Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Ronald Gillam
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 410
  • ISBN 10 : 9780763779757

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Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

Communication Sciences and Disorders: From Science to Clinical Practice is an excellent introductory text for undergraduate students enrolled in their first course in communication sciences and disorders. Written by experts in the field, this text contains basic information about speech disorders that are related to impairments in articulation, voice, and fluency; language disorders in children and adults; and hearing disorders that cause conductive and sensorineural hearing losses. It includes basic information on the speech, language, and hearing sciences and practical information about assessment and intervention practices. Unlike some other introductory text books, this book also includes chapters on multicultural issues, deafness, dysarthria, and dysphagia. The key ancillary features of this book that makes it unique are the CD and Companion Web site. The accompanying CD contains numerous high-quality videos that demonstrate every critical aspect of speech, language, and hearing disorders. The CD enables professors to provide information about common or unusual cases in a single, highly accessible format, and it enables students to watch the segments many times over to make the most of the enhanced learning opportunities they provide. A fun way to aid learning comprehension, the Companion Web site has an interactive glossary, flashcards, and crossword puzzles for an additional review of key terms. CD features: • Audio and video clips so students can see and hear the human communication disorders they read about. • Examples of hearing tests as they are being given. • Short communication segments demonstrating the types of communication disorders reviewed in the text. Instructor Resources Include: PowerPoint Slides, Image Bank, and Test Bank questions and answer key

Foundations of Communication Sciences   Disorders Book

Foundations of Communication Sciences Disorders


  • Author : Paul T. Fogle
  • Publisher : Delmar Pub
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 920
  • ISBN 10 : IND:30000124586490

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Foundations of Communication Sciences Disorders Book Description :

Full-color textbook introducing concepts in communication sciences and disorders. Written in accessible, engaging and caring language, it is rooted in the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association's "Big Nine" knowledge and skill areas. Units provide cohesive "big picture" introductions and conclusions, while individual chapters focus on key information in smaller, more detailed packages. Going beyond expectations for an introductory text, it explores the emotional and social effects of disorders to help readers truly understand the profession.

Essentials of Communication Sciences   Disorders Book

Essentials of Communication Sciences Disorders


  • Author : Fogle
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2017-10-20
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 512
  • ISBN 10 : 9781284121810

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Essentials of Communication Sciences Disorders Book Description :

Fully revised and updated, Essentials of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Second Edition is an accessible and engaging introductory resource for students new to communication sciences and disorders. This text covers basic information about speech disorders in both children and adults, while numerous case scenarios and personal stories paint a vivid picture of the profession. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Gary Weismer
  • Publisher : Plural Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-12-09
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 388
  • ISBN 10 : 9781635503166

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Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders: The Scientific Basis of Clinical Practice is designed for undergraduate students who are taking a first course in the discipline of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD). The textbook presents students with the range of communication impairments in society, the consequences of those impairments for the persons who have them as well as for their family members, and the treatments that are available to lessen or remediate the effects of the disorders. The text is organized into three sections on Language, Speech, and Hearing. Each chapter is concise and written to convey the core information for each topic. The material is presented in a way that maintains the interest of the student through expository clarity and brevity in a course that treats so many different facets of a complex discipline. The textbook also serves the needs of the instructor by organizing the material in a teachable way. Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders emphasizes the scientific basis of the field by presenting specific clinical examples to demonstrate the translation of laboratory science to clinical aspects of speech, language, and hearing disorders. Students will leave the course a good deal more knowledgeable and sensitive about what it means to be communicatively impaired in contemporary society. Key Features: * Consistency of presentation across chapters as well as clearly-stated relationships between information in different chapters * Features beautiful original, full-color illustrations designed to be instructive learning tools * Each chapter begins with an introduction and ends with a summary to present and review key concepts * Modern and up-to-date treatment options written for the needs of the field of communication sciences and disorders * Covers the core essentials of the subject concisely and to the point * Structured to aid the instructor with sections easily assimilated into extant lectures Disclaimer

Essentials of Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Essentials of Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Paul Fogle
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2012-04-06
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN 10 : 9781285401324

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Essentials of Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

ESSENTIALS OF COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS, 1E takes a streamlined approach to offering an introductory textbook for speech-language pathology and audiology students. Utilizing solid, up-to-date information and a total-person approach, its comprehensive format is organized according to ASHA’s Knowledge and Skills Acquisitions (KASA)Standards and includes chapters dedicated to providing an overview of communication and the professions of speech-language pathology and audiology. Chapter coverage of the communicative disorders begins with the physical and functional elements of each disorder followed by basic assessment strategies and then moves into a discussion of therapy options. A highly inviting design and pedagogical elements such as margin definitions, Application Questions, Case Studies, and over 150 full-color illustrations and photographs help beginning students master the material without overwhelming them with too much information. ESSENTIALS OF COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS, 1E encourages future professionals by presenting an easy to understand, approachable writing style that offers a realistic view of the helping professions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Communication Sciences and Disorders  From Science to Clinical Practice Book

