Aphasia Products

  • The Social Cure

    Identity, Health and Well-Being

    Edited by Jolanda Jetten, Catherine Haslam, S. Alexander Haslam

    A growing body of research shows that social networks and identities have a profound impact on mental and physical health. With such mounting evidence of the importance of social relationships in protecting health, the challenge we face is explaining why this should be the case. What is it that…

    Paperback – 2015-09-14 
    Psychology Press

  • Clinical Aphasiology

    Future Directions: A Festschrift for Chris Code

    Edited by Martin Ball, Jack Damico

    This book presents a collection of cutting edge work from leading researchers and clinicians around the world on a range of topics within Clinical Aphasiology. However, more than this, the volume is also a tribute to Chris Code, one of the foremost scholars in the field. Professor Code has made a…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Milestones in the History of Aphasia

    Theories and Protagonists

    By Juergen Tesak, Chris Code

    Milestones in the History of Aphasia surveys the history of aphasia from its earliest mentions in ancient times, to the turn of the new millennium in 2000. The book takes a predominantly chronological approach starting with an examination of the earliest medical documents and medieval attempts to…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press
    Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

  • Words and Things: Cognitive Neuropsychological Studies in Tribute to Eleanor M. Saffran

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Marlene Behrmann, Karalyn Patterson

    To understand mental function, we need to uncover the representations and processes underlying our ability to comprehend and to produce words, sentences,numbers and objects (or pictures of them). The unique contribution of the field of cognitive neuropsychology is the investigation of these…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Routledge

  • Computers and Aphasia

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Brian Petheram

    This special issue of Aphasiology brings together papers from six countries in three continents on the ways in which computers are being used in the domain. Information technology is now well established as a means of delivering treatment to people with aphasia and this issue includes papers which…

    Paperback – 2015-06-24
    Psychology Press

  • 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"…

    Paperback – 2015-06-24
    Psychology Press

  • Rehabilitation of Spoken Word Production in Aphasia

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Lyndsey Nickels

    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…

    Paperback – 2015-06-24
    Psychology Press

  • Aphasia Therapy Workshop: Current Approaches to Aphasia Therapy - Principles and Applications

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Jacqueline Ann Stark, Ruth Fink

    The Aphasia Therapy Workshop brings together leading experts in the field of aphasia to address current approaches to aphasia rehabilitation. The topics in this special issue include: 1) Functional communication: Social models and psychosocial approaches 2) Technological advances : Computer -…

    Paperback – 2015-06-24
    Psychology Press

  • The Representation of Language in the Brain: In Honour of John C. Marshall

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Edited by Chris Code

    John C Marshall is one of the most influential neuropsychologists of his generation. His impact on the development of cognitive neuropsychology has been pivotal, particularly in the neuropsychology of language. This Festschrift in his honour brings together contributions from his colleagues and…

    Paperback – 2015-06-24
    Psychology Press

  • A Cognitive Neuropsychological Approach to Assessment and Intervention in Aphasia

    A clinician's guide

    By Anne Whitworth, Janet Webster

    This book provides both a theoretical and practical reference to cognitive neuropsychological approaches to speech and language therapists working with people with aphasia. Having evolved from the activity of a group of clinicians working with people with aphasia, it is a highly practical guide…

    Paperback – 2015-06-11
    Psychology Press

  • The Handbook of Adult Language Disorders

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Argye E. Hillis

    The Handbook of Adult Language Disorders is the essential guide to the scientific and clinical tenets of aphasia study and treatment. It focuses on how language breaks down after focal brain damage, what patterns of impairment reveal about normal language, and how recovery can be optimally…

    Paperback – 2015-05-20
    Psychology Press

  • Clinical Perspectives on Primary Progressive Aphasia

    Edited by Lyndsey Nickels, Karen Croot

    Primary progressive aphasia is a type of dementia that progressively impairs language abilities (speaking, understanding, reading and writing) and may eventually affect other aspects of thinking, movement and/or personality. For the person with primary progressive aphasia, these problems have a…

    Paperback – 2015-04-26
    Psychology Press
    Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

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