Executive Functions in Health and Disease

Executive Functions in Health and Disease provides a comprehensive review of both healthy and disordered executive function. It discusses what executive functions are, what parts of the brain are involved, what happens when they go awry in cases of dementia, ADHD, psychiatric disorders, traumatic injury, developmental disorders, cutting edge methods for studying executive functions and therapies for treating executive function disorders. It will appeal to neuropsychologists, clinical psychologists, neuroscientists and researchers in cognitive psychology. Encompasses healthy executive functioning as well as dysfunction Identifies prefrontal cortex and other brain areas associated with executive functions Reviews methods and tools used in executive function research Explores executive dysfunction in dementia, ADHD, PTSD, TBI, developmental and psychiatric disorders Discusses executive function research expansion in social and affective neuroscience, neuroeconomics, aging and criminology Includes color neuroimages showing executive function brain activity

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  • Author : Elkhonon Goldberg
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 612 pages
  • ISBN : 0128037059
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Executive Functions in Health and Disease

Executive Functions in Health and Disease
  • Author : Elkhonon Goldberg
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 04 July 2017
GET THIS BOOKExecutive Functions in Health and Disease

Executive Functions in Health and Disease provides a comprehensive review of both healthy and disordered executive function. It discusses what executive functions are, what parts of the brain are involved, what happens when they go awry in cases of dementia, ADHD, psychiatric disorders, traumatic injury, developmental disorders, cutting edge methods for studying executive functions and therapies for treating executive function disorders. It will appeal to neuropsychologists, clinical psychologists, neuroscientists and researchers in cognitive psychology. Encompasses healthy executive functioning as well

Executive Functions in Psychiatric Disorders

Executive Functions in Psychiatric Disorders
  • Author : Leandro Fernandes Malloy-Diniz,Débora Marques de Miranda,Rodrigo Grassi-Oliveira
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release : 17 October 2017
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Executive Functions comprise a range of neuropsychological processes related to intentional behavior and cognitive control. There are several theoretical models defining and explaining the concept of Executive Functions. Most of these models consider that the term Executive Functions encompasses cognitive process as working memory, cognitive flexibility, inhibitory control and other complex functions as planning, problem-solving and abstract reasoning. Other models argue that motivational and emotional functions, such as affective decision-making, reside under the concept of Executive Function. Much evidence supports

Executive Functions and Writing

Executive Functions and Writing
  • Author : Teresa Limpo,Thierry Olive
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 30 June 2021
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This book is the first comprehensive and state-of-the-art review of the relationship between executive function skills and writing. It explores its role across the lifespan, addressing all groups of writers, from children and those with learning and language difficulties, to adults and elders.

Executive Functions in Health and Disease

Executive Functions in Health and Disease
  • Author : Elkhonon Goldberg
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 September 2017
GET THIS BOOKExecutive Functions in Health and Disease

Executive Functions in Health and Disease provides a comprehensive review of both healthy and disordered executive function. It discusses what executive functions are, what parts of the brain are involved, what happens when they go awry in cases of dementia, ADHD, psychiatric disorders, traumatic injury, developmental disorders, cutting edge methods for studying executive functions and therapies for treating executive function disorders. It will appeal to neuropsychologists, clinical psychologists, neuroscientists and researchers in cognitive psychology. Encompasses healthy executive functioning as well

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  • Author : James W. Forgan,Mary Anne Richey
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 03 September 2021
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Impulsive, scattered, lost, unfocused, unprepared, disorganized: These are just a few of the words used to describe kids with executive functioning deficits, which commonly affect many children already diagnosed with ADHD, learning disabilities, and autism. The Impulsive, Disorganized Child: Solutions for Parenting Kids with Executive Functioning Difficulties helps parents pinpoint weak executive functions in their children, then learn how to help their kids overcome these deficits with practical, easy solutions. Children who can't select, plan, initiate, or sustain action toward

