Prof. Diane L. Kendall, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

POSITIONS: 

Extraordinary Professor (Speech-Language Pathology), Department of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology, University of Pretoria. 

Professor and Chair, Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Washington.

Research Scientist, VA Medical Center Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington.

 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS:

1986 - BS, Speech Pathology and Audiology (West Virginia University) 

1989 - Clinical Fellowship (Glendale Adventist Medical Center) 

1989 - MA, Speech Pathology and Audiology (California State University) 

1999 - PhD, Communication Sciences and Disorders (University of Pittsburgh) 

 

ACADEMIC EXPERTISE: 

Prof. Kendall's research focuses on rehabilitation of aphasia, and in particular, understanding the theoretical relationship between phonology (sounds) and word retrieval deficits. 

 

HONOURS & AWARDS:

2006 - Erskine Fellow, University of Canterburg, Christchurch, New Zealand 

2011 - Clinical Achievement Award, Washington State Speech and Hearing Association 

2012 - Outstanding Clinical Achievement, American Speech and Hearing Association 

2013 - Fulbright Scholar Award, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa

 

RESEARCH OUTPUTS/PUBLICATIONS:

Peer-Reviewed Papers:

  • Bislick, L., McNeil, M., Spencer, K., Yorkston, K., & Kendall , D. (Submitted). The Nature of error consistency in individuals with apraxia of speech and aphasia.
  • Minkina, I., Martin, N., Spencer, K. A., & Kendall , D. L. (submitted). Links between short-term memory and word retrieval in aphasia. Cognitive Neuropsychology .
  • Baylor, C., Oelke, M., Bamer, A., Hunsaker, E., Off, C., Wallace, S., Pennington, S., Kendall, D., Yorkston, K. (submitted). Validating the communicative participation item bank (CPIB) for use with people with aphasia: an analysis of differential item function (DIF).
  • Kendall, D . and Nadeau, S.E. (2016) The phonomotor approach to treating phonological-based language deficits in people with aphasia. Topics in Language Disorders , vol 36, No. 2., pp. 109- 122. DOI: 10.1097/TLD.0000000000000085.
  • Kendall , D., Minkina, I., Bislick, L., Grabowski, T., Phatak, V, Silkes, J., Ojemann, J., (in press). Language treatment prior to anterior temporal lobe surgery: Can naming skills be preserved? Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development.
  • Minkina, I., Oelke, M., Bislick, L., Brookshire, C.E., Hunting Pompon, R., Silkes, J. Kendall , D. (2015). An investigation of aphasic naming error evolution following phonomotor treatment. Aphasiology.  DOI: 10.1080/02687038.2015.1081139
  • Oelke, M., Sachet, L., Nagle, K., Bislick, L., Brookshire, E. Kendall, D.  (2015). Can intensive phonomotor therapy modify accent? A phase 1 study. Speech, language and hearing, 18 (4): 229- 242. doi: 10.1179/2050572815Y.0000000009
  • Kendall, D ., Edmonds, L., van Zyle, A., Odendaal, I., Stein, M., van der Merwe, A. (2015). What can speech production errors tell us about cross-linguistic processing in bilingual aphasia? Evidence from 4 English/Afrikaans speaking individuals with aphasia. South African Journal of Communication Disorders, 62 (1): E1-10. doi: 10.4102/sajcd.v62i1.111.
  • Hunting Pompon, R., McNeil, M., Spencer, K., Kendall, D.  (2015). Intentional and reactive inhibition during spoken-word Stroop task performance in people with aphasia. Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research, 58 (3): 767-780. doi:10.1044/2015_JSLHR-L-14-0063
  • Kendall, D. , Oelke, M., Brookshire, C.E., Nadeau, S.E. (2015). The influence of phonomotor treatment on word retrieval abilities in 26 individuals with chronic aphasia: An open trial. Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research, 58 (3): 798-812. doi:10.1044/2015_JSLHR-L-14-0131
  • Brookshire, C.E., Wilson, J., Nadeau, S., Gonzalez-Rothi, L.J., & Kendall, D.  (2014). Frequency, nature, and predictors of alexia in a convenience sample of individuals with chronic aphasia. Aphasiology, 28 (2), 1464-1480. doi: 10.1080/02687038.2014.945389
  • Brookshire, C.E., Conway, T., Hunting Pompon, R., Oelke, M., & Kendall, D.  (2014). Effects of intensive phonomotor treatment on reading in eight individuals with aphasia and phonological alexia. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 23 (10): S300-S311. doi: 10.1044/2014_AJSLP-13-0083
  • Kendall, D ., Raymer, S., Rose, M., Gilbert, J, Gonzalez-Rothi, L.J. (2014). Anomia treatment platform as a behavioral engine for use in research on physiological adjuvants to neurorehabilitation. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 51 (3): 391-400. doi: 10.1682/JRRD.2013.08.0172
  • Bislick, L., Oelke, M., Kendall, D.  (2014). Phonomotor rehabilitation of apraxia of speech. Journal of Medical Speech Language Pathology, 21 (1):15-31.
