Speech & Language Disorders Products

  • Modeling Sensorineural Hearing Loss

    Edited by Walt Jesteadt

    A recent study indicates that 20 million people in the United States have significant sensorineural hearing loss. Approximately 95% of those people have partial losses, with varying degrees of residual hearing. These percentages are similar in other developed countries. What changes in the function…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Dementia

    Person-Centered Assessment and Intervention, 2nd Edition

    By Ellen Hickey, Michelle S. Bourgeois

    Person-centered care for persons with dementia has been developed and expanded over the last few decades. Speech-language pathologists are uniquely positioned to understand the striking impact that communication challenges have on persons with dementia and their caregivers, and can lead the charge…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13 
    Routledge

  • Stuttering and Cluttering (Second Edition)

    Frameworks for Understanding and Treatment, 2nd Edition

    By David Ward

    Stuttering and Cluttering provides a clear, accessible and wide-ranging overview of both the theoretical and clinical aspects of two disorders of fluency: stuttering and cluttering. This edition remains loyal to the idea that stuttering and cluttering can best be understood by first considering…

    Paperback – 2017-08-16 
    Psychology Press

  • Who's Afraid of AAC?

    The UK Guide to Augmentative and Alternative Communication

    By Alison Battye

    Who's Afraid of AAC? is a clear and concise guide to Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) in the UK and will be an essential resource for all Speech and Language Therapists, educators, parents and carers supporting children with non-verbal communication. This book sets out to…

    Paperback – 2017-08-04 
    Routledge

  • The Cognitive Psychology of Speech-Related Gesture

    By Pierre Feyereisen

    Why do we gesture when we speak? The Cognitive Psychology of Speech-Related Gesture offers answers to this question while introducing readers to the huge interdisciplinary field of gesture. Drawing on ideas from cognitive psychology, this book highlights key debates in gesture research alongside…

    Paperback – 2017-08-02 
    Routledge

  • Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

    The International Handbook

    Edited by Barbara A. Wilson, Jill Winegardner, Caroline M. van Heugten, Tamara Ownsworth

    This outstanding new handbook offers unique coverage of all aspects of neuropsychological rehabilitation. Compiled by the world’s leading clinician-researchers, and written by an exceptional team of international contributors, the book is vast in scope, including chapters on the many and varied…

    Paperback – 2017-06-20
    Psychology Press

  • Theoretical Issues in Stuttering

    2nd Edition

    By Ann Packman, Joseph S. Attanasio

    Despite decades of research into the nature and treatment of stuttering, the causes and underlying mechanisms of it are still not well understood. In this unique and comprehensive overview of the numerous theories and models which seek to understand and explain stuttering, the authors of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-19
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on Agrammatism

    Edited by Roelien Bastiaanse, Cynthia K. Thompson

    Agrammatic aphasia (agrammatism), resulting from brain damage to regions of the brain involved in language processing, affects grammatical aspects of language. Therefore, research examining language breakdown (and recovery) patterns in agrammatism is of great interest and importance to linguists,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Psychology Press
    Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

  • Visual Word Recognition Volume 2

    Meaning and Context, Individuals and Development

    Edited by James S Adelman

    Word recognition is the component of reading which involves the identification of individual words. Together the two volumes of Visual Word Recognition offer a state-of-the-art overview of contemporary research from leading figures in the field. This second volume examines how research on word…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in the Psychology of Language

  • Current Issues in Developmental Disorders

    Edited by Chloë R. Marshall

    Cognitive development in children is a highly complex process which, while remarkably resilient, can be disrupted in a variety of ways. This volume focuses on two types of neurodevelopmental disorder: syndromic conditions such as fragile X syndrome, Down syndrome, Williams syndrome and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Developmental Psychology

  • Handbook of Child Language Disorders

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Richard G. Schwartz

    The acquisition of language is one of the most remarkable human achievements. When language acquisition fails to occur as expected, the impact can be far-reaching, affecting all aspects of the child’s life and the child’s family. Thus, research into the nature, causes, and remediation of children’s…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24
    Psychology Press

  • Sound & Hearing

    A Conceptual Introduction

    By R. Duncan Luce

    The major aim of this book is to introduce the ways in which scientists approach and think about a phenomenon -- hearing -- that intersects three quite different disciplines: the physics of sound sources and the propagation of sound through air and other materials, the anatomy and physiology of the…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Psychology Press

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