BY LAURA L. MURRAY AND HEATHER M. CLARK
Neurogenic Disorders of Language and Cognition, Second Edition offers a thorough and updated resource about acquired neurogenic language and cognitive disorders, including aphasia, traumatic brain injury, right hemisphere cognitive–communication disorders, and dementia. It provides a comprehensive review of the assessment and treatment procedures currently available for managing these linguistic and cognitive disorders. As in the first edition, the content is organized according to the WHO-ICF model, which has become the preferred standard in today’s healthcare system across disciplines, including speech–language pathology.
This edition includes more figures, tables, and pictures, and features new discussion questions in each chapter. The accompanying DVD contains a video and writing samples to further explain some of the different neurogenic disorders and assessment and treatment procedures.