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Sprachtherapie mit Kindern

Sprachtherapie mit Kindern Author Andreas Mayer
ISBN-10 9783825287146
Release 2017-10-02
Pages 547
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Kinder im Vor- und Grundschulalter können von vielfältigen Sprachstörungen in den Bereichen Phonologie, Semantik, Grammatik, Pragmatik, Schrift, Sprechflüssigkeit und Kommunikation betroffen sein. Mit diesem Lehrbuch geben die AutorInnen einen umfassenden Überblick über die theoretischen Hintergründe und praktischen Möglichkeiten der Sprachtherapie mit Kindern. Sie erläutern den Verlauf der ungestörten Entwicklung, Störungsbilder, diagnostische und therapeutische Methoden sowie unterrichtsintegrierte Fördermöglichkeiten bei kindlichen Sprach-, Sprech-, Redefluss- und Kommunikationsstörungen. Ein umfangreiches Kompendium der Sprachtherapie.



Speech and Language Impairments in Children

Speech and Language Impairments in Children Author Dorothy V.M Bishop
ISBN-10 9781317715825
Release 2014-04-23
Pages 320
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Delayed development of speech and/or language is one of the commonest reasons for parents of preschool children to seek the advice of a paediatrician. Accessible to non-academic Speech and Language Impairments provides an overview of recent research developments in specific speech and language impairments, written by experts in the field. Topics include normal and disordered development of problems , crosslinguistic studies, pragmatic language impairments, early identification, educational and psychiatric outcomes, acquired epileptic aphasia and experimental studies of remediation. The book concludes with a chapter by Michael Rutter that gives guidelines for conducting and evaluating research in this field.



Practical Intervention for Early Childhood Stammering

Practical Intervention for Early Childhood Stammering Author Elaine Kelman
ISBN-10 9781351688253
Release 2017-07-05
Pages 312
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Therapy for young children who stammer is now high priority, with growing research evidence supporting early intervention. This manual from the Michael Palin Centre for stammering Children (MPC) is a detailed, step-by-step guide intended to support general and specialist speech and language therapists in developing their confidence and skills in working with this age group. This manual is based on a strong theoretical framework which explains the factors contributing to the onset and development of stammering and describes recent research findings regarding the nature of stammering in this age group. It provides a comprehensive guide to the assessment process and helps to identify which children are likely to recover naturally and which are at risk of developing a persistent stammering problem. The therapy approach has been successfully tried and tested at the Michael Palin Centre, and the manual provides detailed descriptions of the therapy process.It also includes a supporting CD-Rom and photocopiable resources such as assessment and therapy forms and parents' handouts. The MPC approach is a combination of indirect therapy methods. The indirect therapy component is aimed at helping parents through the use of video feedback, to identify interaction strategies that support their child's fluency and enhance it in the home environment. In addition the approach addresses other concerns, for example, in relation to confidence building, dealing with sensitive children, and establishing clear structures and boundaries to enhance family relationships. For children at increased risk of persistence, this manual incorporates a direct therapy programme which involves teaching the child strategies for developing fluency. This manual disseminates the MPC's specialist therapy knowledge and research findings, and is an invaluable guide for all speech and language therapists and students working with stammering.



Language Power and Pedagogy

Language  Power and Pedagogy Author Jim Cummins
ISBN-10 9781853594748
Release 2000-09-22
Pages 309
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Population mobility is at an all-time high in human history. One result of this unprecedented movement of peoples around the world is that in many school systems monolingual and monocultural students are the exception rather than the rule, particularly in urban areas. This shift in demographic realities entails enormous challenges for educators and policy-makers. What do teachers need to know in order to teach effectively in linguistically and culturally diverse contexts? How long does it take second language learners to acquire proficiency in the language of school instruction? What are the differences between attaining conversational fluency in everyday contexts and developing proficiency in the language registers required for academic success? What adjustments do we need to make in curriculum, instruction and assessment to ensure that second-language learners understand what is being taught and are assessed in a fair and equitable manner? How long do we need to wait before including second-language learners in high-stakes national examinations and assessments? What role (if any) should be accorded students’ first language in the curriculum? Do bilingual education programs work well for poor children from minority-language backgrounds or should they be reserved only for middle-class children from the majority or dominant group? In addressing these issues, this volume focuses not only on issues of language learning and teaching but also highlights the ways in which power relations in the wider society affect patterns of teacher–student interaction in the classroom. Effective instruction will inevitably challenge patterns of coercive power relations in both school and society.



Occupational Performance Model Australia

Occupational Performance Model  Australia Author Christine Chapparo
ISBN-10 0909353956
Release 1997
Pages 256
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The purpose of this monograph is to introduce the Occupational Performance Model (OPM) (Australia) in its current stage of development. The structure of the model is viewed as an alternate representation of contemporary ideas about occupational performance.



