By Bruce F. Pennington
From a depended on professional within the box, this authoritative paintings presents an obtainable assessment of what studying problems are, how they enhance, and the way to diagnose and deal with them successfully. the writer offers the most up-tp-date neuroscientific wisdom on more than a few stipulations, together with dyslexia, autism spectrum problems, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disease, and others. Practitioners achieve important insights and instruments for making experience of kid's impairments and strengths, accumulating and examining diagnostic facts from various resources, and linking prognosis to evidence-based interventions. the second one variation has been considerably revised and increased to mirror major medical and study advances.
New to This Edition
*Covers extra problems: highbrow incapacity, arithmetic affliction, and developmental coordination sickness, plus a bankruptcy on much less well-validated disorders.
*New case illustrations and attention on empirically dependent practice.
*Now grounded in a a number of cognitive-deficit version of studying issues, changing the previous edition's modular, single-deficit model.
*An illuminating bankruptcy on arguable treatments separates myths from facts.
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Diagnosing Learning Disorders, Second Edition: A Neuropsychological Framework by Bruce F. Pennington