Communication Sciences and Disorders: A Clinical Evidence-Based Approach

Communication Sciences and Disorders: A Clinical Evidence-Based Approach, 3rd edition

  • Laura M. Justice, 
  • Erin E. Redle

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Communication Sciences and Disorders provides an introduction to the field using the perspectives of clinicians, patients, and families. Rich with examples, the text covers foundational concepts, and then highlights inherited and acquired disorders affecting children and older adults.

Published by Pearson (June 5th 2013) - Copyright © 2014

ISBN-13: 9780133376203

Subject: Speech Science and Disorders

Category: Language Disorders

Table of contents

1. Fundamentals of Communication Sciences and Disorders
2. An Overview of Communication Development
3. Anatomical and Physiological Bases of Communication and Communication Disorders
4. Augmentative and Alternative Communication and Complex Communication Needs
5. Communication Disorders in a Multicultural World

6. Evidence-Based Practices in Assessment and Intervention
7. Child Language Disorders
8. Adult Language Disorders and Cognitive-Based Dysfunctions/Reading Disabilities
9. Speech Sound Disorders
10. Fluency Disorders
11. Voice Disorders
12. Motor Speech Disorders: Apraxia and Dysarthria
13. Pediatric Hearing Loss
14. Hearing Loss in Adults
15. Feeding and Swallowing Disorders

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