  • Minkina, I., Ojemann, J., Grabowski, T., Silkes, J., Phatak, V., Kendall, D . (2013) Treatment of proper name retrieval deficits in an individual with temporal lobe epilepsy. American Journal of Speech Language Pathology, 22 (2): S250-S255. doi:10.1044/1058-0360(2012/12-0048)
  • Kendall, D.,  Pompon, R., Brookshire, E., Minkina, I., Bislick, L. (2013). An analysis of aphasic naming errors as an indicator of improved linguistic processing following phonomotor treatment. American Journal of Speech Language Pathology, 22 (2): S240-S249. doi:10.1044/1058- 0360(2012/12-0078) Revised June 2016 4
  • Silkes, J., Dierkes, K., Kendall, D.  (2013). Masked repetition priming effects on naming in aphasia: A phase I treatment study. Aphasiology, 27 (4):381-397. doi: 10.1080/02687038.2012.745475
  • Gray, C., Baylor, C., Eadie, T., Kendall, D ., & Yorkston, K. M. (2012). The Levels of Speech Usage rating scale: comparison of client self-ratings with speech pathologist ratings. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 47 (3): 333-344. doi: 10.1111/j.1460- 6984.2011.00112.x
  • Bislick, L., Wear, P., Spencer, K., Kendall, D. , Yorkston, K. (2012) Do Principles of Motor Learning Enhance Retention and Transfer of Speech Skills? A Systematic Review. Aphasiology, 26 (5): 709-728. doi: 10.1080/02687038.2012.676888
  • Baylor, C., Hula, W., Donovan, N., Doyle, P., Kendall, D. , Yorkston, K. (2011). An introduction to Item Response Theory for speech language pathologists. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 20(3): 243-259. doi:10.1044/1058-0360(2011/10-0079 
  • Morelli, C., Altmann, L., Kendall, D., Fischler, I., Heilman, K. (2011). Effects of semantic elaboration and typicality on picture naming in Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of Communication Disorders, 44 (4): 413-428. doi:10.1016/j.jcomdis.2011.01.006
  • HuntingPompon, R., Kendall, D.L.  and Moore, A.B. (2011). Examining attention and cognitive processing in participants with self-reported mild anomia, Aphasiology, 25 (6-7), 800-812. doi: 10.1080/02687038.2010.542562 
  • del Toro, C., Bislick, L., Comer, M., Velozo, C., Romero, S., Gonzalez Rothi, L., Kendall, D.  (2011). Development of a short form of the Boston Naming Test for individuals with aphasia. Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research, 54 (4): 1089-1100. doi:10.1044/1092-4388
  • Ballard, KJ, Varley, R., Kendall, D.  (2010). Promising Approaches to Treatment of Apraxia of Speech: Preliminary Evidence and Directions for the Future. SIG 2 Perspectives on Neurophysiology and Neurogenic Speech and Language Disorders, 20 : 87-93. doi: 10.1044/nnsld20.3.87
  • Jones, H., Kendall, D. , Okun, M., Wu, S., Velozo, C., Fernandez, H., Spencer, K., Rosenbek, J. (2010). Speech motor program maintenance, but not switching, is enhanced by left hemispheric deep brain stimulation in Parkinson’s disease. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 12 (5): 385-98. doi: 10.3109/17549507.2010.491870
  • Hula, W., Donavan, N., Kendall, D. , GonzalezRothi, L.J. (2010) Item response theory analysis of the Western Aphasia Battery. Aphasiology, 24 (11): 1326-1341. doi: 10.1080/02687030903422502
  • Rothi, L.J., Fuller, R., Leon, S.A., Kendall, D. , Moore, A., Wu, S.S., Crosson, B., Heilman, K.M. &Nadeau, S.E. (2009). Errorless practice as a possible adjuvant to donepezil in Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of the International Neuropsychologic Society, 15 (2): 311-322.
  • Donovan, N.J., Kendall, D.L. , Young, M.E., & Rosenbek, J.C. (2008). The Communicative Effectiveness Survey: Preliminary evidence of construct validity. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 17 (4): 335–347. doi: 10.1044/1058-0360(2008/07-0010)
  • Donovan, N.J., Velozo, C.A., Duncan, P.W., Kendall, D.L. , Heaton, S.C., Kwon, S. (2008). Using the FDA PRO Guidelines to Develop a Computerized Adaptive Outcome Measure of Functional Cognition for Stroke. Stroke, 39 (2):702-703.
  • Kendall, D.L. , Rosenbek, J., Heilman, K., Conway, T., Klenberg, K., Gonzalez Rothi, L.J., Nadeau, S. (2008). Phoneme-based rehabilitation of anomia in aphasia. Brain and Language, 105 (1), 1-17. doi: 10.1016/j.bandl.2007.11.007
  • Jones, H. N., Kendall, D. L. , Sudhyadhom, A., & Rosenbek, J. C. (2007). The effects of lesion therapy and deep brain stimulation on speech function in patients with Parkinson’s disease. Communication Disorders Review, 1 (3): 133-173.
  • Donovan, N.J., Kendall, D.L. , Heaton, S.C., Kwon, S., Velozo, C.A., & Duncan, P.W. (2008). Conceptualizing functional cognition in stroke. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 22 (2):122-35. 
