Introduction to Communication Disorders

Introduction to Communication Disorders
  • Author : Robert E. Owens, Jr.,Kimberly A. Farinella,Dale Evan Metz
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Pages : 480
  • Relase : 2014-04-10
  • ISBN : 013335203X

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: A Lifespan Evidence-Based Approach, Global Edition

Introduction to Communication Disorders: A Lifespan Evidence-Based Approach, Global Edition
  • Author : Robert E. Owens,Dale Evan Metz,Kimberly A. Farinella
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Pages : 472
  • Relase : 2015-02-27
  • ISBN : 9781292070254

Introduction to Communication Disorders: A Lifespan Evidence-Based Approach, Global Edition 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,Dale Evan Metz
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Pages : 592
  • Relase : 2014-05-06
  • ISBN : 0133783715

Introduction to Communication Disorders Book Review:

NOTE: Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for the Enhanced Pearson eText may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. This package includes the Enhanced Pearson eText and the bound book 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. 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. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded video, assessments, and internet resources. 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. 0133783715 / 9780133783711 Introduction to Communication Disorders: A Lifespan Evidence-Based Perspective with Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 013335203X / 9780133352030 Introduction to Communication Disorders: A Lifespan Evidence-Based Perspective 0133756696 / 9780133756692 Introduction to Communication Disorders: A Lifespan Evidence-Based Perspective, Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders

Introduction to Neurogenic Communication Disorders
  • Author : M. Hunter Manasco
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Pages : 320
  • Relase : 2016-01-12
  • ISBN : 9781284100723

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
  • Publisher :
  • Pages : 490
  • Relase : 1997
  • ISBN : UOM:39015040744263

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 : Mahabalagiri N. Hegde
  • Publisher : Pro Ed
  • Pages : 517
  • Relase : 2001
  • ISBN : 0890798656

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.

The Communication Disorders Workbook

The Communication Disorders Workbook
  • Author : Louise Cummings
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Pages : 223
  • Relase : 2014-04-10
  • ISBN : 9781107054981

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.

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Author : Franklin H. Silverman,Lynda Miller
  • Publisher :
  • Pages : 376
  • Relase : 2015-12-22
  • ISBN : 1416410082

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.

INTRO: A Guide to Communication Sciences and Disorders, Third Edition

INTRO: A Guide to Communication Sciences and Disorders, Third Edition
  • Author : Michael P. Robb
  • Publisher : Plural Publishing
  • Pages : 374
  • Relase : 2018-12-06
  • ISBN : 9781944883676

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.

Introduction to Clinical Methods in Communication Disorders

Introduction to Clinical Methods in Communication Disorders
  • Author : Rhea Paul,Paul W. Cascella
  • Publisher : Brookes Pub
  • Pages : 366
  • Relase : 2007
  • ISBN : UVA:X030102950

Introduction to Clinical Methods in Communication Disorders Book Review:

Ideal for students in clinical methods courses or professionals seeking a reliable reference handbook, this bestselling text will prepare pre? and in?service practitioners to provide the best possible services for people with communication disorders. Cove

Communication and Communication Disorders

Communication and Communication Disorders
  • Author : Elena Plante
  • Publisher : Pearson Academic Computing
  • Pages : 408
  • Relase : 2012-03-01
  • ISBN : 0132926385

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.

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Author : Fred D. Minifie
  • Publisher : Singular Publishing Group
  • Pages : 695
  • Relase : 1994
  • ISBN : 1565932021

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders Book Review:

This work presents a theory of speech-sound generation in the human vocal system. The comprehensive acoustic theory serves as one basis for defining categories of speech sounds used to form distinctions between words in languages. The author begins with a review of the anatomy and physiology of speech production, then covers course mechanisms, the vocal art tract as an acoustic filter, relevant apsects of auditory psychophysics and physiology, and phonological representations. In the remaining chapters he presents a detailed examination of vowels, consonants, and the influence of context on speech sound production. The book is designed as a reference for speech scientists, speech pathologists, linguists interested in phonetics and phonology, psychologists interested in speech perception and production, and engineers concerned with speech processing applications.

Human Communication Disorders

Human Communication Disorders
  • Author : George H. Shames
  • Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
  • Pages : 663
  • Relase : 2002
  • ISBN : UVA:X004590294

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).

