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Author Tanner, Dennis C., 1949- author.

Title The psychology of aphasia : a practical guide for health care professionals / Dennis C. Tanner
Published Thorofare, NJ : SLACK Incorporated, [2017]


Description 1 online resource
Contents Aphasia and related disorders -- Psychology of aphasia and brain damage -- Psychology of aphasia : defense mechanisms and coping styles -- Psychology of aphasia : the grief response
Summary The only text specifically addressing this topic, The Psychology of Aphasia is designed to provide the reader with a sound foundation of scientific information with current and historical scientific references spanning many decades. It delves into the certain psychological, emotional, and behavioral reactions that occur because of brain and nervous system damage, the psychological defenses and coping styles of patients and the verbal defense mechanisms they are deprived of due to their loss of language, as well as the grief response to the loss of physical abilities, valued objects, and the br
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Aphasia -- Psychological aspects
Aphasia -- physiopathology
Disabled Persons -- psychology
Aphasia -- psychology
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Aphasia -- Psychological aspects
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017003911
ISBN 9781630912697