Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology

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Boston Diagnostic Aphasia Examination

  • Nancy Helm-EstabrooksEmail author
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-57111-9_868




Boston Diagnostic Aphasia Examination (3rd ed.) (BDAE-3) Authors: Harold Goodglass, Edith Kaplan, Barbara Barresi, 2001, Publisher: Pro-Ed, 8700 Shoal Creek Blvd, Austin, TX 78757–6897, http://www.proedinc.com. The complete BDAE-3 test kit includes stimulus cards, test booklets for Standard and Short forms, the 60-item Boston Naming Test with record booklets, a DVD, and a hardbound text that contains the test manual.

The Boston Diagnostic Aphasia Examination-3 (BDAE-3; Goodglass et al. 2001a) is a comprehensive, multiple subtests instrument for investigating a broad range of language impairments that are common consequences of brain damage. It is designed as a comprehensive measure of aphasia. The examination provides materials and procedures to evaluate five language-related sections and an additional section on praxis. The five language domains include conversational and expository speech, auditory comprehension, oral expression, reading, and writing. In...

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences, College of Health and Human SciencesWestern Carolina UniversityCullowheeUSA