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Clinical Decision Making in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Fluency Disorders / Edition 1

Clinical Decision Making in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Fluency Disorders / Edition 1

by Walter H. Manning


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780827363960
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 03/28/1996
Series: Health and Life Science Series
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 316
Product dimensions: 6.04(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.52(d)

About the Author

Walter H. Manning received his PhD from Michigan State University. He is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association, the International Society of Phonetic Sciences, the American Academy of Forensic Sciences and the Tennessee Association of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists. The author of numerous articles Dr. Manning is currently a Professor in the School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology at the University of Memphis in Tennessee.

Table of Contents

Clinician Characteristics. Clinician Characteristics. Humor and Clinician. Etiology, Onset and Development. Assessing Fluency Disorders in Children. Preliminaries to Assessment. The Diagnosis of Children. Assessing Fluency Disorders in Adolescents and Adults. Preliminaries to Assessment. Assessing Intrinsic Features. Mapping the Surface Features. Assessing Atypical Fluency Problems. Treatment for Children. Treatment for Adolescents and Adults. Introduction. The Goals of Treatment. Some Specifics of Fluency-Modification Strategies. Some Specifics of Stuttering-Modification Strategies. Cognitive Restructuring. The Naturalness of Speech. Group Treatment. Treatment of Atypical Fluency Cases. Counseling Strategies and Techniques. Introduction. Counseling. Emotions Likely to Be Encountered in Treatment. Couseling Strategies. Counseling Techniques. Client Responsibilities in Treatment. Metelinguistic Indicators of Change. Clinician Characteristics. Indicators of Progess During Treatment. Introduction. Defining Progress. Variable Influencing Progress. Directions for Progress. Determining Progress Following Treatment. Introduction. The Nature of Relapse. Possible Causes of Relapse. Appendix. References. Index.

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