Speech & Language Disorders Products

  • The Development of SpLD

    Living Confidently with Dyslexia

    By Ginny Stacey, Sally Fowler

    Paperback – 2017-03-30 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2017-02-28 
    Psychology Press

  • 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

  • Applying English Grammatical Analysis

    Clinical Language Assessment and Intervention

    By Lixian Jin, Martin Cortazzi

    Hardback – 2016-12-01
    Psychology Press
    Language and Speech Disorders

  • Acquired Language Disorders in Adulthood and Childhood

    Selected Works of Elaine Funnell

    Edited by Nicola Pitchford, Andrew W Ellis

    In the World Library of Psychologists series, international experts present career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces - extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, and their major practical theoretical contributions. Elaine Funnell has played an…

    Hardback – 2016-11-17
    Psychology Press
    World Library of Psychologists

  • Perspectives on Individual Differences Affecting Therapeutic Change in Communication Disorders

    Edited by Amy L. Weiss

    This volume examines the ramifications of individual differences in therapy outcomes for a wide variety of communication disorders. In an era where evidence-based practice is the clinical profession's watchword, each chapter attacks this highly relevant issue from a somewhat different…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Psychology Press
    New Directions in Communication Disorders Research

  • Musical Savants

    Exceptional Skill in the Mentally Retarded

    By Leon K. Miller

    Using the case study of "Eddie" as his framework, Professor Miller challenges the prevailing notion that musical savants are essentially phenomenal tape recorders and deals with the issue of "idiot savants" in a detailed, empirical investigation. Through "Eddie" the author discusses, in specific…

    Paperback – 2016-09-02
    Psychology Press

  • 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

  • Preparing Deaf and Hearing Persons with Language and Learning Challenges for CBT

    A Pre-Therapy Workbook

    By Neil S. Glickman

    Preparing Deaf and Hearing Persons with Language and Learning Challenges for CBT: A Pre-Therapy Workbook presents 12 lessons to guide staff in hospital and community mental health and rehabilitation programs on creating skill-oriented therapy settings when working with people who don’t read well or…

    Paperback – 2016-07-26
    Routledge

  • Contemporary and Emergent Theories of Agrammatism

    A neurolinguistic approach

    By Judit Druks

    Contemporary and Emergent Theories of Agrammatism provides an in-depth review of the previous five decades of research on agrammatism focusing specifically on work which has been informed by linguistic theory. The final chapters reflect the recent turning point in the conceptualization of the…

    Paperback – 2016-07-14
    Psychology Press

  • Treatment as a tool for investigating cognition

    Edited by Lyndsey Nickels, Saskia Kohnen, Brenda Rapp

    Cognitive neuropsychological research studies of people with cognitive deficits have typically been directed either at investigating methods of intervention, or at furthering our understanding of normal and impaired cognition. This book reports on research that combines these goals, using studies…

    Hardback – 2016-07-04
    Psychology Press
    Macquarie Monographs in Cognitive Science

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