ERIC Number: EJ306812
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Therapy as Social Interaction: Analyzing the Contexts for Language Remediation.
Snow, Catherine; And Others
Topics in Language Disorders, v4 n4 p72-85 Sep 1984
The article analyzes therapeutic interactional styles with language disordered children, notes a shift in clinical goals and in clinical procedures as influenced by behaviorism, psycholinguistics, and sociolinguistics. A typical therapy session is described incorporating features that facilitate normal language acquisition (such as imitation and semantic contingency). (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Theme Issue: Language Development and Disorders in the Social Content.