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By Brian O'Neill,Alex Gillespie

Assistive know-how for cognition is expertise that are used to let, improve, or expand cognitive functionality. This booklet 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 recognition, remind, realize, prompt, and often consultant humans via actions of day-by-day residing.

Written by way of 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 checklist supplied via the foreign class of functionality, each one bankruptcy covers a special cognitive functionality; specifically, realization, reminiscence, impact, notion, govt functionality, language, numeracy, sequencing, and navigation onto which latest and destiny assistive applied sciences for cognition are mapped. This constitution offers in-depth examine in an available means, and may let practitioners to maneuver from an evaluation of cognitive deficits to the prescription of an acceptable assistive expertise for cognition. The chapters additionally make feedback for destiny developments.

Assistive know-how for Cognition can be of serious curiosity to clinicians and researchers operating in mind damage rehabilitation, know-how builders, and in addition to scholars in scientific psychology, neuropsychology, and allied health and wellbeing disciplines.

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