Chinese traditional healing

Chinese traditional healing Author Paul Ulrich Unschuld
ISBN-10 9789004225251
Release 2012-04-18
Pages 2
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Blackwell Handbook of Language Development

Blackwell Handbook of Language Development Author Erika Hoff
ISBN-10 9781405194594
Release 2009-05-11
Pages 502
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The Blackwell Handbook of Language Development provides a comprehensive treatment of the major topics and current concerns in the field; exploring the progress of 21st century research, its precursors, and promising research topics for the future. Provides comprehensive treatments of the major topics and current concerns in the field of language development Explores foundational and theoretical approaches Focuses on the 21st century's research into the areas of brain development, computational skills, bilingualism, education, and cross-cultural comparison Looks at language development in infancy through early childhood, as well as atypical development Considers the past work, present research, and promising topics for the future. Broad coverage makes this an excellent resource for graduate students in a variety of disciplines



The Assessment of Bilingual Aphasia

The Assessment of Bilingual Aphasia Author Michel Paradis
ISBN-10 9781317767626
Release 2014-03-05
Pages 264
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The Bilingual Aphasia Test is a comprehensive language test designed to assess the differential loss or sparing of various language functions in previously bilingual individuals. The individual is tested, separately, in each language he or she previously used, and then in the two languages simultaneously. The testing is multimodal -- sampling hearing, speaking, reading, and writing; and multidimensional -- testing various linguistic levels (phonological, morphological, syntactic, lexical, and semantic), tasks (comprehension, repetition, judgment, lexical access and propositionizing), and units (words, sentences, and paragraphs). The BAT is structured as follows: * To test a bilingual aphasic, you will need the following testing elements: the stimulus books for each of the languages in which the individual was formerly fluent, the single-language tests for each of these languages, as well as the bilingual test that links them. For example, if you are testing an English-French bilingual aphasic, you will need an English stimulus book, a French stimulus book, an English single-language test, a French single-language test, and an English-French bilingual test. * The BAT can also be used to test monolingual aphasics. To test for monolingual aphasia, you will need the stimulus book and the single-language test in the language in which the individual was formerly fluent. * Professor Paradis' book, The Assessment of Bilingual Aphasia, provides the background material and serves as the manual for the test. The BAT is available in dozens of languages and language pairs. There are now 106 bilingual pairs available. Additional single-language and bilingual tests are being prepared continuously. If the language (or language pair) you need is not listed, please call LEA to find out if and when it will be available. Single-language materials are now available in: Amharic Arabic (Jordanian) Arabic (Maghrebian) Armenian (Eastern) Armenian (Western) Azari Basque Berber Bulgarian Catalán Chinese (Cantonese) Chinese (Mandarin) Croatian Czech Danish Dutch English Farsi Finnish French Friulian Galician German Greek Hebrew Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Inuktitut Italian Japanese Kannada Korean Kurdish Latvian Lithuanian Luganda Malagasy Norwegian Oryia Polish Portuguese (Brazilian) Portuguese (European) Rumanian Russian Somali Spanish (American) Spanish (European) Swahili Swedish Tagalog Tamil Turkish Ukrainian Urdu Vietnamese Yiddish Bilingual pairs are now available in: Amharic/English Amharic/French Arabic/Armenian Arabic/English Arabic/French Arabic/Somali Arabic/Swahili Armenian/English Armenian/Farsi Armenian/French Armenian/Russian Basque/English Basque/French Basque/Spanish Berber/English Berber/French Bulgarian/English Bulgarian/French Bulgarian/German Bulgarian/Russian Catalán/Spanish Chinese (Cantonese)/English Chinese (Mandarin)/English Chinese/French Croatian/English Croatian/French Croatian/Italian Czech/English Czech/German Czech/Russian Czech/Swedish Danish/English Danish/German Dutch/English Dutch/French Dutch/German Dutch/Hebrew English/Farsi English/Finnish English/French English/Friulian English/German English/Greek English/Hebrew English/Hindi English/Hungarian English/Icelandic English/Italian English/Japanese English/Korean English/Latvian English/Lithuanian English/Luganda English/Norwegian English/Polish English/Portuguese English/Rumanian English/Russian English/Serbian English/Somali English/Spanish English/Swahili English/Swedish English/Tagalog English/Turkish English/Urdu English/Vietnamese Farsi/French Farsi/Hebrew Finnish/French Finnish/Swedish French/Friulian French/German French/Greek French/Hebrew French/Hungarian French/Italian French/Japanese French/Malagasy French/Polish French/Rumanian French/Russian French/Serbian French/Somali French/Spanish French/Swahili French/Urdu French/Vietnamese Friulian/German Friulian/Italian Galician/Spanish German/Greek German/Hebrew German/Hungarian German/Italian German/Polish German/Russian German/Spanish German/Swedish Greek/Spanish Greek/Turkish Italian/Rumanian Italian/Spanish Portuguese/Spanish Russian/Swedish Somali/Swahili



Organizing Networks

Organizing Networks Author Andréa Belliger
ISBN-10 9783839436165
Release 2016-08
Pages 272
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What are organizations? Where do they come from? How are they transformed and adapted to new situations? In the digital age and in the global network society, traditional theories of the organization can no longer answer these questions. Based on actor-network theory, this book explains organizations as flexible, open networks in which both human and non-human actors enter into socio-technical assemblies by constantly negotiating and re-negotiating programs of action. Organizations are not macro social structures or autonomous systems operating behind the backs of individuals. Instead, they are scalable actor-networks guided by network norms of connectivity, flow, communication, participation, authenticity, and flexibility.



