Higher Education

Essentials of Communication Sciences and Disorders, 1st Edition

  • Paul T. Fogle
  • ISBN-10: 0840022549  |  ISBN-13: 9780840022547
  • 448 Pages
  • © 2013 | Published
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About

Overview

ESSENTIALS OF COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS, 1E takes a streamlined approach to offering an introductory textbook for speech-language pathology and audiology students. Utilizing solid, up-to-date information and a total-person approach, its comprehensive format is organized according to ASHA's Knowledge and Skills Acquisitions (KASA)Standards and includes chapters dedicated to providing an overview of communication and the professions of speech-language pathology and audiology. Chapter coverage of the communicative disorders begins with the physical and functional elements of each disorder followed by basic assessment strategies and then moves into a discussion of therapy options. A highly inviting design and pedagogical elements such as margin definitions, Application Questions, Case Studies, and over 150 full-color illustrations and photographs help beginning students master the material without overwhelming them with too much information. , ESSENTIALS OF COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS, 1E encourages future professionals by presenting an easy to understand, approachable writing style that offers a realistic view of the helping professions.

Features and Benefits

  • A student-friendly writing style makes content approachable for students with no prior knowledge of communication sciences and disorders.A student-friendly writing style makes content approachable for students with no prior knowledge of communication sciences and disorders.
  • A concise organization of content and shorter length allows for adequate coverage in a one-semester introductory course without being overwhelming.
  • Includes over 200 end of chapter study questions based on Bloom's taxonomy that test knowledge and comprehension, application of content, and a student's ability to analyze and synthesize content.
  • Discussions of the emotional and social impact of each disorder help students anticipate working holistically with clients and patients.
  • Multicultural considerations are woven throughout the text to help prepare students for actual practice.
  • Dozens of vignettes contain personal stories from the profession and case studies that explore clinical application of content and professional challenges and considerations in order to help the student relate introductory content to professional practice.

Table of Contents

1. Essentials of Communication and Its Disorders.
2. Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists.
3. Anatomy and Physiology of Speech and Language.
4. Speech and Language Development.
5 Articulation and Phonological Disorders in Children.
6. Language Disorders in Children.
7. Literacy Disorders in Children.
8. Fluency Disorders.
9. Voice Disorders in Children and Adults.
10. Cleft Lip and Palate.
11. Neurological Disorders in Adults.
12. Swallowing Disorders / Dysphagia.
13. Special Populations with Communication Disorders.
14. Hearing Disorders in Children and Adults.
Epilogue.
Glossary.
Index.

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Instructor Supplements

Hegde's PocketGuide to Communication Disorders  (ISBN-10: 1418052108 | ISBN-13: 9781418052102)

We are proud to offer a brand new companion pocket guide to accompany the respected PocketGuide to Assessment in Speech-Language Pathology and PocketGuide to Treatment in Speech-Language Pathology. This new PocketGuide to Communication Disorders summarizes available research and clinical information on disorders of communication, epidemiology and ethnocultural factors, symptomology, onset and development, etiological factors, and main theoretical concepts. Together with its companion pocket guides, a specialized dictionary of terms, clinical resource book, and textbook of assessment are combined in easy-to-access quick reference books. Clinicians and students agree that these are the most valuable resources you can include in your professional library.

List Price = $85.95  | CengageBrain Price = $85.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $64.50

Student Supplements

Hegde's PocketGuide to Communication Disorders  (ISBN-10: 1418052108 | ISBN-13: 9781418052102)

We are proud to offer a brand new companion pocket guide to accompany the respected PocketGuide to Assessment in Speech-Language Pathology and PocketGuide to Treatment in Speech-Language Pathology. This new PocketGuide to Communication Disorders summarizes available research and clinical information on disorders of communication, epidemiology and ethnocultural factors, symptomology, onset and development, etiological factors, and main theoretical concepts. Together with its companion pocket guides, a specialized dictionary of terms, clinical resource book, and textbook of assessment are combined in easy-to-access quick reference books. Clinicians and students agree that these are the most valuable resources you can include in your professional library.

List Price = $85.95  | CengageBrain Price = $85.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $64.50

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Paul T. Fogle

Paul T. Fogle, Ph.D., CCC-SLP earned his Bachelor of Arts and his Masters of Arts at California State University, Long Beach. After receiving his M.A., he started the first high school aphasia class in California, working with adolescents who had sustained traumatic brain injuries, strokes, and other neurological impairments. Dr. Fogle also worked as a therapist at the UCLA Psychology Adult Stuttering Clinic during this time. Dr. Fogle earned his doctorate from the University of Iowa and went on to teach undergraduate courses on Introduction to Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, Anatomy and Physiology of Speech, and Speech Science. At the graduate level he has taught Neurological Disorders in Adults, Motor Speech Disorders, Dysphagia/Swallowing Disorders, Gerontology, Voice Disorders, Cleft Palate and Oral-Facial Anomalies, and Counseling Skills for Speech-Language Pathologists. Dr. Fogle has worked extensively in hospitals while also maintaining a year-round private practice for over 35 years. He has presented at state, ASHA, international (IALP), and Asia-Pacific Society for the Study of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology conferences. Dr. Fogle has been involved with forensic speech-language pathology (court testifying as an expert witness) for over 25 years and has published and presented on that topic. Most recently he has been the speech-language pathologist on Rotaplast (Rotary) International Cleft Palate teams in Venezuela, Egypt, and India.