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  1. A Guide to School Services in Speech-Language Pathology
    Speech-Language Pathology
    A Guide to School Services in Speech-Language Pathology

    Trici Schraeder, MS, CCC-SLP

    256 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 08/14/2012

  2. Acquired Language Disorders, A Case-Based Approach
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Acquired Language Disorders
    A Case-Based Approach

    James Mancinelli, MS, CCC-SLP and Evelyn R. Klein, PhD, CCC-SLP

    312 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 12/26/2013

  3. Adult Neurogenic Language Disorders, Assessment and Treatment. A Comprehensive Ethnobiological Approach
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Adult Neurogenic Language Disorders
    Assessment and Treatment. A Comprehensive Ethnobiological Approach

    Joan C. Payne, PhD

    392 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 02/25/2014

  4. Anatomy and Physiology Study Guide for Speech and Hearing
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Anatomy and Physiology Study Guide for Speech and Hearing

    William R. Culbertson, PhD, Stephanie C. Christensen, MA, CCC-SLP, and Dennis C. Tanner, PhD

    416 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 10/26/2012

  5. Assessment of Communication Disorders in Adults
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Assessment of Communication Disorders in Adults

    M. N. Hegde, PhD and Don Freed, PhD

    480 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 03/01/2011

  6. Assessment of Communication Disorders in Children, Resources and Protocols
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Assessment of Communication Disorders in Children
    Resources and Protocols

    M. N. Hegde, PhD and Frances Pomaville, MA

    560 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 08/30/2012

  7. Augmentative and Alternative Communication, Models and Applications for Educators, Speech-Language Pathologists, Psychologists, Caregivers, and Users
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Augmentative and Alternative Communication
    Models and Applications for Educators, Speech-Language Pathologists, Psychologists, Caregivers, and Users

    Filip Loncke, Ph.D.

    248 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 02/25/2014

  8. Basics of Audiology, From Vibrations to Sounds
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Basics of Audiology
    From Vibrations to Sounds

    Jerry L. Cranford, Ph.D., M.C.D., C.C.C.-A.

    144 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 6 x 9", release date: 10/01/2007

  9. Brain-Based Communication Disorders
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Brain-Based Communication Disorders

    Leonard L. LaPointe, PhD, Bruce E. Murdoch, PhD, and Julie A. G. Stierwalt, PhD

    265 pages, Color Illustrations (4 Color), Hardcover, 7 x 10", release date: 07/01/2010

  10. Cases, Introducing Communication Disorders Across the Lifespan
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Cases
    Introducing Communication Disorders Across the Lifespan

    John W. Oller, Jr., PhD, Stephen D. Oller, PhD, and Linda C. Badon, PhD

    784 pages, Color Illustrations (2 Color), Hardcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 07/01/2009

  11. Clinical Management of Swallowing Disorders
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Clinical Management of Swallowing Disorders

    Thomas Murry, PhD and Ricardo L. Carrau, MD

    264 pages, Color Illustrations (4 Color), Hardcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 03/30/2012

  12. Clinical Management of Swallowing Disorders, A Companion CD
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Clinical Management of Swallowing Disorders
    A Companion CD

    Thomas Murry, PhD

    CD-ROM, release date: 08/15/2012

  13. Clinical Management of Swallowing Disorders Workbook
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Clinical Management of Swallowing Disorders Workbook

    Thomas Murry, PhD

    112 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Spiral Bound, 8.5 x 11", release date: 07/27/2012

  14. Clinical Research Methods in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Clinical Research Methods in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

    David L. Irwin, PhD, Mary Pannbacker, PhD, and Norman J. Lass, PhD

    360 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Hardcover, 7 x 10", release date: 04/15/2013

  15. Clinical Voice Pathology, Theory and Management
    Voice
    Clinical Voice Pathology
    Theory and Management

    Joseph Stemple, PhD, Nelson Roy, PhD, CCC-SLP, and Bernice K. Klaben, PhD, CCC-SLP, BRS-S

    468 pages, B/W With Color Insert, Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 01/28/2014

  16. Cognitive Communication Disorders
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Cognitive Communication Disorders

    Michael L. Kimbarow, Ph.D.

    288 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 03/29/2011

  17. Cognitive-Communication Disorders of Dementia, Definition, Diagnosis, and Treatment
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Cognitive-Communication Disorders of Dementia
    Definition, Diagnosis, and Treatment

    Kathryn Bayles, PhD and Cheryl K. Tomoeda, MS

    288 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 12/26/2013

  18. Comprehensive Management of Swallowing Disorders
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Comprehensive Management of Swallowing Disorders

    Ricardo L. Carrau, M.D. and Thomas Murry, Ph.D.

