Assistive Technology for Cognition: A handbook for by Brian O'Neill,Alex Gillespie PDF

By Brian O'Neill,Alex Gillespie

Assistive expertise for cognition is expertise that are used to allow, improve, or expand cognitive functionality. This e-book systematically examines how state of the art electronic applied sciences will help the cognitive functionality of individuals with cognitive impairments, with the capability to revolutionize rehabilitation. applied sciences are reviewed which direct cognizance, remind, realize, prompt, and commonly advisor humans via actions of day-by-day residing.

Written through specialists in neuropsychology and know-how improvement, Assistive expertise for Cognition provides a comprehensive overview of the efficacy of applied sciences to help individuals with mind impairments. in response to the record supplied by means of the overseas type of functionality, every one bankruptcy covers a special cognitive functionality; particularly, realization, reminiscence, impact, notion, government functionality, language, numeracy, sequencing, and navigation onto which current and destiny assistive applied sciences for cognition are mapped. This constitution presents in-depth learn in an obtainable approach, and should permit practitioners to maneuver from an overview of cognitive deficits to the prescription of a suitable assistive expertise for cognition. The chapters additionally make feedback for destiny developments.

Assistive expertise for Cognition might be of serious curiosity to clinicians and researchers operating in mind damage rehabilitation, expertise builders, and likewise to scholars in medical psychology, neuropsychology, and allied well-being disciplines.

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