Compensating for Psychological Deficits and Declines: Managing Losses and Promoting Gains

Roger A. Dixon (Editor), Lars B?ckman (Editor) and Lars Backman (Editor)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 360 pages

File size: 3.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Designed to contain broad, deep, and current perspectives on compensation, this volume continues the processes of:

* explicating the concept of compensation;

* linking and distinguishing compensation from neighboring concepts;

* describing the variety of compensatory mechanisms operating in a wide range of phenomena; and

* illustrating how compensatory mechanisms can be harnessed or trained to manage losses or deficits and to promote gains or at least maintenance of functioning.