Introduction to Communication Disorders

Introduction to Communication Disorders
Author: Robert E. Jr Owens,Dale Evan Metz,Kimberly A. Farinella
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 472
Release: 2014-07-31
ISBN 10: 9781292058894
ISBN 13: 1292058897
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Communication Disorders Book Review:

For introductory courses in communication sciences and disorders A clear, comprehensive introduction to communication sciences and disorders, with an evidence-based, lifespan perspective. This text provides a thorough introduction to communication sciences and disorders designed for undergraduate-level students. The new Fifth Edition continues the evidence-based, lifespan perspective. It reviews and explains the most recent research evidence pertaining to the assessment and treatment of communication disorders from birth through the end of life in a clear, comprehensible fashion. Each chapter is concise, yet provides comprehensive information appropriate for an introductory-level text. Students gain a basic foundation in the areas of anatomy and physiology of the speech and hearing mechanisms, and an overview of the various disorders that affect voice, fluency, articulation, language, cognition, swallowing, and hearing, along with detailed descriptions of the varying etiologies that cause these impairments.The authors describe specific evaluation procedures and tools for each disorder, and discuss efficacious management approaches and techniques for both child and adult populations. Case studies, evidence-based practice summary boxes, video examples, and technical and photographic illustrations are featured in each chapter as a means to maximize the student's learning experience. In addition, Check Your Understanding and thought questions are also provided in each chapter to ensure student comprehension of information. The new Fifth Edition is also updated to align with ASHA's new 2014 standards pertaining to voice and resonance disorders.

Introduction to Communication Disorders

Introduction to Communication Disorders
Author: Robert E. Owens (Jr.),Kimberly A. Farinella
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 496
Release: 2019
ISBN 10: 9780134800318
ISBN 13: 0134800311
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Communication Disorders Book Review:

"A thorough introduction to communication sciences and disorders designed for undergraduate-level students"--Publisher's website.

Introduction to Communication Disorders

Introduction to Communication Disorders
Author: Robert E. Owens (Jr.),Kimberly A. Farinella
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 482
Release: 2019
ISBN 10: 9780134801476
ISBN 13: 0134801474
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Communication Disorders Book Review:

"A thorough introduction to communication sciences and disorders designed for undergraduate-level students"--Publisher's website.

Introduction to Communication Disorders

Introduction to Communication Disorders
Author: Robert E. Owens, Jr.,Kimberly A. Farinella,Dale Evan Metz
Publsiher: Pearson College Division
Total Pages: 480
Release: 2014-04-10
ISBN 10: 9780133352030
ISBN 13: 013335203X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Communication Disorders Book Review:

Note: This is the bound book only and does not include access to the Enhanced Pearson eText. To order the Enhanced Pearson eText packaged with a bound book, use ISBN 0133783715. The new Fifth Edition of this clear, comprehensive introduction to communication sciences and disorders continues the evidence-based, lifespan perspective as it reviews and explains the most recent research evidence pertaining to the assessment and treatment of communication disorder from birth through the end of life. In it, students gain a basic foundation in the areas of anatomy and physiology of the speech and hearing mechanisms, and an overview of the various disorders that affect voice, fluency, articulation, language, cognition, swallowing, and hearing, along with detailed descriptions of the varying etiologies that cause these impairments. The authors describe specific evaluation procedures and tools for each disorder, and discuss efficacious management approaches and techniques for both child and adult populations. Case studies, evidence-based practice summary boxes, video examples, technical and photographic illustrations, and Check Your Understanding and thought questions are featured as a means to maximize the student's learning experience. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video, assessments, and internet resources. Introduction to Communication Disorders, 5/e is also available as an electronic eText; updated throughout to reflect the current state of clinical research, and updated to align with ASHA's new 2014 standards pertaining to voice and resonance disorders; completely reorganized into few chapters; and further revised to improve readability and simplify background information on subjects normally covered in other introductory courses. Improve mastery and retention with the Enhanced Pearson eText* The Enhanced Pearson eText provides a rich, interactive learning environment designed to improve student mastery of content. The Enhanced Pearson eText is: Engaging. The new interactive, multimedia learning features were developed by the authors and other subject-matter experts to deepen and enrich the learning experience. Convenient. Enjoy instant online access from your computer or download the Pearson eText App to read on or offline on your iPad® and Android® tablet.* Affordable. The Enhanced Pearson eText may be purchased stand-alone or with a loose-leaf version of the text for 40-65% less than a print bound book. *The Enhanced eText features are only available in the Pearson eText format. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads. *The Pearson eText App is available on Google Play and in the App Store. It requires Android OS 3.1-4, a 7" or 10" tablet, or iPad iOS 5.0 or later.

