ERIC Number: EJ313868
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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An Alternating Treatments Comparison of Oral and Total Communication Training with Minimally Verbal Retarded Children.
Sisson, Lori A.; Barrett, Rowland P.
Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, v17 n4 p559-66 Win 1984
The study compared effects of oral speech with total communication (speech plus sign language) training on the ability of mild mentally retarded children (four-eight years old) to repeat four-word sentences. Results pointed to the superiority of the total communication approach in facilitating sentence repetition. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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