ANOMIC APHASIA NOMINAL APHASIA, AMNESTIC APRAXIA

an inability to execute a task due to a lack of memory for the instructions. The physical ability to perform the task remains. Also known as amnesic apraxia.

ANOMIC APHASIA NOMINAL APHASIA, AMNESTIC APRAXIA: "The individual diagnosed with anomic aphasia was unable to complete easy mathematical problems because he or she could not remember the instructions of the task. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ANOMIC APHASIA NOMINAL APHASIA, AMNESTIC APRAXIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/anomic-aphasia-nominal-aphasia-amnestic-apraxia/ (accessed February 17, 2020).
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