By Cynthia A. Riccio, Jeremy R. Sullivan
This booklet specializes in youngsters and the effect of neurotoxins at the constructing mind to steer the perform of psychologists operating with young ones in scientific and college settings. every one bankruptcy covers a different neurotoxin or staff of neurotoxins, with specific emphasis at the effect of the neurotoxin publicity at the constructing mind and long term cognitive and psychosocial results. this is often extra complicated than learning neurotoxins with adults a result of swift improvement taking place within the kid's mind. additional, young children are extra vulnerable than adults to the consequences of neurotoxins because of their developmental prestige. a number of the results mentioned during this quantity ensue in utero, therefore atmosphere the level for an altered developmental trajectory.