This comprehensive handbook provides educational considerations of hundreds of childhood disorders, their symptoms, prevalence, and treatment modalities so that accurate referrals to qualified physicians or other specialist can be made by school personnel. Included material also enables school professionals to hold informative parent conferences and tailor an affected child's educational experience appropriately.
ELAINE FLETCHER-JANZEN, EdD, NCSP, teaches at the University of Northern Colorado and consults to area school districts. CECIL R. REYNOLDS, PhD, is Professor of Educational Psychology and Professor of Neuroscience at Texas A&M University. Drs. Fletcher-Janzen and Reynolds have collaborated on many books, including: Encyclopedia of Special Education, Second Edition (Wiley), Concise Encyclopedia of Special Education, Second Edition (Wiley), Handbook of Clinical Child Neuropsychology (Critical Issues in Neuropsychology), and Handbook of Cross-Cultural Neuropsychology (Critical Issues in Neuropsychology). Additionally, Dr. Reynolds is the editor, along with Cynthia Riccio and Patricia Lowe, of Clinical Applications of Continuous Performance Tests: Measuring Attention and Impulsive Responding in Children and Adults (Wiley).