  • Raymer, A.M., Beeson, P., Holland, A., Kendall, D. , Maher, L.M., Martin, N., Murray, L., Rose, M.,Thompson, C.K., Turkstra, L., Altmann, L., Boyle, M., Conway, T., Hula, W., Kearns, K., Rapp, B., Simmons-Mackie, N., Gonzalez Rothi, L.J. (2008) Translational Research in Aphasia: From Revised June 2016 5 Neuroscience to Neurorehabilitation. Journal of Speech and Hearing Research, 51 (1): S259-275. doi: 10.1044/1092-4388(2008/020)
  • Nadeau, S.E., Kendall, D.L.  (2006). Significance and possible mechanisms underlying generalization in aphasia therapy: semantic treatment of anomia. Brain and Language, 99 (1): 12-13.
  • Crosson, B., Fabrizio, K.S., Singletary, F., Cato, M.A., Wierenga, C.E., Parkinson, R.B., Sherod, M.E.,, Moore, A.B., Ciampitti, M.,, Holiway, B., Leon, S.,, Rodriguez, A., Kendall, D.L. , Levy, I.F., Rothi, L.J. (2007). Treatment of Intention and Attention in Nonfluent Aphasia: A Phase 1 Comparison of Two Novel Treatments. Journal of the International Neuropsychologic Society, 13 (4): 582-94.
  • Donovan, N.J., Kendall, D.L. , Moore, A.B., Rosenbek, & Rothi, L. J. (2007). Why Consider Impaired Social Language Usage in Corticobasal Degeneration? The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 21 (1): 190-203. doi: 10.1080/13854040600634584
  • Nadeau, S. and Kendall, D.L.  (2006) Significance and possible mechanisms underlying generalization in aphasia therapy: Semantic treatment of anomia. Brain and Language 99, 8-219. doi:10.1016/j.bandl.2006.06.016
  • Kendall, D. , Nadeau, S., Conway, T., Fuller, R., Riestra, A., Gonzalez Rothi, L.J. (2006). Treatability of Different Components of Aphasia - Insights from a Case Study. Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development, 43 (3), 323-336. 
  • Kendall, D. , Rodriguez, A., Rosenbek, J., Conway, T., Gonzalez Rothi, L. (2006).The Influence of Intensive Phonomotor Rehabilitation of Apraxia of Speech. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 43 (3): 323-336.
  • Roth H.L., Eskin T.A., Kendall D.L.  & Heilman K.M.. (2006) Progressive Oculo-Orofacial-Speech Apraxia (POOSA). Neurocase. 12 (4): 221-7.
  • Maher, L. Kendall, D. , Swearengin, J., Rodriguez, A., Leon, S., Pingel, K., Holland, A., Rothi, L. (2006) A pilot study of use-dependent learning in the context of Constraint Induced Language Therapy. Journal of Neuropsychological Studies, 12 (6): 843-852.
  • Altmann, L., Saleem, A., Kendall, D. , Heilman, K., & Gonzalez Rothi, L.J. (2006). Orthographic Directionality and Thematic Role Illustration in English and Arabic. Brain and Language, 97 (3): 306-316.
  • Kendall, D. , McNeil, M., Shaiman, S., Pratt, S. (2005). Phonetic encoding of infrequent articulatory phonetic transitions. Aphasiology, 19 (1): 39-52. doi: 10.1080/02687030444000606
  • Kendall, D.  (2004). Social, Economic and Environmental Influences on Disorders of Hearing, Language and Speech. Journal of Communication Disorders, 38 (4): 261-262.
  • Kendall, D. , Conway, T., Rosenbek, J., & Gonzalez-Rothi. L. (2003). Phonological rehabilitation ofacquired phonologic alexia. Aphasiology, 17 (11): 1073-1095. doi: 10.1080/02687030344000355
  • Raymer, A.M., Haley, M.A., Kendall, D.  (2002) Overgeneralization in Treatment for Severe Apraxia of Speech: A Case Study. Journal of Medical Speech Pathology, 10 (4): 313-317.
  • Fuller, R.H., Kendall, D.L. , Nadeau, S.E., Spevack, A.A., Heilman, K.M., Gonzalez-Rothi, L.J. (2001). Cognitive cholinergic therapy of anomia in Alzheimer's disease. Neurology, 56 (8): A57-A57.
  • Fuller, R.H., Kendall, D. , Nadeau, S.E., Spevack, A.A., Heilman, K.M. & Gonzalez Rothi, L.J. (2001). Reducing anomia with cholinergic therapy. Advanced Studies in Medicine, 1 (8): 335-336.
  • Kendall, D.  & Gonzalez-Rothi, L. (2001). Epilogue: Neuroimaging with a view to prediction and prognosis. Topics in Language Disorders , 21 (3): 75-84.
  • Kendall, D.  (2000). Counseling in Communication Disorders. Contemporary Issues in Communication Science and Disorders, 27 :96-103.
  • Kendall, D. , McNeil, M.R., Shaiman, S. & Simonian, M.A. (1999). Phonetic Variability in Flaccid Dysarthric Speech. American Journal of Medical Speech Pathology, 1 (2): 107-111. 
  • Kendall, D. , McNeil, M.R., & Small, S.L. (1998). Rule-based treatment for acquired phonological dyslexia. Aphasiology, 12 (7/8): 587-600. Revised June 2016 6
  • McNeil, M.R., Doyle, P., Spencer, K., Goda, A. & Kendall, D. , Small, S.L. (1998). Effects of training multiple form classes on acquisition, generalization and maintenance of word retrieval in a single subject. Aphasiology, 12 (7/8): 575-585.
  • Small, S.L., Kendall, D. , Noll, D.C. (1998). Different neural circuits subserve reading before and after therapy for acquired dyslexia. Brain and Language, 62 (2): 298-308.
  • McNeil, M.R., Doyle, P., Spencer, K., Goda, A., Kendall, D.  & Small, S.L., (1997). A double-blind, placebo-controlled, pharmacological and behavioral treatment of lexical-semantic deficits in aphasia. Aphasiology, 11 (4/5): 385-400. doi: 10.1080/02687039708248479

