Cognitive Rehabilitation: An Integrative Neuropsychological by McKay Moore Sohlberg

By McKay Moore Sohlberg

Sohlberg and Mateer's landmark textual content, creation to Cognitive Rehabilitation, helped placed cognitive rehabilitation at the map for a iteration of clinicians, researchers, educators, and scholars. Now, greater than a decade later, the self-discipline has come of age. This new quantity offers a entire assessment of this fast-evolving box. greater than a revised variation, the textual content displays the dramatic effect of contemporary advances in neuroscience and desktop expertise, coupled with adjustments in provider supply versions. The authors describe a vast variety of medical interventions for supporting people with got cognitive impairments -- together with deficits in awareness, reminiscence, govt features, and conversation -- and for dealing with linked emotional and behavioral matters. for every process, theoretical underpinnings are reviewed intensive and scientific protocols delineated. tough ideas are defined in a transparent, hassle-free model, with practical case examples bringing the cloth to lifestyles. additionally integrated are samples of appropriate overview tools, ranking scales, and sufferer handouts. all through, the hot quantity emphasizes the necessity to paintings from a neighborhood viewpoint, delivering a framework for forming collaborative partnerships with households and caregivers.

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E. , 1998, The Clinical Psychologist, 51, p. 4. Copyright 1998 by the American Psychological Association. Adapted by permission. efficacy on such an outcome is probably unreasonable. However, effective use of a system may well be one very important element in a set of behaviors, skills, attitudes, and abilities that will increase the likelihood of returning to work. It does not mean that we do not need to understand the best practices for training use of memory systems in cognitively impaired individuals.

Fleminger & Powell, 1999). Outcome research is now better designed and better supported by health care facilities and granting agencies. The emphasis on functional assessment and outcome evaluation from a quantitative perspective has been matched by growth in the application of qualitative research methodologies to measurement in rehabilitation. McColl and colleagues (1998), for example, use qualitative techniques to provide an expanded conceptualization of community integration, derived from the perspective of people with brain injuries.

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