Download Classification of Developmental Language Disorders: by Ludo Verhoeven, Hans van Balkom PDF

By Ludo Verhoeven, Hans van Balkom

Chapters written through prime experts provide present views at the origins and improvement of language issues. They deal with the query: How can the kid's linguistic atmosphere be restructured in order that youngsters in danger can increase vital adaptive abilities within the domain names of self-care, social interplay, and challenge fixing? This theory-based, yet sensible booklet emphasizes the significance of exact definitions of subtypes for overview and intervention. it will likely be of curiosity to scholars, researchers, and practitioners within the box of developmental language disorders.
 
 

Show description

Read Online or Download Classification of Developmental Language Disorders: Theoretical Issues and Clinical Implications PDF

Best allied health professions books

Fractal Analysis of the Binding and Dissociation Kinetics for Different Analytes on Biosensor Surfaces

Biosensors are discovering expanding functions in numerous components. over the past few years the components the place biosensors can be used successfully has elevated dramatically. This ebook just like the prior 4 books on analyte-receptor binding and dissociation kinetics by way of this writer addresses the customarily ignored quarter.

Modelling Biomedical Signals

Complaints of the convention held September 19-21, 2001 in Bari, Italy. This publication, as a result of the cross-disciplinary interplay between physicists biologists and physicians, covers numerous issues the place tools and methods rooted in physics are effectively utilized to research and to version biomedical information.

User Centred Networked Health Care: Proceedings of MIE 2011

This quantity of stories in well-being expertise and Informatics person concentrated Networked healthiness Care complaints of MIE 2011 contributes to the dialogue of the unresolved demanding situations bobbing up for 21century wellbeing and fitness care. It highlights a few layout concerns and explores reports of wellbeing and fitness pros and sufferers operating and residing in ICT enabled environments.

Bruce & Borg’s Psychosocial Frames of Reference: Theories, Models, and Approaches for Occupation-Based Practice

Psychosocial well-being is a basic portion of all human wellbeing and fitness and wellbeing and fitness. mental, emotional, and social elements have interaction to steer peoples’ occupational lives, in flip influencing psychosocial future health. Occupational therapists working towards in modern health and wellbeing and social sectors require the information, attitudes and talents to spot and handle those psychosocial elements.

Additional resources for Classification of Developmental Language Disorders: Theoretical Issues and Clinical Implications

Sample text

B. ), Speech and language impairment in children: Causes, characteristics, interventions and outcome (pp. 195–210). Hove, England: Psychology Press. , & Prince, A. (1988). On language and connectionism: Analysis of a parallel distributed processing model of language acquisition. Cognition, 28, 73–193. , & Vance, R. (1994). Selection of preschool language tests: A data-based approach. Language, Speech and Hearing Services in Schools, 25, 15–24. Plunkett, K. (1995). Connectionist approaches to language acquisition.

In the present investigation, the percentage of children with SLI who appeared to have recovered (Cluster 2 children) was 7% at Time 1 (7 years) and 12% at Time 2 (8 years). Thus, patterns of language strengths and weaknesses change with developmental time and no doubt with the influence of other important factors such as intervention. However, despite these unknown influences, it appears that there are still only a limited number of profiles of language strengths and weaknesses in children with SLI.

Three Subtests of the British Ability Scales (BAS; Elliot, 1983). Number skills. Children are presented with picture cues and asked to perform calculations. These range in complexity and include counting, finding similarities, simple addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, matching figures to groups of objects, and tests of concepts. Responses are scored as correct or incorrect, and the test is discontinued once the child has answered five questions incorrectly. The number of correct answers is summed and a percentile for age recorded.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.63 of 5 – based on 31 votes