Communication Sciences & Disorders
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
|Type of Study:||Longitudinal|
In accordance with TalkBank rules, any use of data from this corpus must be accompanied by at least one corpus reference. If none is given, please use the primary AphasiaBank reference:
MacWhinney, B., Fromm, D., Forbes, M. & Holland, A. (2011). AphasiaBank: Methods for studying discourse. Aphasiology, 25,1286-1307.
Discourse samples were collected from a participant in the aphasia group program at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. The patient presents with PPA. The samples were collected by a graduate student clinician. The first dat aset (November 2016) is audio only, while the second data set (January 2017) was video recorded.
Both data sets include these discourse tasks (from the AphasiaBank discourse protocol):
Section I: Free Speech Samples
a. Stroke story and coping
b. Important event
Section II: Picture Descriptions
a. Broken window
b. Refused umbrella
c. Cat rescue
Section III: Story Narrative
a. Cinderella story