Introduction to Communication Disorders: A Lifespan Evidence-Based Perspective, 6th edition

  • Robert E. Owens, 
  • Kimberly A. Farinella, 
  • Dale Evans Metz

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Overview

Introduction to Communication Disorders presents recent advances in the assessment and treatment of communication disorders. Case studies, evidence-based practice summary boxes, and medically based photographs help you bridge the gap between theory and clinical application.

Published by Pearson (March 8th 2018) - Copyright © 2019

ISBN-13: 9780134801551

Subject: Communication Sciences & Disorders

Category: Introduction to Communication Disorders

Table of contents

1. The Field, the Professionals, and the Clients
2. Typical and Disordered Communication
3. Overview of the Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech Production Mechanism
4. Childhood Language Impairments
5. Speech Sound Disorders
6. Developmental Literacy Impairments
7. Adult Language Impairments
8. Fluency Disorders
9. Voice and Resonance Disorders
10. Motor Speech Disorders
11. Disorders of Swallowing
12. Audiology and Hearing Loss - David A. DeBonis, Ph.D.
13. Augmentative and Alternative Communication - James Feeney, Ph.D.

APPENDIX: Professional Organizations

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