Recent Publications from the Aphasia Research Project

The Nature and Treatment of Aphasia, Alexia, and Agraphia

DeMarco, A. T., Wilson, S. M., Rising, K., Rapcsak, S. Z., & Beeson, P. M. (2017). Neural substrates of sublexical processing for spelling. Brain and Language164, 118-128.

Beeson, P.M., Rising, K, DeMarco, A., Foley, T.H., & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2016). The nature and treatment of phonological text agraphia. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 26, 1-21.

Kim, E. S., Rising, K., Rapcsak, S. Z., & Beeson, P. M. (2015). Treatment for alexia with agraphia following left ventral occipito-temporal damage: Strengthening orthographic representations common to reading and spelling. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 1-17.

Beeson, P.M., Higginson, K., & Rising, K. (2013). Writing treatment for aphasia: A texting approach. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 56(3), 945-955. PDF

KIm, E.S., Rapcsak, S.Z., Andersen, S.M., & Beeson, P.M. (2011). Multimodal alexia: Neuropsychological mechanisms and implications for treatment. Neuropsychologia, 49, 3551-3562. PDF

Beeson, P.M., Rising, K., Kim, E.S., & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2010). A treatment sequence for phonological alexia/agraphia. Journal of Speech, Language, Hearing Research, 53, 450-468. PDF

Beeson, P.M. & Egnor, H. (2006). Combining treatment for written and spoken naming. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 12, 816-827. PDF

Beeson, P.M. & Robey, R.R. (2006). Evaluating single-subject treatment research: Lessons learned from the aphasia literature. Neuropsychology Review, 16, 161-169. PDF

Primary Progressive Aphasia

Henry, M. L., Wilson, S. M., Babiak, M. C., Mandelli, M. L., Beeson, P. M., Miller, Z. A., & Gorno-Tempini, M. L. (2016). Phonological processing in primary progressive aphasia. Journal of cognitive neuroscience, 28, 210-222.

Henry, M. L., Rising, K., DeMarco, A. T., Miller, B. L., Gorno-Tempini, M. L., & Beeson, P. M. (2013). Examining the value of lexical retrieval treatment in primary progressive aphasia: Two positive cases. Brain and Language, 127 (2), 145-56. PubMed PMCID: 23871425.

Wilson, S.M., Rising, K., Matthew T. Stib, M.T., Rapcsak, S.Z., and Beeson, P.M. (2013). Dysfunctional visual word form processing in progressive alexia. Brain, 136, 1260-1273. PubMed PMCID: 3613714.

Henry, M. L., Rising, K., DeMarco, A. T., Miller, B. L., Gorno-Tempini, M. L., & Beeson, P. M. (2013). Examining the value of lexical retrieval treatment in primary progressive aphasia: Two positive cases. Brain and Language, 127 (2), 145-56.

Henry, M., Beeson, P.M., Alexander, G. & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2012). Written language impairments in primary progressive aphasia: A reflection of damage to central semantic and phonological processes.Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24 (2), 261-275.PDF

Beeson, P.M., King, R.M., Bonakdarpour, B., Henry, M.L., Cho, H., & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2011). Positive effects of language treatment for the logopenic variant of primary progressive aphasia. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience, 45, 724–736. DOI: 10.1007/s12031-011-9579-2PDF

Henry, M.L., Beeson, P.M., & Rapscak, S.Z. (2008). Treatment for lexical retrieval in progressive aphasia. Aphasiology, 22, 828-838.

Neural Substrates of Language

DeMarco, A. T., Wilson, S. M., Rising, K., Rapcsak, S. Z., & Beeson, P. M. (2017). Neural substrates of sublexical processing for spelling. Brain and Language164, 118-128.

Henry, M.L, Beeson, P.M., Stark, A.J., & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2007). The role of left perisylvian cortical regions in spelling. Brain and Language, 100, 44-52. PDF

Rapcsak, S.Z., Henry, M.L., Teague, S., Carnahan, S.D., & Beeson, P.M. (2007). Do dual-route models accurately predict reading and spelling performance in individuals with acquired alexia and agraphia? Neuropsychologia, 45, 2519-2524.

Antonucci, SA, Beeson, PM, Labiner, D, & Rapcsak, SZ. (2007). Naming and semantic knowledge in patients with left inferior temporal lobe lesions, Aphasiology.