Dysphagia Assessment and Treatment Planning

Dysphagia Assessment and Treatment Planning Author Rebecca Leonard
ISBN-10 156593749X
Release 1997-01-01
Pages 308
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This text, written by a multidisciplinary team of professionals working at the University of California Davis Medical Center expands the principles of assessment and treatment planning for patients with dysphagia. It provides clinicians with an inside look at a leading team's protocols and procedures, step-by-step guidelines for measurement of dysphagia deficits, and practice in performing measurement procedures that quantify aspects of normal and disordered swallowing on CD-ROM via videofluoroscopic samples.



Research in Occupational Therapy

Research in Occupational Therapy Author Gary Kielhofner
ISBN-10 0803615256
Release 2006
Pages 729
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Provides a practical approach for Occupational Therapy students and clinicians to shape their practice. This research methodologies text covers the key topics that should be covered in OT courses related to research and evidence-based practice, including qualitative and quantitative designs.



Lexical Bootstrapping

Lexical Bootstrapping Author Dagmar Bittner
ISBN-10 9783110308693
Release 2013-04-30
Pages 276
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The internal bootstrapps for establishing the grammatical system of a human language build an essential topic in language acquisition research. The discussion of the last 20 years came up with the Lexical Bootstrapping Hypothesis which assigns lexical development the role of the central bootstrapping process. The volume presents work from different theoretical perspectives evaluating the strength and weaknesses of this hypothesis.



An Integrated View of Language Development

An Integrated View of Language Development Author Thorsten Piske
ISBN-10 3884764888
Release 2002
Pages 552
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An Integrated View of Language Development has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from An Integrated View of Language Development also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full An Integrated View of Language Development book for free.



Geistige Behinderung

Geistige Behinderung Author Horst Suhrweier
ISBN-10 9783407572219
Release 2009
Pages 280
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Geistige Behinderung has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Geistige Behinderung also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Geistige Behinderung book for free.



Handbook of Qualitative Research in Communication Disorders

Handbook of Qualitative Research in Communication Disorders Author Martin J. Ball
ISBN-10 9781134187553
Release 2014-04-11
Pages 392
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This volume provides a comprehensive and in-depth handbook of qualitative research in the field of communication disorders. It introduces and illustrates the wide range of qualitative paradigms that have been used in recent years to investigate various aspects of communication disorders. The first part of the Handbook introduces in some detail the concept of qualitative research and its application to communication disorders, and describes the main qualitative research approaches. The contributions are forward-looking rather than merely giving an overview of their topic. The second part illustrates these approaches through a series of case studies of different communication disorders using qualitative methods of research. This Handbook is an essential resource for senior undergraduate and graduate students, researchers and practitioners, in communication disorders and related fields.



Craniosacral Therapy II

Craniosacral Therapy II Author John E. Upledger
ISBN-10 093961605X
Release 1987
Pages 259
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Craniosacral Therapy II: Beyond the Dura marks yet another step in understanding the craniosacral system and its significance in the clinic. Building on concepts set forth in his pioneering work Cranioscacral Therapy, Dr. Upledger further explores the anatomical and physiological bases and clinical implications of several important aspects of the craniosacral system. The first chapter looks at the cranial nerves and how they can be effectively influenced by craniosacral therapy. In the second chapter, the author, through words and pictures, dissects the fascial anatomy of the neck from the perspective of the craniosacral system. Chapter 3 scrutinizes the temporomandibular joint and TMJ syndrome. The final chapter focuses on those concepts and discoveries which have unfolded in Dr. Upledger's clinical practice since the publication of his first book.



Schedule for Oral Motor Assessment SOMA

Schedule for Oral Motor Assessment  SOMA Author Sheena Reilly
ISBN-10 1861561342
Release 1999-09-01
Pages 108
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In response to the need for a reliable and valid assessment tool, the Schedule for Oral Motor Assessment (SOMA) was designed. It was developed and validated on a large sample of normally developing infants as well as infants with clinically significant oral motor dysfunction. The SOMA is simple to administer and quick to score, and can be performed in the clinic, nursery, school or the child?s home. It entails the presentation of a range of tastes and textures to the infant in order to elicit a full range of each oral motor challenge categories, ranging from liquid through to chewable solids. Specific oral motor behaviours are rated for each oral motor challenge category. Responses are summed to obtain a score for each category, enabling the speech and language therapist to distinguish those infants with normal oral motor function from those with oral motor dysfunction.