|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
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About the Author
Carrie H. Kennedy, PhD, ABPP, is a neuropsychologist with specialization in military psychology and aviation psychology. She is an active duty Commander in the US Navy, a designated Aerospace Experimental Psychologist and has deployed to Cuba and Afghanistan. Dr Kennedy is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences at the University of Virginia. She serves on the editorial boards of Military Psychology and Psychological Services. She has co-authored/edited 5 books, including Military Psychology: Clinical and Operational Applications, now in its second edition, Wheels Down: Adjusting to Life After Deployment, Ethical Practice in Operational Psychology and Military Neuropsychology. Gary G. Kay, PhD, is the President and co-founder of Cognitive Research Corporation. He is the developer and publisher of CogScreen, a computer-administered cognitive test used in pilot selection, fitness-for-duty testing and pharmaceutical research. He serves as neuropsychology consultant to the Federal Aviation Administration. Dr Kay is an Associate Professor of Neurology at the Georgetown University School of Medicine, Department of Neurology. Dr Kay completed his PhD at the University of Memphis. He is a Fellow of the National Academy of Neuropsychology and a member of the Aerospace Medical Association, the International Neuropsychological Society and the American Psychological Association.
Table of Contents
Contents: Preface; A history of aeromedical psychology, Tatana M. Olson, Matthew McCauley and Carrie H. Kennedy; Assessment and selection of military aviators and astronauts, Brennan D. Cox, Lacey L. Schmidt, Kelley J. Slack and Thomas C. Foster; Commercial airline pilot and air traffic controller selection, Gary G. Kay, Andrew J. Thurston and Chris M. Front; Aviation mental health and the psychological examination, Robert W. Elliott; Substance abuse in aviation: clinical and practical implications, Carlos R. Porges; US military standards and aeromedical waivers for psychiatric conditions and treatments, Arlene R. Saitzyk, Christopher A. Alfonzo, Timothy P. Greydanus, John R. Reaume and Brian B. Parsa; The motivation to fly and fear of flying, Chris M. Front; Airsickness and space sickness, Erik Viirre and Jonathan B. Clark; Fatigue and aviation, J. Lynn Caldwell and John A. Caldwell; Aviation neuropsychology, Gary G. Kay; The aging aviator, Randy Georgemiller; Psychopharmacology in aviation, Bradford C. Ashley and Gary G. Kay; Aviation disaster crisis management: multidimensional psychological intervention, Idit Oz and Orit Lurie; Aviation mishap prevention and investigations: the expanding role of aviation psychologists, Peter B. Walker, Paul O’Connor and William L. Little; On becoming an aeromedical psychologist, Trevor Reynolds; Index.