Remediation of Language Disorders in Adults

L. R. Cherney*

*Corresponding author for this work

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There are many approaches to language rehabilitation for adults with acquired aphasia. This brief review describes the major types of language treatments and provides examples of each. Treatment efficacy and effectiveness are also addressed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEncyclopedia of Language & Linguistics
PublisherElsevier Ltd
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9780080448541
StatePublished - 2006


  • Aphasia
  • Cognitive neuropsychology
  • Language remediation
  • Language stimulation
  • Language therapy
  • Linguistic-specific treatment
  • Luria
  • Melodic intonation therapy
  • Meta-analyses
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Pragmatics
  • Rehabilitation
  • Transcranial magnetic stimulation
  • Treatment efficacy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences


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