College of Psychology: Faculty Books and Book Chapters

Psychological Aspects of Developmental and Physical Disabilities: A Casebook

Psychological Aspects of Developmental and Physical Disabilities: A Casebook

M. Hersen
Vincent B. Van Hasselt, Nova Southeastern University

Description

Details the kind of psychological interventions applied to the spectrum of the developmentally and physically disabled. Following an overview of the diagnostic and medical considerations, this book examines fourteen major developmental and physical disabilities, including autism, chronic pain, epilepsy, mental retardation and hearing impairment.