Inclusion Criteria- patients affected by stroke from cerebral ischemia or hemorrhage that occurred ⩽ 30 days before;
- presence of visuospatial neglect (Star Cancellation Test' score < 50)
- able to actively rotate the head toward left side in closed eyes condition.
Exclusion Criteria- the presence of dementia (Mini-Mental State Examination correct score lower than 23,80)
- severe deficit of comprehension
- psychiatric disorders
- hemianopsia patients (diagnosed with perimetry) patients or their family members did not consent to this study.