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New and Published Books

  1. Social Communication Development and Disorders

    Edited by Deborah A. Hwa-Froelich

    Series: Language and Speech Disorders

    This new standout volume is the first to describe developmental areas associated with social competence and social communication, as well as provide evidence-based information on effective assessment and intervention for children who have problems with social communication and social interactions....

    Published December 9th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Understanding Individual Differences in Language Development Across the School Years

    Edited by J. Bruce Tomblin, Marilyn A. Nippold

    Series: Language and Speech Disorders

    This volume presents the findings of a large-scale study of individual differences in spoken (and heard) language development during the school years. The goal of the study was to investigate the degree to which language abilities at school entry were stable over time and influential in the child’s...

    Published March 20th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Time to Talk

    Implementing outstanding practice in speech, language and communication

    By Jean Gross

    Series: David Fulton / Nasen

    Time to Talk provides a powerful and accessible resource for practitioners to help develop their own skills, as well as supporting a whole-school or setting approach to speaking and listening. Written by the government’s former Communication Champion for children, it showcases and celebrates...

    Published May 20th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Speech and Language Therapy

    The decision-making process when working with children, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Myra Kersner, Jannet A. Wright

    Now in its second edition, Speech and Language Therapy: the decision-making process when working with children reveals how recent research and changes in health and education services have affected the decision-making process in the assessment and management of children with speech and language...

    Published January 30th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Language for Learning in the Secondary School

    A Practical Guide for Supporting Students with Speech, Language and Communication Needs

    By Sue Hayden, Emma Jordan

    Series: David Fulton / Nasen

    Language for Learning in the Secondary School employs the same easy-to-use format as the best-selling Primary version of this book but has been adapted to meet the specific needs of secondary school teachers. This indispensable resource is packed full of practical suggestions on how to support...

    Published November 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Special Education

    Edited by James M. Kauffman, Daniel P. Hallahan

    Special education is now an established part of public education in the United States—by law and by custom. However, it is still widely misunderstood and continues to be dogged by controversies related to such things as categorization, grouping, assessment, placement, funding, instruction, and a...

    Published April 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  7. Asperger Syndrome

    A Practical Guide for Teachers, 2nd Edition

    By Val Cumine, Julia Dunlop, Gill Stevenson

    This fully revised new edition is a clear and concise guide to effective classroom practice. It is designed for teachers and assistants supporting children with Asperger syndrome in mainstream schools and other non-specialist settings. The book provides up-to-date information on the latest...

    Published October 12th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Linking Reading Assessment to Instruction

    An Application Worktext for Elementary Classroom Teachers, 5th Edition

    By Arleen Shearer Mariotti, Susan P. Homan

    Now in its Fifth Edition, this text applies current theory to classroom practice by providing, in each chapter, a brief explanation of major concepts followed by guided practical experience in administering, scoring, and interpreting reading assessment techniques. The Fifth Edition is revised and...

    Published September 20th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Developing Speech and Language Skills

    Phoneme Factory

    By Gwen Lancaster

    This book is part of the Phoneme Factory Project undertaken by Granada Learning in partnership with the Speech and Language Therapy Research Unit (SLTRU) in Bristol. It aims to provide guidance for teachers, SENCos, SLTs and parents regarding: criteria for referral to speech and language therapy...

    Published October 30th 2007 by David Fulton Publishers

  10. First Steps to Emotional Literacy

    A Programme for Children in the FS & KS1 and for Older Children who have Language and/or Social Communication Difficulties

    By Kate Ripley

    Kate Ripley’s work in the topical area of Emotional Literacy has shown that children must first learn to discriminate and label their own emotions before they can focus on understanding other people's. This comprehensive programme is designed to assist early years practitioners help children to...

    Published July 11th 2007 by David Fulton Publishers