Communication Sciences and Disorders From Science to Clinical Practice


  • Author : Ronald B. Gillam
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2019-09-30
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 420
  • ISBN 10 : 9781284179682

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Communication Sciences and Disorders From Science to Clinical Practice Book Description :

Communication Sciences and Disorders: From Science to Clinical Practice, Fourth Edition is an excellent introductory text for undergraduate students enrolled in their first course in communication sciences and disorders. Written by experts in the field, this text contains basic information about speech disorders that are related to impairments in articulation, voice, and fluency; language disorders in children and adults; and hearing disorders that cause conductive and sensorineural hearing losses. It includes basic information on the speech, language, and hearing sciences and practical information about assessment and intervention practices. This new edition provides readers with a wide-angle view of communication disorders, stressing a sense of the variety of topics that speech, language, and hearing scientists study and the variety of individuals that Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologist's treat.

Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Laura M. Justice
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 580
  • ISBN 10 : 013113518X

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Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

"Communication Sciences and Disorders: An Introduction provides a comprehensive overview of communication disorders and gives readers access to authentic, real-life examples. This innovative and contemporary text is not only up-to-date in its substantive content, including theory and research, but also brings the field to life for the reader."--BOOK JACKET.

Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Laura M. Justice
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 524
  • ISBN 10 : IND:30000126571755

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Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

Communication Sciences and Disorders: A Contemporary Perspective introduces students to the field in a clear and succinct manner that allows readers access to the most current theories, research, and practices through rich examples, detailed case studies and engaging anecdotes. It employs a clinical case-based, literacy-infused approach with special attention given to research-based practices in assessment and intervention and the many uses of technology in diverse aspects of research and practice. Bringing the field to life through comprehensive case studies that include evaluation and treatment plans and multi-media samples, Communication Sciences and Disorders: A Contemporary Perspective provides an up-to-date look at the many facets and varied new challenges emerging in the filed. Literacy-focused content is infused throughout the book in order help students examine linkages among speaking, listening, reading, and writing, while different segments of the book concentrates on the ecological impact of communication disorders at home, school, work, and community, all with an emphasis on thinking about functional assessment and outcomes.

Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Ronald B. Gillam
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2015-08-13
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 476
  • ISBN 10 : 9781284043013

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Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

Communication Sciences and Disorders: From Science to Clinical Practice, Third Edition is an excellent introductory text for undergraduate students enrolled in their first course in communication sciences and disorders. Written by experts in the field, this text contains basic information about speech disorders that are related to impairments in articulation, voice, and fluency; language disorders in children and adults; and hearing disorders that cause conductive and sensorineural hearing losses.

Neuroscience Fundamentals for Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Neuroscience Fundamentals for Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Richard D. Andreatta
  • Publisher : Plural Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-12-14
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 700
  • ISBN 10 : 9781635502701

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Neuroscience Fundamentals for Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

Neuroscience Fundamentals for Communication Sciences and Disorders is a comprehensive textbook designed for undergraduate neural bases or graduate neuroscience courses in communication sciences and disorders programs (CSD). Written with a fresh user-friendly conversational style and complemented by more than 350 visually rich and beautifully drawn full-color illustrations, this book emphasizes brain and behavior relationships while also ensuring coverage of essential neuroanatomy in an integrative fashion. With a comprehensive background in neuroscience fundamentals, students will be able to better understand and apply brain-behavior relationships to make appropriate clinical assessments and treatment decisions. Neuroscience Fundamentals for Communication Sciences and Disorders is designed to provide CSD students with a broad overview of the principles, processes, and structures underlying the workings of the human nervous system. Extending well beyond traditional neuroanatomy-based textbooks, this publication is designed to satisfy three major goals: Provide neuroanatomical and neurophysiological detail that meets the real-world needs of the contemporary CSD student, as they move forward toward clinical practice, and into the future where advancements in the field of health and brain sciences are accelerating and contributing more and more to rehabilitation.Provide clear, understandable explanations and intuitive material that explains how and why neuroanatomical systems, processes, and mechanisms of the nervous system operate as they do during human behavior.Provide a depth and scope of material that will allow students to read, better understand, and appreciate a wide range of evidence-based literature related to behavior, cognition, emotion, language, and sensory perception--areas that directly impact treatment decisions. Key Features: An emphasis on fundamental information on neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, and functional processes using an analogy-driven and re

