b'ADULT SPEECH AND LANGUAGE BEST SELLER! Aphasia RehabilitationResults for AdultsAphasia, Christine JohnsonClients respond to Lessons for the Right BrainSecond Edition, Kathleen Andersonprompts while looking at items pictured individually and in scenes. The picture and Pamela Crowe Miller stimuli and verbal prompts are adaptable to a variety of treatment approaches, Thoroughly revised to help people focus attentionincluding linguistic stimulation, semantic features, and phonological treatment. and concentration, practice looking to the left side of the page, and improveThe book is divided into two difficulty levelseach level includes pictures and visual perception. Helps clients with relevant skills for recall, daily living,prompts for auditory comprehension and verbal expression tasks. Level 1 discrimination between like and unlike items, composing sentences,presents six items pictured individually on a page. The auditory comprehension exploring attributes, and problem solving. Hundreds of exercises in theseincludes such tasks as picture identification, two- and three-item series, four workbooks stimulate useful skills often lost through right-brain injury.one- and two-item descriptions, and yes/no questions. The verbal expression This new edition also includes enlarged print for easier reading, answerincludes such tasks as word and sentence imitation, sentence completion, and section, new exercises that reflect current thinking, a vertical dark line inconfrontational naming. Level 2 uses simple, everyday scenes. The auditory left margin of every page, extensive sections dealing with functional, dailycomprehension tasks have additional tasks of sentence comprehension, information, added exercises that facilitate logical, sequential, and integrativelistening for words in sentences, and following directions. The verbal thinking skills, use of written responses, and incorporate activities not easilyexpression tasks include open sentence completion, sentence formulation, found elsewhere that target expression and comprehension of emotions,expanding expression, and verbal reasoning/problem solving.visual memory, and deficits in facial recognition and recall. Four 64-page workbooks, softcover 176 pages, softcover#83121$87.75 set #713480$59.75 eaCalifornia residents, see below. California residents, see below.FAX800.437.2966800.225.2610AliMed.com/speechSpeech Therapy Aphasia Rehabilitation (STAR) Workbooks, Amanda AndersonGreat workbooks full of exercises created for clients Flex Your Conversational Questions, Susan Howell Brubaker, Carolynwith aphasia to improve expressive and receptive language. These can Doty, and Lisa MammoserMeaningful conversation includes asking questionsbe used in therapy or in carryover activities by a caregiver at home. Include and providing follow-up questions or comments to keep it going. This set ofstraightforward and detailed instructions for anyone to be able to use the cards was developed for those who have difficulty initiating, formulating, andexercises with the client. The reproducible pages can be used to achieve continuing conversations. Included are nine Target Areas of tasks that promotemultiple goals for functional naming and descriptive language. Appropriate topic initiation, maintenance, and turn-taking in areas needed for meaningfulfor clients with severe aphasia as well as clients capable of performing more social exchanges. Examples include: advanced exercises. Original STAR focuses on expressive language and Start a conversation with an older person about life in the 1960s includes 70 full-color photographs of functional objects to increase namingYou are at a bank asking about a loan ability and full-color photographs of scenes to increase descriptive language Respond to someone who says, Im exhausted caring forskills. Its sections also include: carrier phrases, rote naming, divergent naming,everybody at my house. convergent naming, functional writing exercises, reading exercises, and wh These tasks help clients become partners in conversational exchanges thatquestions. STAR II has exercises for receptive language in these areas as well carryover outside the treatment environment. as ones for directions, comprehension, processing, and calculation.Contains: 80 cards, including 3 Words to Start Questions cards, suggestions for use,Each has 150 pages, softcoverand storage box #83092STAR $44.75 ea#83439$82.00 set #83128STAR II$43.75 eaCalifornia residents, see below. California residents, see below.California Proposition 65 StatementWARNING:This product can expose you to chemicals including Di(2-Ethylhexyl) Phthalate (DEHP), which is known to the 4 State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.'