Language Disability of Children
by Rajni Joshi
Publisher: Sarup & Sons 2004
Number of pages: 164
This book seeks to provide, with the support of documentary survey and empirical data, an insight into the problem of marked delay in the onset and acquisition of language. The focus is on the expressive disorders of the children who are developmentally delayed in language. It examines the probable causes of delayed language development, norms of normal language development, various types of expressive language disorders, i.e. disorders of speech and writing respectively.
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by Stephen B. Hood - The Stuttering Foundation of America
This is a remarkable book of therapy advice. Every article has been written by men and women who stutter themselves. Each of them knows what it is to have experienced the fear, anxiety, and despair which is so often the lot of those who stutter.
Stuttering, or stammering, is a developmental disorder with several possible causes, and a range of treatments. This book covers scientific research (stuttering phenomena, behaviors, and etiology) and stuttering treatments.
by Thomas David Kehoe - University College Press
Different speech clinics, books, and websites provide conflicting information about stuttering treatments. The purpose of this book is to unconfuse consumers, enabling stutterers and parents of stutterers to make better decisions regarding treatment.
by Sara Rosenbaum, Patti Simon (eds) - National Academies Press
This study identifies past and current trends in the prevalence and persistence of speech disorders and language disorders for the general U.S. population under age 18 and compares those trends to trends in the SSI childhood disability population.