Dyslexia, Speech and Language: A Practitioner's Handbook

Dyslexia, Speech and Language: A Practitioner's Handbook

by Margaret J. Snowling, Joy Stackhouse
     
 

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This authoritative handbook presents current ideas on the relationship between spoken and written language difficulties. It provides clinical and educational perspectives on the assessment and management of children's reading and spelling problems. The book begins with a theoretical overview.

The second edition continues the theme of linking theory and

Overview

This authoritative handbook presents current ideas on the relationship between spoken and written language difficulties. It provides clinical and educational perspectives on the assessment and management of children's reading and spelling problems. The book begins with a theoretical overview.

The second edition continues the theme of linking theory and practice. It is aimed at practitioners in the fields of education, speech and language therapy, and psychology. All original chapters have been updated and new chapters are added to reflect current developments.

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Explains clinical and educational tools for assessing and treating children's reading and spelling problems, for teachers and speech- language pathologists. Emphasizes ties between spoken and written language problems, offering approaches for assessment of phonological problems, literacy difficulties, reading and spelling skills, and reading comprehension, plus strategies for promoting phonological awareness, developing handwriting skills, and involving parents. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781897635483
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Series:
Exc Business And Economy (Whurr) Series, #37
Pages:
342
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.17(h) x 0.70(d)

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