Testing Time: 35 to 45 minutes
Qualification Level: A (Psychologist)
The third edition of the BDAE includes the Boston Naming Test (BNT), Second Edition, which helps you determine the extent of an individual’s visual confrontation naming abilities; the Extended Standard Form, which allows for more in-depth analysis; and the BDAE-3 Short Form, which provides you with the option to perform a brief assessment.
Used extensively for the diagnosis of aphasia and related disorders
- The text, Assessment of Aphasia and Related Disorders, addresses the nature of aphasia, the normative basis for scoring, and administration and interpretation procedures.
- Provides a Severity Rating Scale that measures your client’s communicative ability as well as a Visuospatial Quantitative Battery to test visuospatial and quantitative skills after brain injury.
- A 90-minute DVD, Examining for Aphasia with the BDAE, demonstrates the test materials, examiner–patient interactions, and scoring techniques through real-life examinations.