How intensive does anomia therapy for people with aphasia need to be?

  title={How intensive does anomia therapy for people with aphasia need to be?},
  author={Karen Sage and C. Snell and Matthew A. Lambon Ralph},
  journal={Neuropsychological Rehabilitation},
  pages={26 - 41}
  • Karen Sage, C. Snell, Matthew A. Lambon Ralph
  • Published 2011
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
  • The intensity of aphasia therapy has been a key clinical question. The aim of this case-series study was to compare the outcome of intensive and non-intensive therapy in the relearning of words for people with aphasia. Eight participants took part in a study comparing the intensity of delivery of the therapy. Participants received two courses of the same therapy (each lasting 10 sessions) delivered either intensively or non-intensively. Therapy consisted of confrontation naming with progressive… CONTINUE READING
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