Speech, Language, and Hearing Disorders: A Guide for the Teacher / Edition 2

Speech, Language, and Hearing Disorders: A Guide for the Teacher / Edition 2

by Herbert J. Oyer, William H. Haas, Barbara J. Hall
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205149081

ISBN-13: 9780205149087

Pub. Date: 11/28/1993

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

A comprehensive, yet basic book on speech, language, and hearing disorders written for classroom teachers with no previous knowledge of the subject needed. It addresses the questions classroom teachers have asked most about these disorders. The book covers not only the disorders that are commonly seen in children but also the Federal Laws that support the…  See more details below

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A comprehensive, yet basic book on speech, language, and hearing disorders written for classroom teachers with no previous knowledge of the subject needed. It addresses the questions classroom teachers have asked most about these disorders. The book covers not only the disorders that are commonly seen in children but also the Federal Laws that support the rehabilitative work done for them. Topics covered include problems of articulation and phonology, language disabilities, stuttering, voice disorders, hearing impairment and the other populations that include the cerebral palsied child, syndromes such as fetal alcohol, Down, Alport and Fragile X which have implications for speech, hearing, and language. It also discusses poverty, abuse, neglect, AIDS, brain damage, and lead poisoning. A self-test and a summary are presented at the end of each chapter. Case examples are presented throughout. In-service K-12 classroom teachers and special education teachers are the main market, but speech pathologists and audiologists may also be interested. A Longwood Professional Book.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205149087
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
11/28/1993
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
6.04(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.68(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Introduction to Speech, Language, and Hearing Problems in the Schools1
2Articulation and Phonological Disorders25
3Language Disabilities54
4Stuttering82
5Voice Disorders96
6Hearing and Hearing Loss116
7Hearing Impaired School Children131
8Other Populations with Potential Communicative Problems152
9General Responsibilities of Teachers to Students with Communicative Problems162
Appendix A Books Useful to Teachers193
Appendix B Answers to Self-Test Questions207
Index211

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