Chapters in Books:

 

  • Riley, E.A., Brookshire, C.E., & Kendall, D.L . (In press). Acquired alexias: Mechanisms of reading. In. A.M. Raymer & L.J.G. Rothi (Eds.), Oxford handbook of aphasia and language disorders . New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Nadeau, S.E and Kendall, D.L.  (2012). Phonology, Semantics and Lexical Semantics. In K.M. Heilman & E. Valenstein (Eds.), Clinical Neuropsychology  (42-85). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Riley, E. and Kendall, D.L.  (2012). The acquired disorders of reading. In I. Papathanasiou, P. Coppens, C. Potagas (Eds.), Aphasia and Related

International Invited Lectures, Speeches:

  • Rehabilitation of Acquired Alexia: The Second International Conference on Disability and Rehabilitation. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 2000.
  • Rehabilitation of Anomia in Aphasia. Center for Neurosciences. Mexico City, Mexico. 2006. 
  • Research in the clinical environment. New Zealand Speech Pathology Association. Christchurch, New Zealand. 2006
  • Phonologic rehabilitation. Beruit, Lebanon. 2011.
  • Phonologic therapy for alexia. Beruit, Lebanon. 2009
  • Evidenced based practice. University of Pretoria, South Africa. 2013.

National (USA) Invited Lectures, Speeches:

  • Neurogenic Communication Disorders. Short course. State of Virginia Speech and Hearing Association. Richmond, VA. March 2003.
  • Phonologic rehabilitation of aphasia. Pittsburgh VAMC. August 2011.

State (USA) Invited Lectures, Speeches:

  • What’s New in Stroke Rehabilitation? Stroke of Hope Club , West Palm Beach, Florida. October 2001.
  • Stroke Rehabilitation. Winterhaven Hospital, Winterhaven, Florida. February 2002.
  • Phonologic Assessment in Aphasia. Florida Society of Neurology, Orlando, Florida. December 2002.
  • Phonologic Rehabilitation of Aphasia. Florida Speech and Hearing Association. Marco Island, FL. May 2003.
  • Treatment of Alexia. Florida Society of Neurology, Orlando, Florida. December 2003. Revised June 2016 7
  • Phonologic Disorders and Treatment. Florida Society of Neurology, Orlando, Florida. December 2003.
  • Rehabilitation of Chronic Aphasia. Stroke of Hope, West Palm Beach, Florida. October 2007.
  • Rehabilitation of Aphasia. Jacksonville Area Speech Pathology Association (JASPA). March 2008.
  • Rehabilitation of chronic aphasia from the perspective of neuroplasticity. Washington State Speech-Language-Hearing Association (WSLHA). October 2010.
  • Rehabilitation of chronic aphasia. Stroke Symposium. Harborview Medical Center. April 2011.
  • Re-wiring the brain: Aphasia treatment. Washington State Stroke Consortium. October 2011.
  • Neuroanatomy and recent advances in diagnosis and treatment of aphasia. Washington State Speech-Language-Hearing Association (WSLHA). October 2011
  • Rehabilitation of adult neurogenic communication disorders. Washington State Speech-Language- Hearing Association (WSLHA). October 2012.

