Professional Writing in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

ISBN-10: 1597561754
ISBN-13: 9781597561754
Edition: 2009
List price: $65.00
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Book details

List price: $65.00
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Plural Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/1/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 350
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.012

As well as covering every key aspect of professional writing, the book also covers literature references, making it useful as both a teaching and research tool.

Introduction
Getting Started
Beginnings of Speech-Language Pathology
Beginnings of Audiology
Writing Rules
Apostrophes, Possessives, and Plurals
Corporeally Challenged
About the Deaf Community and "Hearing Impairment"
Our Pet, Peeve
Put Your Gender in Neutral
Ye Olde Antique Shoppe
Are We in Agreement?
Throw the Baby out the Window a Cookie
Out-of-Control Sentences
We Saw the FLK with SOB
The Facts, Ma'am, Just the Facts
Let Me Count the Ways
Eschew Obfuscation
A Final Note
Exercises
Evidence-Based Writing
The Scientific Method
Empirical Verification
Operational Definition
Controlled Observation
Statistical Generalization
Empirical Confirmation
The Scientific Method versus "Common Sense"
Psychological Verification
Verbal Definition
Uncontrolled Observation
Overgeneralization
Psychological Confirmation
The Scientific Method and Pseudoscience
Untestable
Unchanged
Conforming Evidence
Anecdotal Evidence
Inadequate Evidence
Avoiding Peer Review
Evaluation of Student's Evidence-Based Writing in Speech-Language Pathology
Exercises
Ethics of Professional Writing
The ASHA Code of Ethics
Principle of Ethics I
Principle of Ethics II
Principle of Ethics III
Principle of Ethics IV
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)
The Institutional Review Board
The Belmont Report
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Training Course
Conclusion
Exercises
Appendix 3A: Sample Institutional Review Board Research Review Form
Using Internet Resources
What is the Internet?
Syntax, Semantics, and Jargon
Internet Glossary: An Exercise in Futility
Uses and Abuses
Citing References from the Internet
Electronic Article
Specific Internet Document
Article in an Internet-Only Journal
Evaluating Internet Sources for Professional Writing
Final Note
Exercises
Using Library Resources
History of the Library
Collections
Books
Scholarly Journals
Audio-Visual Materials
Microforms
Services
The Organization of Information: Catalogs and Databases
Conducting a Search
Interlibrary Loans/Reciprocal Library Privileges
References Services
Reserve Items
Course Packs
Copyright Material
Plagiarism
Citing References from Print Books and Journals
Journal Article (One Author)
Journal Article (Two Authors)
Journal Article (Three to Five Authors)
Journal Article (Six or More Authors)
Entire Book
Edited Book
Chapter in an Edited Book
Quoted Material
Unpublished Paper Presented at a Professional Meeting
Poster Session Presented at a Professional Meeting
Exercises
Writing for Oral Presentation
Preparing the Oral Presentation
Developing the Speech
Outlining the Presentation
Delivering the Oral Presentation
Computer-Generated Presentations
Creating Computer-Generated Presentations
Factors in Effective Speech Delivery
Tips for Delivering the Speech
Sample Computer-Generated Presentation
Exercises
The Diagnostic Report
Diagnostic Labeling
Threats to Accurate Diagnosis
Rules for Diagnosis
Rule 1
Rule 2
Rule 3
Rule 4
Rule 5
Writing the Diagnostic Report
The Logic of Report Writing
The Diagnostic Report Format
Guidelines for Writing Diagnostic Reports in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
Writing Aspects
Format
Sections of the Diagnostic Report
Report Drafts
Writing the History
Diagnostic Report Format-Speech and Language
Referral Information
Background Information
Assessment Information
Pragmatics of Communication
Language Comprehension
Language Production
Speech Production
Orofacial Examination and Feeding
Voice and Fluency
Cognition and Play
Audition
Motor Skills
Clinical Impressions
Recommendations
Diagnostic Protocol Worksheet-Speech and Language
Referral Information
Background Information
Assessment Information
Pragmatics
Language Comprehension
Language Production
Speech Production
Orofacial Examination and Feeding
Voice
Fluency
Cognition and Play
Audition
Motor Skills
Diagnostic Report Format-Audiology
History
Assessment Information
Ear Examination and Otoscopy
Pure Tone Audiometry
Speech Audiometry
Immittance
Behavioral Site-of-Lesion Tests
Electrophysiologic Tests
Clinical Impressions
Recommendations
Diagnostic Protocol Worksheet-Audiology
History
Assessment Information
Ear Examination and Otoscopy
Pure Tone Audiometry
Speech Audiometry
Immittance
Behavioral Site-of-Lesion Tests
Electrophysiologic Tests
Exercises
Clinical Reports and Referrals
Informed Consent and Permission
Justification
Informed Consent Form
Permission Form
Types of Professional Reports
Treatment Plan
Progress Report
Guidelines for Writing Progress Reports in Speech-Language Pathology
Progress Report: Writing Style Worksheet
Edited Progress Report in Speech-Language Pathology
Audiogram Form Report
Medical Chart Logs/Reports
Example of a Medical Chart Report: Speech-Language Pathology
Example of a Medical Chart Report: Audiology
Professional Correspondence
Professional Referrals/Sending Reports
Letters to Professionals
Correspondence via Electronic Media
Exercises
Writing for Professional Advancement
Resumes
Do's
Don'ts
Letterhead
Education
Certifications/Licenses
Professional Experience
Awards/Honors
Publications
Professional Presentations
Research
Professional Affiliations/Activities
Skills
References
Cover Letters for Resumes
Resume Cover Letter Format
Sample Resume Cover Letter
Portfolios
Portfolio Checklist of Clinical Work in Audiology
Portfolio Checklist of Clinical Work in Speech-Language Pathology (Adelphi University Codes)
Multiple-Choice Tests
The Stem
The Options
Index

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