Introductory Linguistics for Speech and Language Therapy Practice

This concise, readable guide is a core text for all undergraduate and postgraduate students of speech and language therapy, and is also ideal for qualified therapists wanting to enrich their understanding of the linguistic assessments they ...

Author: Jan McAllister

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118571941

Category: Medical

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This practical introduction to linguistics is a must-have resource for all speech and language therapy students, providing you with the fundamental theory needed as a foundation for practice. Written by authors with extensive experience in both research and teaching, Introductory Linguistics for Speech and Language Practice equips you with a practical understanding of relevant linguistic concepts in the key language areas of morphology, syntax, semantics, discourse and pragmatics. Each chapter opens by explaining why the information is of relevance to the speech language therapist, and this integrated approach is emphasised via reference to relevant clinical resources. Exercises throughout each chapter also allow you to test your understanding of key principles and apply this knowledge to other areas of your study. This concise, readable guide is a core text for all undergraduate and postgraduate students of speech and language therapy, and is also ideal for qualified therapists wanting to enrich their understanding of the linguistic assessments they use in practice.
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Speech and Language Therapy

KEY POINTS: Child Language Acquisition • In order to understand disorders of language development, SLT students must have ... Introductory linguistics for speech and language therapy practice, Chichester, West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell.

Author: Louise Cummings

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781107174665

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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A comprehensive introduction to speech and language therapy, covering foundational disciplines, assessment and intervention, and professional issues.
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Applied Linguistics in the Real World

Facilitating emergent literacy: Efficacy of a model that partners speech-language pathologists and educators. ... Introductory linguistics for speech and languagetherapy practice. Malden, Mass; Chichester, West Sussex: WileyBlackwell ...

Author: Patricia Friedrich

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9780429627101

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 184

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Applied Linguistics in the Real World introduces readers to situations in which applied linguistics can be and is used. Presenting a panoramic view of the interdisciplinary area of applied linguistics and highlighting the diverse range of twenty-first century occupations that have linguistics at their center, this book: Describes, discusses, and furthers the idea that linguistic knowledge is useful everywhere—from forensic investigations to diplomatic talks; from disability studies to creative writing; and from translation studies to machine learning; Breaks new ground, expanding beyond well-established areas of applied-linguistic interest in its inclusion of disability studies, peace studies and the new literature; Provides readers with original research questions and practical applications for them to expand their own research portfolios. Written in an accessible, direct style, Applied Linguistics in the Real World will be essential reading for all students of applied linguistics and is an important addition to the library of anyone who feels passionate and inspired by language matters.
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Children s Speech Sound Disorders

Speaking directly to experienced and novice clinicians, educators and students in speech-language pathology/speech and language therapy via an informative essay-based approach, Children's Speech Sound Disorders provides concise, ...

Author: Caroline Bowen

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118634028

Category: Medical

Page: 496

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Speaking directly to experienced and novice clinicians, educators and students in speech-language pathology/speech and language therapy via an informative essay-based approach, Children’s Speech Sound Disorders provides concise, easy-to-understand explanations of key aspects of the classification, assessment, diagnosis and treatment of articulation disorders, phonological disorders and childhood apraxia of speech. It also includes a range of searching questions to international experts on their work in the child speech field. This new edition of Children’s Speech Sound Disorders is meticulously updated and expanded. It includes new material on Apps, assessing and treating two-year-olds, children acquiring languages other than English and working with multilingual children, communities of practice in communication sciences and disorders, distinguishing delay from disorder, linguistic sciences, counselling and managing difficult behaviour, and the neural underpinnings of and new approaches to treating CAS. This bestselling guide includes: Case vignettes and real-world examples to place topics in context Expert essays by sixty distinguished contributors A companion website for instructors at www.wiley.com/go/bowen/speechlanguagetherapy and a range of supporting materials on the author’s own site at speech-language-therapy.com Drawing on a range of theoretical, research and clinical perspectives and emphasising quality client care and evidence-based practice, Children’s Speech Sound Disorders is a comprehensive collection of clinical nuggets, hands-on strategies, and inspiration.
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Language Development and Language Impairment

Introductory linguistics for speech and language therapy practice. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. McCabe, A., and L. Bliss. 2003. Patterns of narrative discourse: a multicultural life span approach. Boston: Allyn & Bacon.

