ERIC Number: EJ374994
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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The Use of Microcomputers in the Treatment of Cognitive-Communicative Impairments.
Story, Tamara B.; Sbordone, Robert J.
Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, v3 n2 p45-54 Jun 1988
The use of microcomputer-assisted therapy as part of the total rehabilitation plan for brain-injured individuals with cognitive-communicative impairments is addressed. Design of effective computer-assisted remediation requires a careful decision-making process. Specific types of software are suggested for dealing with deficits in organization, reasoning, memory, and problem solving. (JDD)
Descriptors: Abstract Reasoning, Cognitive Processes, Cognitive Restructuring, Communication Disorders, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Software, Computer System Design, Educational Therapy, Language Handicaps, Memory, Microcomputers, Neurological Impairments, Problem Solving, Rehabilitation
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
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