Treating Phonological Disorders in Children: Metaphon - Theory to Practice / Edition 2

Treating Phonological Disorders in Children: Metaphon - Theory to Practice / Edition 2

by Janet Howell, Elizabeth Dean
     
 

This book provides a practical guide to the use of Metaphon therapy, the principled approach to phonological therapy, which takes full account of theories of learning and the linguistic nature of phonological disorder in children. The authors explore clearly the theoretical back-ground to Metaphon and translate it into clinical practice.

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Overview

This book provides a practical guide to the use of Metaphon therapy, the principled approach to phonological therapy, which takes full account of theories of learning and the linguistic nature of phonological disorder in children. The authors explore clearly the theoretical back-ground to Metaphon and translate it into clinical practice.

For this second edition the book has been extensively revised and expanded to take account of current research and literature on phonological disorder and linguistic awareness and advances in the development of Metaphon.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781897635957
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/17/1995
Series:
Exc Business And Economy (Whurr) Series, #4
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
222
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Chapter 1 Introduction.

Chapter 2 Current Knowledge of Phonological Disorder.

Chapter 3 Linguistic Assessment of Phonological Disorder and Metaphone.

Chapter 4 Theoretical Basis: Metalinguistic Ability.

Chapter 5 Theoretical Basis: Language and Learning.

Chapter 6 Metaphon Therapy Phases.

Chapter 7 Metaphon Therapy: Practice.

Chapter 8 Does Metaphon Therapy Work?

Chapter 9 Wider Applications of Metaphon.

Chapter 10 Conclusions.

References.

Index.

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