An Advanced Review of Speech Language Pathology

Author: Celeste Roseberry-McKibbin
Publisher:
ISBN: 1416406867
Release Date: 2015-09-16
Genre: Audiology

This popular national and international best seller is a must for your library! The fourth edition features new, updated test questions based on the very latest edition of the Praxis examination. It is a comprehensive review, study guide, textbook and reference rolled into one.Only the most current, important, and relevant information is extracted from the entire field of speech-language pathology. Each chapter includes practice questions in multiple-choice formats, along with answers.Quick response codes (QR codes) throughout the chapters can be scanned to lead you immediately to relevant websites with extended information.More than 500 contemporary references have been added, and current topic areas (e.g., telepractice, addressing the needs of medically fragile infants) are addressed. The appendix gives practical test-taking strategies based upon the latest version of the Praxis exam--readers are sure to boost their chances of passing the first time! Experienced professionals will find this resource to be a helpful, quick reference for the very latest updated information in a wide variety of areas.

Mosby s Review Questions for the Speech Language Pathology PRAXIS Examination E Book

Author: Dennis M. Ruscello
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323081207
Release Date: 2009-12-03
Genre: Medical

With approximately 1,400 practice questions – more than any other exam review – this book provides the most complete, reliable preparation available for the PRAXIS II subject assessment examination. Review questions can be selected to match the style and question distribution of the real exam to familiarize you with the examination experience and help you build test-taking confidence. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included.

A Coursebook on Scientific and Professional Writing for Speech language Pathology

Author: M. N. Hegde
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1401818056
Release Date: 2003-01-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Teaching and learning to write in technical and professional language is an important part of speech-language pathology education. A Coursebook on Scientific and Professional Writing for Speech-Language Pathology, 3e has a long-standing tradition as the only product that covers writing skills that are specific to the profession of speech-language pathology. This product includes guidelines of scientific and professional writing based on the fifth edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA) and provides new rules of usage and their correct and incorrect exemplars. A Coursebook on Scientific and Professional Writing for Speech-Language Pathology is divided into three parts covering basic writing skills that are the foundation of good writing, scientific writing in accordance with the fifth edition of APA, and writing assessment reports, treatment plan, progress reports, and professional correspondence.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Q A Review

Author: Lyn D. Weiss, MD
Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing
ISBN: 9781617051654
Release Date: 2013-04-19
Genre: Medical

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Q&A Review is a comprehensive active self-assessmenttool for medical students, residents, and junior attending physicians in physical medicineand rehabilitation. The first question-and-answer review book in this field, it will helpprofessionals quickly and efficiently review specific topics in PM&R. The book covers in detail the entire field of physical medicine and rehabilitation with morethan 1,500 multiple-choice questions with answers and detailed rationales. Broken into15 topic areas, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Q&A Review highlights all of the keyconcepts in the PM&R curriculum for learning and individual self-assessment. Designedto test recall and sharpen skills, the book addresses the fundamental components ofPM&R training and practice. Suggested readings are provided at the end of each sectionfor further study. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Q&A Review Features: Comprehensive coverage of the field of PM&R for self-assessment and review Over 1,500 multiple-choice questions with answers and detailed explanations Question-and-answer format facilitates the recall of must-know information and helps identify knowledge gaps for further attention Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Q&A is available as a print text, enhanced e-book, or mobile app for on-the-go study anywhere

Essentials for Speech language Pathologists

Author: Betsy Partin Vinson
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0769300715
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Medical

Ideal for graduate students transitioning to professional practice, this comprehensive resource covers the "nuts and bolts" of speech-language pathology. The text covers professional issues with ASHA guidelines and practice standards, followed by case law and legislation that dictates professional practice in educational and healthcare settings, completed by a review of the most common communicative disorders and corresponding assessment and treatment guidelines. This all-inclusive manual is recommended reading for students and professionals who are preparing to take the Praxis Examination in Speech-Language Pathology.TEXTBOOK

Hegde s PocketGuide to Assessment in Speech language Pathology

Author: M. N. Hegde
Publisher: Delmar Pub
ISBN: IND:30000116366869
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Widely recognized as one of the most valuable resources in speech-language pathology, the respected Hegde's PocketGuide to Assessment in Speech-Language Pathology is now in its third edition. Designed as a companion volume to the Hegde's PocketGuide to Treatment in Speech-Language Pathology, Third Edition, it provides clinical practitioners and students in communication sciences and disorders a quick reference for assessment techniques. The most desirable features of a specialized dictionary of terms, clinical resource book, and textbook of assessment are combined in this single, easy-to-access resource. Assessment procedures are provided in a "do this" format. Information not directly related to assessment procedures has been moved to the new Hegde's PocketGuide to Communication Disorders, allowing for expanded coverage of assessment procedures and the addition of important new entries, making this edition more relevant and useful than ever!

