Motor Speech Disorders : Diagnosis & Treatment Mixed media product
by Donald Freed
MOTOR SPEECH DISORDERS: DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT, 2E offers a detailed, yet streamlined introduction to motor speech disorders.
The book opens with a brief historical review of motor speech disorders, providing useful context for understanding the technology and methodology modern speech-language pathologists employ for evaluation and treatment today.
Without overwhelming you with complex detail, the book also provides a practical introduction to the human motor system, including the anatomy and physiology involved in motor speech disorders.
A series of chapters offers an in-depth look at the six pure dysarthrias, as well as mixed dysarthria and apraxia of speech, including detailed information on etiology, characteristics, and treatment.
MOTOR SPEECH DISORDERS: DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT, 2E has been updated with high quality illustrations, as well as information on cutting-edge treatment procedures and current best practices.
An accompanying DVD features clinical videos to deepen your understanding of the disorders by exposing you to real-life case examples.
- Format: Mixed media product
- Pages: 384 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Cengage Learning, Inc
- Publication Date: 14/11/2011
- Category: Speech & language disorders & therapy
- ISBN: 9781111138271