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By Thomas D. Parsons

This bold and available advisor reports leading edge applied sciences improving the sector of neuropsychological trying out. beginning with the idea that normal batteries—some approximately a century old—lag at the back of in our period of neuroimaging, genomic stories, psychophysiology, and informatics, it provides electronic measures providing extra effective management, extra exact facts, and wider scientific purposes. Ecological validity and evidence-based technology are key themes in those advances, from digital environments and overview of social cognition to the shift towards situational reliability and clear of lab-created constructs. those chapters additionally exhibit how high-tech overview instruments can supplement or complement conventional pencil-and-paper measures with no changing them outright.

This ebook covers in depth:

·         The evolution of neuropsychological checking out during the last century.

·         present purposes of computer-based neuropsychological assessments.

·         The strengths and barriers of simulation technology.

·         using teleneuropsychology in attaining distant clients.

·         the possibility of gaming applied sciences in neurocognitive rehabilitation.

·         How know-how can rework attempt info into details precious throughout specialties.

Clinical Neuropsychology and Technology brings neuropsychologists, scientific psychologists, and rehabilitation experts into the forefront of review measures and techniques that might translate into extra actual trying out, collaborations among disciplines, and legitimate and valuable outcomes.

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