528 pages, 9.1 × 6 × 0.9 in
May 20, 2009
Delmar Publishers Inc
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1435469569
ISBN - 13: 9781435469563
Table of Contents
Part I: Clinical Practicum.
Chapter 1: Clinical Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology. 3
Clinical Practicum: An Overview.
General Preclinic Requirements.
ASHA Guidelines on Practicum.
Clinical Practicum as a Learning Experience.
Chapter 2: Organization of Clinical Practicum.
On-Campus Clinical Practicum.
Off-Campus Practicum Sites.
General Administrative Procedures.
Clinical Supplies, Materials, and Equipment.
Chapter 3: The Conduct of the Student Clinician.
General Professional Behavior.
ASHA Code of Ethics.
Other Codes and Regulations.
Chapter 4: The Clinical Supervisor and the Student Clinician.
Role of the Clinical Supervisor.
Off-Campus Clinical Supervision.
Responsibilities of the Student Clinician.
Chapter 5: Working with Clients.
Assessment of Clients .
Reassessment of Clients.
Establishing a Working Relationship with Client and Family.
Working with Other Professionals.
Establishing Collaborative Relationships with Other Professionals.
Chapter 6: Multicultural Issues in Clinical Practicum.
Student Clinicians with Multicultural Backgrounds.
ASHA Position Statements.
Working with an Interpreter.
Part II: Clinical Methods in Speech-Language Pathology
Chapter 7: Target Behaviors across Disorders.
Selection of Target Behaviors.
Approaches to Target Behavior Selection.
Guidelines on Selecting Target Behaviors.
From the Publisher
For student clinicians and clinical supervisors alike, clinical practicum in speech-language pathology is a learning experience that involves clearly defined expectations, ethical principles, and effective methods of treatment. This comprehensive resource provides a well-rounded discussion of the clinical practicum, including basic organization and competency guidelines, ethical and behavioral conduct between the student and supervisor and with clients, and multicultural issues encountered in clinical practice. Also presented are effective clinical methods in the treatment, control, and maintenance of communicative disorders.