Perspectives Sample Articles

The coordinators of each of the Special Interest Groups have specially selected an article from their respective online Perspectives periodical to share with nonaffiliates. That's 18 free sample articles—check out the celebrated content exclusive only to SIG affiliates!

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SIG 1: Language Learning and Education

The Window to Language is Still Open: Distinguishing Between Preverbal and Minimally Verbal Children With ASD
Charlotte DiStefano and Connie Kasari

SIG 2: Neurogenic Communication Disorders

Right Hemisphere Strokes
Margaret Lehman Blake

SIG 3: Voice and Voice Disorders

Basic Science: The Foundation of Evidence-Based Voice Therapy
Aaron M. Johnson

SIG 4: Fluency and Fluency Disorders

Does Excessive Attention to Speech Contribute to Stuttering? A Preliminary Study With a Reading Comprehension Task
Daichi Iimura, Shintaro Uehara, Shinji Yamamoto, Tsuyoshi Aihara, and Keisuke Kushiro

SIG 5: Craniofacial and Velopharyngeal Disorders

Five Decades of Research Experience in Speech Anatomy and Physiology
David P. Kuehn

SIG 6: Hearing and Hearing Disorders: Research and Diagnostics

The Developing Relationship Among Cognition, Amplification, and Aural Rehabilitation
Jeffrey J. DiGiovanni and Travis L. Riffle

SIG 7: Aural Rehabilitation and Its Instrumentation

Interprofessional Practice and Education Supports Tinnitus Management
Marc Fagelson

SIG 8: Audiology and Public Health

Prevent Falling Patients From Falling Off the Radar: Resources for Building Your Falls Risk Protocol
Kelsey Hatton

SIG 9: Hearing and Hearing Disorders in Childhood

Treatment of (Central) Auditory Processing Disorder: Bridging the Gap Between the Audiologist and the Speech-Language Pathologist
Velvet Buehler

SIG 10: Issues in Higher Education

Preparing Our Future Helping Professionals to Become Critical Thinkers: A Tutorial
Patrick Finn, Shelley B. Brundage, and Anthony DiLollo

SIG 11: Administration and Supervision

Clinical Teaching Methods for Stimulating Students' Critical Thinking
Samantha J. Procaccini, Nancy J. Carlino, and Denise M. Joseph

SIG 12: Augmentative and Alternative Communication

The Three Definitions of Application for AAC Intervention
Samuel C. Sennott, Reny Ferrari, Gayle McLernon, and Deborah Lesher

SIG 13: Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia)

Thickened Liquids = Substandard Oral Fluid Intake = Dehydration. Is It Really That Simple?
Anne McGrail

SIG 14: Cultural and Linguistic Diversity

Dynamic Assessment With Bilinguals: A Focus on Increasing Clinicians' Confidence
Brenda K. Gorman

SIG 15: Gerontology

Bridging the Gap: SLP Approaches for Persons With Early Stage Dementia
Michelle Tristani

SIG 16: School-Based Issues

Perceptions of Disability: Families From Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Backgrounds
Katrina Sanchez and Carla Wood

SIG 17: Global Issues in Communication Sciences and Related Disorders

From Volunteering to Academic Programming: A Case Example
Cindy Gill, Sneha Bharadwaj, Nancy Quick, Sarah Wainscott, and Paula Chance

SIG 18: Telepractice

Telepractice in Speech-Language Pathology: The Evidence, the Challenges, and the Future
Deborah Theodoros

SIG 19: Speech Science

A Novel Interdisciplinary Course: Musical Acoustics and Health Issues
Donald Finan and Deanna Meinke

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