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1

two approaches to cognitive rehab?

1. fix it
2. compensate

2

difference between anxiety and MCI?

1. anxiety: fall apart on all tests
2. MCI: show focal deficit in one area such as short-term recall

3

Neuropsych and decision making?

comment on competency

4

what is the present Neuropsych rehab model?

active participation model, practice in real world scenarios

5

cognitive interventions must be what to the individual?

tailored

6

what has the greatest effect on intervention success?

quality of the relationship

7

eg. of environmental mod?

low stimulus environment
if have low insight

8

2 kinds of compensatory cog. interventions:

1. internal strategies: mnemonics etc.
2. external strategies: cues aids

9

Brain training works?

Nope. you get better at the tasks but no evidence of transference