A Complete, Up-to-Date Compilation of Professional Works by Nancy Helm-Estabrooks

Published resources for aphasia and related communication disorders.

Research Grants

N. W. Nelson (PI), Helm-Estabrooks, N, Hotz, G., & Plante, E. (Co-Investigators) . “Test of Integrated Language and Literacy Skills (TILLS) Validation Research 2”. Special Education Research Grants, Institute of Education Sciences, United States Department of Education, August, 2010 – July, 2014.

KL Haley (PI), Womack, J; McCulloch, K; Helm-Estabrooks, N (co-investigators), ““Life interests and values cards: Supporting self-determination in people with aphasia, Funded by NC TraCS Institute. Life, March 2009-March 2010.

K. Haley (PI), N . Helm-Estabrooks, J. Womack, K. McCulloch “The Life Interests and Values(LIV) Cards: Interdisciplinary Use by Rehabilitation Specialists working with People with Aphasia”, (Funded by UNC Dept of Allied Health Sciences, 2008-2009.

 Haley (PI)  & Helm-Estabrooks (Co-Investigator) Intramural Grant “Development of a Card Sort Procedure for Assessing Life Activities in People with Aphasia” UNC Department of Allied Health Sciences 9/1/2005- 9/1/2008.

 Roth, H., & Kaufer, D. (Consultants: N. Helm-Estabrooks & K. Haley) Galantamine Treatmentfor Nonfluent Aphasia in Stroke, Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Universityof North Carolina, Chapel Hill, (Supported by Ortho-Mcneil Neurologics, Inc.), 2005-2007.                                                                     

Albert, M.L., Helm-Estabrooks, N., Connor, L.T., Gottfried, M., Yergulan-Todd, D., & Renshaw, P.F., Treating “Attention” to Improve Functional Comprehension in Aphasia. McDonnell Foundation, 1998-2001.

 Holland, A., Helm-Estabrooks, N. & Beeson, P. Stimulating Cognitive Processes to Remediate Aphasia. Subsection of NIH Program Project Grant, #DC1409, National Center for Neurogenic Communication Disorders, 1996-2001.

 Helm-Estabrooks, N., Bayles, K.  Perseveration in Age-Related Neurological Disorders. Subsection of NIH Program Project Grant, #DC1409, National Center for Neurogenic Communication Disorders,1991-1996.

 Helm-Estabrooks, N., Emery, P, Wingfield, A., Goodglass, H.  Perseveration in Aphasia. NIH Program Project Grant#06209, Aphasia Research Center, Boston University School of Medicine,1990-1995.

 Helm-Estabrooks, N., Albert, M.  Assessment of Severe Aphasia, V.A. Merit Review Grant, 19861990.

 Helm-Estabrooks, N., Albert, M.  Perseveration and Deblocking in Aphasia, Subsection of NIH, Aphasia Research Center Grant, 19851990.

 Helm-Estabrooks, N., Albert, M.  The Response of the Non-Fluent Aphasic Patients to Humorous and Non-Humorous Material, Subsection of NIH, Aphasia Research Center Grant, 1985-1987.

 Helm-Estabrooks, N., Albert, M.  Visual Action Therapy for Global Aphasia; V.A. Merit Review Grant, 1981, 19831985.

 Helm, N.  Rehabilitation of Agrammatic Aphasia, subsection, NIH, Aphasia Research Center Grant, 19801982.

 Naeser, M.A., Goodglass, H., Alexander, M.P., Helm-Estabrooks, N., Levine, H.  Correlation between CT scan findings and the Boston Diagnostic Aphasia Exam.  VA Merit Review Grant, 19801985.

 Helm, N. & Benson, D.F. Language Therapy for Global Aphasia, VA Merit Review Grant, 19791980.

 Howes, D., Helm, N.  Studies of the Fine Structures of Performance Deficits in Aphasia.  VA Merit Review Grant, 19791981