Assessment of Feigned Cognitive Impairment: A by Kyle Brauer Boone PhD ABPP ABCN

By Kyle Brauer Boone PhD ABPP ABCN

Finished and consumer pleasant, this e-book synthesizes the growing to be literature on symptom feigning in cognitive trying out and interprets it into evidence-based strategies for scientific and forensic perform. quite a lot of cognitive attempt evaluation options and methods are seriously reviewed, together with either committed measures and using embedded signs in general medical assessments. The publication describes techniques to distinguishing among credible and noncredible functionality in particular medical populations: people proposing with head harm, persistent discomfort and fatigue, attention-deficit/hyperactivity ailment and studying incapacity, psychological retardation, seizures, and publicity to environmental pollution. distinctive subject matters comprise the doubtless confounding results of psychiatric ailment and ethnocultural components on attempt checking out, and cognitive review within the legal forensic environment.

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