A Brief Overview of Four Principles of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

  • George P. Prigatano
Part of the Critical Issues in Neuropsychology book series (CINP)


Throughout the United States and Europe, economic support for various health-related services is diminishing. As part of this economic tidal wave, rehabilitation services for persons with an acquired brain injury likewise have been reduced. The failure to clarify which types of rehabilitation services are efficacious for specific patient groups has further compounded this problem. Too often, no clear scientific database is available to counter decisions based more on economic concerns than on the needs of patients (Prigatano, 1996b).


Traumatic Brain Injury Brain Injury Impaired Awareness Acquire Brain Injury Cognitive Remediation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • George P. Prigatano
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  1. 1.Section of Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological InstituteSt. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical CenterPhoenixUSA

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