    430 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 03/01/2006

  19. Counseling in Communication Disorders, A Wellness Perspective
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Counseling in Communication Disorders
    A Wellness Perspective

    Audrey L. Holland, PhD and Ryan L. Nelson, PhD

    360 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 6 x 9", release date: 10/09/2013

  20. Counseling in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, Reconstructing Personal Narratives
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Counseling in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
    Reconstructing Personal Narratives

    Anthony DiLollo, PhD, CCC-SLP and Robert A. Neimeyer, PhD

    300 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 6 x 9", release date: 06/02/2014

  21. Developmental Phonological Disorders, Foundations of Clinical Practice
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Developmental Phonological Disorders
    Foundations of Clinical Practice

    Susan Rvachew, PhD and Françoise Brosseau-Lapré, MSc (A), S-LP(c)

    928 pages, B/W With Color Insert, Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 04/15/2012

  22. Dysphagia Assessment and Treatment Planning, A Team Approach
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Dysphagia Assessment and Treatment Planning
    A Team Approach

    Rebecca Leonard, PhD and Katherine Kendall, MD

    384 pages, Color Illustrations (4 Color), Hardcover, 7 x 10", release date: 03/01/2013

  23. Dysphagia Assessment and Treatment Planning Workbook, A Team Approach
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Dysphagia Assessment and Treatment Planning Workbook
    A Team Approach

    Julie Barkmeier-Kraemer, PhD, CCC-SLP and Rebecca Leonard, PhD

    256 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Spiral Bound, 8.5 x 11", release date: 06/13/2013

  24. Fluency Disorders
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Fluency Disorders

    Kenneth J. Logan, PhD, CCC-SLP

    515 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 08/30/2014

  25. Functional Phonetics Workbook
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Functional Phonetics Workbook

    Mary Lou Marsoun Cancio, MA and Sadanand Singh, PhD

    336 + 16 pages of study cards pages, Illustrated (B/W), Spiral Bound, 8.5 x 11", release date: 06/15/2013

  26. Handbook of Statistical Methods, Single Subject Design
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Handbook of Statistical Methods
    Single Subject Design

    Eiki B. Satake, PhD, Vinoth Jagaroo, PhD, and David L. Maxwell, PhD

    172 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 06/01/2008

  27. INTRO, A Guide to Communication Sciences and Disorders
    Speech-Language Pathology
    INTRO
    A Guide to Communication Sciences and Disorders

    Michael P. Robb, PhD

    480 pages, Color Illustrations (4 Color), Hardcover, 7 x 10", release date: 11/06/2013

  28. Introduction to Language Development
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Introduction to Language Development

    Sandra Levey, PhD

    368 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 03/15/2013

  29. Introduction to Language Development Workbook
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Introduction to Language Development Workbook

    Sandra Levey, PhD

    88 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Spiral Bound, 7 x 10", release date: 03/30/2013

  30. Language Development
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Language Development

    LouAnn Gerken, PhD

    257 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 6 x 9", release date: 11/01/2008

  31. Milestones, Normal Speech and Language Development Across the Life Span
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Milestones
    Normal Speech and Language Development Across the Life Span

    John W. Oller, Jr., PhD, Stephen D. Oller, PhD, and Stacy N. Oller, MS, CCC-SLP

    624 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 12/20/2012

  32. Neurogenic Communication Disorders, Life Stories and the Narrative Self
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Neurogenic Communication Disorders
    Life Stories and the Narrative Self

    Barbara B. Shadden, PhD, Fran Hagstrom, PhD, and Patricia R. Koski, PhD

    257 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 05/01/2008

  33. Phonetics, Principles and Practices
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Phonetics
    Principles and Practices

    Sadanand Singh, PhD

    268 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 11/01/2005

  34. Preclinical Speech Science, Anatomy, Physiology, Acoustics, Perception
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Preclinical Speech Science
    Anatomy, Physiology, Acoustics, Perception

    Thomas J. Hixon, PhD, Gary Weismer, PhD, and Jeannette D. Hoit, PhD

    712 pages, Color Illustrations (4 Color), 8.5 x 11", release date: 03/30/2013

  35. Preclinical Speech Science Bundle (Textbook and Workbook)
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Preclinical Speech Science Bundle (Textbook and Workbook)

    Thomas J. Hixon, PhD, Gary Weismer, PhD, and Jeannette D. Hoit, PhD

    N/A pages, Color Illustrations (4 Color), 8.5 x 11", release date: 03/30/2013

  36. Preclinical Speech Science Workbook
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Preclinical Speech Science Workbook

    Jeannette D. Hoit, PhD and Gary Weismer, PhD

    384 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Spiral Bound, 8.5 x 11", release date: 03/30/2013

