The Source for Dysarthria Book

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Explores the intricacies of dysarthria evaluation and gives guidelines for a differential diagnosis with descriptions of each dysarthria type.

Includes evaluation forms for adults and children, word/sentence lists, reading passages, exercises, and activities to develop respiration, phonation, resonance, articulation and prosody educational handouts and more!

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This new edition presents a refresher on the neurology of dysarthria as well as current information and lots of helpful tools for assessment, treatment planning, and treatment techniques. 

The approach is organised around a perceptual framework, using listening skills to help make decisions about diagnosis and treatment (in contrast to using instrumental assessment). The information helps you:

  • understand the interrelationships among respiration, phonation, resonance, articulation, and prosody
  • determine possible causes for the observed symptoms
  • incorporate long-term goals of intelligibility, comprehensibility, efficiency, and naturalness

The intricacies of dysarthria evaluation are explained and guidelines provided for a differential diagnosis. Descriptions of each dysarthria type include:

  • possible medical diagnoses
  • associated neurological symptoms and reflexes
  • typical patient complaints
  • tasks to help distinguish the particular type of dysarthria

Updates in this second edition include the most up to date  information on:

  • oral-motor exercises - what they do or don't do for improved speech intelligibility
  • instrumentation
  • measuring outcomes of intelligibility, comprehensibility, and efficiency
  • treatment activities for comprehensibility and efficiency
  • coding and billing for treatment
  • dysarthria in children

120 printable pages of hands-on therapy tools:

  • Perceptual Dysarthria Evaluation (adult and paediatric forms)
  • informal evaluation forms for respiration, phonation, resonance, articulation, and prosody
  • case history form
  • 80 pages of word/sentence lists, reading passages, exercises, and activities to develop respiration, phonation, resonance, articulation, and prosody
  • educational handouts
  • activities for improving intelligibility and comprehensibility
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