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Dr Amanda Miller Amberber

BAppSc LaTrobe, MA McGill, PhD Macq.

Amanda Miller Amberber

Associate Investigator

Contact Details

email : amanda.milleramberber@acu.edu.au

External Address

School of Allied Health
Australian Catholic University

Awards

  • Michael Clyne Prize (2013), Miller Amberber, A. Australian Linguistic Society and Applied Linguistics Association of Australia.

Media Engagement

Selected Publications

Periodicals

  • Miller Amberber, A. (2012). Language intervention in French–English bilingual aphasia: Evidence of limited therapy transfer. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 25, 588-614. doi:10.1016/j.jneuroling.2011.10.002
  • Miller Amberber, A., & Cohen, H. (2012). Assessment and treatment of bilingual aphasia and dementia using the Bilingual Aphasia Test. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 25, 515-519.
  • Miller Amberber, A. (2011). Adapting the Bilingual Aphasia Test to Rarotongan (Cook Islands Maori) : linguistic and clinical considerations. Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics, 25, 601-618.

Published Abstracts

  • Miller Amberber, A., Nickels, L., Coltheart, M., & Crain, S. (2015). Subcortical links in bilingual language representation [Abstract]. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience Conference Abstract: XII International Conference on Cognitive Neuroscience (ICON-XII). doi:10.3389/conf.fnhum.2015.217.00226
  • Miller Amberber, A., Nickels, L., Crain, S., & Coltheart, M. (2011). Grammatical impairment of code-switching but intact language selection in bilinguals with aphasia [Abstract]. Procedia Social and Behavioral Sciences, 23, 39-40.
  • Miller Amberber, A. Nickels, L., Coltheart, M., Crain, S., & Thornton, R. (2009). Language-switching and language selection in bilinguals with aphasia: Grammatical versus discourse impairment [Abstract]. Brain Impairment: Abstracts of the 32nd Brain Impairment Conference, 10, 138-139.
  • Miller Amberber, A.M., Nickels, L., Coltheart, M., & Crain, S. (2008). Language switching in bilingual aphasia: what is "pathological" code-switching? [Abstract]. Brain Impairment, 9(3), 305-317.

Published Conference Proceedings

  • Miller Amberber, A., Nickels, L., Crain, S., & Coltheart, M. (2011). Switching languages in bilingual aphasia: Evidence from Rarotongan, Maltese, French and English. In A. Gavarrò (Ed.), Proceedings of the 12th International Science of Aphasia Conference (pp. 104-107). Barcelona, Spain: Science of Aphasia.
  • Miller Amberber, A. (2011). Bilingualism in the ageing population: consequences of language change and language loss in bilingual dementia and aphasia. In (Ed.), Proceedings of the 10th National Emerging Researchers in Ageing Conference (pp. 197-204). Sydney, Australia: CEPAR.
  • Miller Amberber, A., Nickels, L., Coltheart, M., Crain, S., & Thornton, R. (2009). Code-switching in bilinguals with aphasia: experimental evidence of grammatical impairment. In (Ed.), Proceedings of International Symposium on Bilingualism 7 The Netherlands: Utrecht University.

Conference Presentations, Colloquia, and other presentations

  • Miller Amberber, A., Nickels, L., Coltheart, M. & Crain, S. (2012, September). Subcortical links in bilingual language representation. Poster session presented at the University of New South Wales Brain Sciences Symposium, Sydney.
  • Miller Amberber, A. (2012, August). Intervention in the second language to improve communication after stroke. Poster session presented at the Stroke 2012 Conference, Sydney.
  • Miller Amberber, A. (2012, July). Bilingualism and aphasia in the ageing population: Liaison with health and medical services. Paper presented at the Primary Health Care Research Conference, Canberra.
  • Miller Amberber, A. (2012, July). Language and communication impairment in bilingual older adults: Impact on individuals and families. Paper presented at the Agency for Clinical Innovation Allied Health Forum, Sydney.
  • Miller Amberber, A. (2012, May). Impact of language impairment following stroke in bilingual Australians over 45. Poster session presented at the 45 and Up Study Symposium, Sydney.
  • Miller Amberber, A., Nickels, L., Crain, S. & Coltheart, M. (2011, September). Switching languages in bilingual aphasia: evidence of grammatical impairment from Rarotongan, Maltese, French and English. Paper presented at the 12th International Science of Aphasia Conference, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Miller Amberber, A. (2011, January). Bilingualism in the ageing population: consequences of language change and language loss in bilingual dementia and aphasia. Paper presented at the 10th National Emerging Researchers in Ageing Conference, Sydney, Australia.

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Telephone: +61 2 9850 4127
Email : ccd@mq.edu.au
Web : www.ccd.edu.au

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