Neuropsychological Models of Attention and ADHD

  • Leonard F. Koziol
  • Deborah Ely Budding
  • Dana Chidekel
Chapter
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Neuroscience book series (BRIEFSNEUROSCI)

Abstract

Clinical neuropsychology, distinct from neuroscience, is primarily concerned with understanding brain–behavior relationships that drive higher-order cognitive functions. Our “cognitive machinery” is typically described and conceptually divided by such hypothetical constructs as “attention,” “memory,” and “language functioning.”

Keywords

Dopamine Norepinephrine 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leonard F. Koziol
    • 1
  • Deborah Ely Budding
    • 2
    • 4
  • Dana Chidekel
    • 3
  1. 1.Neuropsychological ConsultantArlington HeightsUSA
  2. 2.Harbor-UCLA Medical CenterTorranceUSA
  3. 3.Private PracticeTarzanaUSA
  4. 4.Private PracticeManhattan BeachUSA

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