of behavior. The handbook also discusses assessment of personality and behavior, including intelligence, aptitude, interest, achievement, personality and psychopathology. New coverage includes use of assessments in forensic applications. Encompasses test development, psychometrics, and assessment measures Covers assessment for all age groups Includes formal testing, interviews, and behavioral observation as testing measures Details assessments for intelligence, aptitude, achievement, personality, and psychopathology New coverage of assessments used in forensic psychology New coverage on assessments with ethnic minorities

Essentials of WMS IV Assessment

Essentials of WMS IV Assessment
Author: Lisa W. Drozdick,James A. Holdnack,Robin C. Hilsabeck
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2011-01-25
ISBN: 0470621966
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Essentials of WMS IV Assessment Book Excerpt:

Quickly acquire the knowledge and skills you need toconfidently administer, score, and interpret the WMS®-IV Complete coverage of administration, scoring,interpretation, and reporting Expert advice on avoiding common pitfalls Conveniently formatted for rapid reference The most recent revision of one of the most popular memory assessment instruments, the Wechsler Memory Scale-Fourth Edition (WMS®-IV) is a widely used measure of memory functioning, which is particularly useful in the assessment of individuals with dementia, traumatic brain injury, and substance abuse problems, among others. Professionals need an authoritative source on administration, scoring, and interpretation in order to use this test properly. Written by the test developers for the WMS®-IV, Essentials of WMS®-IV Assessment is that source. Like all the volumes in the Essentials of Psychological Assessment series, this book is designed to help busy mental health professionals, and those in training, quickly acquire the knowledge and skills they need to make optimal use of major psychological assessment instruments. Each concise chapter features numerous callout boxes highlighting key concepts, bulleted points, and extensive illustrative material, as well as test questions that help you gauge and reinforce your grasp of the information covered. Integrating WMS®-IV data with the WAIS®-IV and other measures of cognitive ability and memory for adults, Essentials of WMS®-IV Assessment now includes four new subtests and a revised index structure. The authors also offer expert assessment of the test's relative strengths and weaknesses, valuable advice on its clinical applications, and several illuminating case studies.

Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Childhood and Adolescent Disorders

Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Childhood and Adolescent Disorders
Author: Cynthia A. Riccio,Jeremy R. Sullivan,Morris J. Cohen
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 1386
Release: 2010-01-28
ISBN: 0470570334
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Childhood and Adolescent Disorders Book Excerpt:

A compelling and compassionate case study approach to a broad range of neuropsychological disorders Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Childhood and Adolescent Disorders focuses on the neuropsychological assessment and evidence-based practices available for assessing and treating children living with the etiological and neurological components of various disorders. Each chapter provides one or more case studies along with helpful background information, assessment results, and recommendations based on assessment data. Bridging science and practice, the book reviews the scientific literature, research on clinical implications, and evidence-based treatment of such disorders as: Dyslexia and Dyscalculia Specific Language Impairment/Dysphasia Autism Spectrum Disorders Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Tourette Syndrome Traumatic Brain Injury Childhood Cancer Epilepsy Cerebrovascular Disease Low Birth Weight Environmental Toxin Exposure Neurotoxins, Pregnancy, and Subsequent Disorders Chromosomal Anomalies Neurocutaneous Disorders Metabolic Disorders Each case study complements the content of each chapter by illustrating how the assessment process can inform intervention efforts for children. In addition, the cases humanize the effects of various disorders and demonstrate the usefulness of neuropsychological information in treatment and intervention planning, especially within children's educational and social contexts.

Evaluating Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders in the Forensic Context

Evaluating Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders in the Forensic Context
Author: Natalie Novick Brown
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 507
Release: 2021-08-28
ISBN: 3030736288
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Evaluating Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders in the Forensic Context Book Excerpt:

This book is intended for medical and mental health clinicians faced with the challenge of evaluating adolescents and adults in the legal context who may have a fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD). Luminaries in their respective fields, the contributors to this book offer a range of expertise and perspectives regarding the forensic investigation of FASD: medical, psychological, psychiatric, criminal defense, prosecution, and the judiciary. The primary goal of the book is to provide medical and mental health clinicians with practical procedures that can be used in a variety of forensic and clinical settings. It includes protocols that have been used successfully in legal matters ranging from rights waiver and competency to capital murder and sexual offending. It not only provides detailed guidelines for interviewing birth mothers about the delicate topic of substance use during pregnancy but also introduces a methodology that can be used in the absence of exposure confirmation to arrive at a sound diagnostic conclusion through the process of differential diagnosis. Taken as a whole, the methodological procedures described by the contributors to the book serve as ‘best practices’ for comprehensive forensic mental health evaluation of potential FASD in juveniles and adult defendants as well as in victims.

The Oxford Handbook of Child Psychological Assessment

The Oxford Handbook of Child Psychological Assessment
Author: Donald H. Saklofske,Cecil R. Reynolds,Vicki L. Schwean
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 885
Release: 2013-04-25
ISBN: 0199796300
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Oxford Handbook of Child Psychological Assessment Book Excerpt:

This handbook surveys clinical and educational considerations related to the foundations, models, special topics, and practice of psychological assessment.