Cleft Palate Speech: Assessment and Intervention

Cleft Palate Speech: Assessment and Intervention


the focal point of this booklet is on speech construction and speech processing linked to cleft palate, overlaying phonetic (perceptual and instrumental), phonological and psycholinguistic views, and together with assurance of implications for literacy and schooling, in addition to cross-linguistic adjustments. It attracts jointly a gaggle of overseas specialists within the fields of cleft lip and palate and speech technological know-how to supply an up to date and in-depth account of the character of speech construction, and the approaches and present proof base of overview and intervention for speech linked to cleft palate. the implications of speech problems linked to cleft on intelligibility and communicative participation also are lined. This booklet will offer an exceptional theoretical origin and a beneficial medical source for college students of speech-language pathology, for working towards speech-language pathologists, and for others drawn to speech construction in cleft palate, together with researchers and individuals of multi-disciplinary cleft groups who desire to be aware of extra in regards to the nature of speech problems linked to a cleft palate.

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