Short-term Memory Difficulties in Children

Price
£35.99
ISBN: 
9780863884412
Published: 
Aug 2004
Code: 
0025143

This book is ideal for practising education psychologists and speech & language therapists working with children with short-term memory difficulties. Memory therapy can have a direct and positive impact on a child's receptive langauge skills, self-confidence and ability to learn.

This practical resource provides a complete programme of ideas for developing a child's short-term memory skills.

Contents

144pp, A4, wire-o-bound

Chapters

  • An introduction to memory theory
  • Strategies for therapy
  • Memory activities for therapy and practice
  • Further resources
  • Assessments, resources, references
  • Bibliography.

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Published reviews

"This is a useful, well-structured resource for an area of language difficulty often overlooked....Relevant for both clinic or education based therapy and recommended for children aged 7 to 11 although secondary pupils may benefit too. There are also very clear advice sheets for schools and parents."
Speech  Language Therapy in Practice

"Practical resource...clearly presented...easy to follow and well structured."
ACQ  

"This book is clearly organized...well written and easy to follow...simple to use."
JSLPA

'"A good example of an effective resource book with design and production appropriate to the final user.'"
British Book Design  Production Awards

"Very readable and very informative...all in all I found this a very useful resource." 
NAPLIC

"Anyone working with school-aged children would find the contents of the book useful." 
Helen Still  SLT  Child Language Teaching and Therapy

"It has some useful ideas  strategies and information."
Frank Wise School, Banbury