Publication Date

2016

Document Type

Dissertation/Thesis

First Advisor

Mayer, Jamie F.

Degree Name

M.A. (Master of Arts)

Department

Department of Allied Health and Communicative Disorders

LCSH

Music therapy||Aphasia||Aphasic persons--Rehabilitation||Speech therapy||Neurosciences

Abstract

This treatment study (M-STIM) represented the second phase of development of a modified Melodic Intonation Therapy (MMIT) protocol based on Melodic Intonation Therapy (MIT: a well-known treatment protocol for Broca's aphasia), with the goal of increasing expressive and receptive language function in an individual with severe global aphasia.

Comments

Advisors: Jamie F. Mayer.||Committee members: Danai Fannin; Janet Olson.

Extent

113 pages

Language

eng

Publisher

Northern Illinois University

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In Copyright

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