Research publications:   

Beckley, F., Best, W., & Beeke, S. (2016). Delivering communication strategy training for people with aphasia: what is current clinical practice International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders / Royal College of Speech & Language Therapists, 52 (2) 197-213. https://doi.org/10.1111/1460-6984.12265

Beeke, S., Sirman, N., Beckley, F., Maxim, J., Edwards, S., Swinburn, K., & Best, W. (2013). Better Conversations with Aphasia: an e-learning resource. UCLeXtend. 

free learning resource to help people with aphasia, their families and speech therapists better understand how aphasia affects conversation and what conversation therapy is.

Beeke, Beckley, F., Johnson, F., Heilemann, C., Edwards, S., Maxim, J., & Best, W. (2014). Conversation focused aphasia therapy: Investigating the adoption of strategies by people with agrammatism. Aphasiology, 1–23. doi:10.1080/02687038.2014.881459

Beeke, Johnson, F., Edwards, S., Maxim, J., & Best, W. (2014). Enabling Better Conversations Between a Man With Aphasia and His Conversation Partner : Incorporating Writing Into Turn Taking. Research on Language and Social Interaction, 47(3), 292–305. doi:10.1080/08351813.2014.925667

Beckley, F., Best, W., Johnson, F., Edwards, S., Maxim, J., & Beeke, S. (2013). Conversation therapy for agrammatism: exploring the therapeutic process of engagement and learning by a person with aphasia. International journal of language & communication disorders / Royal College of Speech & Language Therapists, 48(2), 220–39.

Beeke, Maxim, J., Best, W., & Cooper, F. (2011). Redesigning therapy for agrammatism: Initial findings from the ongoing evaluation of a conversation-based intervention study. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 24(2), 222–236. doi:10.1016/j.jneuroling.2010.03.002

Beeke, S., Beckley, F., Johnson, F., Edwards, S., Maxim, J., & Best, W. (n.d.). Conversation focused aphasia therapy: investigating the adoption of strategies by people with agrammatism. Aphasiology, TCB.

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