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Understanding Cognitive Development: Approaches from Mind and Brain

by Barbara Landau

The papers in this volume examine the state of the art in key areas of developmental cognitive neuroscience, focusing on theoretically driven research on cognition and its development. The past decade has seen...


Neuropsychology of Space: Spatial Functions of the Human Brain

by Albert Postma & Ineke J. M. van der Ham

The Neuropsychology of Space: Spatial Functions of the Human Brain summarizes recent research findings related to understanding the brain mechanisms involved in spatial reasoning, factors that adversely impact...


Laterality in Sports: Theories and Applications

by Florian Loffing, Norbert Hagemann & Bernd Strauss

Laterality in Sports: Theories and Applications summarizes recent research on the neurophysiological foundations of handedness, and how left or right lateralization (affecting primary hand use, foot use, and...


Self as Nobody

by M.D. Lee Johnston

Self as Nobody presents insights about the self and ego informed by physics, neurobiology, and developmental research. The actual practice of either a spiritual or psychological tradition can use the qualifications...


Contemporary and Emergent Theories of Agrammatism: A neurolinguistic approach

by Judit Druks

Contemporary and Emergent Theories of Agrammatism provides an in-depth review of the previous five decades of research on agrammatism focusing specifically on work which has been informed by linguistic theory....


The Stress Test

by Ian Robertson

Why is it that some people react to seemingly trivial emotional upset – like failing an unimportant exam – with distress, while others power through life-changing tragedies showing barely any emotional upset...


Communication Disorders Following Traumatic Brain Injury

by Skye McDonald, Chris Code & Leanne Togher

There are very few books available which are concerned with the unique communication problems that can come with traumatic brain injury (TBI). In recent years there has emerged a realisation that these difficulties...


Sports Medicine and Neuropsychology: the Neuropsychologist's Role in the Assessment and Management of Sports-related Concussions:a Special Issue of ap

by Eric A. Zillmer

The focus of Sports Medicine and Neuropsychology is the question of what role the neuropsychologist should have in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of sports-related concussions. The goal of this special...


Explorations in Cognitive Neuropsychology

by Alan Parkin

Cognitive neuropsychology has now established a major place in the teaching of undergraduate psychology degrees and is an important topic of postgraduate research. The subject is also of increasing interest...


Neurotechnology and Direct Brain Communication: New insights and responsibilities concerning speechless but communicative subjects

by Michele Farisco & Kathinka Evers

Neurotechnology and Direct Brain Communication focuses on recent neuroscientific investigations of infant brains and of patients with disorders of consciousness (DOC), both of which are at the forefront of contemporary...


Pharmacology and Aphasia

by Marcelo L. Berthier & Guadeloupe Davila

This book provides clinicians and researchers with the current state-of-the-art on the pharmacological treatment of aphasia. The focus is on the role of different pharmacological agents to improve aphasia associated...


Neuroscience for the Mental Health Clinician, Second Edition

by Steven R. Pliszka

Accessible and succinct, this book has given thousands of clinicians and students the basic understanding of neuroscience that is essential in contemporary mental health practice. Steven R. Pliszka synthesizes...


NeuroLogic: The Brain's Hidden Rationale Behind Our Irrational Behavior

by Eliezer Sternberg

A groundbreaking investigation of the brain’s hidden logic behind our strangest behaviors, and of how conscious and unconscious systems interact in order to create our experience and preserve our sense of...


NeuroLogic: The Brain's Hidden Rationale Behind Our Irrational Behavior

by Eliezer Sternberg

A groundbreaking investigation of the brain’s hidden logic behind our strangest behaviors, and of how conscious and unconscious systems interact in order to create our experience and preserve our sense of...


Reclaim Your Brain: How to Calm Your Thoughts, Heal Your Mind, and Bring Your Life Back Under Control

by Joseph A. Annibali & Daniel G. Amen

A prescriptive guide to restoring cognitive calm, based on Amen Clinics chief psychiatrist Dr. Joseph Annibali’s three decades of treating patients who suffer from overloaded, overstimulated brains.

 

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Laterality: Exploring the Enigma of Left-Handedness

by Clare Porac

Left-handedness has been connected to many different conditions, traits, and abilities.  This is especially true for pathological syndromes, such as schizophrenia, along with learning disabilities and autism. ...


Embodied: The psychology of physical sensation

by Christopher Eccleston

We grow up thinking there are five senses, but we forget about the ten neglected senses of the body that both enable and limit our experience. Embodied explores the psychology of physical sensation in ten chapters:...


Placebo Talks: Modern perspectives on placebos in society

by Amir Raz & Cory Harris

Why do red placebos stimulate whereas blue placebos calm? Why do more placebos work better than few? And why do more expensive placebos work better than cheaper ones? These are some of the key questions that...


Neurodynamics: The Art of Mindfulness in Action

by Theodore Dimon & G. David Brown

Neurodynamics combines the latest discoveries in science, anatomy, and mindfulness to form a new understanding of human awareness in action. What good does it do to stretch, relax, or strengthen muscles if we...


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