Refereed Platform Poster/Presentations (National/International - USA): 

  • Bislick, L., McNeil, M., Spencer, K., Yorkston, K., Kendall, D.  (March, 2016).The nature of error consistency in individuals with apraxia of speech and concomitant aphasia . Poster presentation at the Motor Speech Disorders Conference, San Diego, CA.
  • Brookshire Madden, E. , Allen, W., Oelke, M., & Kendall , D. (May, 2016). How do non-orthographic semantic, phonologic, and syntactic abilities inform reading performance in aphasia? Poster presented at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Charlottesville, VA.
  • Minkina, I., Martin, N., Spencer, K., & Kendall, D. L. Links between short-term memory and word retrieval in aphasia. Platform presented at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Charlottesville, May 28, 2016.
  • Kendall, D. Oelke, M., Allen, W. (October, 2015). Phonomotor treatment for persons with aphasia: A how-to course. Podium presentation at the Washington State Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Tacoma, WA.
  • Kendall, D. (November, 2015). Phonomotor treatment for persons with aphasia. Platform

    presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Denver, CO.

  • Brookshire, C.E., &  Kendall, D. (November, 2015). Alexia in Aphasia: Theory, Assessment and Treatment. Poster presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

    Convention, Denver, CO.

  • Elliott, K., Minkina, I., &  Kendall, D. L. (May, 2015). Patient factors that predict response to intensive phonomotor treatment. Poster presentationat the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Monterey, CA.

  • Bislick, L., McNeil, M., Spencer, K., Yorkston, K., &  Kendall, D. (May, 2015). Nature of error consistency in apraxia of speech and aphasia with phonemic paraphasia. Poster accepted for presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Monterey, CA.

  • Kendall, D., Edmonds, L.,van Zyl, A., Odendaal, I., Stein, M., van der Merwe, A. (May, 2014). What can speech production errors tell us about cross-linguistic processing in bilingual aphasia? Evidence from 4 English/Afrikaans speaking individuals with aphasia. Poster presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference. St. Simons, GA.

  • Hunting-Pompon, R., McNeil, M., Spencer, K.,  Kendall, D. (May, 2014). Examining inhibition during spoken word production in aphasia. Platform presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference , St. Simons, GA. Revised June 2016 8

  • Minkina, I., Bislick, L., Oelke, M., Brookshire, C.E., Hunting-Pompon, R., Silkes, J.,  Kendall, D. (May, 2014) Evolution of aphasic naming errors following phonomotor treatment. Poster presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference , St. Simons, GA.

  • Steyn, M., van der Merwe, A.,  Kendall, D. (October, 2014). Effects of the speech motor learning approach to treatment of childhood apraxia of speech. Platform presentation at the South African Speech-Language-Hearing Association , Cape Town, South Africa.

  • del Toro, C., Edmonds, L., Crosson, B., Rothi, L., Kendall, D.  (November, 2013).Semantic Priming of Picture-Naming in Neurologically Healthy Younger & Older Adults.  Presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Chicago, IL.

  • Kendall, D. , Oelke, M., Brookshire, L., Nadeau, S. (May, 2013). Effects of phonomotor treatment for anomia in 26 individuals with aphasia.  Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference , Tuscon, AZ.

  • Brookshire, L., Hunting Pompon, R., Oelke, M., Kendall, D.  (May, 2013). Effects of phonomotor treatment on the reading abilities of individuals with aphasia and phonological alexia.  Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference , Tuscon, AZ.

  • Kempler, D., Goral, M., Kendall, D.  (October, 2012). Does phonological treatment that improves picture naming generalize to discourse production?  Presentation at the Academy of Aphasia Conference , San Francisco, CA.

  • Minkina, I., Ojemann, J, Grabowski, T., Bislick, L., Phatak, V., Silkes, J., Kendall, D.  (October, 2012). Reorganization of language prior to temporal lobe surgery: can deficits be mitigated? Case study of 3 individuals with epilepsy.  Poster presentation at the Academy of Aphasia Conference, San Francisco, CA..

  • Kendall, D. , Brookshire, L., Oelke, M., Nadeau, S. (June, 2012). Intensive phonomotor rehabilitation of anomia in seventeen individuals with aphasia.  Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA.

  • Silkes, J.P., Dierkes, K., and Kendall, D.  (June, 2012). Masked Priming Treatment for Anomia – A Phase 1 Study.  Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA.

