Psy 507 NEUROPSYCHOLOGY
Psy 507 syllabus
Brooke J. Cannon, Ph.D.
Marywood University

For the case studies, check out the contents of the journal links below (I know AN has some).  Here are links to the Discover Magazine articles (search for "Mind and Brain" as topic) and Scientific American (which has fewer).  Also check out The Clinical Neuropsychologist and JCEN abstracts and the tables of contents for JINS (I have the journals in my office).

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DISORDERS GENERAL LINKS JOURNALS
NEUROSCIENCE

GENERAL LINKS

Neuropsychology Central
Division 40 of the American Psychological Association - Clinical Neuropsychology
International Neuropsychological Society
National Academy of Neuropsychology
Training Programs in Clinical Neuropsychology
American Board Clinical Neuropsychology
National Organization for Rare Disorders, Inc. (NORD)
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Psychological Science on the Net - New search site - check out the cognitive/neuroscience links
Neuropsych On-line Project
Brain Disorder Resources
Historical Origins of Neuropsych
Neuropsych Reading List
Neuropsych Resources and Organizations
Nervous System Diseases

DISORDERS

Agnosia
Visual agnosia
Verbal Agnosia
Prosopagnosia Page
BORB: The Birmingham Object Recognition Battery

Alzheimer's and related dementias
Aluminum in Tangles and Plaques
www.alzheimers.com
Dementia Web
Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center: The Rush Manual for Caregivers
Alzheimers.com
Mental Health Net - Aging & Geriatric Resources
Dementia vs. Depression (pseudodementia)
Pharmacotherapy for dementia

Amnesia
Amnesia Research Laboratory
Transient Global Amnesia

Anosognosia
Anosognosia Web Page
Mind Over Body:  Stroke victims cannot perceive paralysis in themselves--or others
Very interesting article on the the relationship between inner speech and self-awareness

Aphasia
What is Aphasia?
National Aphasia Association
Conversations with Neil's Brain - focus on language disorders
 Medicine Online Text - Neurology - Aphasia from neurology perspective - complete with self-test questions and references

Cortical Blindness
Neurological Visual Impairment
Cortical Visual Impairment Pediatric Visual Diagnosis Fact Sheet

Epilepsy
Absence/Petit-Mal Seizures
Simple Partial Seizures
Complex Partial Seizures
Pseudoseizures

Gerstmann Syndrome
Gerstmann Syndrome Support Network

Hydrocephalus
Hydrocephalus
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

Parkinson's
Parkinson's Information Web Site
Parkinson's Disease Archives
Central West Parkinson's Disease Web
Pallidotomy - A surgical procedure to relieve Parkinson's Disease
Parkinson's disease

Pick's disease/Frontal-temporal dementias
Pick's disease
Pick's disease
Pick's Disease and Dementia
Hoffmann Family - Personal account of a family's coping with probable Pick's disease
Frontal and Temporal Lobe Dementia

Prion dementias
Neuropathology of Creutzfeld-Jacob disease
Mad Cow Disease
The Prion Diseases
Interesting article on the risks to embalmers of prion dementias

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Fact Sheet
Society for Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

Split Brain
Split-brain
Two brains or one? - The Split Brain Studies
Split Brain Consciousness

Traumatic Brain Injury
Mental Health Net - Brain Injury & Stroke Resources
National Resource Center For Traumatic Brain Injury
CAMPC Home Page - a family's story of dealing with traumatic brain injury
Brain Injury Glossary
Adult and Child Head Injuries
Brain Injury and Neuropsychology
More Info

Visual Field Loss
Examples of Visual Perception from Various Lesion Sites

JOURNALS

Master list of journals on-line - Comprised by Dr. Krantz of Henderson College
Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology
The Clinical Neuropsychologist
Neuropsychology
Neuropsychiatry, Neuropsychology, and Behavioral Neurology
Applied Neuropsychology
JINS: Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society
Neuropsychology Abstracts
Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition
Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry

NEUROSCIENCE

The Whole Brain Atlas
Eric H. Chudler - Home Page
Brain
Learning Guide for the Human Brain
Dr. Tim Cannon's Page at the University of Scranton
Sheep Brain Tutorial
Neurosciences on the Internet
Montreal Neurological Institute - Site includes simulated magnetic resonance brain images such as:

Neurology
Baylor Neurology Case of the Month - Pretend you're a neurology resident.  How do you do at diagnosing these cases?  Not all are CNS-related, however.


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