About the Journal : Topics in Language Disorders

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About the Journal

​Topics in Language Disorders (TLD) is a double-blind peer-reviewed topical journal that has dual purposes: (1) to serve as a scholarly resource for researchers and clinicians who share an interest in spoken and written language development and disorders across the lifespan, with a focus on interdisciplinary and international concerns; and (2) to provide relevant information to support theoretically sound, culturally sensitive, research-based clinical practices.

Indexing: Topics in Language Disorders is cited in Academic OneFile, Academic Search, Allied and Complementary Database, Cumulative Index to Nursing Administration and Health Literature (CINAHL), EBSCO A-Z, EMBASE, ERIC, Ex Libris, HINARI, JournalGuide, Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts, MLA International Bibliography, ProQuest, PsycINFO, Scopus, Social Sciences Citation Index, TDNet, and Web of Science. 

Publication & Editorial Staff Contacts

Senior Publisher
Randi Davis

VP, Global Journal Publishing & Society Solutions​
Jennifer E. Brogan 

Marketing Manager 
Erin Cantino 

Senior Production Editor
Natasha Dougherty

Executive Director, Continuing Education
Karen Innocent, DNP, RN, CRNP, ANP-BC, CMSRN

LWW CE Manager/ASHA CE Administrator
Denise Felsenstein

Translation, Rights & Licensing
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Sarah E. Wallace, PhD, CCC-SLP
Gary A. Troia, PhD, CCC-SLP

Editor Emerita
Nickola Wolf Nelson, PhD

Founding Editor
Katharine G. Butler, PhD