Aphasia
Perspectives on the neurology, clinical assessment, and rehabilitation of aphasic language disturbances in adults.
COMD
676
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 TaughtWinter
Course Outcomes: 


Neurological Bases

Describe basic neuroanatomic and neurophysiologic bases of acquired language disorders.

Frameworks

Describe basic principles of aphasia assessment and intervention and how they relate to theoretical and philosophical frameworks.

Assessment

Accurately diagnose aphasia type and severity based on neuroanatomic, physiologic, and behavioral presentation.

Treatment

Select, describe, and plan appropriate interventions while accounting for physiological, environmental, and psychosocial factors.