  37. Professional Communication in Speech-Language Pathology, How to Write, Talk, and Act like a Clinician
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Professional Communication in Speech-Language Pathology
    How to Write, Talk, and Act like a Clinician

    A. Embry Burrus, MCD and Laura B. Willis, MCD

    250 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 11/30/2012

  38. Professional Writing in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Professional Writing in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

    Robert Goldfarb, PhD and Yula Cherpelis Serpanos, PhD

    384 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 09/07/2013

  39. Psycholinguistics, Introduction and Applications
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Psycholinguistics
    Introduction and Applications

    Lise Menn, PhD

    506 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 10/01/2010

  40. Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Methods for Systematic Inquiry
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders
    Methods for Systematic Inquiry

    Lauren K. Nelson, PhD

    264 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 09/28/2012

  41. School Programs in Speech-Language Pathology, Organization and Service Delivery
    Speech-Language Pathology
    School Programs in Speech-Language Pathology
    Organization and Service Delivery

    Jean L. Blosser, EdD, CCC-SLP

    464 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 11/14/2011

  42. Singing and Teaching Singing, A Holistic Approach to Classical Voice
    Singing and the Performing Arts
    Singing and Teaching Singing
    A Holistic Approach to Classical Voice

    Janice L. Chapman, AUA, OAM

    368 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, release date: 11/14/2011

  43. Speech and Voice Science
    Voice
    Speech and Voice Science

    Alison Behrman, PhD, CCC-SLP

    504 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 08/15/2012

  44. Speech-Language Pathology Assistants, A Resource Manual
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Speech-Language Pathology Assistants
    A Resource Manual

    Jennifer A. Ostergren, PhD

    464 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 01/15/2014

  45. Statistical Methods and Reasoning for the Clinical Sciences, Evidence-Based Practice
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Statistical Methods and Reasoning for the Clinical Sciences
    Evidence-Based Practice

    Eiki B. Satake, PhD

    300 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 08/01/2014

  46. Stuttering
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Stuttering

    Joseph S. Kalinowski, PhD and Tim Saltuklaroglu, PhD

    359 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 6 x 9", release date: 11/01/2005

  47. Textbook of Voice Disorders
    Voice
    Textbook of Voice Disorders

    Albert L. Merati, MD and Steven A. Bielamowicz, MD, FACS

    278 pages, Color Illustrations (4 Color), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 08/01/2006

  48. The Craft of Singing
    Voice
    The Craft of Singing

    Garyth Nair, M.A.

    888 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 02/01/2007

  49. The Late Eight
    Speech-Language Pathology
    The Late Eight

    Ken M. Bleile, PhD

    360 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 10/31/2013

  50. The Vocal Athlete, Application and Technique for the Hybrid Singer
    Voice
    The Vocal Athlete
    Application and Technique for the Hybrid Singer

    Marci Rosenberg, MS, CCC-SLP and Wendy D. LeBorgne, PhD, CCC-SLP

    200 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Spiral Bound, 8.5 x 11", release date: 06/02/2014

  51. The Vocal Athlete
    Voice
    The Vocal Athlete

    Wendy D. LeBorgne, PhD, CCC-SLP and Marci Rosenberg, MS, CCC-SLP

    300 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 06/02/2014

  52. Vocal Health and Pedagogy,  Volume 1, Science and Assessment
    Voice
    Vocal Health and Pedagogy, Volume 1
    Science and Assessment

    Robert Thayer Sataloff, MD

    263 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 03/01/2006

  53. Vocal Health and Pedagogy,  Volume 2, Advanced Assessment and Treatment
    Voice
    Vocal Health and Pedagogy, Volume 2
    Advanced Assessment and Treatment

    Robert Thayer Sataloff, MD

    371 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 03/01/2006

  54. Voice Disorders
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Voice Disorders

    Christine Sapienza, PhD and Bari Hoffman Ruddy, PhD

    416 pages, B/W With Color Insert, Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 11/01/2012

  55. Voice Disorders Bundle (Textbook and Workbook)
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Voice Disorders Bundle (Textbook and Workbook)

    Christine Sapienza, PhD and Bari Hoffman Ruddy, PhD

    N/A pages, release date: 03/15/2013

  56. Voice Disorders Workbook
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Voice Disorders Workbook

    Christine Sapienza, PhD and Bari Hoffman Ruddy, PhD

    152 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Spiral Bound, 8.5 x 11", release date: 11/10/2012

  57. Workplace Skills and Professional Issues in Speech-Language Pathology
    Speech-Language Pathology
    Workplace Skills and Professional Issues in Speech-Language Pathology

    Betsy Partin Vinson, MMedSc, CCC-SLP

    392 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 6 x 9", release date: 04/01/2009

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