ERIC Number: EJ313766
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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Benefits of Total Communication as Perceived by Parents of Hearing-Impaired Children.
Matkin, Arlene M.; Matkin, Noel D.
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, v16 n1 p64-74 Jan 1985
Among parents of 48 children previously enrolled in oral/aural programs there was a significant correlation between overall perception of benefits of total communication (TC) and perception of children's educational and emotional growth. Most parents did not feel TC adversely affected speechreading, speech production, or hearing aid use. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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