ERIC Number: EJ635081
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Intervention Outcomes: A Clinical Application of Qualitative Methods.
Simmons-Mackie, Nina; Damico, Jack S.
Topics in Language Disorders, v22 n1 p21-36 Nov 2001
Assessment methods adapted from qualitative research including ethnographic interviewing and journal writing were applied to the case of an adult with aphasia. By analyzing reports of the client and significant others over the course of treatment, changes in social participation and psychosocial well being were documented. These descriptive data provided a socially valid and consumer focused method of tracking outcomes. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Note: Theme Issue: Alternative Measures for Evaluating Treatment Outcomes.