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 19 free sample articles—check out the celebrated content exclusive only to SIG affiliates!

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SIG 1: Language Learning and Education

Lexical Considerations in the Treatment of Speech Sound Disorders in Children
Anna Sosa

SIG 2: Neurogenic Communication Disorders

Decolonizing Speech-Language Pathology Practice in Acquired Neurogenic Disorders
Claire Penn, Elizabeth Armstrong, Karen Brewer, Barbara Purves, Meaghan McAllister, Deborah Hersh, Erin Godecke, Natalie Ciccone, and Abigail Lewis

SIG 3: Voice and Upper Airway Disorders

Development of an Electronic Documentation System for Voice Therapy: A New Teaching and Clinical Research Tool
Elizabeth S. Heller Murray, Katherine L. Girouard, Meredith J. Cler, and Cara E. Stepp

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

Feeding and Swallowing Issues in Infants With Craniofacial Anomalies
Claire Kane Miller and Lauren L. Madhoun

SIG 6: Hearing and Hearing Disorders: Research and Diagnostics

Mild Hearing Loss Can Impair Brain Function
Dan H. Sanes

SIG 7: Aural Rehabilitation and Its Instrumentation

Reflections on Aural Rehabilitation: Interview With Mark Ross
Kathy Cienkowski and Mark Ross

SIG 8: Audiology and Public Health

Audism and Its Implications for Audiology
Jaime A. B. Wilson and Samuel R. Atcherson

SIG 9: Hearing and Hearing Disorders in Childhood

Cochlear Implants 2016: Advances in Candidacy, Technology, and Outcomes, Factors That Drive the Expansion of Pediatric Cochlear Implant Candidacy
Teresa A. Zwolan and Donna L. Sorkin

SIG 10: Issues in Higher Education

T echnology Training in Speech-Language Pathology: A Focus on Tablets and Apps
Jeffrey Edwards and Elena Dukhovny

SIG 11: Administration and Supervision

Patient Provider Communication: Preparation of Speech-Language Pathology Externship Students
David R. Beukelman, Susan Fager, and Suzanne Seberg

SIG 12: Augmentative and Alternative Communication

Videos With Integrated AAC Visual Scene Displays to Enhance Participation in Community and Vocational Activities: Pilot Case Study With an Adolescent With Autism Spectrum Disorder
Tara O'Neill, Janice Light, and David McNaughton

SIG 13: Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia)

Radiation 101: A Guide for Speech-Language Pathologists
Carly Barbon, Andrew Hope, and Catriona Steele

SIG 14: Cultural and Linguistic Diversity

Where Spanish and English Come Together: A Two Dimensional Bilingual Approach to Clinical Decision Making
Jissel B. Anaya, Elizabeth D. Peña, and Lisa M. Bedore

SIG 15: Gerontology

Dysphagia in Persons with Dementia: The Dual Diagnosis Challenge
Michelle Tristani

SIG 16: School-Based Issues

Changing How Speech-Language Pathologists Think and Talk About Dialect Variation
Janna B. Oetting, Kyomi D. Gregory, and Andrew M. Rivière

SIG 17: Global Issues in Communication Sciences and Related Disorders

Crosslinguistic Phonological Development: An International Collaboration
Barbara May Bernhardt, Joseph Paul Stemberger, and Daniel Bérubé

SIG 18: Telepractice

Positive Outcomes for Speech Telepractice as Evidence for Reimbursement Policy Change
Lori Short, Tiffany Rea, Beki Houston, Sonya Scott, and Pamela Forducey

SIG 19: Speech Science

Intelligibility in Accent Management
Alison Behrman

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