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Psychological Well Being and Acquired Communication Impairment.

Author/Creator:
Brumfitt, Shelagh.
Publication:
New York : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2009.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (239 pages)
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Communicative disorders -- Psychological aspects.
Speech disorders.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Psychological Well-Being and Acquired Communication Impairments is an essential resource for all health professionals working with this complex client group. It offers a unique multi-disciplinary approach to the subject, looking at the evidence base as well as clinical practice. The book covers both the assessment of people with acquired communication impairments as well as reviewing the available interventional approaches. Chapters cover such key topics as approaches to the assessment of anxiety and depression, the impact of brain injury, the role of an assessment of mood and the role of self esteem. FEATURES an expert team of academics and clinicians case studies links theory to practice.
Contents:
Intro
Psychological Well-Being and Acquired Communication Impairments
Contents
Contributors
Foreword
Preface
Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Evaluation of Anxiety and Depression in People with Acquired Communication Impairments
Chapter 3 Brain Injury and Psychological Well-Being
Chapter 4 The Role of Self-Esteem: Issues in Acquired Communication Impairments
Chapter 5 The Role of Well-Being in Quality of Life for the Person with Acquired Communication Impairments
Chapter 6 The Visual Analog Mood Scales
Chapter 7 Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Assessment and Management of Well-Being
Chapter 8 Psychological Approaches to Working with People in the Early Stages of Recovery
Chapter 9 Group Therapy-An Interprofessional Approach
Chapter 10 Solution Focused Brief Therapy for People with Acquired Communication Impairments
Index.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Brumfitt, Shelagh Psychological Well Being and Acquired Communication Impairment
ISBN:
9780470749302
9780470065433
OCLC:
536144102