Consuming and Producing Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Consuming and Producing Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Robert Goldfarb
  • Publisher : Plural Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-06-21
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 369
  • ISBN 10 : 9781635500684

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Consuming and Producing Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

Consuming and Producing Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders is an exciting new textbook designed for undergraduate research methods in communication sciences and disorders (CSD) programs. It is also appropriate for first-year graduate students taking research methods courses in speech-language pathology and audiology. The text guides students in attaining the competencies required to consume, produce, and disseminate research; and students will have the knowledge and skills that are necessary and sufficient to conduct research as is consistent with the duties of an academic professor. The text reviews what obligations an individual, professor or not, has before being permitted to do research. The emphasis is on clinically-oriented professionals who can perform the research associated with professors. Part I on Consuming Research in CSD includes academic-clinical integration of research, as well as information required for consumption of research such as research ethics, the scientific method, types of research, and how to critique a journal article and a diagnostic test. Part II on Producing Research in CSD helps guide the undergraduate student in producing a capstone project or senior thesis and the master’s student in producing a graduate thesis or research project. Part II also addresses mentoring, the Institutional Review Board, and conducting academic and clinical research. Part III addresses Disseminating Research in CSD, from the traditional (presenting and publishing academic and clinical research) to the non-traditional (marketing, social media, and new technologies). Key Features: *Each chapter begins with an Introduction and Learning Objectives to set the scene and prepare the student for what is covered. *Advanced Study Questions end each chapter and allow the student to review their skills. *Boxes throughout the text highlight key points and explore topics in more depth. Disclaimer: Please note that ancillary content (such as documents, a

Case Studies in Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Case Studies in Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Dennis C. Tanner
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-09-15
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN 10 : 1630913022

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Case Studies in Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

The discipline of communication sciences and disorders is an exciting field that appreciates the wonders and complexities of human communication. Case Studies in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Second Edition is an informative and relevant text that addresses the myriad disorders, deficits, diseases, and disabilities that can lay waste to the incredible systems involved in communication. Case Studies in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Second Edition by Dr. Dennis Tanner provides engaging factual and historical information about each of the major communication disorders. The case studies presented in each chapter uncover the functional barriers encountered by clients of practicing speech-language pathologists and audiologists. Each chapter provides a scholarly overview of a communication disorder with an emphasis on etiology, diagnosis, and treatment and uses several case studies to illustrate the many different presentations of each disorder. Over 50 case studies reflect true clinical practice and include detailed patient histories that give humanity and depth to the patient-clinician relationship. Chapter Topics in the Second Edition Include: Language delays and disorders Articulation and phonology disorders Stuttering Voice and resonance disorders Aphasia Motor speech disorders Dysphagia Traumatic brain injury Hearing loss and deafness Case Studies in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Second Edition is a relevant and readable text for speech-language pathology and audiology students and clinicians that takes theory and clinical reasoning and applies them to a variety of interesting cases.

INTRO  A Guide to Communication Sciences and Disorders  Third Edition Book

INTRO A Guide to Communication Sciences and Disorders Third Edition


  • Author : Michael P. Robb
  • Publisher : Plural Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-12-06
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 374
  • ISBN 10 : 9781944883676

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INTRO A Guide to Communication Sciences and Disorders Third Edition Book Description :

INTRO: A Guide to Communication Sciences and Disorders, Third Edition is designed for the undergraduate student with an interest in entering the field of communication sciences and disorders. INTRO is an introduction to the professions of speech-language pathology and audiology and the underlying discipline on which they are based, communication sciences and disorders. This text provides essential information concerning a wide range of communication disorders found in children and adults. Key Features: A strong international focus with coverage of country-specific incidence and prevalence of various communication disorders.Each chapter begins with learning objectives and ends with study questions to review key concepts.Bolded key terms and a comprehensive glossary improve retention of the material.The text includes real-life examples in the form of video links to help reinforce the information in the text. New to the Third Edition: A reorganized chapter on communication disorders and the professions for greater flow of information (Chapter 1).A NEW chapter on alternative and augmentative communication (Chapter 10).Thoroughly updated chapters on audition (Chapters 12 and 13). INTRO is beautifully illustrated and written in an engaging, yet straightforward approach, with an overview of the formative history, as well as current theories and research provided for each disorder. The sole authorship of the book ensures a uniform writing style, which is often missing from introductory texts. The book holds worldwide appeal and is written for an international audience. For some, this book may serve as a springboard for the pursuit of a career in audiology and speech-language pathology; nevertheless, every reader will acquire an appreciation of the gift of communication. Disclaimer: Please note that ancillary content (such as documents, audio, and video, etc.) may not be included as published in the original print version of this book.

