Neurodevelopmental Disorders: Diagnosis and Treatment summarizes a vast body of literature concerning diagnosis and treatment for a variety of neurodevelopmental disorders, including both common and rare conditions. Throughout the book, Dr. Hagerman synthesizes treatment information for many disciplines that work together to provide multi-modality intervention. Psychopharmacological information and recommendations as well as the latest knowledge regarding genetic and diagnostic aspects of each disorder are explained in detail. And all chapters have one or more case studies to model the treatment recommendations, which are enhanced by extensive appendices reviewing educational programs, computer software, and supplementary reading. In addition, a detailed resource list of organizations, educational materials, and internet connections accompanies each chapter. This book not only integrates but also advances our knowledge of treatment, which is of prime importance for clinicians, therapists, educators, and parents.Diagnosis and Treatment Randi Jenssen Hagerman Professor of Pediatrics and Section Head of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics University of Colorado ... For instance, the child can count the utensils at the dinner table or write out the menu for the week with magnetic letters on the refrigerator. ... The motor problems of children with FAS often also include sensory motor integration deficits.
|Title||:||Neurodevelopmental Disorders : Diagnosis and Treatment|
|Author||:||Randi Jenssen Hagerman Professor of Pediatrics and Section Head of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics University of Colorado Health Sciences Center|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 1999-09-16|