14. Screening and Evaluation of Emotional Problems after Stroke

  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.ch14

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) Screening and Evaluation of Emotional Problems after Stroke, in Psychological Management of Stroke, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119961307.ch14

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



  • emotional problems after stroke, screening;
  • mood problems in stroke patients;
  • assessing mood, in stroke patients;
  • mood problem for treatment plan;
  • emotional problems after stroke;
  • suitability of measures, for screening;
  • communication problems, screening measures;
  • emotionalism


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Screening measures for people without communication problems

  • Screening measures for people with communication problems

  • Assessing mood to plan treatment

  • Sensitivity to change

  • Examples of mood assessment care pathways

  • Conclusions