Preparation for the PRAXIS and Comprehensive Examination
Author: Celeste Roseberry-McKibbin,M. N. Hegde
This popular national and international best seller is a must for your library! The fourth edition features new, updated test questions based on the very latest edition of the Praxis examination. It is a comprehensive review, study guide, textbook and reference rolled into one.Only the most current, important, and relevant information is extracted from the entire field of speech-language pathology. Each chapter includes practice questions in multiple-choice formats, along with answers.Quick response codes (QR codes) throughout the chapters can be scanned to lead you immediately to relevant websites with extended information.More than 500 contemporary references have been added, and current topic areas (e.g., telepractice, addressing the needs of medically fragile infants) are addressed. The appendix gives practical test-taking strategies based upon the latest version of the Praxis exam--readers are sure to boost their chances of passing the first time! Experienced professionals will find this resource to be a helpful, quick reference for the very latest updated information in a wide variety of areas.
Preparation for NESPA and Comprehensive Examination
Author: Celeste Roseberry-McKibbin,Mahabalagiri N. Hegde
Publisher: Pro Ed
Author: Dennis M. Ruscello
With approximately 1,400 practice questions - more than any other exam review - this unique book/CD-ROM package provides the most complete, reliable preparation available for the PRAXIS II subject assessment examination. Review questions can be selected to match the style and question distribution of the real exam to familiarize you with the examination experience and help you build test-taking confidence. Approximately 1,400 practice questions - more than 10 times the number of questions on the actual examination - offer unparalleled review of key concepts in speech-language pathology. A bound-in companion CD-ROM enables you to select questions chapter-by-chapter or in a quizzing format that allows you to create an unlimited number of unique practice tests with instant feedback. The timed sample test format on the companion CD-ROM simulates the real examination experience and helps you strengthen your prioritization and time-management skills. A detailed rationale accompanies each question to explain correct answers and help you identify areas requiring further review. Content experts lend valuable knowledge and insight across every specialty area covered on the exam to ensure the most reliable, well-rounded review. Select references point you to specific sources of additional information for fast, efficient research.
Author: Reza Shaker,Caryn Easterling,Peter C. Belafsky,Gregory N. Postma
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Manual of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques for Disorders of Deglutition is the first in class comprehensive multidisciplinary text to encompass the entire field of deglutition. The book is designed to serve as a treasured reference of diagnostics and therapeutics for swallowing clinicians from such diverse backgrounds as gastroenterology, speech language pathology, otolaryngology, rehabilitation medicine, radiology and others. Manual of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques for Disorders of Deglutition brings together up-to-date information on state-of-the–art diagnostic and therapeutic modalities form disciplines of gastroenterology, speech language pathology, otolaryngology and radiology through contributions of 28 innovators, and master clinicians for the benefit of patients and providers alike. It concisely organizes the wealth of knowledge that exists in each of the contributing disciplines into one comprehensive information platform. Manual of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques for Disorders of Deglutition provides a one-stop destination for members of all specialties to obtain state-of-the-knowledge information on advanced diagnostic modalities and management. It is an essential reference for all deglutologists.
Author: Betsy Partin Vinson
Publisher: Plural Publishing
Praxis II Test Practice Questions and Review for the Praxis II Subject Assessments
A Functional Approach
Author: Linda Worrall,Carol M. Frattali
This book is the first to fully define and describe the functional approach to neurogenic communication and swallowing disorders. Featuring contributions from leading experts and researchers worldwide, this volume outlines diverse treatment and assessment strategies using the functional approach, also examining them from a consumer and payer perspective. These strategies are designed to improve the day-to-day life of patients, while providing third parties with the practical outcomes they seek.This outstanding book is ideal for SLPs and graduate students in speech-language pathology programs.
Organization and Service Delivery
Author: Jean L. Blosser
Publisher: Plural Publishing
A Multicultural and Case Perspective
Author: Celeste Roseberry-McKibbin
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
Combining a strong multicultural emphasis with an effective blend of research and practice, this introductory textbook is unique to the field of speech-pathology. Language Disorders in Children, 1/e is written in an engaging and easy-to-read style and provides a valuable foundation for students with little to no background in language disorders. Unparalleled in the field for its emphasis on child language disorders through a culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) perspective, this text devotes several chapters exclusively to serving children from CLD backgrounds. Strongly grounded in research with a focus on evidence-based practice, this text examines the full scope of language disorders in children, and offers several pedagogical devices within the text which help students interact with and learn the material.
