Technology in Cognitive Rehabilitation A Special Issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
The Self and Identity in Rehabilitation A Special Issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
Encephalitis: Assessment and Rehabilitation Across the Lifespan A Special Issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
Pathologies of Awareness: Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice A Special Issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
By Carlo Miniussi, Giuseppe Vallar
May 07, 2019
Cognitive deficits are a common consequence of neurological disease, and there is evidence that specific cognitive training may be effective in rehabilitation. Behavioural dysfunction following neurological disease constitutes one of the major causes of disability worldwide, exerts a major impact ...
By Paul Conroy, Matthew Lambon Ralph
July 26, 2017
This special issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation brings together seven newly published studies from a range of invited international researchers in the fields of language and memory disorders and their rehabilitation. The studies address a range of current themes within these fields. ...
By Peter Gregor, Alan Newell
June 23, 2015
Communication and Information Technology has been used to support older and disabled people for over thirty years and there have been many successes in this field. Until recently, research has largely concentrated on people with physical or sensory dysfunction; computer technology has been ...
By Martin Richard Coleman
May 21, 2015
The vegetative state - a condition in which someone is awake but unaware with no evidence of a working mind - is both emotive and challenging. This condition and that of someone who gains partial recovery of mental and neurological functions - known as the minimally conscious state - have provoked ...
By Fergus Gracey, Tamara Ownsworth
December 01, 2008
This special issue brings together developments in neurological, psychological and social understanding of sense of self and identity in neuropsychological rehabilitation. Following brain injury and in the context of neurological illness, both the individual and their loved ones report changes in ...
By Bonnie-Kate Dewar, Huw Williams
March 10, 2008
Encephalitis - inflammation of the brain - has significant cognitive, behavioural and emotional consequences. This special edition describes the pathway of recovery following encephalitis, from medical management to assessment, rehabilitation and community support and advocacy. The ...
By Linda Clare, Peter W Halligan
August 30, 2007
This special issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation provides an opportunity to characterise some of the key clinical issues concerned with assessing and managing pathologies of subjective or conscious awareness. Elucidating the cognitive processes underlying awareness, and their corresponding ...
By Anna Basso, Stefano Cappa, Guido Gainotti
September 23, 2003
Even if, in recent years, the study of language disorders in brain-damaged patients has been strongly influenced by models and experimental paradigms of cognitive neuropsychology, much less relevant has been the impact of this new approach to language rehabilitation. Contrasting opinions exist on ...
By Linda Clare, Robert T. Woods
August 31, 2001
The relevance of cognitive rehabilitation for people with dementia is becoming increasingly accepted by researchers and practitioners in the field. This special issue draws together examples of state-of-the-art research and systematic review by experts in this exciting and growing area.The ...