Mosby's Review Questions for the Speech-Language Pathology PRAXIS Examination

1st Edition

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Key Features

    • 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 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.
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    Table of Contents

    PART I: BASIC HUMAN COMMUNICATION PROCESSES

    1. Language Acquisition and Learning Theory

    2. Language Science

    3. Learning Theory

    4. Multicultural Awareness

    5. Speech Science

    PART II: PHONOLOGICAL AND LANGUAGE DISORDERS ASSESSMENT

    AND TREATMENT

    6. Phonological Disorders

    7. Language Disorders

    PART III: SPEECH DISORDERS: IDENTIFICATION, ASSESSMENT, TREATMENT, AND PREVENTION

    8. Fluency Disorders

    9. Resonance Disorders

    10. Voice Disorders

    PART IV: NEUROGENIC DISORDERS

    11. Neurological Disorders

    12. Dysphagia

    PART V: AUDIOLOGY AND HEARING

    13. Hearing Science

    14. Audiological Assessment

    15. Auditory Habilitation and Rehabilitation

    PART VI: CLINICAL MANAGEMENT

    16. Alternative/Augmentative Communication

    17. Counseling

    18. Documentation and Monitoring of Client Progress

    19. Efficacy

    20. Instrumentation

    21. Speech-Language Assessment

    22. Speech-Language Intervention

    23. Syndromes and Genetics

    PART VII: PROFESSIONAL ISSUES, PSYCHOMETRICS, AND RESEARCH

    24. Ethical Practices

    25. Research Methodology and Psychometrics

    26. Standards and Laws

    Details

    No. of pages:
    376
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323081207
    Print ISBN:
    9780323059046

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