Clinical Neuropsychological Foundations of Schizophrenia is the 1st practitioner-oriented resource of knowledge at the neuropsychology of schizophrenia. This quantity demonstrates the expansion in what's recognized approximately cognition in schizophrenia, its evaluate, and the way this informs medical practice.
It provides the practising medical neuropsychologist, and different pros operating with individuals with schizophrenia, with the data and instruments they should supply useful specialist neuropsychological prone. It comprises an outline of developmental versions of schizophrenia and its linked neuropathologies, in order that the clinician can totally know the way vulnerability and development of the affliction impression mind improvement and functioning, and the way cognition and functioning are linked to those adjustments. additionally, the quantity covers modern evidence-based overview and interventions, together with cognitive remediation and different cognitive orientated interventions. all through, the examine findings are synthesized to make them clinically proper to scientific neuropsychologists operating in outpatient or inpatient psychiatric settings.
The publication is a useful source for training specialist neuropsychologists, medical psychologists, psychiatrists, and neuropsychiatrists, besides as graduate scholars of those disciplines, interns, and postdoctoral citizens and fellows who paintings with schizophrenic patients.