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  1. Computers and Aphasia

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Brian Petheram

    This special issue of Aphasiology brings together papers from six countries in three continents on the ways in which computers are being used in the domain. Information technology is now well established as a means of delivering treatment to people with aphasia and this issue includes papers which...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Spoken Word Production and Its Breakdown In Aphasia

    By Lyndsey Nickels

    This volume combines in-depth reviews of models of spoken word production and cognitive neuropsychological disorders of spoken word production. The first section provides a detailed discussion of the development and structure of current models of language production using data form "normal"...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Rehabilitation of Spoken Word Production in Aphasia

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Lyndsey Nickels

    This volume focuses on the remediation of impairments of word production in aphasia. It is restricted to studies focusing on single word production and comprises papers by some of the researchers most active in this field worldwide. The scope of the papers is broad and includes many relatively...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Aphasia Therapy Workshop: Current Approaches to Aphasia Therapy - Principles and Applications

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Jacqueline Ann Stark, Ruth Fink

    The Aphasia Therapy Workshop brings together leading experts in the field of aphasia to address current approaches to aphasia rehabilitation. The topics in this special issue include: 1) Functional communication: Social models and psychosocial approaches 2) Technological advances : Computer -...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. The Representation of Language in the Brain: In Honour of John C. Marshall

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Chris Code

    John C Marshall is one of the most influential neuropsychologists of his generation. His impact on the development of cognitive neuropsychology has been pivotal, particularly in the neuropsychology of language. This Festschrift in his honour brings together contributions from his colleagues and...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. A Cognitive Neuropsychological Approach to Assessment and Intervention in Aphasia

    A clinician's guide

    By Anne Whitworth, Janet Webster

    This book provides both a theoretical and practical reference to cognitive neuropsychological approaches to speech and language therapists working with people with aphasia. Having evolved from the activity of a group of clinicians working with people with aphasia, it is a highly practical guide...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. The Handbook of Adult Language Disorders

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Argye E. Hillis

    The Handbook of Adult Language Disorders is the essential guide to the scientific and clinical tenets of aphasia study and treatment. It focuses on how language breaks down after focal brain damage, what patterns of impairment reveal about normal language, and how recovery can be optimally...

    Published May 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Clinical Perspectives on Primary Progressive Aphasia

    Edited by Lyndsey Nickels, Karen Croot

    Series: Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

    Primary progressive aphasia is a type of dementia that progressively impairs language abilities (speaking, understanding, reading and writing) and may eventually affect other aspects of thinking, movement and/or personality. For the person with primary progressive aphasia, these problems have a...

    Published April 27th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Cognitive Neuroscience of Language

    By David Kemmerer

    Language is one of our most precious and uniquely human capacities, so it is not surprising that research on its neural substrates has been advancing quite rapidly in recent years. Until now, however, there has not been a single introductory textbook that focuses specifically on this topic....

    Published December 4th 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. The Aphasia Therapy File

    Volume 2

    Edited by Sally Byng, Judith Felson Duchan, Carole Pound

    The Aphasia Therapy Files represent a practical resource for people who work with individuals with aphasia, either as therapists or as researchers. An overview of issues associated with current practices is combined with a study of the practicalities of determining, designing and implementing...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Psychology Press