Author: Paul Fletcher

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470656440

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 312

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Language Development and Language Impairment offers a problem-based introduction to the assessment and treatment of a wide variety of childhood language developmental disorders. Focuses for the most part on the pre-school years, the period during which the foundations for language development are laid Uses a problem-based approach, designed to motivate students to find the information they need to identify and explore learning issues that a particular speech or language issue raises Examines the development of a child’s phonological system, the growth of vocabulary, the development of grammar, and issues related to conversational and narrative competence Integrates information on typical and atypical language development
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Tackling Child Neglect

McAllister, J. and Miller, J. (2013) Introductory Linguistics for Speech and Language Therapy Practice. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell. Merritt, D. and Klein, S. (2015) 'Do early care and education services improve language development for ...

Author: Ruth Gardner

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 9781784501655

Category: Social Science

Page: 368

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With contributions from internationally recognized experts, this edited volume presents original thinking on the theory, research and practice surrounding child neglect. Comprehensive and current, the book takes an expansive look at how we can better address this prevalent issue. It explores the effects of neglect on the developing child and makes recommendations on how to identify neglect at the earliest opportunity. It considers common causal and contributing factors in neglect cases and the impact of these on children. The book details effective intervention techniques alongside case vignettes and shows how change can be achieved. It highlights the importance of supporting parental care and developing parental responsibility in families where children are neglected. Chapters provide in-depth descriptive examples and include a summary of learning points. Including practical suggestions for combating child neglect, this is an essential guide to best practice for students and practitioners working with children and families. The book also contains useful insights relevant to researchers and policy makers.
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Manual of Clinical Phonetics

... Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology. (2019). Standards for Accreditation of Graduate Education Programs in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology. ... Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics' first 15 years: An introductory comment.

Author: Martin J. Ball

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781000334401

Category: Psychology

Page: 570

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This comprehensive collection equips readers with a state-of-the-art description of clinical phonetics and a practical guide on how to employ phonetic techniques in disordered speech analysis. Divided into four sections, the manual covers the foundations of phonetics, sociophonetic variation and its clinical application, clinical phonetic transcription, and instrumental approaches to the description of disordered speech. The book offers in-depth analysis of the instrumentation used in articulatory, auditory, perceptual, and acoustic phonetics and provides clear instruction on how to use the equipment for each technique as well as a critical discussion of how these techniques have been used in studies of speech disorders. With fascinating topics such as multilingual sources of phonetic variation, principles of phonetic transcription, speech recognition and synthesis, and statistical analysis of phonetic data, this is the essential companion for students and professionals of phonetics, phonology, language acquisition, clinical linguistics, and communication sciences and disorders.
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Multilingual Aspects of Speech Sound Disorders in Children

A unique feature of this book are the chapters that translate research into clinical practice. These chapters provide real-life vignettes for specific geographical or linguistic contexts.

Author: Dr. Sharynne McLeod

Publisher: Multilingual Matters

ISBN: 9781847695154

Category: Medical

Page: 312

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Multilingual Aspects of Speech Sound Disorders in Children explores both multilingual and multicultural aspects of children with speech sound disorders. The 30 chapters have been written by 44 authors from 16 different countries about 112 languages and dialects. The book is designed to translate research into clinical practice. It is divided into three sections: (1) Foundations, (2) Multilingual speech acquisition, (3) Speech-language pathology practice. An introductory chapter discusses cross-linguistic and multilingual aspects of speech sound disorders in children. Subsequent chapters address speech sound acquisition, how the disorder manifests in different languages, cultural contexts, and speakers, and addresses diagnosis, assessment and intervention. The research chapters synthesize available research across a wide range of languages. A unique feature of this book are the chapters that translate research into clinical practice. These chapters provide real-life vignettes for specific geographical or linguistic contexts.
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The Directory of Graduate Studies

65 CAMBRIDGE , Computer Speech and Language Processing , MPhil , 1 year full - time ( degree in eg engineering , computer science , phonetics , linguistics , cognitive sciences ) ; integrated training in advanced theory and practice of ...

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ISBN: UCAL:B4467612

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Introducing Phonetic Science

This accessible new textbook provides a clear and practical introduction to phonetics , the study of speech . ... to all students beginning courses in linguistics , speech sciences , language pathology , and language therapy .

Author: Michael Ashby

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521004969

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 222

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Assuming no prior knowledge of the topic, this textbook provides a clear and practical introduction to phonetics, the study of speech. Students are provided with the essential skills needed for recognising, describing and transcribing a range of speech sounds.
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