Working with Children with Voice Disorders by Jenny Hunt & Alyson Slater



This practical resource book is intended for speech language therapists and students who have little or no previous experience of working with children with dysphonia. “Drawing on more than 10 years’ experience with children’s voice disorders, the authors give practical advice on the nature of children’s voice problems, ideas for therapy, the aims of intervention and how best to achieve them, as well as an overview of the relevant literature. “Contains ideas for setting up treatment groups, together with case studies and suggestions on how to evaluate therapy and measure outcomes. “Includes ideas for working with groups as well as individuals. “Easily accessible and user-friendly. “Contains photocopiable resources for setting up voice groups, including all essential paperwork. The overall aim of this book is to enable therapists to work confidently and to gain the necessary skills in order to manage this client group within their generic caseload.