ERIC Number: ED428494
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Directory: Information Resources for Human Communication Disorders.
National Inst. on Deafness and Other Communications Disorders, Bethesda, MD.
This directory is designed to encourage networking among individuals and organizations that have an interest in deafness and communication disorders. The main body of the directory includes descriptions and publications of 122 organizations that are national in scope and that focus on health issues relating to hearing, balance, smell, taste, voice, speech, and language. An appendix lists organizations with a broader focus, such as disability issues or special education, which also encompass communication disorders. The descriptions in the directory are provided by each organization included. An index of the organizations by name and a subject index are provided. (CR)
Descriptors: Adults, Advocacy, Children, Communication Disorders, Deafness, Language Impairments, National Organizations, Organizations (Groups), Resource Materials, Social Support Groups, Speech Impairments
NIDCD Information Clearinghouse, 1 Communication Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20892-3456; Tel: 800-241-1044 (Toll Free); TTY: 800-241-1055 (Toll Free); Fax: 301-907-8330; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://webdb.nicd.nih.gov/resdir/resourc.html
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. on Deafness and Other Communications Disorders, Bethesda, MD.