Geriatric Neuropsychology

Assessment and Intervention

Edited by Deborah K. Attix and Kathleen A. Welsh-Bohmer

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Introduction

I. Geriatric Neuropsychological Assessment

A. Assessment of Common Geriatric Conditions

1. An Integrated Model for Geriatric Neuropsychological Assessment, Guy G. Potter and Deborah K. Attix

2. Normal Aging and Mild Cognitive Impairment, Glenn Smith and Beth K. Rush

3. Neurodegenerative Dementias, Kathleen A. Welsh-Bohmer and Lauren H. Warren

4. Stable and Slowly Progressive Dementias, M. Allison Cato and Bruce A. Crosson

5. Potentially Reversible Cognitive Symptoms in Older Adults, Wes S. Houston and Mark W. Bondi

B. Specific Considerations

6. Using Norms in Neuropsychological Assessment of the Elderly, Robyn M. Busch, Gordon J. Chelune, and Yana Suchy

7. Functional Assessment, Daniel Marson and Katina R. Hebert

8. Cultural Issues, Jennifer J. Manly

9. Feedback, Joanne Green

II. Geriatric Neuropsychological Intervention

A. Cognitive Training and Compensatory Techniques

10. An Integrated Model for Geriatric Neuropsychological Intervention, Deborah K. Attix

11. Training of Cognitive and Functionally Relevant Skills in Mild Alzheimer's Disease: An Integrated Approach, David Loewenstein and Amarilis Acevedo

12. Spaced Retrieval: A Model for Dissemination of a Cognitive Intervention for Persons with Dementia, Cameron J. Camp

13. Multitechnique Program Approaches, Linda Clare

14. Language Interventions in Dementia, Cynthia K. Thompson and Nancy Johnson

15. External Aids, Michelle S. Bourgeois

B. Psychotherapeutic Interventions

16. Behavioral Treatment of Affective Disorders and Associated Symptoms, Rebecca G. Logsdon, Susan M. McCurry, and Linda Teri

17. Behavioral Treatment of Impaired Functioning and Behavioral Symptoms, Ann Louise Barrick

18. Group Psychotherapy Approaches for Dementia, Guy G. Potter, Deborah K. Attix, and Cory K. Chen

19. Pharmacological and Other Treatment Strategies for Alzheimer's Disease, Kathleen Hayden and Mary Sano