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Wanting to Talk: Counselling Case Studies in Communication Disorders

Wanting to Talk: Counselling Case Studies in Communication Disorders

Diana Syder

ISBN: 978-1-861-56067-4

Jun 1998

316 pages

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Written by speech and language therapists, psychologists, counsellors and psychotherapists, this book demonstrates the process of counselling and the various counselling approaches that may be used with people who have communication disorders.

List of contributors vii

Preface xi

Acknowledgements xiii

Chapter 1 1

Some counselling issues in speech and language therapy
Diana Syder

Chapter 2 32

Mark: relationship problems for a 13-year-old with severe hearing impairment
Peggy Dalton

Chapter 3 60

Fran: Understanding and treating psychogenic dysphonia from a cognitive-behavioural perspective
Peter Butcher and Lesley Cavalli

Chapter 4 90

Chris, Usha and Bridget: supporting bullied students
Sonia Sharp

Chapter 5 105

Harry’s story: becoming a counsellor following a stroke
Harry Clarke

Chapter 6 132

Lost child: therapeutic work with a mother of an infant with severe learning disabilities
Kathryn S Lewis

Chapter 7 158

James: counselling an adult with articulation problems
Diana Syder

Chapter 8 185

Two hypnotherapy studies: with a 74-year-old woman who has Parkinson’s disease and with a 40-year-old man who has spastic dysphonia
Allison Pennington

Chapter 9 208

Inside the therapeutic relationship
Celia Levy and a client

Chapter 10 230

Andrew: psychoanalytic psychotherapy with an autistic child
Graham Shulman

Chapter 11 256

Diana Syder and Celia Levy

References 289

Index 297