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Language Disorders from Infancy through Adolescence

Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing, and Communicating

Language Disorders from Infancy Through Adolescence, 4th Edition is the go-to text for all the information you need to properly assess childhood language disorders and provide appropriate treatment. This core resource spans the entire developmental period through adolescence, and uses a descriptive-developmental approach to present basic concepts and vocabulary, an overview of key issues and controversies, the scope of communicative difficulties that make up child language disorders, and information on how language pathologists approach the assessment and intervention processes. This new edition also features significant updates in research, trends, instruction best practices, and social skills assessment.

Hardbound, 784 Pages

Published: December 2011

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-07184-0

Contents

  • Section I: Topics in Childhood Language Disorders

    1. Models of Child Language Disorders

    2. Evaluation and Assessment

    3. Principles of Intervention

    4. Special Considerations for Special Populations

    5. Child Language Disorders in a Pluralistic Society

    Section II: From Birth to Brown's Stage V

    6. Assessment and Intervention in the Prelinguistic Period

    7. Assessment and Intervention for Emerging Language

    8. Assessment of Developing Language

    9. Intervention for Developing Language

    Section III: Working with Language Learning Disabilities

    10. Language, Reading, and Learning in School: What the Speech-Language Pathologist Needs to Know

    11. Assessing Student's Language for Learning

    12. Intervening at the Language-for-Learning Period

    13. Assessing Advanced Language

    14. Intervention for Advanced Language

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