Neuropsychology of Children in Africa

Perspectives on Risk and Resilience

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-6833-2 (Print) 978-1-4614-6834-9 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

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    Pages 1-16

    An Introduction to the Neuropsychology of African Children Within a Co-constructivist Paradigm

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    Pages 17-36

    Approaches to Assessment of Very Young Children in Africa in the Context of HIV

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    Pages 37-68

    Acknowledging Methodological Complexity in Assessing Children in HIV-Affected Communities in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa

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    Pages 69-93

    Cognitive, Motor, and Behavioral Development of Orphans of HIV/AIDS in Institutional Contexts

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    Pages 95-115

    Factors Contributing to the Psychosocial Adjustment of Ugandan Preschool Children with HIV/AIDS

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    Pages 117-138

    Examining the Psychosocial Adjustment and School Performance of Ugandan Children with HIV/AIDS

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    Pages 139-153

    Screening for Neurodisability in Low-Resource Settings Using the Ten Questions Questionnaire

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    Pages 155-180

    Language Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

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    Pages 181-202

    Psychosocial Aspects of Malnutrition Among African Children: Antecedents, Consequences, and Interventions

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    Pages 203-214

    Assessing the Effects of Maternal Anemia on Child Development in Benin

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    Pages 215-234

    The Assessment of Skill Learning in African Children

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    Pages 235-275

    The Assessment of Neuropsychological Outcomes in Pediatric Severe Malaria

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    Pages 277-297

    Computerized Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy (CCRT) for African Children: Evidence for Neuropsychological Benefit and Future Directions

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    Pages 299-312

    Measurement of Cognitive Outcomes of At-Risk Children Using Novelty Processing in Rural Kenyan Children

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    Pages 313-328

    The Neuropsychology of Sickle Cell Disease in Sub-Saharan Africa

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    Pages 329-333

    Postscript: Towards a Universal Brain/Behavior Omnibus in the Neuropsychology of African Children

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 335-347