Pediatric Neuropsychology

Second Edition
Research, Theory, and Practice

Edited by Keith Owen Yeates, M. Douglas Ris, H. Gerry Taylor, and Bruce F. Pennington

Hardcovere-bookprint + e-book
November 6, 2009
ISBN 9781606234655
Price: $100.00
540 Pages
Size: 7" x 10"
March 1, 2011
ePub ?
Price: $100.00
540 Pages
print + e-book
Hardcover + e-Book (ePub) ?
Price: $110.00
540 Pages

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.