Stuttering: Foundations And Clinical Applications

Hardcover | April 1, 2014

byEhud H. Yairi, Carol H. Seery

not yet rated|write a review

Stuttering: Foundations and Clinical Applications, 2/e has been considered the most comprehensive, complete presentation of the science and treatment of stuttering available in a single text—how stuttering is explained, and how stuttering is treated. The text is unique in its coverage of the stuttering population, its in-depth look at stuttering therapy at various ages, and its original approach that invites students to offer critical appraisals of differing theoretical viewpoints. The new Second Edition has been revamped editorially to ensure ease of readability. It highlights sections with the latest scientific knowledge of stuttering regarding incidence and prevalence, onset natural recovery, and genetics; includes completely revised sections on brain anatomy and physiology, motor aspects, and cluttering; and updates the material with new case studies, tables and figures, and a new outline format for treatment procedures.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$199.95

Ships within 1-2 weeks
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

Stuttering: Foundations and Clinical Applications, 2/e has been considered the most comprehensive, complete presentation of the science and treatment of stuttering available in a single text—how stuttering is explained, and how stuttering is treated. The text is unique in its coverage of the stuttering population, its in-depth look at...

From the Jacket

Stuttering: Foundations and Clinical Applications, 2/e is considered the most comprehensive, complete presentation of the science and treatment of stuttering available in a single text—how stuttering is explained, and how stuttering is treated. The text is unique in its coverage of the stuttering population, its in-depth look at stutt...

Ehud Yairi, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, is an internationally recognized expert on stuttering who teaches at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Tel Aviv University.  He is the recipient of the Honors of the Association from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the Researcher Award of Distinction from the International...

other books by Ehud H. Yairi

Format:HardcoverDimensions:544 pages, 9.2 × 7.6 × 1 inPublished:April 1, 2014Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0133352048

ISBN - 13:9780133352047

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Stuttering: Foundations And Clinical Applications

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Part I: Nature of Stuttering        

1    What Is Stuttering? 

2    Who and How Many Stutter?           

3    When and How Does Stuttering Begin? How Does It Develop?         

4    Where Does Stuttering End? What are its Advanced Characteristics?

Part II: Explanations of Stuttering          

5    Why Do People Stutter? Evaluating Theories and Models     

6    Is Stuttering Psychological? Theories and Investigations      

7    Is Stuttering Biological? Theories and Investigations

Part III: Clinical Management of Stuttering 

8    Assessment of Adults and School-Age Children      

9    Assessment of Preschool-Age Children

10    Stuttering Therapy Overview: Issues and Directions

11   Therapy for Adults: Focus on Emotional Reactions  

12   Therapy for Adults: Focus on Stuttering and Fluency           

13   Therapy for School-Age Children     

14    Therapy for Preschool-Age Children           

15   Other Fluency Disorders; Cultural and Bilingual Issues