Neuroscience for the Study of Communicative Disorders
Develop an understanding of neuroscience as it relates to your future career as a clinician, researcher, or instructor with this revised best-seller. The 5th Edition provides an easy-to-understand, meaningful overview of the basics of essential neuroscience concepts enhanced by case studies that connect neuroscience to the disorders you'll see in practice.
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NEW! The complexity of neuroscience has been simplified in every chapter, making it easier for you to master key neurological concepts.
NEW! Expanded Clinical Correlates sections include more treatment examples and mental function cases, as well as applied Clinical Relevance boxes.
NEW! Additional chapter-ending, problem-solving case studies deepen your understanding and help you hone your critical thinking skills.
A consistent, step-by-step structure beginning in Chapter 4 supports learning through learning objectives, chapter introductions, anatomy and terminology by structure, clinical concerns with neurologic concepts including pathology, and a clinical application .
Charts, graphs, diagrams, illustrations, brain mapping pictures, and MR and CT images (both normal and with pathologies) help you prepare for you r future role as an SLP therapist or audiologist.
Chapter-ending learning aids include summaries and review questions (with answers at the end of the book).
An end-of-book glossary helps you master the vocabulary of neuroscience.
Interactive, online study tools, including animations, video clips, labeling exercises, a digital Student Workbook, and more, help you master the content you need to succeed in your course and future career.