Introduction to Communication Disorders

Introduction to Communication Disorders
Author: Robert E. Owens,Dale Evan Metz,Adelaide Haas
Publsiher: Allyn & Bacon
Total Pages: 558
Release: 2000
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: IND:30000065145611
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Communication Disorders Book Review:

Introduction to Communication Disorders: A Lifespan Perspective presents an informative overview of the fields of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology in an interesting and highly readable manner. This text provides a solid foundation for future study by providing many viewpoints for the introductory student, offering personal stories of people with communication disorders, and examining the field from a lifespan perspective. In addition, the best models of good practice and approaches for assessment and intervention are discussed based on the authors' own clinical experience. Each chapter describes a specific disorder and related assessment and intervention methods. Each disorder is also illustrated by the personal story of an individual with that disorder. Reader interest and thought are stimulated by thought questions placed throughout each chapter and by margin notes that highlight important information. The suggested readings and Internet locations provided at the conclusion of each chapter provide additional avenues by which students can gain further knowledge. Unlike any other text currently available, Introduction to Communication Disorders features an accompanying CD-ROM a learning device and study tool which presents many of the disorders students read about in sound and video format. In addition, self-study questions follow the outline of each chapter and highlight important information.

Introduction to Communicative Disorders

Introduction to Communicative Disorders
Author: Mahabalagiri N. Hegde
Publsiher: Pro Ed
Total Pages: 517
Release: 2001
ISBN 10: 9780890798652
ISBN 13: 0890798656
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Communicative Disorders Book Review:

An introductory text for undergraduates that offers an overview of disorders and specialties within the field, and covers anatomy and physiology, language acquisition, fluency disorders, cleft palate, diversity and communication disorders, and information on professional organizations and courses of study.

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders
Author: Franklin H. Silverman,Lynda Miller
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 376
Release: 2015-12-22
ISBN 10: 9781416410089
ISBN 13: 1416410082
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Review:

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.

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders
Author: M. Hunter Manasco
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2016-01-12
ISBN 10: 1284100723
ISBN 13: 9781284100723
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders Book Review:

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders, Second Edition introduces students to common adult communication disorders and associated neuroanatomy and neurophysiology. This accessible text provides foundational knowledge along with real examples and online videos. These illustrative patient profiles provide actual case examples of symptoms, deficits, and pathological behaviors. This textbook and video combination offers just what students need to thoroughly understand neurogenic communication disorders, as well as provide the student with a window into real-world practice.

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders
Author: Robert H. Brookshire
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 490
Release: 1997
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015040744263
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders Book Review:

Organized into 12 chapters, this clinically relevant text begins with neuroanatomy and neurologic examination, neuropathology, neurophysiology, and assessment of aphasia and related disorders, with discussions of the context of neurogenic communication disorders and aphasia treatment. Also featured are right hemisphere syndrome, traumatic brain injuries, dementia, dysarthria, and apraxia of speech.

Introduction to Communicative Disorders

Introduction to Communicative Disorders
Author: Gary Weismer
Publsiher: Plural Pub Incorporated
Total Pages: 350
Release: 2013-11-15
ISBN 10: 9781597562973
ISBN 13: 1597562971
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Communicative Disorders Book Review:

"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 Communicative Disorders

Introduction to Communicative Disorders
Author: Mahabalagiri N. Hegde
Publsiher: Pro Ed
Total Pages: 640
Release: 2010
ISBN 10: 9781416404255
ISBN 13: 1416404252
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Communicative Disorders Book Review:

The newly revised INTRODUCTION TO Communication DISORDERS, Fourth Edition contains current and extensive information on both the science of communication and the profession of COMMUNICATIVE DISORDERS. It is an indispensable resource both for professors and students interested in this exciting interdisciplinary field. All chapters of this popular text have been revised. A new chapter on literacy skills in children and the role of the speech-language pathologists in literacy intervention has been added. The chapter on medical speech-language pathology now includes extended discussions of swallowing and its DISORDERS, childhood apraxia of speech, and dementia. The chapter on language acquisition and DISORDERS now includes school-age and older children in addition TO preschool children. The single chapter of audiology and audiologic rehabilitation has now been increased TO two chapters. Expanded information is provided on autism spectrum DISORDERS and other special TOpics in speech-language pathology. This edition also includes several supplemental resources TO enhance teaching and learning: 1. Student DVD features a host of rich learning opportunities through phoTOs, videos, audio clips, Web links, and Student Interactive Tests. Students can print images or insert them inTO Microsoft Word documents TO help them learn the concepts. The Student DVD also includes speech samples from real clients with various communication DISORDERS and brief demonstrations of treatment procedures with real clinicians and clients. The Student DVD also has a search function. 2. Student Coursebook (sold separately) features outlines of the textbook chapters, definitions of basic terms, summaries of important information, clinical procedures, and typical test questions and answers. Students find the Student Coursebook particularly helpful for integrating information from the text, instrucTOr's lectures, and outside reading materials inTO a single, coheren

Introduction to Communication Disorders Access Code Card

Introduction to Communication Disorders Access Code Card
Author: Robert E Owens,Kim Farinella,Dale Evan Metz
Publsiher: Pearson
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2018-01-12
ISBN 10: 9780134801469
ISBN 13: 0134801466
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders
Author: Gary Weismer,David K. Brown
Publsiher: Plural Publishing
Total Pages: 388
Release: 2019-12-09
ISBN 10: 1635503167
ISBN 13: 9781635503166
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Review:

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: 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.

