· Understand the clinical distinctions between TBI and PTSD, and among forms of TBI.
· Recognize cognitive, behavioral, emotional, and social components of the disorders.
· Identify skill areas for neuropsychological evaluation of patients.· Select appropriate instruments for individualized assessment.
· Address test administration and interpretation concerns.
· Make an accurate differential diagnosis between PTSD and TBI.
With its sharp focus on the nuances of trauma and recovery, The Intercorrelation of Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD in Neuropsychological Evaluations will find a wide, interested audience among psychologists, neuropsychologists, neurologists, psychiatrists, social workers, mental health counselors, undergraduate and graduate level students, and researchers. In addition, this text may be useful for those interested in psychology and neurology.