Introduction to Clinical Methods in Communication Disorders, Fourth Edition
Communication and Language

Fully updated and revised based on the 2020 ASHA standards and recent AAA standards, the new edition of this bestseller is the core textbook for all students in clinical methods courses—and a reliable reference for practicing SLPs and audiologists. Covering a broad range of disorders and developmental levels, this text helps professionals master all the fundamentals of practice, from conducting effective assessment and intervention to ensuring that practices are family-centered and culturally competent. Tomorrow's clinicians will use this foundational textbook to guide their professional decision-making and provide the best possible services for people with communication disorders.

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53787 978-1-38125-378-7
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2021 464
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Fully updated and revised based on the 2020 ASHA standards and recent AAA standards, the new edition of this bestseller is the core textbook for all students in clinical methods courses—and a reliable reference for practicing SLPs and audiologists. Leading authority Rhea Paul and up-and-coming expert Elizabeth Schoen Simmons bring together more than 20 academics and clinicians for a state-of-the-art guide to contemporary evidence-based practice. Covering a broad range of disorders and developmental levels, this text helps professionals master all the fundamentals of practice, from conducting effective assessment and intervention to ensuring that practices are family-centered and culturally competent. Tomorrow's clinicians will use this foundational textbook to guide their professional decision-making and provide the best possible services for people with communication disorders.


WHAT'S NEW:

  • New chapter on using principles of observation to gather accurate, valid data in clinical settings and more deeply understand clinical processes and procedures
  • Expanded information on intervention principles, with case studies highlighting practical applications and an emphasis on evidence-based practice
  • More on counseling in communication disorders, clinical documentation, relationships with supervisors, and single-case experimental design
  • Updated information on technology in clinical practice
  • New emphasis on automated analysis of communication samples
  • Chapters on clinical competence and family-centered practice by renowned experts
  • New student-friendly text features, such as learning objectives, study questions, and problem-solving questions
  • Case studies and clinical examples throughout
  • Reflects most recent ASHA and AAA standards


WITH NEW FACULTY MATERIALS, including a test bank for each chapter and suggested projects that professors can assign students to practice the principles outlined in each chapter.

About the Online Materials for Faculty
About the Editors
About the Contributors
Acknowledgements

Chapter 1 Introduction to Clinical Practice in Communication Disorders
  Rhea Paul
Appendix 1A 2020 Standards & Implementation Procedures for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology
Appendix 1B An Outline of Standards for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology

Chapter 2 Ethical Practice in Communication Disorders
  Barbara H. Jacobson and Arlene E. Carney
Appendix 2A ASHA Code of Ethics (ASHA, 2016)
Appendix 2B American Academy of Audiology Code of Ethics

Chapter 3 Evidence-Based Decision Making in Communication Intervention
  Mary Beth Schmitt, Laura M. Justice, and Marc E. Fey

Chapter 4 Principles of Communication Assessment
  Elizabeth Schoen Simmons

Chapter 5 Communication Sampling Procedures
  Rhea Paul, Nan Bernstein-Ratner, Marta Korytowska, and Ciara Leydon

Chapter 6 Communication Intervention: Principles and Procedures
  Lizbeth H. Finestack and Jessica A. Brown

Chapter 7 Interviewing, Counseling, and Clinical Communication
  David Andrews
Appendix 7A Oregon Standard Individualized Education Program (IEP)

Chapter 8 Public Policies Affecting Clinical Practice
  Charles H. Carlin and Marie C. Ireland

Chapter 9 Clinical Service Delivery and Work Settings
  Jamie Marotto, Ellen Massucci, Cristina Pino, and Taryn Rogers

Chapter 10 Issues of Cultural and Linguistic Diversity
  Aquiles Iglesias, Raúl Rojas, and Brian A. Goldstein

Chapter 11 Technology and Communication Disorders
  Elizabeth Schoen Simmons and Brandon Eddy

Chapter 12 Family-Centered Practice
  Patricia Prelock and Ashley R. Brien

Chapter 13 Principles of Observation
  Nancy E. Hall

Appendix Suggested Projects
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