ERIC Number: EJ420036
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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The Relationship between Psychopathology and Speech and Language Disorders in Neurologic Patients.
Sapir, Shimon; Aronson, Arnold E.
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, v55 n3 p503-09 Aug 1990
This paper reviews findings that suggest a causal relationship between depression, anxiety, or conversion reaction and voice, speech, and language disorders in neurologic patients. The paper emphasizes the need to consider the psychosocial and psychopathological aspects of neurologic communicative disorders, the link between emotional and communicative processes, and diagnostic criteria for identifying communicative disorders. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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