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  1. Disordered Communicative Interaction: Current and Future Approaches to Analysis and Treatment

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Marian Brady, Linda Armstrong

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    Discourse analysis encompasses a diversity of approaches which can be applied across disparate monolgues, interactions, settings, and populations. This special issue reflects this diversity in the qualitative and quantitative approaches to analysis employed, the range of discourse features...

    Published June 2nd 2009 by Psychology Press

  2. Progressive Language Impairments: Intervention and Management

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Lyndsey Nickels, Karen Croot

    Series: Macquarie Monographs in Cognitive Science

    Progressive language impairments comprise a broad range of symptoms of impaired language processing that worsen over time as a result of neurodegenerative disease, and that range from impaired knowledge of the concepts underlying language through reading and writing difficulties to impaired ability...

    Published March 5th 2009 by Psychology Press

  3. Dementia

    From Diagnosis to Management - A Functional Approach

    By Michelle S. Bourgeois, Ellen Hickey

    Dementia: From Diagnosis to Management - A Functional Approach is a comprehensive description of a functional and behavioral approach to assessing and treating persons with dementia. While very practical, the information is embedded in a scientific context of the causes, neuropsychological...

    Published February 17th 2009 by Psychology Press

  4. 37th Clinical Aphasiology Conference

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Beth Armstrong

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    This issue is made up of research findings presented at the 37th Clinical Aphasiology Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona, in May 2007. In keeping with the mission of CAC to foster new and innovative methods of assessment and treatment, and to stimulate scholarly discussion, the papers span the...

    Published December 2nd 2008 by Psychology Press

  5. The Syllable and Beyond: New Evidence From Disordered Speech

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Wolfram Ziegler, Ingrid Aichert

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    The concept of a "mental syllabary", i.e., a store of syllable-sized motor planning units, has become a cornerstone in the modeling of spoken language production. This idea lead to the question of the significance of syllabic representations in speech impairments, especially in apraxia of speech,...

    Published October 30th 2008 by Psychology Press

  6. Milestones in the History of Aphasia

    Theories and Protagonists

    By Juergen Tesak, Chris Code

    Series: Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

    Milestones in the History of Aphasia surveys the history of aphasia from its earliest mentions in ancient times, to the turn of the new millennium in 2000. The book takes a predominantly chronological approach starting with an examination of the earliest medical documents and medieval attempts to...

    Published February 1st 2008 by Psychology Press

  7. Verbal Perseveration

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Jacqueline Ann Stark

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    Introductory textbooks on neurogenic communication disorders associated with aphasia and brain injury do not provide full documentation of the pervasive influence of perseveration in the diagnosis and treatment of clients with severe language processing deficits. This special issue of Aphasiology...

    Published October 4th 2007 by Psychology Press

  8. 36th Clinical Aphasiology Conference

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Audrey Holland

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    This is the annual published proceedings of the 36th Clinical Aphasiology Conference (CAC). It was held in Ghent, Belgium, and was the first CAC meeting to be held outside North America. As a result, the 2006 CAC attracted a substantial number of submissions from European researchers and clinicians...

    Published May 30th 2007 by Psychology Press

  9. Access and Inclusion Issues with Aphasia

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Madeline Cruice

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    This special issue of Aphasiology examines the issues of access and inclusion as experienced by people with aphasia. A comprehensive editorial introduces the seven papers drawn from four different countries, and the issue reflects a balance of theoretical papers, detailed descriptions of...

    Published January 11th 2007 by Psychology Press

  10. Behavior Analysis Around the World

    A Special Issue of the International Journal of Psychology

    Edited by Rubén Ardila

    Series: Special Issues of the International Journal of Psychology

    Behaviour analysis has tradionally been one of the main areas and main approaches to psychology. It is based on laboratory research and in conceptualizations from distinguished figures of the discipline, such as Skinner, Pavlov, Mach, and even Watson and Thorndike. It has generated a science (the...

    Published December 21st 2006 by Psychology Press