Depression or Dementia?
Lukenotes, Winter 2016 Case study | PDF for download (article + case study) Lukenotes archives As individuals age, behaviors often change, but the cause may not be clear. For example, depression and dementia often present similar symptoms on the surface. Neuropsychological assessment, which involves the study of brain-behavior relationships, is an important tool for making a differential diagnosis of psychiatric and neurological disorders. It utilizes tests that evaluate a broad range of cognitive skills. These include intellectual ...Read More »