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Title Approaches to the treatment of aphasia / edited by Nancy Helm-Estabrooks and Audrey L. Holland
Published San Diego : Singular Pub. Group, [1998]


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 MELB  616.855206 Hel/Att  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 274 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Clinical competence series
Clinical competence series.
Contents Foreword / Robert T. Wertz -- Ch. 1. The Power of One: Every Aphasia Treatment Case Is a Case Study / Nancy Helm-Estabrooks and Audrey L. Holland -- Ch. 2. A Case of Aphasia, Apraxia of Speech, and Apraxia of Phonation / Robert T. Wertz -- Ch. 3. A Strategy for Improving Oral Naming in an Individual With a Phonological Access Impairment / Audrey L. Holland -- Ch. 4. A "Cognitive" Approach to Treatment of an Aphasic Patient / Nancy Helm-Estabrooks -- Ch. 5. An Experimental Treatment of Sentence Comprehension / Rita Sloan Berndt and Charlotte C. Mitchum -- Ch. 6. Treating Sentence Production in Agrammatic Aphasia / Cynthia K. Thompson -- Ch. 7. Treatment for Letter-By-Letter Reading: A Case Study / Pelagie M. Beeson -- Ch. 8. Alexia Without Agraphia: Lessons From a Treatment Failure / Leslie J. Gonzalez Rothi, Margaret L. Greenwald and Lynn M. Maher [et al.] -- Ch. 9. Treating Real-Life Functionality in a Couple Coping With Severe Aphasia / Jon G. Lyon
Ch. 10. Clinical Care in a Changing Health System / Carol M. Frattali
Summary Written by leading experts, Approaches to the Treatment of Aphasia presents detailed case studies that describe interventions developed and practiced by well-known clinicians. Each case provides invaluable insights into the clinical process of aphasia treatment for both beginning and experienced clinicians
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Aphasia -- Treatment -- Case studies.
Aphasia -- Treatment.
Aphasia -- therapy.
Aphasia -- therapy.
Genre/Form Case Reports.
Author Helm-Estabrooks, Nancy, 1940-
Holland, Audrey L.
LC no. 97029784
ISBN 1565938410