Clinical Neuroscience offers a comprehensive overview of the biological bases of major mental illnesses including Mood and Anxiety, Disorders Childhood Origin, Psychoses, and Addiction, as well as neurodegenerative disorders such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's. Disease. The book begins with the foundations of brain anatomy including cellular function, structure, and brain development, followed by current clinical neuroscience issues including neuroplasticity, neuropharmacology, multicultural factors, and information concerning brain imaging and brain stimulation techniques. This highly readable textbook expands case examples, illustrations and discusses the latest research findings concerning clinical neuroscience.
1. Neuroanatomy, Brain Development and Plasticity Cellular Function 2. Neurotransmission and Pharmacology 3. Techniques of Brain Imaging 4. Dementia of Alzheimer's Type and Parkinson's Disease 5. Schizophernia 6. Mood Disorders 7. Anxiety Disorders 8. Drug Addiction and Eating Disorders 9. Disorders of Childhood Origin.