  • Minkina, I., Ojemann, J., Grabowski, T., Silkes, J., Kendall, D.  (June, 2012). The reorganization of proper nouns: treatment of proper noun retrieval deficits in an individual with temporal lobe epilepsy . Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference , Lake Tahoe, CA.

  • Hunting-Pompon, R., Brookshire, C., Minkina, I., Bislick, L., Kendall, D.  (June, 2012). Using error type on confrontation naming as an indicator of improved linguistic processing following phonomotor treatment . Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference , Lake Tahoe, CA.

  • Fassbinder, W., McNeil, M., Kim, H., Pratt, S., Dickey, M., Lim, K., Kendall, D. , Pompon, R., Szuminsky. (June, 2012). Predictors of slowed reading times in persons with aphasia and control participants.  Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference , Lake Tahoe, CA.

  • Brookshire. C., Bislick, L., Wilson, J., Nadeau. S., Gonzalez Rothi, L., Kendall, D. (October, 2012). The Prevalence and Nature of Alexia in Chronic Aphasia . Poster presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Conference , Atlanta, GA.

  • Silkes, J.P., Minkina, I., Kendall, D. , Grabowski, T., Bislick, L., del Toro, C., Phatak, V., and Ojemann, J.G. (October, 2012). Mitigation of proper noun retrieval impairments in temporal lobe epilepsy.  Clinical education platform presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Atlanta, GA.

  • Lim, KY, McNeil, Fassbinder, Dickey, Kendall, D. , Pratt, S., Kim, H. (October, 2012). Stroop reflects interference effects in fast but not slow readers . Poster presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Conference, Atlanta, GA.

  • Kendall, D., Bislick, Grabowski, T., Phatek, V., Ojemann, J. (February, 2011). Reorganization of language prior to anterior temporal lobe surgery: Can deficits be mitigated? Paper presentation at the International Neurpsychological Society Meeting , Boston, MA.

  • Kendall, D., Brookshire, C., Nadeau, S. (June 2011). Phonological rehabilitation of word retrieval deficits in 4 individuals with fluent aphasia. Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

  • Bislick, L.  Kendall, D. (June, 2011). Phonomotor Rehabilitation of Apraxia of Speech: A Phase II Study. Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference , Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

  • del Toro, C.M., Crosson, B., Edmonds, L., Gonzalez-Rothi, L., &  Kendall, D.L. (May 2011). The effects of feature type on semantic priming of picture naming in normal speakers. Poster presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

  • Brookshire, C., del Toro, C.,  Kendall, D. (June 2011). Phonological Rehabilitation of Alexia and Anomia in an Individual with Aphasia. Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference , Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

  • Dickey, M.,  Kendall, D. (June 2011). Varieties of linguistic complexity in a standardized assessment of language performance. Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

  • Fassbinder, W., McNeil, M., Dickey, M., Lim, Kyoung, Pratt, S., Kim, A.,  Kendall, D., Pompon, R., Szuminsky, N. (June 2011). Developing a standardized measure of short-term memory and syntactic complexity: results from subtests of the CRTT-R. Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

  • McNeil, M.,  Kendall, D., Pompon, R., Dickey, M., Fassbinder, W. (June 2011). Effects of linguistic complexity and executive attentional demands on sentence comprehension in persons with aphasia and normal controls: Exploring on-line and offline measures with two reading versions of the Computerized Revised Token Test. Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

  • Gray, C., Kendall, D.  (November, 2011). Levels of Speech Usage: Comparing Clinician Ratings to Client Ratings.  Presentation at the American Speech-Langauage-Hearing Association, Philadelpha, PA.

  • Kendall, D. , del Toro, C., Nadeau, S., Johnson, J., Rosenbek, J., Velozo, C. (June, 2010). The development of a standardized assessment of phonology in aphasia.  Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Isle of Palm, SC.

  • McNeil, M., Kim, A., Lim, K., Pratt, S., Kendall, D. , Hunting Pompon, R. Szminsky, N., Fassbinder, W., Sung, J., Kim, H. Hamer, K, Dickey, M. (June, 2010). Automatic activation, interference and facilitation effects in persons with aphasia and normal adult controls on experimental CRTT-RStroop tasks.  Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Isle of Palm, SC.

  • Hunting Pompon, R., Silkes, J., Kendall, D. , Moore, AB. (June, 2010). Exploring the relationship between high level anomia, attention and automatic vs. controlled processing: a retrospective data analysis.  Presenation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Isle of Palm, SC.

  • Gilbert, J., Kendall, D. , Rose, M., Raymer, S., Gonzalez Rothi, L. (June, 2009). Therapy for word retrieval deficits in aphasia.  Presentation at the Florida Speech-Language-Hearing-Association Meeting, Marco Island, Florida.

