Transfer-Award for Jennifer Randerath

At the annual Dies academicus ceremony on 18 October 2019 the University of Konstanz Society (UGK) and the University of Konstanz will award the 2019 Transfer Award for two projects that successfully connect science and society.

Just out: A combined therapy for limb apraxia and related anosognosia

Left hemisphere stroke frequently leads to limb apraxia, a disorder that has been reported to impact independence in daily life and rehabilitation success. We developed a Naturalistic Action Therapy that trains object selection and application with an errorless learning and a shaping approach. The training includes supported self-evaluation. The procedure is documented in detail and easy to administer and thus may have the potential to be applied by relatives. The results of our recent...