Children's Speech and Literacy Difficulties: A Psycholinguistic Framework
This book presents a systematic hypothesis testing approach to the assessment of speech processing skills in children, and is based on the popular courses run by the authors. The book aims to develop the knowledge and analytical skills of those who need to administer and evaluate assessment materials. Principles of psycholinguistic investigation are introduced through a series of activities relating to theoretical and practical issues. The book demonstrates through case studies how to profile and interpret a child′s performance within a developmental psycholinguistic model. It will be of particular interest to practitioners, researchers and students in the following areas: speech and language therapy; education; clinical, educational and developmental psychology and child language and clinical linguistics.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
affricates articulatory auditory discrimination test auditory processing blending Chapter child articulate child discriminate child have adequate child's speech children with speech clusters coda connected speech cross deficits developmental developmental verbal dyspraxia discrimination task dysarthria dyslexia example fricatives involved Key to Activity lexical representations literacy development literacy problems Logographic minimal pair motor execution motor planning motor program nonword repetition normal normally-developing children onset orthographic output side patterns performance peripheral auditory phonetic phonetic discrimination phonological awareness phonological recognition phonological representations picture place of articulation psycholinguistic assessment question reading and spelling real word repetition reference to lexical response rhyme detection rhyme judgement rhyme production Route score segmentation sequences Snowling speech and language speech and literacy speech difficulties speech disorders speech errors speech output speech processing model speech processing profile speech processing skills spoken Stackhouse standard score stored syllable Systematic Simplification Phase target word tester therapy verbal vocabulary vowel Zoe's speech