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 ASHAas 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.For many of these children, the course of speech and language therapy will be complex. ... The First Years During the first year, the primary speech pathology concerns are ... energy in a persona#39;s speech. pressure-airflow technique A procedure using aerodynamic instrumentation to evaluate the ... Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s).
|Title||:||Essentials of Communication Sciences and Disorders|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2012-04-06|