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

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Dennis Ruscello
  • Mosby
  • 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.
      • Select references point you to specific sources of additional information for fast, efficient research.

      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
      Print ISBN:
      9780323059046
      Electronic ISBN:
      9780323081207

      About the authors

      Dennis Ruscello

      Affiliations and Expertise

      Professor, Department of Speech, Pathology and Audiology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV