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Wired For Sound: A Journey Into Hearing, Revised And Updated, With A New Postscript
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,820. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The new revised and updated version of the classic book on deafness and cochlear implants is now available as an ebook. This rare “inside” account of hearing with a cochlear implant, the first effective artificial sensory organ ever developed, is a moving story about a deaf woman’s journey through deafness and into hearing.
Powered On
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Indigo River Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
Powered On is the true story of Sarah Churman's amazing transition from a life without natural hearing to a new world of sound. Nearly three decades after being born profoundly deaf, an advancement in technology allowed Sarah to hear the voices of her own children clearly for the very first time. In this deeply personal work, she reveals what it means to experience both sides of a disability.
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.
The Clinician’s Guide To Response Elaboration Training for Aphasia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / communicative disorders
This Recipe SLP guide provides a step-by-step how-to for implementing Response Elaboration Training and Modified RET for individuals with aphasia. This evidence-based guide explains the theory behind RET, describes tips, modifications, and variations for implementation, briefly summarizes published findings on patient outcomes, and provides active links to online resources.
The Clinician's Guide to Semantic Feature Analysis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Students new to Semantic Feature Analysis (SFA) or experienced speech-language pathologists wanting to expand on its application will find many uses for this short and quick overview of the method, theory, and evidence-base of SFA, This evidence-based guide reviews steps and tips for implementing one type of SFA and its variations, and briefly summarizes related research.