Introduction to Clinical Methods in Communication Disorders

Introduction to Clinical Methods in Communication Disorders
  • Author : Elizabeth Schoen Simmons
  • Publisher : Paul H Brookes Publishing
  • Pages : 496
  • Relase : 2020-09
  • ISBN : 1681253798

Introduction to Clinical Methods in Communication Disorders Book Review:

"With a new co-editor and several new contributors, this bestselling core textbook on communication disorders is better than ever in its fourth edition, thoroughly revised and based on updated ASHA standards"--

Introduction to Communication Disorders

Introduction to Communication Disorders
  • Author : Robert E. Owens,Dale Evan Metz,Adelaide Haas
  • Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
  • Pages : 588
  • Relase : 2003
  • ISBN : 0205360122

Introduction to Communication Disorders Book Review:

Introduction to Communication Disorders: A Life Span Perspective, Second Edition, is a comprehensive overview of the fields of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology written in an interesting and highly readable manner.This text catalogs and discusses each disorder with an emphasis on how the disorder impacts the individual. It serves as a foundation by providing many viewpoints for the introductory student, offering personal stories from people with communication disorders, and examining the field from a life span perspective. In addition, the best models of good practice and approaches for assessment and intervention are discussed based on the authors' own clinical experiences. Each chapter describes a specific disorder, related assessment and applicable intervention methods. Each disorder is also illustrated by the personal story of an individual with that disorder. More than merely a catalog, Introduction to Communication Disorders brings students into the daily lives of individuals who suffer from a disorder.

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders

Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Author : Gary Weismer,David K. Brown
  • Publisher : Plural Publishing
  • Pages : 388
  • Relase : 2019-12-09
  • ISBN : 9781635503166

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.

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Author : Ronald Gillam,Thomas Marquardt,Frederick Martin
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Pages : 410
  • Relase : 2011
  • ISBN : 9780763779757

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

Introduction to Communication Disorders

Introduction to Communication Disorders
  • Author : Robert E. Owens (Jr.),Kimberly A. Farinella
  • Publisher :
  • Pages : 496
  • Relase : 2019
  • ISBN : 0134800311

Introduction to Communication Disorders Book Review:

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

Introduction to Organic and Neurogenic Disorders of Communication

Introduction to Organic and Neurogenic Disorders of Communication
  • Author : Carole T. Ferrand,Ronald L. Bloom
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Pages : 414
  • Relase : 1997
  • ISBN : UVA:X004093936

Introduction to Organic and Neurogenic Disorders of Communication Book Review:

This book provides a life-span perspective on organic and neurogenic disorders of communication. The book presents current theories in the context of clinical practice and combines a medical approach to communication disorders with emphasis on educational, social and cultural factors. The book includes traditional areas of practice (e.g. aphasia, voice disorders, etc.) as well as new or expanded areas (e.g. dysphagia, psychiatric disorders, dementias). Each chapter is based on current research and theory, which provides a solid and comprehensive framework for understanding these communication problems. In addition, essential information in the areas of instrumentation, analytic techniques, and medio-surgical advances is highlighted. The book provides intelligent and in-depth coverage of medically-related communication disorders and their consequences, without sacrificing readability.For professionals working in the field of speech-language pathology.

The Handbook of Language and Speech Disorders

The Handbook of Language and Speech Disorders
  • Author : Jack S. Damico,Nicole Müller,Martin J. Ball
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Pages : 704
  • Relase : 2012-07-10
  • ISBN : 9781118448717

The Handbook of Language and Speech Disorders Book Review:

Through contributions from leading experts in the fields ofcommunication science, The Handbook of Speech andLanguage Disorders presents a comprehensive survey detailingthe state of the art in speech, language, andcognitive/intellectual disorders. Provides the first in-depth exploration of the rapidlyexpanding field of communication disorders Examines the current debates, landmark studies, and centralthemes in the discipline, including analytical methods andassessment Includes contributions from more than 20 leading scholars toprovide an extraordinary breadth of coverage of this growing,multi-disciplinary field Features a “foundations” section that deals withissues of central importance to all research in the field,including social and practical considerations in classification anddiversity, genetic syndromes, and principles of assessment andintervention