Neuroanatomy for Speech Language Pathology and Audiology available in Paperback
This neuroanatomy text is specifically tailored to the needs of students in Communication Sciences and Disorders. It includes foundational knowledge of general neuroanatomy with a focus on neuroanatomy that is relevant to speech language pathology and audiology. This accessible text introduces students to neuroanatomy with excellent organization of important topics such as, key information on the neurology of: language, speech, hearing, swallowing, cognition, and emotion. The chapter on emotion will be especially relevant to those working with clients with autism spectrum disorders.
Neuroanatomy for Speech Language Pathology and Audiology will help students meet ASHA's Knowledge and Skills Acquisition learning outcome IIIB, which states: "Student will demonstrate knowledge of basic human communication and swallowing processes, including their biological, neurological, acoustical, cultural, and developmental bases."
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Product dimensions:||8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.30(d)|
About the Author
Associate Professor and Chair, Communication Disorders, Biola University, La Mirada, California
Table of Contents
Part I Introductory Issue s Chapter 1 Introduction to Neurology Chapter 2 The Neurologic Exam Chapter 3 Navigation, Organization, and Development of the Nervous System Part II General Neuroanatomy Chapter 4 The Cells of the Nervous System Chapter 5 The Spinal Cord, Brain Stem, and Cerebellum Chapter 6 Diencephalon, Basal Ganglia, and Brain Ventricles Chapter 7 The Cerebrum: A Survey Chapter 8 The Cerebrum: Cerebral Function Part III Neuroanatomy Applied to Communication and Communication Disorders Chapter 9 Consciousness and Disorders of Consciousness Chapter 10 The Neurology of Hearing and Balance Chapter 11 The Neurology of Speech Chapter 12 The Neurology of Language Chapter 13 The Neurology of Swallowing Chapter 14 The Neurology of Cognition Chapter 15 The Neurology of Emotion