Vision, Perception And Cognition: A Manual For Evaluation & Treatment Of The Neurologically Impaired Adult / Edition 3

Vision, Perception And Cognition: A Manual For Evaluation & Treatment Of The Neurologically Impaired Adult / Edition 3

by Barbara Zoltan
     
 

The best-selling book, The Adult Stroke Patient, Second Edition, has b een completely revised and updated to become Vision, Perception, and C ognition: A Manual for the Evaluation and Treatment of the Neurologica lly Impaired Adult, Third Edition. The new edition of this extraordin ary book is an indispensable reference for outlining the theoretical b asis for… See more details below

Overview

The best-selling book, The Adult Stroke Patient, Second Edition, has b een completely revised and updated to become Vision, Perception, and C ognition: A Manual for the Evaluation and Treatment of the Neurologica lly Impaired Adult, Third Edition. The new edition of this extraordin ary book is an indispensable reference for outlining the theoretical b asis for visual, perceptual, and cognitive deficits, as well as specif ic procedures for the evaluation and treatment of these deficits. The book clearly explains each deficit and provides step-by-step testing t echniques along with complete treatment guidelines. The author has ad ded additional theoretical information to back up evaluation and treat ment decisions that are discussed. All the sections have been updated to represent the most current information available. This essential t ext now provides information for a more holistic approach as well as i dentifies subcomponent skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556422652
Publisher:
SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Dedication
Acknowledgments
About the Author
Introduction
Ch. 1Theoretical Basis for Evaluation and Treatment1
Ch. 2General Evaluation Issues21
Ch. 3Visual Processing Skills27
Ch. 4Apraxia53
Ch. 5Body Scheme Disorders73
Ch. 6Visual Discrimination Skills91
Ch. 7Agnosia109
Ch. 8Orientation, Attention and Memory121
Ch. 9Executive Functions149
Ch. 10Acalculia177
Ch. 11Factors that Influence the Patient's Vision, Perception and Cognition185
Ch. 12The Use of Computers in Visual, Perceptual and Cognitive Retraining193
Appendix A: Additional Current and Related Evaluations Developed by Occupational Therapists199
Appendix B: Evaluation Index201
Index203

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