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Long-Term Cannabis Use and Cognitive Reserves and Hippocampal Volume in Midlife (2022)

Published by <p>During case-control studies, there are documented cognitive deficits and structural brain differences when comparing young individuals who use cannabis and a control group. It is unclear if these subtle changes have been documented in older adults because of long-term cannabis use. For people in their midlife, it is known that mild cognitive deficits and hippocampal […] <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> This content is only available to members. </div> </div> </p>

Math Squares

Published by <p>This material can be used in various ways to work on mathematical calculations, fine motor skills, and cognition. <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> This content is only available to members. </div> </div> </p>
Occupational therapy resource: Hot Meal Preparation Screening

Hot Meal Preparation Screening

Published by <p>This screening can be used to determine safety and independence with hot meal preparation. <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> This content is only available to members. </div> </div> </p>
Med SLP handout: Short and long-term effects of infection on cognition

Short and Long-Term Effects of Infection on Cognition

Published by <p>This material explains why cognitive impairment or delirium is seen in a person following severe infection or sepsis. Atteron, B., Paulino, M.C., Povoa, P., & Martin-Loeches. (2020). Sepsis associated delirium. Medicina, 56(5), 240. <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> This content is only available to members. </div> </div> </p>
Occupational and speech therapy resource: Visual memory activity

Visual Memory Activity

Published by <p>This material works on visual memory in a fun way, with aspects of fine motor skills incorporated. It provides guidance on how to implement it in an individual and group treatment setting. <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> This content is only available to members. </div> </div> </p>

2022 Weekly Calendars

Published by <p>A classic favorite! Our annual calendars are designed with your patients in mind! Includes weekly calendars for January through December 2022. Designed for people with memory and/or orientation impairments. <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> This content is only available to members. </div> </div> </p>

Sleep Supports Memory and Learning: Implications for Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology (2020)

Published by <p>Memory is involved in every task completed throughout the day. Our memory acquisition, maintenance, and information retrieval allow us to be successful with home, school, work, and community responsibilities. If our patients can recall and apply newly learned strategies, they can be generalized outside of the therapy room. Good sleep helps with this memory process […] <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> This content is only available to members. </div> </div> </p>

The Link Between Verbal Short-Term Memory and Anomia Treatment Gains (2019)

Published by <p>The study defined STM as the consciences awareness of temporary activation of information processing in the form of tactile, visuospatial, or verbal/linguistic (Cowan 1988). Working memory is a combination of STM with attention (Cowan 1988). STM is domain-specific (tactile, visuospatial, or verbal), but working memory is domain-free, meaning the stimulation type does not matter. An […] <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> This content is only available to members. </div> </div> </p>

2022 Monthly Low Vision Orientation Calendar Pages

Published by <p>A classic favorite! Our annual calendars are designed with your patients in mind! Includes monthly calendars for January through December 2022. Designed for people with memory and/or orientation impairments and work well with those with low-vision needs. Cross out each day as it happens and see improved orientation using visual cues. <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> This content is only available to members. </div> </div> </p>

The Relationship of Orientation to Physical Aggression and Compliance (2003)

Published by <p>The authors of this case study researched the correlation between compliance, orientation (a patient’s awareness of their person/time/ place), and aggression in patients whom had experienced traumatic brain injury (TBI) and were attending speech-language treatment. The study was an extension of previous research findings investigating the relationship between these three topics in regard to patients […] <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> This content is only available to members. </div> </div> </p>