From the Back Cover
Treatment plan components for 26 speech-language disorders
- Over 1,000 prewritten treatment goals, objectives, and interventionsplus space to record your own treatment plan options
- A step-by-step guide to writing treatment plans that meet the requirements of most insurance companies and third-party payors
The Bestselling treatment planning system for mental health professionals
The Speech-Language Pathology Treatment Planner provides all the elements necessary to quickly and easily develop formal treatment plans that satisfy the demands of HMOs, managed care companies, and third-party payors. This book helps both the novice and expert speech-language pathologist to identify functional and meaningful strategies for improving a client's communication skills.
- Saves you hours of time-consuming paperwork, yet offers the freedom to develop customized treatment plans for adult, child, and adolescent clients
- Organized around 26 main speech-language disabilities, from those associated with aphasia and dysarthria to dysphagia, language disorders, alternative and augmentative communication, voice disorders, and others
- Over 1,000 well-crafted, clear statements describe the behavioral manifestations of each communication disorder, long-term goals, short-term goals, and clinically tested treatment options
- Easy-to-use reference format helps locate treatment plan components by disability
- Handy workbook-style format affords plenty of space to record your own customized definitions, goals, objectives, and interventions
Additional resources in the PracticePlanners® series:
- Homework Planners feature behaviorally based, ready-to-use assignments to speed treatment and keep clients engaged between sessions.
- Documentation Sourcebooks provide the forms and records that mental health professionals need to efficiently run their practice.
For more information on our PracticePlanners® products, including our full line of Treatment Planners, visit us on the Web at: www.wiley.com/practiceplanners
About the Author
KEITH LANDIS, MA, diagnoses and treats geriatric patients with communication disorders at Alden Rehabilitation and Nursing Centers in Illinois.
JUDITH VANDER WOUDE, PhD, is a Speech-Language Pathologist and Associate Professor for the Speech Pathology and Audiology Program at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.