_________ may delay the onset of age-related dementia, including Alzheimer's disease.
Speech _____________ happens in all lobes of the brain, as it involves invoking experiences, memories, and perceptions.
Apahasia is a disturbance in the comprehension or production of ___________.
The right hemisphere is responsible for _________, or rythms and stresses of speech (tone of voice).
_________________ and Broca's Area are implicated in expressive writing deficits.
He was Broca's famous patient:
Someone with _____________ cannot read, but he can recognize words that are spelled out to him. "Word blindness"
Dyslexia is more common among people whose first language is ____________ than those whose first language is Italian.
A symtom of all aphasias-- the person cannot find the right word for something they want to say
Research by Hughes and colleagues shows that the human _______ may offer cues of a speaker's mates value.
Said to be the most important category of speech disorders:
Someone with _______________ hemisphere damage might not know better than to speak to her boss the same way she speaks to her friends.
Your ____________ cortex becomes activated if you read the alphabet.
_____________ aphasia is a condition marked by slow, deliberate, non-fluent speech.
Researchers have found that people with dyslexia have above-average connectivity in the __________________
[this] Allowed for dissemination across time and space
Someone with ____________ aphasia has poor speech comprehension and produces meaningless speech.
Research suggests that those with dyslexia experience ________________ of the left temporal cortex and therefore, neural activation is spreading too weakly through the primary reading areas of the brain.
________________ dyslexia is caused by biological abnormalities.
Verbal behavior is ______________, which means the left hemisphere is doninant (in most people).
__________ areas are one method of referring to specific brain regions
CVA [CerebroVascular Accident]
True/false: A stroke is immediately evident
False; may take up to 24 hours
True/false: most communication is verbal
False; 80% is Non-verbal
Broca's Area: ________ ; Wernicke's Area: _______
Speech is lateralized. The left hemisphere analyzes ______; The right hemisphere analyzes ______
sequences; space, geometric forms & Prosody (speech emphasis)
This connects Broca's and Wernicke's areas:
a disturbance in the comprehension or production of speech.
involved in articulation:
language shapes thought:
In those with bilingualism, the brain shows...
denser grey matter in Left hemisphere
social syntax for speech:
a treatment for stuttering
stuttering: men are 3X more likely; faulty auditory feedback means..
lack of temporal lobe activity
a neurological condition characterized by the inability of a person to properly convey or interpret emotional prosody.