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Adams, Kenneth M. 1948-

Works: 10 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 2,555 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Longitudinal studies  History 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor
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Most widely held works by Kenneth M Adams
Neuropsychological assessment of neuropsychiatric disorders by Igor Grant( Book )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique text combines a timely review of the methods of assessment used by major neuropsychological laboratories with an up-to-date discussion of neuropsychiatric disorders. The contributors discuss the rationale behind each assessment strategy, stressing the importance of gathering evidence from a number of complementary tests and procedures, and consider neuropsychological findings as seen in the most frequently occurring neurologic/psychiatric disorders: dementia, depression, alcoholism, epilepsy, losed head injury, schizophrenia, and drug abuse. Both clinical aspects and research findings are covered, with an integration of theory with practice where possible. The book provides a rich source of information for psychologists, psychiatrists, neurologists, and other professionals concerned with adult behavior
Clinical management of sex addiction by Patrick Carnes( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Comprehensive and unparalleled in its scope and breadth, Clinical Management of Sex Addiction is an excellent introduction for professionals new to the field as well as a useful reference tool for the seasoned clinician."--Jacket
Neuropsychological assessment of neuropsychiatric and neuromedical disorders by Igor Grant( Book )

15 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a major revision of a standard reference work for neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, and neurologists. About one-half of the book contains entirely new work by new contributors. New topics not covered in the previous editions include consideration of common sources of neurocognitive morbidity, such as multiple sclerosis, diabetes, and exposure to heavy metals; psychiatric and behavioral disorders associated wtih traumatic brain injury; neuropsychology in relation to everyday functioning; the effects of cognitive impairment on driving skills, and adherence to medical treatments. The Third Edition aims to reflect the enormous developments in neuropsychology in terms of research, clinical applications, and growth of new talent during the past decade. At one time focused on mapping the cognitive and related consequences of brain injuries, research in neuropsychology has now expanded to much broader considerations of the effects of systemic disease, infection, medications, and inflammatory processes on neurocognition and emotion. The Third Edition attemtps to capture these developments while continuing to adhere to the objective of presenting them in a concise manner in a single volume
The TCN guide to professional practice in clinical neuropsychology( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human development and criminal behavior : new ways of advancing knowledge by Michael H Tonry( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human Development and Criminal Behavior proposes an exten- sive agenda for crime research. The book is part of a pio- neering effort to understand the causes of crime, particu- larly its developmental course. It defines and sets the con- ditions necessary to conduct an accelerated longitudinal study of individuals at risk to become engaged in criminal careers. This work offers a blueprint for research to eluci- date and possibly prevent crime in our society
Exploring the history of neuropsychology : selected papers by Arthur Lester Benton( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Benton has long been recognized as a distinguished researher, an influential educator, and a gifted writer. Early in his career, he was struck by the extreme divergence in the acceptance and usage of concepts and terms such as 'agnosia', 'amnesic aphasia', and 'apraxia' by leading figures in the then young field of neuropsychology/behavioral neurology. This prompted him to explore the literature of 19th century neurology and led to an abiding interest in the historical background of current developments, which often proved to be the outgrowth of earlier formulations. In this collection o
Automated clinical interpretation of the neuropsychological battery : an ability based approach by Kenneth M Adams( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alcoholism treatment programs within prepaid group practice HMOs : an update( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A test to assess the integrity of subcortical auditory pathways in the human central nervous system by Kenneth M Adams( )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Clinical neuropsychology : a pocket handbook for assessment by Michael W Parsons( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As with earlier editions, we hope that this book will serve as a diagnostic starting point, providing a roadmap for evaluation and additional avenues for exploration with every patient. The content of this book has been significantly updated. Not only are there new topics covered in their own chapters (e.g., Chapter 7 on cultural neuropsychology, Chapter 25 on drug abuse and impulse control disorders, Chapter 27 on somatic symptom disorders) but also each chapter integrates the latest developments in the field. This includes information regarding DSM-5 in relevant chapters and studies of functional brain imaging throughout the book. In addition to the novel design and new content, the organization of Clinical Neuropsychology has been updated. The handbook consists of four sections: The chapters in Part I, Clinical Neuropsychology: General Issues, are procedural and methodological in nature. Parts II (Neurological Disorders, in which many of the most common neurologic problems that neuropsychologists evaluate are reviewed), III (Neuropsychological Syndromes, describing the core features and assessment of the "wheelhouse" of neuropsychology), and IV (Psychiatric Disorders and Behavioral Syndromes, in which the most common psychiatric problems that neuropsychologists evaluate are reviewed) are focused on clinical assessment of the disorder or syndrome. Although the book covers a broad range of neuropsychology topics, the reader should be aware that the specific disorders and problems faced by children (and hence pediatric neuropsychologists) receive lighter treatment than adult disorders. The growth in pediatric neuropsychology has been tremendous, and attempting to cover the entire life span in a single volume is simply not feasible. We have included chapters on the core issues in the assessment of children (Chapter 6) and a chapter on the most common developmental disorders that neuropsychologists evaluate (Chapter 22), as well as discussing relevant pediatric issues in certain disorders (e.g., Chapter 9). However, it is my opinion that the field will benefit from a handbook specifically devoted to the neuropsychological evaluation of children"--Book. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2016 APA, all rights reserved)
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Neuropsychological assessment of neuropsychiatric disorders
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Clinical management of sex addictionNeuropsychological assessment of neuropsychiatric and neuromedical disordersExploring the history of neuropsychology : selected papers