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  1. Communication Sciences and Disorders

    An Introduction to the Professions

    By Dale F. Williams

    Few activities can match the complexity of human communication. Given its intricacy, it is understandable that the process will not always work properly. When it doesn't, the effects can be devastating, given how much of everyday life depends on communicating with one another. Despite its...

    Published September 20th 2011 by Psychology Press

  2. Explaining Individual Differences in Reading

    Theory and Evidence

    Edited by Susan A. Brady, David Braze, Carol A. Fowler

    Series: New Directions in Communication Disorders Research

    Research into reading development and reading disabilities has been dominated by phonologically guided theories for several decades. In this volume, the authors of 11 chapters report on a wide array of current research topics, examining the scope, limits and implications of a phonological theory....

    Published April 18th 2011 by Psychology Press

  3. Cluttering

    A Handbook of Research, Intervention and Education

    Edited by David Ward, Kathleen Scaler Scott

    Very few people are aware of the significant negative impact that cluttering -- a communication disorder that affects a person's ability to speak in a clear, concise and fluent manner -- can have on one's life educationally, socially and vocationally. Although different from...

    Published February 18th 2011 by Psychology Press

  4. Scoring Software for the Comprehensive Aphasia Test

    By Robin Keith, Elise Croot

    The Scoring Software for the Comprehensive Aphasia Test makes scoring CAT assessments easy. Enter results from the CAT scoring book into the easy-to-use spreadsheet and the software instantly calculates totals and t-scores and produces three graphs that can be shared with clients and their families...

    Published December 3rd 2010 by Psychology Press

  5. Therapeutic Processes for Communication Disorders

    A Guide for Clinicians and Students

    Edited by Robert J. Fourie

    Why do many people with disorders of communication experience a sense of demoralization? Do these subjective experiences have any bearing on how such problems should be treated? How can professionals dealing with speech, language, hearing and other communication disorders analyse and respond to the...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Psychology Press

  6. The Handbook of Psycholinguistic and Cognitive Processes

    Perspectives in Communication Disorders

    Edited by Jackie Guendouzi, Filip Loncke, Mandy J. Williams

    This handbook includes an overview of those areas of cognition and language processing that are relevant to the field of communication disorders, and provides examples of theoretical approaches to problems and issues in communication disorders. The first section includes a collection of chapters...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Psychology Press

  7. A Tribute to the Quintessential Researcher, Clinician, and Mentor: Audrey Holland

    A Special Issue of Aphasiology

    Series: Special Issues of Aphasiology

    The purpose of this special issue of Aphasiology is to honour Dr. Audrey Holland and her prolific research and clinical achievements over the past 50 years. The issue has been constructed to exemplify the breadth of Dr. Holland’s influence not only in terms of research topics (e.g., aphasia,...

    Published April 26th 2010 by Psychology Press

  8. Teaching Evidence-Based Practice

    A Special Issue of Evidence-Based Communication Assessment and Intervention

    Edited by Ralf Schlosser, Jeff Sigafoos

    Series: Special Issues of Evidence-Based Communication Assessment and Intervention

    Many national professional organizations of speech-language pathologists have adopted evidence-based practice (EBP) as the preferred approach to clinical practice. This mandate brings with it an added responsibility for university programs because they need to prepare future generations of...

    Published January 18th 2010 by Psychology Press

  9. Perspectives on Individual Differences Affecting Therapeutic Change in Communication Disorders

    Edited by Amy L. Weiss

    Series: New Directions in Communication Disorders Research

    This volume examines the ramifications of individual differences in therapy outcomes for a wide variety of communication disorders. In an era where evidence-based practice is the clinical profession's watchword, each chapter attacks this highly relevant issue from a somewhat different...

    Published December 17th 2009 by Psychology Press

  10. Phonology for Communication Disorders

    By Martin J. Ball, Nicole Muller, Ben Rutter

    This textbook describes the approaches to phonology that are most relevant to communication disorders. It examines schools of thought in theoretical phonology, and their relevance to description, explanation and remediation in the clinical context. A recurring theme throughout the book is the...

    Published November 11th 2009 by Psychology Press