Executive Functions and the Frontal Lobes

Executive Functions and the Frontal Lobes
  • Author : Vicki Anderson,Rani Jacobs,Peter J. Anderson
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 18 October 2010
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This volume has as its primary aim the examination of issues concerning executive function and frontal lobe development. While many texts have addressed these issues, this is the first to do so within a specifically developmental framework. This area of cognitive function has received increasing attention over the past decade, and it is now established that the frontal lobes, and associated executive functions, are critical for efficient functioning in daily life. It is also clear, and of particular relevance to

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Creativity
  • Author : Elkhonon Goldberg
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 26 May 2022
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Creativity: The Human Brain in the Age of Innovation is about creativity, one of the most cherished and mysterious manifestations of the human mind, and what it is in the human brain and its interaction with culture, that allows us to expand how we think about things, generate new knowledge,and to explore unchartered territories. Based on a growing body of scientific literature, Elkhonon Goldberg points to several brain structures and processes that are involved in the creative process: the

Barkley Deficits in Executive Functioning Scale (BDEFS)

Barkley Deficits in Executive Functioning Scale (BDEFS)
  • Author : Russell A. Barkley
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 01 February 2011
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The Barkley Deficits in Executive Functioning Scale (BDEFS) is an empirically based tool for evaluating dimensions of adult executive functioning in daily life. Evidence indicates that the BDEFS is far more predictive of impairments in major life activities than more time-consuming and costly traditional EF tests. The BDEFS offers an ecologically valid snapshot of the capacities involved in time management, organization and problem solving, self-restraint, self-motivation, and self-regulation of emotions. It comprises both self- and other-reports in a long form (15

Your Brain in Sickness and in Health: The Experience of Dementia and Other Brain Disorders

Your Brain in Sickness and in Health: The Experience of Dementia and Other Brain Disorders
  • Author : Sid Williams
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 23 February 2017
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If you want or need to better understand Alzheimer's disease, dementia and other brain disorders; if you are a professional involved in assessment and care; if you are a family or paid carer/caregiver; if you are simply interested and curious about the contribution our brains make to everyday life - then the information you seek is in your hands. This includes: the nature of Alzheimer's disease, other forms of dementia and other disorders of brain function; behaviours and experiences

The Role of Working Memory and Executive Function in Communication under Adverse Conditions

The Role of Working Memory and Executive Function in Communication under Adverse Conditions
  • Author : Mary Rudner,Carine Signoret
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release : 20 June 2016
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Communication is vital for social participation. However, communication often takes place under suboptimal conditions. This makes communication harder and less reliable, leading at worst to social isolation. In order to promote participation, it is necessary to understand the mechanisms underlying communication in different situations. Human communication is often speech based, either oral or written, but may also involve gesture, either accompanying speech or in the form of sign language. For communication to be achieved, a signal generated by one person

Autism Spectrum Disorders in Adolescents and Adults

Autism Spectrum Disorders in Adolescents and Adults
  • Author : Matt Tincani,Andy Bondy
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 22 August 2014
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Bringing together leading experts, this book presents effective practices for helping people with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) to thrive in adulthood. As individuals with ASD mature, their needs change as well. The book reviews the growing research base and describes ways to support adolescents and adults in succeeding in higher education and work, living independently, enjoying leisure activities, navigating meaningful personal relationships, and more. Specific behavioral and instructional interventions--such as functional communication training, positive behavior support, and applied behavior analysis--are

Handbook of Infant Mental Health, Fourth Edition

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  • Author : Charles H. Zeanah
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 04 October 2018
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The definitive reference in the field--now significantly revised with 75% new material--this volume examines typical and atypical development from birth to the preschool years and identifies what works in helping children and families at risk. Foremost experts explore neurobiological, family, and sociocultural factors in infant mental health, with a major focus on primary caregiving relationships. Risk factors for developmental problems are analyzed, and current information on disorders and disabilities of early childhood is presented. The volume showcases evidence-based approaches to assessment