The Communication Disorders Workbook

The Communication Disorders Workbook
Author: Louise Cummings
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 223
Release: 2014-04-10
ISBN 10: 1107054982
ISBN 13: 9781107054981
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Communication Disorders Workbook Book Review:

Contains questions and exercises which examine all aspects of communication disorders and give readers practice at analysing clinical linguistic data.

Human Communication Disorders

Human Communication Disorders
Author: George H. Shames
Publsiher: Allyn & Bacon
Total Pages: 663
Release: 2002
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UVA:X004590294
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Human Communication Disorders Book Review:

Treating human communication sciences as a truly interdisciplinary field, Anderson (Florida International U.) and Shames (U. of Pittsburgh) incorporate new chapters on literacy development, genetics, neurogenic speech disorders, dysphagia, and aural rehabilitation in this updated introductory text. Other chapters address basic concepts, and cultural and clinical issues related to language/speech development and disorders. Authors' personal motivations for choosing to work in this field should be of particular interest to students. The text also includes case studies, study questions, suggested readings, and a glossary. Previous editions appeared between 1982 and 2002. Annotation : 2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com).

Communication and Communication Disorders

Communication and Communication Disorders
Author: Elena Plante
Publsiher: Pearson Academic Computing
Total Pages: 408
Release: 2012-03-01
ISBN 10: 9780132926386
ISBN 13: 0132926385
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Communication and Communication Disorders Book Review:

Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Featuring contributions from leading experts, "Communication and Communication Disorders: "" A Clinical Introduction, 4e "blends science, clinical applications, and introductory concepts to help readers develop a sound understanding of the field. Appropriate for both majors and non-majors, the text's consistent format and unifying organization address communication disorders involving articulation, fluency, voice and swallowing, language, and hearing. Focusing on communication disorders over the lifespan, the text balances speech-language pathology and audiology and includes separate chapters devoted to child and adult disorders. This edition includes a new chapter on pediatric audiology; expanded discussion of language acquisition; and more information on autism, ADHD, intellectual disabilities, and childhood aphasia. Case illustrations, figures, and photographs are used liberally to illustrate concepts and a capstone chapter highlights possible careers.

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Communication Sciences and Disorders
Author: Ronald Gillam,Thomas Marquardt,Frederick Martin
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Total Pages: 410
Release: 2011
ISBN 10: 076377975X
ISBN 13: 9780763779757
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Review:

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

INTRO A Guide to Communication Sciences and Disorders Third Edition

INTRO  A Guide to Communication Sciences and Disorders  Third Edition
Author: Michael P. Robb
Publsiher: Plural Publishing
Total Pages: 374
Release: 2018-12-06
ISBN 10: 1944883673
ISBN 13: 9781944883676
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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

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.

Communication Disorders in the Classroom

Communication Disorders in the Classroom
Author: William O. Haynes,Michael J. Moran,Rebekah H. Pindzola
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Total Pages: 411
Release: 2006
ISBN 10: 0763727431
ISBN 13: 9780763727437
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Communication Disorders in the Classroom Book Review:

Speech, language, and hearing disorders have the potential to affect a student communicatively, socially, psychologically, and academically. In this work, the authors cover the range of impairments found in school-age children with suggestions for teacher intervention. Topic coverage includes: 1. Legal issues and service delivery models; 2. Normal aspects of communication; 3. The development of language and phonology; 4. Phonological disorders; 5. Children with limited language; 6. School-age and adolescent language disorders; 7. Dialectal differences: African American English as a case study; 8. Fluency disorders; 9. Voice disorders; 10. Hearing impairment; 11. Craniofacial anomolies; 12. Neurological impairment; 13. Communication disorders and academic success. Each chapter includes teacher tips, key terms, study questions, and suggestions for further reading.

Phonetics for Communication Disorders

Phonetics for Communication Disorders
Author: Martin J. Ball,Nicole Muller
Publsiher: Psychology Press
Total Pages: 380
Release: 2014-02-04
ISBN 10: 1317777956
ISBN 13: 9781317777953
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Phonetics for Communication Disorders Book Review:

This comprehensive textbook offers a basic introduction to phonetics in an applied systematic presentation that equips the communication disorders student to deal with the wide range of speech types that will be encountered in a clinic. While the major discussion is articulatory, speech acoustics are also examined. Illustrations of sample spectrograms appear in tandem with the more traditional articulatory drawings. Two CDs of sound examples accompany the textbook. This comprehensive textbook offers a basic introduction to phonetics in an applied systematic presentation that equips the communication disorders student to deal with the wide range of speech types that will be encountered in a clinic. While the major discussion is articulatory, speech acoustics