Language Disorders from Infancy through Adolescence: Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing, and Communicating
Edition 5 Revised edition
Publication Date 23 Jan 2018
OverviewSpanning the entire childhood developmental period, Language Disorders from Infancy Through Adolescence, 5th Edition is the go-to text for learning how to properly assess childhood language disorders and provide appropriate treatment. The most comprehensive title available on childhood language disorders, it uses a descriptive-developmental approach to present basic concepts and vocabulary, an overview of key issues and controversies, the scope of communicative difficulties that make up child language disorders, and information on how language pathologists approach the assessment and intervention processes. This new edition also features significant updates in research, trends, social skills assessment, and instruction best practices.Clinical application focus featuring case studies, clinical vignettes, and suggested projects helps you apply concepts to professional practice.