Language, Communication, & Literacy: Pathologies & Treatments, An Issue of Pediatric Clinics

Language, Communication, & Literacy: Pathologies & Treatments, An Issue of Pediatric Clinics



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781416043546
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 06/28/2007
Series: Clinics: Internal Medicine Series
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Preface   Robert L. Russell   Mark D. Simms     xi
Erratum     xv
Early Identification
Language Screening in the Pediatric Office Setting   Robert L. Schum     425
Clinical Syndromes
Language Disorders in Children: Classification and Clinical Syndromes   Mark D. Simms     437
Language Disorders: Autism and Other Pervasive Developmental Disorders   Helen Tager-Flusberg and Elizabeth Caronna     469
Social Communication Impairments: Pragmatics   Robert L. Russell     483
Developmental Dyslexia   Kenneth L. Grizzle     507
Language Impairment and Psychiatric Comorbidities   Nancie Im-Bolter   Nancy J. Cohen     525
Neuropsychology and Genetics of Speech, Language, and Literacy Disorders   Robin L. Peterson   Lauren M. McGrath   Shelley D. Smith   Bruce F. Pennington     543
Brain Abnormalities in Language Disorders and in Autism   Martha R. Herbert   Tal Kenet     563
Using the Language Characteristics of Clinical Populations to Understand Normal Language Development   Heidi M. Feldman     585
Management of Dyslexia, Its Rationale, and Underlying Neurobiology   Sally E. Shaywitz   Jeffrey R.Gruen   Bennett A. Shaywitz     609
Early Literacy Interventions: Reach Out and Read   Earnestine Willis   Claudia Kabler-Babbitt   Barry Zuckerman     625
Index     643

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