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  1. PALPA: Ten Years After

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    By Professor Chris Code

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    The ‘PALPA’ (Pyscholinguistic Assessment of Language Processing) has become a popular resource for clinician and researcher since its publication in 1992. It is timely, therefore, that Aphasiology should host this Special Issue devoted to the PALPA, which includes papers from workers who are...

    Published March 31st 2004 by Psychology Press

  2. Quality of Life in Aphasia

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Audrey Holland, Linda WORRALL

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    Improving quality of life could be considered the ultimate goal of aphasia rehabilitation. Understanding clients' perspectives of their own quality of life is also crucial for targeting appropriate and effective interventions. Measuring quality of life is also an important outcome measure, crucial...

    Published April 2nd 2003 by Psychology Press

  3. Rehabilitation of Spoken Word Production in Aphasia

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Lyndsey Nickels

    Series: Macquarie Monographs in Cognitive Science

    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 November 27th 2002 by Psychology Press

  4. New Techniques for Identifying the Neural Substrates of Language

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Argye Hillis

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    This issue includes studies demonstrating how advanced imaging techniques and new methods of recording brain function can reveal areas of the brain that are essential for specific language processes. The first two papers report use of arterial spin labelling (ASL) perfusion MRI to identify areas of...

    Published November 27th 2002 by Psychology Press

  5. Cognitive Neuropsychological Approaches to Spoken Word Production

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Lyndsey Nickels

    Series: Macquarie Monographs in Cognitive Science

    The papers in this volume all examine the nature of spoken word production in aphasia, and how this can inform current theories of language processing. It comprises 7 papers by some of the foremost researchers in the field. The first paper in the volume is an introduction by the editor (Dr Lyndsey...

    Published May 1st 2002 by Psychology Press

  6. The Aphasia Therapy File

    Volume 1

    Edited by Sally Byng, Carole Pound, Kate Swinburn

    Different from a textbook or academic journal, the File represents a collection of explicit descriptions about therapy interventions written by practitioners themselves. The description of the rationale for the therapy, the intervention itself and evaluation of outcomes are of paramount importance....

    Published August 29th 2001 by Psychology Press

  7. Number and Language Processing

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Xavier Seron

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    There is psychological and neurobiological evidence that number and language processing present some specificities and may dissociate after brain damage. Furthermore, animals and babies seem to be able to discriminate small numerosities in a non-symbolic way. However, one of the specificities of...

    Published August 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  8. Transcortical Aphasias

    By Marcelo L. Berthier

    Series: Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

    Transcortical aphasias is the term used for syndromes in which the ability to repeat language is relatively preserved despite marked disturbances in other linguistic domains. Although there are a number of well-known reference texts on language disturbances after acquired brain damage that uncover...

    Published August 9th 2000 by Psychology Press

  9. 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 16th 1997 by Psychology Press

  10. EPLA: Spanish Translation of PALPA

    Evaluación del Procesamiento Lingüístico en la Afasia

    By Max Coltheart, Janice Kay, Ruth Lesser

    La bateria EPLA, adaptación española del PALPA, es una batería de tests que puede servir de instrumento de evaluación de las capacidades psicolingüísticas de pacientes adultos con afasias adquiridas. El enfoque desde el que se ha elaborado EPLA es el de la Neuropsicologia Cognitiva y permite a...

    Published November 1st 1995 by Psychology Press