Books tagged: speech therapy

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Apraxia Explained
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Price: $26.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Category: 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
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,890. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: 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
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
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 Twice Man
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Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
This story is about a man who has a disability and is disillusioned with his wife, then one day he meets an inspriational woman in a park, and she changes everything.
The Cow Says Moo. Ten Tips to Teach Toddlers to Talk: An Early Intervention Guide
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Price: $9.89 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
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.
Toddler Talk: Easily encourage your toddler's language development with our tips & techniques!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Are you concerned about your child’s language development? Do you have a late talker? If so, then you have found the right book! With Toddler Talk, you will learn effective strategies to help encourage your child’s language development easily throughout the day. Parents possess the ability to make a real difference. The only caveat is parents must be informed.
Deaf Lit Extravaganza
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Handtype Press. Category: 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.