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Laundry Visual Checklist

November 1, 2022 by Ashley Zhinin.
This material provides simple pictures and instructions to support those with cognitive deficits with completing laundry tasks.
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Personal Device Care

August 1, 2022 by Ashley Zhinin.
This resource can be used as an outline for device care (e.g. hearing aids, contact lenses, orthotics, etc) to help those with cognitive deficits.
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One-Handed Shoe Tying

July 1, 2022 by Ashley Zhinin.
This handout provides simple pictures and instructions for a one-handed shoe tying strategy.
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Aspects of Communication to Consider when Assessing Pragmatics

June 1, 2022 by Ashley Zhinin.
This is a list of aspects of communication to consider when assessing the area of pragmatics and generating a plan of care. Martin, I., & McDonald, S. (2003). Weak coherence, no theory of mind, or executive dysfunction? Solving the puzzle of pragmatic language disorders. Brain and Language, 85, 451-466. Paul, R. (2000). Language disorders from […]
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Sequencing and Attention Task

January 5, 2022 by Megan Berg.
A classic sequencing and attention task where patients are asked to find the letters of the alphabet in order from A-Z in the context of jargon words.
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Make-Your-Own ADL Sequencing Board: Bathing and Dressing

December 29, 2021 by Megan Berg.
This make-your-own board is for people who would benefit from visual step-by-step instructions for dressing and bathing. Cut out steps that pertain to individual patients and place them on a board in a customized sequence.
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Executive Functions

December 25, 2021 by Megan Berg.
This resource describes what executive functions are to educate patients and their caregivers. Includes information about attention, processing speed, regulation, awareness, initiation, response inhibition, self-monitoring, mental flexibility, organization, sequencing, working memory, and planning. Second page includes a list of assessments specifically designed for targeting executive functions.
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