Nursing & Health: Hearing Impairment

  • The Experience of Hearing Loss: Journey Through Aural Rehabilitation book cover

    The Experience of Hearing Loss

    Journey Through Aural Rehabilitation

    Edited by Vinaya Manchaiah, Berth Danermark

    Hearing loss is a common chronic condition which is often poorly recognized but can have multiple negative impacts, not just on the lives of those directly affected, but also those living with them. People with impaired hearing may begin a long and uncertain journey involving a number of key stages…

    Paperback – 2016-12-08
    Routledge

  • Deaf People and Society: Psychological, Sociological and Educational Perspectives book cover

    Deaf People and Society

    Psychological, Sociological and Educational Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By Irene W. Leigh, Jean F. Andrews

    Deaf People and Society incorporates multiple perspectives related to the topics of psychology, education, and sociology, including the viewpoints of deaf adults themselves. In doing so, it considers the implications of what it means to be deaf or hard of hearing and how deaf adults’ lives are…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01
    Psychology Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Communication Disorders book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Communication Disorders

    Edited by Ruth H. Bahr, Elaine R. Silliman

    The Routledge Handbook of Communication Disorders provides an update on key issues and research in the clinical application of the speech, language and hearing sciences in both children and adults. Focusing on areas of cutting-edge research, this handbook showcases what we know about…

    Hardback – 2015-05-08
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on Classifier Constructions in Sign Languages book cover

    Perspectives on Classifier Constructions in Sign Languages

    Edited by Karen Emmorey

    Classifier constructions are universal to sign languages and exhibit unique properties that arise from the nature of the visual-gestural modality. The major goals are to bring to light critical issues related to the study of classifier constructions and to present state-of-the-art linguistic and…

    Paperback – 2013-10-23
    Psychology Press

  • Deaf Mental Health Care book cover

    Deaf Mental Health Care

    Edited by Neil S. Glickman

    This volume presents a state of the art account of the clinical specialty of mental health care of deaf people. Drawing upon some of the leading clinicians, teachers, administrators, and researchers in this field from the United States and Great Britain, it addresses critical issues from this…

    Paperback – 2012-12-06
    Routledge
    Counseling and Psychotherapy

  • Between Worlds: Deaf Women, Work and Intersections of Gender and Ability book cover

    Between Worlds

    Deaf Women, Work and Intersections of Gender and Ability

    By Cheryl G. Najarian

    The purpose of this book is to illustrate the struggles of Deaf women as they negotiate their family, educational, and work lives. This study demonstrates how these women resist and overcome the various obstacles that are put before them as well as how they work to negotiate their identities as…

    Paperback – 2009-04-29
    Routledge
    New Approaches in Sociology

  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Deaf and Hearing Persons with Language and Learning Challenges book cover

    Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Deaf and Hearing Persons with Language and Learning Challenges

    By Neil Glickman

    This book provides a model for adapting best practices in cognitive-behavioral therapy to consumers whose language and cognitive deficits make it difficult for them to benefit from traditional talk oriented psychotherapy. The book focuses primarily upon the mental health care of those deaf clients,…

    Paperback – 2008-10-15
    Routledge
    Counseling and Psychotherapy

  • A Language in Space: The Story of Israeli Sign Language book cover

    A Language in Space

    The Story of Israeli Sign Language

    By Irit Meir, Wendy Sandler

    This English version of A Language in Space: The Story of Israeli Sign Language, which received the Bahat Award for most outstanding book for a general audience in its Hebrew edition, is an introduction to sign language using Israeli Sign Language (ISL) as a model. Authors Irit Meir and Wendy…

    Paperback – 2007-09-07
    Psychology Press

  • Language, Cognition, and the Brain: Insights From Sign Language Research book cover

    Language, Cognition, and the Brain

    Insights From Sign Language Research

    By Karen Emmorey

    Once signed languages are recognized as natural human languages, a world of exploration opens up. Signed languages provide a powerful tool for investigating the nature of human language and language processing, the relation between cognition and language, and the neural organization of language.…

    Paperback – 2001-11-01
    Psychology Press

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