Q: What is depicted on each photo card?
A: On each card a single activity is depicted, which is performed by one or two persons or a scene is shown in which the family is doing something, e.g. eating breakfast, playing cards, etc.
Q: What information is in the manual?
A: It depends on which set. In the verb series - Set 1 to Set 3 - there is a main index with the listings for each photo card, an alphabetical listing of the verbs, an object index and instructions for applying the photo cards for language testing and language therapy.
In the object series there are other indexes.
Q: In what languages are the manuals available?
A: Each manual is available in English and in German. In the English language manual the main index - consisting of a listing for each photo card - is available in the following languages:
Set 1: French and Italian
Set 2: French and Spanish
Set 3: French, Italian and Spanish
Object series: English, French, German, Italian and Spanish
Q: What do Leading Experts Say about ELA?
"This is the most exciting collection of therapy material that I have ever seen... J. Stark has accomplished what most of us have always dreamed about doing, which is to have the world of daily living, for all our patients, within our grasp."
Prof. Audrey L. Holland, Ph.D.
"ELA allows for the systematic assessment of a patient's ability to process various aspects of lexical, morphological and syntactic structure. The proper use of this test should allow the clinician to detect even highly specific linguistic deficits."
Prof. Alfonso Caramazza, Ph.D.
Q: How much does ELA cost?
A: The cost varies depending on whether you buy a single set or a complete set.
A single verb set (Set 1 or Set 2 or Set 3) costs: 195 euros (plus shipping).
A single object series costs: 42 euros (plus shipping).
A complete set (Set 1, Set 2, and Set 3) costs: 550 euros (plus shipping).
A complete set with the object series costs: 589 euros (plus shipping).
Need more information?
E-mail author Jacqueline Stark, Ph.D.