Summary: A major challenge for neuroscientists today is the integration of basic research findings into applied clinical approaches to treating brain disorders. At the same time, mental health practitioners must acquire broad-based knowledge of neurobiology, behavior, and environment if they hope to understand how brain mechanisms work. The first and only textbook of its kind, Clinical Neuroscience bridges this chasm by integrating neurobiological mechanisms of general health ...show more into the coverage of mental disorders. In other words, a clinical sensibility drives the coverage in this groundbreaking text, and neuroscience is its highway.
Appropriate for undergraduate and graduate psychology students. Clinical Neuroscience adopts as student-friendly, integrative, empirically-based approach that clearly links neuroscience and mental health applications. With this resource, you can easily integrate principles of neuroscience into clinical, developmental, behavioral, cognitive, and social psychology. ...show less