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The ABCs of AVT
Analyzing Auditory-Verbal Therapy, An Educational Tool for Professionals

Warren Estabrooks, Rhonda Schwartz
104 pages, Illustrated (B/W), Spiral Bound, 8.5 x 11"
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Part I: The Auditory-Verbal Approach
Auditory-Verbal Therapy
Mission Statements
Principles of Auditory-Verbal Practice
NYGH Team Model
Building Blocks of AVT at NYGH
Conversational Competence
Hierarchy of Listening Skills
Figure Ground
Adaptive Strategies for Listening
The Hand Cue in Auditory-Verbal Therapy
Parent Participation
Diagnostic Information for Articulation/Phonology
Articulation/Phonology Remediation Hierarchy
Techniques for Eliciting and Improving Speech Production
Language Processing
Variables Affecting Progress

Part II: The Task Analysis Guide
How to Follow the Guide
The Task Analysis Guide
Episodes 1-33

Part III: References

Part IV: Suggested Readings

About The Authors

Warren Estabrooks

Warren Estabrooks, M.Ed., Dip. Ed. Deaf, LSLS Cert. AVT, is President and CEO of WE Listen International Inc., a global consulting company in Toronto, Canada. He and his team provide professional education, training, and development in Auditory-Verbal Therapy for practitioners who work with children with hearing loss and their families around the world.

Rhonda Schwartz