Resources

Books, forms and free stuff to help you complete your work.


TESTS:

Williams Memory Screening Test
The test is used to screen memory function for cases in which the subject is very impaired and cannot take conventional memory tests. It was originally designed to monitor recovery of memory following traumatic brain injury. For best results, print using a color printer on card stock. .

<Click here for a free PDF version (approx 30Mb) >

The Hahnemann Orientation and Memory Examination (HOME)
This is a very detailed examination of orientation to Person, Place and Time. It was used to monitor recovery of memory and orientation of patients who had sustained severe traumatic brain injuries and were emerging from coma. It includes an assessment of anterograde and retrograde amnesia. All the items used in Galveston Orientation and Amnesia Test (GOAT) are embedded in the instrument. Click here to download a free PDF version.

 

 

BOOKS:
Neuropsychological Assessment by Muriel Lezak
The authoritative reference to Neuropsychological Assessment. The first half of the book is an introduction to clinical neuropsychology. The second half is a detailed description of virtually every neuropsychological test in clinical use. Many of the tests available from Brainmetric are described in this book.
Handbook of Normative Data for Neuropsychological Assessment . This book is a superb summary of norming studies done for a variety of common tests that were never properly normed. If you administer the Trailmaking Test, The Stroop Test, Boston Naming Test, The Rey-Osterrieth Complex Figure Test, The Hooper Visual Organization Test and many others, then you need this reference.
Clinical Neuropsychology : A Pocket Handbook for Assessment
Nice concise summary of neuropsychology practice. This book was designed as a guide for inpatient practice in the hospital.
  A Compendium of Neuropsychological Tests : Administration, Norms, and Commentary. This is a great summary of a group of tests used by neuropsychologists. The authors present norms, standard administration and interpretation guidelines.
 

Neuropsychological Assessment in Clinical Practice. A thorough review of the multitude of tests and other aspects of clinical practice.

  The Mental Status Examination in Neurology. A classic review of procedures used to examine patients with extreme cognitive impairment. This is a crucial reference for the inpatient setting.
Clinical Neuroanatomy. A thorough introduction to neuroanatomy, with a clear clinical focus
Greenfields Neuropathology. This book includes an extensive review of neurological illnesses.
Psychological Testing.
This book is a classic review of virtually every area of testing in Psychology.
The INS Dictionary of Neuropsychology .
This book contains definitions for all of the common and arcane concepts in neuropsychology.