By Anna Basso
Early chapters hide the historical past of aphasia and its remedy from Broca's discoveries to the Seventies, and supply an outline of the vintage aphasia syndromes. the center part describes the contribution of cognitive neuropsychology and the therapy types it has encouraged. It comprises dialogue of the connection among the remedy procedure and the practical version upon which it truly is established. the ultimate chapters take care of aphasia remedy. After supplying a caricature of a operating thought of aphasia, Basso describes intervention systems for issues as a result of harm on the lexical and sentence degrees in addition to a extra common conversation-based intervention for serious aphasics.
Anna Basso has run an aphasia rehabilitation unit for greater than thirty years. during this ebook she attracts on her enormous event to supply researchers, clinicians, and their scholars and trainees in speech-language pathology and remedy, aphasiology, and neuropsychology with complete insurance of the evolution and cutting-edge of aphasia study and therapy.
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