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Textbooks - Desk Copies

Desk Copies

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Child and Adolescent Communication Disorders, Organic and Neurogenic Bases
Speech-Language Pathology

Child and Adolescent Communication Disorders

Organic and Neurogenic Bases

Marie R. Kerins, EdD, CCC-SLP

375 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 12/30/2014

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

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

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

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

Clinical Voice Pathology, Theory and Management
Voice

Clinical Voice Pathology

Theory and Management

Joseph C. Stemple, PhD, CCC-SLP, 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

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

Cognitive Communication Disorders
Speech-Language Pathology

Cognitive Communication Disorders

Michael L. Kimbarow, PhD

320 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 12/30/2014

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, CCC-SLP

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Fluency Disorders
Speech-Language Pathology

Fluency Disorders

Kenneth J. Logan, PhD, CCC-SLP

632 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Softcover, 7 x 10", release date: 09/30/2014

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

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

Hearing, Anatomy, Physiology, and Disorders of the Auditory System
Medicine

Hearing

Anatomy, Physiology, and Disorders of the Auditory System

Aage R. Møller, PhD (D. Med. Sci.)

432 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Hardcover, 8.5 x 11", release date: 07/27/2012

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

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

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

Language Development
Speech-Language Pathology

Language Development

LouAnn Gerken, PhD

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

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

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

Phonetics, Principles and Practices
Speech-Language Pathology

Phonetics

Principles and Practices

Sadanand Singh, PhD

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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, CCC-SLP

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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