The Guilford Press; 1st edition
Written in an accessible; engaging style; this ebook Clinical Neuropsychology of Emotion (PDF) by Yana Suchy synthesizes the growing body of knowledge on the neuropsychology of emotion and identifies practical clinical implications. The expert author unravels the processes that comprise a single emotional event; from the initial trigger through psychological and physiological responses. She also examines how patterns of emotional responses come together to motivate complex behavioral choices. Grounded in research and theory; the ebook discusses relevant syndromes and populations; reviews available assessment instruments; and describes how deficits in emotional processing affect daily functioning; cognition; and mental health.