Developmental Reading Disabilities
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Developmental Reading Disabilities: A Language Based Treatment Approach, Second Edition 2003, available from Thomson Delmar Learning 

From the Preface

"Explanations, assessment, and treatment of developmental reading disabilities resemble the analogy of the "Six Blind Men and the Elephant." Different professional disciplines look at the problem from different perspectives and, sometimes, are blinded to views emanating from other disciplines..."

Sample Topics

(Download full table of contents in Word format)

  • Chapter 1 Language Based Reading Disabilities and Speech-Language Specialists

  • Chapter 2 The Language Continuum

  • Chapter 3 Developmental Reading Disabilities

  • Chapter 4 Assessment

  • Chapters 5 and 6 Treatment