  • Velozo, C., Kendall, D. , Heaton, S., Kwon, S.,Singletary, F., Wang, JH, Donovan, N., Duncan, P. (May, 2009). Development of an item bank for a computer adaptive measure of functional cognition for stroke.  Presentation at the International Society For Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research Conference, Orlando, Florida

  • Hula, W., Kendall, D. , Gonzalez Rothi, LJ Donavan, N. (June, 2009).Item response theory analysis of the Western Aphasia Battery.  Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Keystone, CO. Revised June 2016 10

  • del Toro, C.M., Johnson, J., Velozo, C., Comer, M., Malek, K., & Kendall, D.L. The Development of a Standardized Assessment of Phonology in Aphasia: Creating Items to Test Repetition. Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Keystone, CO.

  • Conway, T., Kendall, D.  (June, 2009). Neural correlates of rehabilitation of phonological alexia. Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Keystone, CO.

  • Bislick, L., Del Toro, C., Velozo, C., Kendall, D.  (November, 2008). Boston Naming Test: Do we need semantic cues?  Presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Chicago, IL.

  • Ouimet, S., Nadeau, S., Kendall, D.  (November, 2008). Boston Naming Test: Proper versus common noun naming in aphasia.  Presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Chicago, IL.

  • Del Toro, C., Velozo, C., Kendall, D.  (November, 2008). Item development of a test for phonologic processing in aphasia.  Presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Chicago, IL.

  • Kaskie, T., Rogalski, Y., Kabasakalian, A., Neils-Strunjas, J., Kendall, D. , Altmann, L., Reilly, J. (November, 2008). Lexical characteristics of letter-guided fluency naming in Alzheimer’s Disease: Chronic aphasia and healthy adults.  Presentation at the Academy of Aphasia Annual Meeting, Turku, Finland.

  • Del Toro, C., Kendall, D. , Velozo, C. (June 2008). Creation of a short form Boston Naming Test for individuals with aphasia.  Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Jackson Hole, WY.

  • McCann, S., Conway, T., Reckess, G., Crosson, B., Kendall, D. , Heilman, K., Nadeau, S. (August, 2008). Lateralization of Verbal and Visuospatial Working Memory in Chronic Stroke.  Presentation at the Americal Psychological Association Annual Convention, Boston, MA.

  • Donovan, N.J., Velozo, C.A., Duncan, P.W., Kendall, D.L. , Heaton, S.C., Kwon, S. (February 2008). Using the FDA PRO Guidelines to Develop a Computerized Adaptive Measure of Functional Cognition for Stroke.  Poster presentation at the International Stroke Conference, New Orleans, LA.

  • Rodriguez, A., Kendall, D. , Heilman, K., Nadeau, S., Cheng, J. & Rothi, L.J. (November, 2007). Noun and Verb Naming and Verbal Fluency in Aphasia.  Presentation at the American Speech- Language-Hearing Convention, Boston, MA.

  • Wilson, J., Gonzalez Rothi, L.J.,Nadeau,S., Kendall, D . (November, 2007). Prevalence and incidence of alexia in aphasia.  Presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention, Boston, MA.

  • Del Toro, C., Kendall, D.  (November, 2007). Nonword reading aloud in aphasia.  Presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention, Boston, MA.

  • Kendall, D. , Rosenbek, J., Heilman, K., Conway, T., Klenberg, K., Gonzalez-Rothi, L.J., Nadeau, S. (April, 2007). Phoneme-based rehabilitation of anomia in aphasia.  Presentation at the VA Speech-Language Pathology National Conference, Minneapolis, MN.

  • Morelli, C., Kendall, D. , Frederiksen, A., Fischler, I., Heilman, K., Altmann, L. (November, 2006).

    Successful Semantic Training in Alzheimer Disease: Effects of Typicality . Presentation at the

    American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Miami, FL.

  • Rodriguez, A., Kendall, D. , Rosenbek, J, Riestra, A., Womack, K., & Rothi, L.J. (November 2006). Aphasia: No Age Discrimination Here.  Presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Miami, FL.

  • Nadeau, S. and Kendall, D.  (October, 2006). Significance and possible mechanisms underlying generalization in aphasia therapy: semantic treatment of anomia.  Presentation at the Academy of Aphasia Conference, Victoria, BC. Revised June 2016 11

  • Kendall, D. , Rosenbek, J., Nadeau, S., Heilman, K., Conway, T., Klenberg, K., Gonzalez Rothi, LJ. (June 2006). Phonologic Rehabilitation of Anomia in Aphasia . Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ghent, Belgium.

  • Donovan, N.J., Rosenbek, J.C., Musson, N., Velozo, C.A., Young, M.E., Kendall, D.L.  (November, 2005). Extending Dysarthria Research with a Measure of Communicative Effectiveness . American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention, San Diego, CA

  • Ciampitti, M.Z., Kendall, D. , Merino J.G., Haijing Q., Reid K., Rosenbek J.C., Womack K., Riestra A.R., Silliman S.L., Rothi, L.J.. (February, 2004). Changes over time in the distribution of aphasia after stroke.  Presentation at the International Neuropsychological Society Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland.

