A review and critique of the process approach in neuropsychological assessment

  title={A review and critique of the process approach in neuropsychological assessment},
  author={Richard C. Erickson},
  journal={Neuropsychology Review},
  • R. Erickson
  • Published 1 December 1995
  • Psychology
  • Neuropsychology Review
This paper surveys the process approach literature with an emphasis on higher level cognitive functions like attention and concentration, learning and memory, and problem solving and executive functioning. In particular, it discusses organizational strategies and kinds of errors found on a variety of tests as well as behavioral, situational, and interpersonal issues as they relate to test procedures. It critiques the process approach and suggests future directions. 

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