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Neuropsychological Problems

Neuropsychological problems are varied in terms of type of impairment, onset, and functional effects upon an individual. Neuropsychological problems can be developmental or acquired. Some examples include attention deficit / hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and traumatic brain injury (TBI). Psychological approaches are often helpful in understanding and managing neuropsychological difficulties. Read more
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Balance

Our sense of balance is the result of a complex system which receives visual, vestibular, and proprioceptive inputs. This Balance client information h ... https://www.psychologytools.com/resource/balance/

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Recognizing Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is characterized by a persistent pattern of inattention and hyperactivity-impulsivity. The ICD-10 clas ... https://www.psychologytools.com/resource/recognizing-attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd/

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Therapy Blueprint

Since the publication of this version of the therapy blueprint we have also developed a more sophisticated version: Therapy Blueprint (Universal) A th ... https://www.psychologytools.com/resource/therapy-blueprint/

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Neurosymptoms.org is a website with accurate information about functional (non-organic) neurological symptoms. It is written by a consultant neurologist. It has been translated into multiple languages. A selection of worksheets are linked to below:

Concussion

What Are Neuropsychological Problems?

Signs and Symptoms of Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the most common causes of acquired disability. Common neurobehavioral problems for people with TBI include impairments of: learning and memory, attention, speed of processing, and self-regulation.

Signs and Symptoms of Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder

ADHD is often conceptualized as a disorder beginning in childhood or early adolescence. Symptoms of ADHD include problems with:

  • sustained attention
  • behavioral inhibition
  • motor restlessness
  • high activity levels

Resources for Working with Neuropsychological Problems

Psychology Tools resources available for working therapeutically with neuropsychological problems may include:

  • psychological models of neuropsychological problems
  • information handouts for neuropsychological problems
  • exercises for neuropsychological problems
  • CBT worksheets for neuropsychological problems
  • self-help programs for neuropsychological problems