  • Klenberg, K., Kendall, D. , Conway, T., Frakey, L., Leon, S., Rodriguez, A., Rosenbeck, J., Nadeau, S., Gonzalez-Rothi, LG. (November, 2004). Phonological Rehabilitation of Anomia in Fluent Aphasia: A Case Study.  Presentation at the American Speech-Language Hearing Association Convention, Philadelphia, PA.

  • Rodriguez, A., Kendall, D. , Rosenbek, J., Nadeau, S., Heilman, K., Holiway, B., Singletary, F., Rothi, LG. (November, 2004). Effects of Intensive Semantic Treatment of Anomia in Fluent Aphasia.  Presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Philadelphia, PA..

  • Nadeau, S., Thompson,C., Kendall, D. , Maher, L. (September, 2004). Neurally Motivated Behavior Treatments.  Presentation at the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine – American Society of Neurorehabilitation Joint Conference, PonteVedra Beach, FL.

  • Kendall, D. , Conway, T., Rodriquez, A., Rosenbek, J.C. Gonzalez Rothi, L.J. (March, 2004).The Influence of Intensive Phonologic Rehabilitation on Phono-Motor Characteristics . Presentation at the Motor Speech Disorders Conference, Santa Fe, NM.

  • Rodriquez, A., Kendall, D. , Nadeau, S., Rosenbek, J. (November, 2003). Semantic Rehabilitation of Anomia: A Single-Case Study.  American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Chicago, IL.

  • Maher, L.M., Kendall, D.L. , Swearengin, J.A., Rodriguez, A., Leon, S., Pingel, K., Holland, A., Gonzalez-Rothi, L.G. (October, 2003). Comparison of Constraint Induced Language Therapy and Traditional Therapy in the Rehabilitation of Chronic Aphasia: Preliminary Findings.  Presentation at the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine,Tuscon, AZ.

  • Kendall, D. , Conway, T., Rosenbek, J., Gonzalez-Rothi, L. (June, 2003). Phonological Rehabilitation of Acquired Phonologic Alexia.  Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Orcas Island, WA.

  • Maher, M., Singletary, F., Swearengin, J., Clayton, C., Vincent, L., Moore, A., Wierenga, C., Crosson, B., Kendall, D. , Nadeau, S., Gonzalez Rothi, L. (2002) Errorless Learning in the Rehabilitation of Sentence Generation in Agrammatism.  Presentation at the Baylor/UT Alliance for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, First Annual Rehabilitation Research Fair, Houston, Texas.

  • Rodriguez, A., Crosson,B., Moore, A., Richards, K., Clayton, M., Fuller, R., Kendall, D. , Gonzalez- Rothi, L.J. (February, 2002). Effects of Attention and Intention Treatment on Anomia in a Case of

    Basal Ganglia Lesion.  Third VA Rehabilitation Research and Development National Conference,

    Washington, D.C.

  • Raymer, A.M., Haley, M.A., Kendall, D.  (March, 2002). Overgeneralization in Treatment for Severe Apraxia of Speech: A Case Study.  Presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Motor Speech Disorders & Speech Motor Control, Williamsburg, VA.

  • Fuller, R., Heilman, K., Kendall, D. , Gonzalez-Rothi, L. (May, 2001). Rehabilitation of Naming Deficits in Alzheimer’s Disease.  Presentation at the American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

  • Roth, H., Liu, L., Kendall, D. , Heilman, K. (May 2000). Progressive Oculo-Orofacial Apraxia. Presentation at the American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.

  • Kendall, D., McNeil, M.R., Shaiman, S. & Simonian, M.A. (1998). Variability in flaccid dysarthric speech. Presentation at the Motor Speech Disorders Conference, Tuscon, AZ.

  • McNeil, M.R., Doyle, P., Small, S.L., Spencer, K., Goda, A. & Kendall, D.  (1997). Effects of training multiple form classes on acquisition, generalization and maintenance of word retrieval in a single subject.  Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Bigfork, MT.

  • Kendall, D. , McNeil, M.R., & Small, S.L. (1997). Rule-based treatment for acquired phonological dyslexia.  Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Bigfork, MT.

  • Small, S.L., Kendall, D. , Noll, D.C. (1997). Grapheme to phoneme conversion in acquired dyslexia: Neurobiological changes accompany therapy.  Presentation at the Academy of Aphasia, Philadelphia, PA.

  • Malcolm, M.R., Doyle, P., Spencer, K., Goda, A. & Kendall, D.  (1996). A double-blind, placebocontrolled, pharmacological and behavioral treatment of lexical-semantic deficits in aphasia. Presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Providence, RI.

 

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