Sourcebook for Medical Speech Pathology

Author: Lee Ann C. Golper
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1565938615
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Medical

Updated and revised edition of an invaluable reference text of terminology and medical procedures in speech pathology. Includes new terminology, abbreviations, and diagnostic tests. Terminology is well-organized and clearly presented according to the specialty area in which it is likely to be encountered. Includes current information on documentation procedures consistent with new models of service delivery.TEXTBOOK

Professional Issues in Speech Language Pathology and Audiology

Author: Rosemary Lubinski
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781111309107
Release Date: 2012-11-01
Genre: Medical

The 4th Edition of PROFESSIONAL ISSUES IN SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOGY explores the most relevant and critical issues related to professional practice in the field of Communication Sciences and Disorders today. Written by a variety of highly regarded experts in the field, each chapter delves into a critical issue, such as research, education and health care policies, infection prevention, service delivery, multicultural populations, and more. Comprehensive in coverage, the topics provide an up to date view of the profession while preparing readers to earn their ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence. In-depth discussions also address professional pathways and organizations, employment issues, and ethical-legal considerations to get readers thinking about career advancement and success in any setting. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Clinical Methods and Practicum in Speech Language Pathology

Author: M.N. Hegde
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781435469563
Release Date: 2009-05-20
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

For student clinicians and clinical supervisors alike, clinical practicum in speech-language pathology is a learning experience that involves clearly defined expectations, ethical principles, and effective methods of treatment. This comprehensive resource provides a well-rounded discussion of the clinical practicum, including basic organization and competency guidelines, ethical and behavioral conduct between the student and supervisor and with clients, and multicultural issues encountered in clinical practice. Also presented are effective clinical methods in the treatment, control, and maintenance of communicative disorders. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Professional Communication in Speech Language Pathology

Author: A. Embry Burrus
Publisher: Plural Publishing
ISBN: 9781944883324
Release Date: 2016-08-01
Genre: Medical

In Professional Communication in Speech-Language Pathology: How to Write, Talk, and Act Like a Clinician, Third Edition, the authors introduce student clinicians to the various types of written and verbal communication they will encounter across three different clinical settings: university clinics, medical settings, and public schools. The text is written in a student-friendly manner, with appendices that provide examples of correspondence, diagnostic and treatment reports, data sheets, and important acronyms in medical and school settings. Chapters cover verbal interactions with families, allied professionals, and supervisors, as well as written communication across the university, medical, and school settings. Also included are scenarios written in the form of vignettes that address issues of ethics, interviewing, and procedures for managing protected health information. The third edition also includes expanded coverage of: Writing measurable short-term goalsElectronic medical recordsGenerational differencesProfessional writingProfessional written correspondenceUpdated documentation requirements

Oxford American Handbook of Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Author: Lyn Weiss
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780199709991
Release Date: 2010-03-15
Genre: Medical

Written by leading American practitioners, the Oxford American Handbooks of Medicine each offer a pocket-sized overview of an entire specialty, featuring instant access to guidance on the conditions that are most likely to be encountered. Precise and prescriptive, the handbooks offer up-to-date advice on examination, investigations, common procedures, and in-patient care. These books will be invaluable resources for residents and students, as well as a useful reference for practitioners. The Oxford American Handbook of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is the essential ready reference guide to the study and practice of physiatry. The full range of the specialty is covered from managing specific symptoms, injuries and disorders to pediatrics, assistive technology and the psychological and social issues associated with disability. Concisely written and generously illustrated with figures, diagrams and summary tables this is a must-have resource for any clinician in physical medicine and rehabilitation. Why choose the Oxford American Handbook of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation? The design.... The Handbook uses a unique flexicover design that's durable and practical. Compact, light, and fits in your pocket! Also has quick reference tabs, four-color presentation, and bookmark ribbons to help provide fast answers. The interior layout.... The Handbook is a quick reference in a small, innovative package. With one to two topics per page, it provides easy access and the emergency sections are in red to stand out. Icons throughout aid quick reference. The information.... The Handbook succinctly covers all the essential topics in a one or two-page spread format with colored headings that break up the text and provide a logical structure for readers of all levels. Common clinical questions are answered clearly and extensively. The history.... Oxford University Press is known around the world for excellence, tradition, and innovation. These handbooks are among the best selling in the world. The price.... You get an extremely useful tool at a great value!

Communication Disorders in Multicultural Populations E Book

Author: Dolores E. Battle
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323087124
Release Date: 2012-05-14
Genre: Medical

Written by some of the top researchers and clinicians in the field, Communication Disorders in Multicultural Populations, 4th Edition offers an in-depth look at the major cultural groups in the U.S. and the issues concerning their communication development, common disorders, and treatment options. This fourth edition features a wealth of updates and new features — including the latest research and added coverage of communication issues in countries such as Australia, China, Canada, and Brazil — to give speech-language pathology students and speech-language pathologists a balanced and global perspective on the most topical multicultural communication issues of today. Comprehensive coverage focuses on a wide variety of cultural and age populations. Cutting-edge research and data offer up-to-date discussions based on the latest studies in multiculturalism as it relates to the SLP and AuD professions. Diverse panel of expert authors include some of the top researchers and clinicians in the field. Additional resources provide a focused listing of print and electronic sources at the end of each chapter to support more in-depth study of a particular subject. Chapter on international perspectives tackles issues in countries such as Australia, Canada, China, and Brazil to give you a more global understanding of communication disorders. The latest statistics from the 2010 U.S. Census report offers the most current data available. Increased content on older adults covers the multicultural issues, voice disorders, and neurogenic disorders particular to this important demographic. Case studies give you practice solving realistic clinical problems. Chapter overview and conclusion outline the key information in each chapter and serve as a checklist for content mastery.