A Research Primer for Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

A Research Primer for Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Timothy J. Meline
  • Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 340
  • ISBN 10 : IND:30000124587316

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A Research Primer for Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

A Research Primer for Communication Sciences and Disorders addresses the most current topics in research, presents them clearly for students and practitioners, focuses on getting research evidence into practice, directs students and instructors to additional resources, and provides many case examples and study questions. The book is ideal for face-to-face classroom teaching or distance-learning courses. FEATURES: Each chapter begins with a word definition that introduces each chapter's key theme, and is referred to throughout the chapter in notes and boxes which highlight technology and other areas of interest. Case studies which illustrate relevant concepts and approaches to research open each chapter. Student Reflection Questions, Activities and Exercises designed to encourage critical thinking and independent research appear in each chapter. Includes an entire chapter devoted to introducing evidence-based practice issues, and continues to consistently enforce an evidence-based practice approach to research and practice. Designed for either classroom or distance learning, and including both basic and advanced content, this book is easily used independently by distance learners or in the classroom at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral level.

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Franklin H. Silverman
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2015-12-22
  • Genre: Communicative disorders
  • Pages : 376
  • ISBN 10 : 1416410082

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Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

The fifth edition of Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders uses detailed illustrations and easy-to-read text to introduce the broad range of topics in the field. Its contents provide a clear organizational structure in five sections:Communication and Communication DisordersLanguage Development and DisordersSpeech DisordersHearing DisordersThe Profession of Communication Sciences and DisordersNew to the fifth edition:The informal writing style makes the content more readable and easier to grasp. This is especially helpful for students encountering most of these topics for the first time.The content can be covered in one semester.Sections have been added on assessing voice and adult neurogenic disorders.Information on diversity and multicultural issues has been updated and expanded.This textbook now discusses the impact of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-Fifth Edition (DSM-5) on the field of communication sciences and disorders, especially as it affects the communication needs of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).Also included in this edition is a description of how evidence-based practices have emerged to guide clinicians providing services to clients with communication disorders.Embedded quick response codes (QR), take the reader directly to the relevant videos and websites.All the chapters have been thoroughly updated, revised, and reorganized.All references have been completely updated.

Research and Statistical Methods in Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Research and Statistical Methods in Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : David L. Maxwell
  • Publisher : Singular Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 561
  • ISBN 10 : 1401815677

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Research and Statistical Methods in Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

This engaging new book provides comprehensive coverage of research methods as well as a foundation in statistical analysis vital for individuals in the communication sciences and disorders field. While most speech-language pathologists and audiologists pursue clinical practice rather than research careers, it is important to understand the scientific base that their clinical work is built upon. Successful evidence-based clinical practice is rooted in this understanding. Research and Statistical Methods in Communication Sciences and Disorders covers the principles of research design, data analysis, and presentation of findings necessary for individuals performing research as well as consumers of scientific literature. Filled with meaningful examples, written in readable language, and pertinent to both speech-language pathology and audiology, this resource provides the essential knowledge of scientific reasoning and methods for scientific inquiry necessary to perform and understand research.

Intro Book

Intro


  • Author : Michael P. Robb
  • Publisher : Plural Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013-11-06
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 480
  • ISBN 10 : 9781597569279

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Essentials of Communication Sciences and Disorders Book

Essentials of Communication Sciences and Disorders


  • Author : Paul T Fogle
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2012-04-06
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN 10 : 9780840022547

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Essentials of Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Description :

ESSENTIALS OF COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS, 1E takes a streamlined approach to offering an introductory textbook for speech-language pathology and audiology students. Utilizing solid, up-to-date information and a total-person approach, its comprehensive format is organized according to ASHA’s Knowledge and Skills Acquisitions (KASA)Standards and includes chapters dedicated to providing an overview of communication and the professions of speech-language pathology and audiology. Chapter coverage of the communicative disorders begins with the physical and functional elements of each disorder followed by basic assessment strategies and then moves into a discussion of therapy options. A highly inviting design and pedagogical elements such as margin definitions, Application Questions, Case Studies, and over 150 full-color illustrations and photographs help beginning students master the material without overwhelming them with too much information. ESSENTIALS OF COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS, 1E encourages future professionals by presenting an easy to understand, approachable writing style that offers a realistic view of the helping professions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.