Books tagged: speech therapy

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Apraxia Explained
Price: $26.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
Apraxia Explained shares one mother's journey to help her daughter recover from apraxia. At age three Josie was diagnosed with apraxia, using many additional alternative therapies, she was able to quickly recover. This book outlines how your child can recover quickly too.
An Accidental Advocate: A mother's journey with her exceptional son
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,890. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A health care consultant turned education advocate, Kathryn Burke is the parent of a son with learning disabilities and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. An Accidental Advocate chronicles her journey to identify her son's challenges and obtain supports necessary to address his needs. Also described are the steep learning curve and emotions that accompany being her son's advocate.
Stuttering: Inspiring Stories and Professional Wisdom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
25 chapters. 16 chapters capture the inspiring stories of people who stutter. The final 9 chapters are written by leading professionals and delve into current and exciting issues in stuttering and treatment. Topics include facing fears, voluntary stuttering, choosing a therapist, a letter to "fluency," covert stuttering, telling others you stutter, passing as fluent, substance abuse and much more.
Children's Speech, Language & Hearing: The Answer Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Answers to 100 questions frequently asked by parents, teachers, child care specialists and other professionals about young children's speech, language and hearing.
Stutter Boy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When a traumatic experience in grade school opens the eyes of Aaron Thomas to his life as someone who stutters, he finds himself on two life-changing journeys. Stutter Boy takes readers inside the mind of someone who stutters and shows that we are at our best when we share with others our personal testimonies of trials and triumphs, as one person’s impediment can be another person’s gift.
Swallowing Disorders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Swallowing Disorders (also known as dysphagia) is a reference guide that offers in depth information on chewing and swallowing function in both normal and impaired elders. Included in the book are signs and symptoms of dysphagia as well as what can be done to manage it. Gabrielle Garbin is a speech pathologist with a breadth of experience evaluating and treating patients with swallowing disorders.
The Cow Says Moo. Ten Tips to Teach Toddlers to Talk: An Early Intervention Guide
Price: $9.89 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
Empower yourself to help your child now with The Cow Says Moo, an early intervention guide that will teach you the best, easy-to-use proven strategies for helping children learn to communicate! In 10 easy-to-follow tips, The Cow Says Moo provides the same proven, common sense strategies that are used by practitioners who provide direct home-based speech therapy to toddlers and their families.
Deaf Lit Extravaganza
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Handtype Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
This celebration of short stories, poems, and essays gives us a glimpse into the Deaf signing community, something that literature by hearing authors featuring deaf characters has rarely done. Even in pieces that are about just one Deaf person, readers get a powerful sense of life in one of the most vibrant and least understood communities.
Marshall's Story: The Boy Who Saw Angels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,860. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
My young son had a near fatal car wreck that resulted in extensive brain surgery and 32 days in the hospital. The story involved my two hour drive to get to the hospital, the daily emails I was able to send on his miraculous recovery and physical therapy progress, and his revealing to me whom he had spoken with and how he was able to stay with us.
Help For Stammerers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
This book, Help for Stammerers, is designed for stutters, people with speech problem and speech therapists. It deals with proper handling of breath control, muffling, slurring and words jam. It also explains management of speech pace/pitch and syllabic sounds, along with overcoming poor habits and social phobias associated with stammer.