5 edition of Reading comprehension battery for aphasia found in the catalog.
Reading comprehension battery for aphasia
Leonard L LaPointe
by C.C. Publications
Written in English
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Ten people with chronic aphasia and co-occurring reading deficits engaged in 7 book club sessions. Participants first completed a questionnaire about pre- and poststroke reading experiences. Individualized interviews with participants during and post–book club explored the experiences, preferences, and reading comprehension strategies used Author: Kelly Knollman-Porter, Samantha K. Julian. Sixty-four right-handed aphasic patients were investigated with the Western Aphasia Battery (WAB) 14–45 days after stroke. The WAB assesses fluency and information content of spontaneous speech, comprehension, naming, repetition, reading, and writing as well as “performance” tasks such as praxis, calculation, drawing, block design, and Raven's colored progressive matrices.
Difficulty with reading comprehension is common for people who have aphasia. Acquired reading impairment is sometimes called alexia. Much like other skills, reading abilities vary a lot from one person to the next. Some people might find it easier to read than to understand spoken language; however, the opposite might be true for other people. Reading The Reading Comprehension Battery for Aphasia-2 (RCBA-2) was administered to examine reading ability. This criterion-referenced assessment looks at reading at the word, sentence, and paragraph levels and also in a functional, real-world context. Scores suggest Mr. H is severely impaired at all levels. He exhibited a low.
Reading Comprehension Battery for Aphasia, Second Edition. $ Availability: "Designed to provide systematic evaluation of the nature and degree of reading impairment in adolescents and adults with aphasia." Publication Date: – Acronym: RCBA This paper describes a quick aphasia battery (QAB) that aims to provide a reliable and multidimensional assessment of language function in about a quarter of an hour, bridging the gap between comprehensive batteries that are time-consuming to administer, and rapid screening instruments that provide limited detail regarding individual profiles of by: 9.
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Numerous aspects of reading are assessed, including: 1) Word order 2) Factual vs. inferential reading 3) Synonym recognition; The 20 subtests cover a diverse range of activities including: 1) Single-word comprehension for visual confusions 2) Auditory confusions, and semantic confusions 3) Functional reading 4) Synonyms 5) Sentence comprehension.
Reading Comprehension Battery For Aphasia (RCBA-2), 2nd Edition. Provides a systematic evaluation of the nature and degree of reading impairment in adults with aphasia, including oral-reading comprehension.
Buy online at : Pro-Ed. Buy Reading Comprehension Battery for Aphasia (RCBA-2), 2nd Edition, Leonard L. LaPoints and Jennifer Horner on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders. This test is the first acquired dyslexia reading test developed specifically for acquired reading problems.
It’s also the original reading test designed to discover reading problems that accompany or are a part of aphasia. In addition, the RCBA-2 is designed to help you target treatment more effectively.
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Use the Reading Comprehension Battery for Aphasia–Second Edition (RCBA-2) to reveal the severity and the quality of acquired reading problems in people (preadolescent to geriatric) who have had brain injury. This systematic evaluation is individually administered in 30 minutes and lets you: measure the nature and degree of reading impairments, measure reading comprehension, and guide Reading comprehension battery for aphasia book.
The Reading Comprehension Battery of Aphasia-2 (RCBA-2) is the most current version of a criterion-referenced measure designed to assess functional reading, reading prerequisite skills, and lexical decision making, in individuals with acquired neurologic disorders.
While most commonly used to assess the reading strengths and limitations of individuals with aphasia, the RCBA. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Reading comprehension battery for aphasia by Leonard L LaPointe,C.C.
Publications edition, Unknown Binding in English. Aphasia is relatively common: according to the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association, approximately one million people in America have aphasia ().
This workbook is intended primarily for new or student clinicians and family members of those who have experienced aphasia due to CVA or TBI and are in the process of Size: 2MB. reading comprehension battery for aphasia- second edition (rcba-2) Reading Comprehension Battery for Aphasia- Second Edition (RCBA-2) is a systematic evaluation of the nature, and degree, of reading impairments and comprehension for anyone with an acquired Reading Disability, such as through Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), and will guide rehabilitation.
RCBA-2 Profile/Summary Record Form: Reading Comprehension Battery for Aphasia on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. RCBA-2 Profile/Summary Record Form: Reading Comprehension Battery for AphasiaFormat: Paperback.
Reading Comprehension Battery for Aphasia (RCBA-2), 2nd Edition, Leonard L. LaPointe and Jennifer Horner. Provides a systematic evaluation of the nature and degree of reading impairment in adults with aphasia, including oral-reading comprehension.
Measures reading comprehension and guides the direction and focus of the therapy. Improved reading comprehension was noted on the Reading Comprehension Battery for Aphasia, 2 nd edition (RCBA-2; LaPointe & Horner, ) (Cherney, ; Webster et al., ), the WAB reading.
Treating Aphasia With Supported Reading Comprehension. Many treatments for aphasia focus on improving the person with aphasia’s language abilities. However, sometimes it makes more sense to change the environment to make things easier for the person with aphasia. Supported reading comprehension is a technique that aims to do just that.
Reading Comprehension Battery For Aphasia-2nd Edition [RCBA-2] Examiner’ s Manual, Picture Book, Supplementary Picture Book, and 25 Profile/Summary Record Forms, all in a sturdy storage box (B) - $ Individual Components: BA Examiner’s Manual $ BB Picture Book $ BC Supplementary Picture Book $ 2 / 3.
Conclusions: Reading comprehension treatments have the potential to improve reading comprehension ability in persons with aphasia; however, outcomes were variable within and among treatment methods.
We suggest focusing future research on factors such as participant candidacy and treatment intensity using increased methodological by: 2.
This study's purpose was to determine the comprehension benefits for people with mild, moderate, and severe aphasia when hearing, reading, or simultaneously hearing and reading single : Aimee Dietz.
Reading Comprehension Battery For Aphasia-2nd Edition [RCBA-2] Leonard L. LaPointe-Jennifer Horner OUR PRICE-$ Ages: preadolescent to geriatric Testing Time: 30 minutes Use the RBCA-2 to reveal severity and quality of acquired reading problems in people (preadolescent to geriatric) who have bad brain injury.
Information is presented regarding the Reading Comprehension Battery for Aphasia (RCBA). The results of reliability and validity measures show the test to be psychometrically adequate. Multidimensional and plus-minus methods of scoring the test are equally effective, but plus-minus scoring appears to be more by: 5.
Book Description. The Comprehensive Aphasia Test (CAT) is a test for people who have acquired aphasia and can be completed over one or two assessment sessions. The test includes a user manual, a ring-bound cognitive screen and language battery, a ring. Get this from a library!
RCBA Reading Comprehension Battery for Aphasia. [Leonard L LaPointe; Jennifer Horner; Pro-Ed (Firm),;] -- RCBA-2 is designed to provide systematic evaluation of the nature and degree of reading impairment in adolescents and adults with aphasia.The exercises in WALC 1: Aphasia Rehabhave been used for many years by speech-language pathologists and other specialists (e.g., cognitive therapists, occupational therapists) with a wide variety of clients.
The content and format have proved to be an excellent therapy supplement for trained professionals, clients' families, and clients.Questions/Aims Addressed "The purpose of this review is to describe the current research on reading comprehension treatments for persons with aphasia, assess the quality of the research, and summarize treatment outcomes" (p.