This book is the first to fully define and describe the functional approach to neurogenic communication and swallowing disorders.
Featuring contributions from leading experts and researchers worldwide, this volume outlines diverse treatment and assessment strategies using the functional approach, also examining them from a consumer and payer perspective. These strategies are designed to improve the day-to-day life of patients, while providing third parties with the practical outcomes they seek.
This outstanding book is ideal for SLPs and graduate students in speech-language pathology programs.An excellent text . . . will stand as the 'bible' for the functional approach . . . To students and speech language pathologists, this text will be as provacative as it is revolutionary. - Advances in Speech-Language Pathology