Chapter 6. Management and Treatment of Psychological and Social Problems in Aphasics and Their Families

  1. Peter Währborg PhD, MD

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470699294.ch6

Assessment & Management of Emotional Reactions to Brain Damage & Aphasia

Assessment & Management of Emotional Reactions to Brain Damage & Aphasia

How to Cite

Währborg, P. (2008) Management and Treatment of Psychological and Social Problems in Aphasics and Their Families, in Assessment & Management of Emotional Reactions to Brain Damage & Aphasia, Singular Publishing Group Inc., San Diego, California, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470699294.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 JUN 1992

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780951472835

Online ISBN: 9780470699294

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Keywords:

  • aphasics;
  • psychosocial problems;
  • rehabilitation programmes;
  • brain damage;
  • handicaps

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Approaches to Intervention

  • Psychosocial Aspects of Recovery from Brain Damage

  • A Residential Programme for Aphasic Families

  • Group Therapy

  • Individual Psychotherapy

  • The Grief Reaction

  • Pharmacological Treatment