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Wanted: Therapists for aphasia-affected

The Hindu - Feb 14, 2017
The is a serious shortage of specialists to help patients to regain the ability to communicate themselves.

Shining a light on primary progressive aphasia

Columbia Daily Tribune - Jan 29, 2017
Dealing with a family member who has primary progressive aphasia is challenging but certain tactics can help. Primary progressive aphasia (PPA) is a form of cognitive impairment that involves a progressive loss of language function. A diagnosis of PPA ...

Senior center residents visit and play trivia with Aphasia Center patrons

Sunbury Daily Item - Feb 1, 2017
Aphasia participants and seniors were divided into Team Joe, named for Petruncio, and Team Janice, after Janice Houseman, from the senior center. Each team member wrote the names of four famous people on pieces of paper and placed them in bowls.

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Aphasia And Related Neurogenic Communication Disorders

by: Ilias Papathanasiou, Patrick Coppens
Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, online video segments, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools. Preview Video Tutorials. “This edition incorporates current examples and relevant updates as a result of recent research, while the website resources give readers additional multimedia formats for learning.” - Karen McVay, M.S., CCC-SLP, University of South Alabama, for Doody's Review Service, Rating: 5 Stars Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Communication Disorders, Second Edition reviews the definition, terminology, classification, symptoms, and neurology of aphasia, including the theories of plasticity and recovery.
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Language Intervention Strategies in Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Communication Disorders

This thoroughly revised and updated Fifth Edition is the most comprehensive resource on aphasia and related neurogenic communication disorders from the most distinguished authorities of our time. This classic text has been used by graduate speech language pathology students for over 25 years, and continues to be the definitive resource across the speech sciences for aphasia.

The book describes a wide range of intervention strategies including team treatment, group therapy, approaches for bilingual and culturally diverse clients, augmentative and alternative communication, and computer-assisted interventions.
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Speech Therapy Aphasia Rehabilitation Workbook: Expressive and Written Language

by: Amanda Paige Anderson M.S. CCC-SLP
Expressive and written language workbook for stroke survivors diagnosed with aphasia for use at home and therapy. Contains straightforward instructions for family members to use this workbook at home to increase expressive language of their loved one diagnosed with aphasia. Includes 70 full color photographs of functional objects to increase naming ability and full color photographs of scenes to increase descriptive language skills. Sections also include: carrier phrases, rote naming, divergent naming, convergent naming, functional writing exercises, reading exercises, “wh” questions, melodic intonation exercises and conversation exercises.
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Manual of Aphasia and Aphasia Therapy

by: Nancy Helm-Estabrooks, Martin L. Albert, Marjorie Nicholas
Manual of Aphasia and Aphasia Therapy-third Edition
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Fluent Aphasia (Wernicke's Aphasia)

Listen to Byron Peterson, a stroke survivor with fluent aphasia, speak with typically effortless speech with impaired meaning and poor comprehension in this ...

Pinegrove- Aphasia (Acoustic)

Filmed at one-thirty in the morning in a Philadelphia bedroom by Emily Dubin (http://www.thedubyscoop.com) Session number two with Pinegrove coming soon.

Expressive Aphasia - Sarah Scott - Teenage Stroke Survivor

There is a survey attached to this video for research please take 2 minutes to complete. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/V5DL3V2 Sarah had an unexpected ...

Language and the brain: Aphasia and split-brain patients | MCAT | Khan Academy

Learn about language areas of the brain and the effects of damage to those parts of the brain. By Carole Yue. Created by Carole Yue. Watch the next lesson: ...

Pinegrove - Aphasia - Audiotree Live (8 of 8)

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