by Victoria Brewster, MSW
1- Have you had my eyes and ears checked to make sure you know what I can see and hear?
2- Can I discriminate colour?
3- Do I perceive three dimensions?
4- Do I have any sense of time?
5- Can I identify all my body parts as mine?
6- Can I discriminate a voice from the background noise?
7- Can I access food? Do I have the strength and dexterity to feed myself?
8- Am I comfortable? Am I warm? Or thirsty? Or in pain? Or cold?
9- Am I oversensative to sensory stimulatioon (light, sound)?
10- Do I now what socks and shoes are?
Taken from Appendix A, 10 Assessment Quetions- ‘My Stroke of Insight’
by Jill Bolte Taylor, PhD