PSA_056 Neuropsychology

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2018
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
doc. PhDr. Hana Přikrylová Kučerová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Sylvie Kropáčová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
PhDr. Zdenka Stránská, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Jarmila Valchářová
Supplier department: Department of Psychology - Faculty of Arts
Mon 12:00–13:40 D22
PSA_0SZ Comprehensive Examination || PSA_SZ Bachelor Degree Examination
Basic of neuroscience (PS_BA010); Biological science (PS_BA001)
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim of the course is to acquaint students with the field of Clinical neuropsychology, basic neuropsychological diagnostics, possibilities of neuropsychological rehabilitation, neuropsychotherapy, ergotherapy.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course the students will be able to basic orientation in clinical neuropsychology and the possibilities of its application in practice.
  • 1. Basics of Clinical Neuropsychology - Brief History, Definitions, Terminology, ... 2. Neuropsychological diagnostics - tests, battery, validity, neuropsychological examination and finding Neuropsychology in neurology 3. Stroke; Epilepsy 4. Traumatic brain disorders; cerebellar lesions and cognition 5. Neurodegenerative Disease - Dementia 6. Multiple sclerosis, Hydrocephalus, Huntigton's disease Neuropsychology in psychiatry 7. Addictive substances 8. Schizophrenic disorders 9. Affective disorders - depression, bipolar affective disorder 10. Eating disorders; personality disorders 11. Children's neuropsychology 12. Neuropsychological rehabilitation; neuropsychotherapy, ergotherapy 13. Forensic neuropsychology; neuropsychology - prospects for the future
    required literature
  • KULIŠŤÁK, Petr. Neuropsychologie. 2., aktualiz. a přeprac. vy. Praha: Portál, 2011. 380 s. ISBN 9788073678913. info
  • PREISS, Marek and Hana PŘIKRYLOVÁ KUČEROVÁ. Neuropsychologie v neurologii. Vyd. 1. Praha: Grada., 2006. 362 s. ISBN 8024708434. info
  • PREISS, Marek and Hana KUČEROVÁ. Neuropsychologie v psychiatrii. 1. vyd. Praha: Grada, 2006. 411 s. ISBN 80-247-1460-4. info
  • PREISS, Marek. Klinická neuropsychologie. Vyd. 1. Praha: Grada, 1998. 406 s. ISBN 8071694436. info
    recommended literature
  • GRAWE, Klaus. Neuropsychoterapie : nové přístupy k terapii na základě poznatků neurovědy. Translated by Lucie Simonová. Vydání první. Praha: Portál, 2007. 487 stran. ISBN 9788073673116. info
    not specified
  • Neuropsychologie. Edited by Hans Otto Karnath - Hans-Peter Thier. Berlin: Springer, 2003. 799 s. ISBN 3540673598. info
  • DIAMANT, Jiří Jindřich and Lubomír VAŠINA. Kapitoly z neuropsychologie. Vyd. 2. přeprac. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 1998. 212 s. ISBN 8021017392. info
  • Neuropsychologie : aktuelle Probleme. Edited by Manfred Haider. Bern: Hans Huber, 1971. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Oral exam
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 1998, Spring 1999, Spring 2002, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017.
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