Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders, 7th Edition

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders

7th Edition

By Robert H. Brookshire, PhD, CCC/SP, Professor Emeritus, Department of Communication Disorders, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; Adjunct Professor, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ USA


1. Neuroanatomy and Neuropathology

2. Neurologic Assessment

3. Assessing Adults Who Have Neurogenic Cognitive-Communicative Impairments

4. Assessing Cognition

5. Assessing Language

6. Assessing Functional Communication and Quality of Life

7. The Context for Treatment of Cognitive-Communicative Disorders

8. Neuroanatomic Explanations of Aphasia and Related Disorders

9. Treatment of Aphasia and Related Disorders

10. Right Hemisphere Syndrome

11. Traumatic Brain Injury

12. Dementia

13. Motor Speech Disorders

APPENDIX: Standard Medical Abbreviations

GLOSSARY

ANSWERS TO THOUGHT QUESTIONS

BIBLIOGRAPHY

INDEX