Organized by Letter, Sound, and Syllable
Author: Valeda D. Blockcolsky,Joan M. Frazer,Douglas H. Frazer
Author: Trici Schraeder
Publisher: Plural Publishing
Author: W. Chad Nye
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Dependable study tool to help students prepare for the National Examination in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology that leads to their professional certification. Audiotapes contain many valuable hours of lectures by experts in their fields.
From Diagnosis to Management - A Functional Approach
Author: Michelle S. Bourgeois,Ellen Hickey
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Clinicians from many disciplines have been challenged to provide appropriate and effective interventions for the diverse behavioral symptoms that define the neurologically degenerative condition, dementia. SLPs have only recently begun to develop assessment and treatment approaches for the cognitive and communication deficits that accompany dementia. This timely volume aims to serve as a reference manual and the starting point for those who want to provide life-enhancing services to persons with dementia, and to inspire the continued generation of quality research to demonstrate the value of cognitive-communication intervention. Students, researchers, and practitioners in all areas of communication sciences and disorders will find this book immensely helpful.
Author: Susan E. Longtin,Jessica A. Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Singing Dragon
Category: Health & Fitness
Combining years of experience as certified speech-language pathologists and as qualified yoga teachers, the authors of this pioneering book explain how yoga can be used to aid speech-language development in children up to age 12. The book includes a range of yoga-based exercises for improving pre-linguistic communication, vocabulary development and motor planning for speech. The text is enriched by illustrations of children in each yoga pose, so no prior experience of yoga is necessary to help children carry out each activity. The book also provides information on using this approach with children with neurodevelopmental and intellectual disabilities, including ADHD and autism.
Author: Susan B. O'Sullivan,Raymond P. Siegelman
Clinical Management in Adults and Children
Author: Michael E. Groher,Michael A. Crary
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Develop the understanding and clinical reasoning skills you’ll need to confidently manage dysphagia in professional practice! This logically organized, evidence-based resource reflects the latest advancements in dysphagia in an approachable, student-friendly manner to help you master the clinical evaluation and diagnostic decision-making processes. Realistic case scenarios, detailed review questions, and up-to-date coverage of current testing procedures and issues in pediatric development prepare you for the conditions you’ll face in the clinical setting and provide an unparalleled foundation for professional success. Comprehensive coverage addresses the full spectrum of dysphagia to strengthen your clinical evaluation and diagnostic decision-making skills. Logical, user-friendly organization incorporates chapter outlines, learning objectives, case histories, and chapter summaries to reinforce understanding and create a more efficient learning experience. Clinically relevant case examples and critical thinking questions throughout the text help you prepare for the clinical setting and strengthen your decision-making skills. Companion Evolve Resources website clarifies key diagnostic procedures with detailed video clips.
Birth to Three
Author: Louis Michael Rossetti
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
The only textbook addressing communication based intervention for children under the age of three years, this work identifies children at-risk for developmental delay, details effective assessment and intervention, and provides insight on the unique needs of families. This work offers effective strategies for early intervention professionals in the fields of speech-language pathology, occupational and physical therapy, early childhood education, social work, psychology, and parent education. With extensive information on meonatal intensive care nursery factors, this completely updated edition features a wide range of transdisciplinary intervention approaches, backed up by solid efficacy data.
Scope of Theory and Practice
Author: Carole T. Ferrand
A comprehensive look at voice disorders covering causes, symptoms, evaluation, and treatment Voice Disorders: Scope of Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition, presents a comprehensive account of the field of voice in the early years of the new millennium. The book is meant for graduate students in speech-language pathology as well as practicing professionals who would appreciate an up-to-date yet easy-to-read reference. The text integrates a comprehensive and in-depth discussion of the anatomy, physiology, and neurology of specific voice disorders including causes, symptoms, evaluation, and treatment approaches. Discussion of multicultural perspectives, evidence-based practice, quality of life, and the WHO International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health provides readers with a current framework for clinical management. The 2nd Edition incorporates new research, and revised and reorganized material to help students quickly and easily grasp important theoretical and clinical concepts. Also available with the Enhanced Pearson eText* The Enhanced Pearson eText provides a rich, interactive learning environment designed to improve student mastery of content with embedded videos, self-assessment quizzes, and practice Praxis exam question *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. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; the Enhanced Pearson eText does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with the Enhanced Pearson eText, ask your instructor to confirm the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and the Enhanced Pearson eText, search for: 0134800370 / 9780134800370 Voice Disorders: Scope of Theory and Practice, with Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134802551 / 9780134802558 Voice Disorders: Scope of Theory and Practice 0134802594 / 9780134802596 Voice Disorders: Scope of Theory and Practice -- Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card