1. Experiences and Effects of Stroke and its Aftermath

  1. Nadina B. Lincoln1,
  2. Ian I. Kneebone2,
  3. Jamie A. B. Macniven3 and
  4. Reg C. Morris4

Published Online: 1 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119961307.ch1

Psychological Management of Stroke

Psychological Management of Stroke

How to Cite

Lincoln, N. B., Kneebone, I. I., Macniven, J. A. B. and Morris, R. C. (2011) Experiences and Effects of Stroke and its Aftermath, in Psychological Management of Stroke, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119961307.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Nottingham, UK

  2. 2

    University of Surrey, UK

  3. 3

    Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand

  4. 4

    Cardiff University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470684276

Online ISBN: 9781119961307



  • stroke, and stroke services;
  • effects of stroke, and the aftermath;
  • life-changing condition, for survivors;
  • stroke survivors' experience;
  • stroke survivors and carers;
  • solutions to problems, through reading;
  • therapy, for ‘route back to normal life’;
  • stroke type, location, severity;
  • anosagnosia, and cognitive impairment;
  • person's perception of balance, and control


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Experiences and effects of stroke: the survivor's perspective

  • Implications

  • The effects of stroke: the professionals' perspective

  • Conclusions