Perseveration of Speech: Definition, Example & Treatment


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What is perseveration of speech?

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1. How can someone help a person with perseveration of speech?

2. Which intervention do all patients with perseveration of speech need?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

See if you can recall key facts, examples and treatments of perseveration of speech. The quiz and worksheet provided offer a review of what perseveration of speech is, how it presents itself in people who have it and what can be done about it.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this quiz and worksheet to offer yourself a chance to check your knowledge of:

  • What perseveration of speech is
  • What the symptoms of perseveration of speech are
  • How to treat and assist people with perseveration of speech
  • What part of the body is connected to perseveration of speech

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - use your knowledge to define perseveration of speech and common symptoms
  • Knowledge application - ensure that you know enough about perseveration of speech to be able to answer questions about common treatments
  • Making connections - check your understanding of perseveration of speech and connect it to how it can affect a patient's emotions

Additional Learning

If you need more information on this topic, see the lesson provided, Perseveration of Speech: Definition, Example & Treatment. The lesson offers a closer look at:

  • What perseveration of speech is and common characteristics
  • How to recognize perseveration of speech in someone
  • How to treat perseveration of speech