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The Texas Preschool Screening Inventory

A Simple Screening Device for Language and Learning Disorders
  • Julian S. Haber
  • Marylee Norris
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Part of the Topics in Developmental Psychobiology book series (TDP)

Abstract

Of the more than 4 million children in the United States classified as educationally handicapped (Martin, 1980), more than half are classified as having hearing, speech, or learning disabilities. Many of these youngsters have subtle deficits not readily identified by routine pediatric examination. Furthermore, most of the available screening examinations are somewhat laborious and not well suited for routine office use (Smith, 1978).

Keywords

Head Start Language Disability Auditory Sequencing Subtle Deficit Texas Education Agency 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Julian S. Haber
    • 1
  • Marylee Norris
    • 1
  1. 1.Miller Speech and Hearing Clinic, Division of Communication PathologyTexas Christian UniversityFort WorthUSA

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