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Language Disorders in Children and Adults: Psycholinguistic Approaches to Therapy

Language Disorders in Children and Adults: Psycholinguistic Approaches to Therapy

Shula Chiat, James Law, Jane Marshall

ISBN: 978-0-470-69857-0

Apr 2008

278 pages

$68.99

Description

Each chapter is written by a speech and language therapist specialising in psycholinguistic approaches to investigation and intervention. Authors were invited to present a single case in one of four given areas â?? speech processing, lexical processing, sentence processing and pragmatics. The editors have provided introductions to each subject area and a discussion of the findings at the end of each section.
Christopher Lumopship - Developing Phonological Representation in a child With an Auditory Processing Deficit.

Maggie Vance, Remediating Auditory processing Deficits in Adults With Aphasia.

Julie Morris, When is a Rolling pin a 'roll The Pen' - a Clinical Insight Into Lexical Problems.

Sadie Lewis, Jane Speake, A Treatment of Anomia Combining Semantics, Phonology and Orthography.

Wendy Best et al, Colourful Semantics - Thematic Role Therapy.

Alison Bryan, mapping Therapy With a Fluent Dysphasic?.

Susan Pethers, A Case Study of a Child with Pragmatic Difficulties - Assessment and Intervention.

Amanda Hampshire, Kay Mogford-bevan, The Treatment of Communication Deficits Following right-hemisphere Lesion.

Rosemary Varley, Making new Connections - are Patterns emerging?.

Maria Black, Psycholinguistic Applications to Language Therapy.