ERIC Number: EJ358045
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Acquisition of Sign Language by Autistic Children. III: Generalized Descriptive Phrases.
Carr, Edward G.; And Others
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v17 n2 p217-29 Jun 1987
Four nonverbal autistic boys (ages 11-16) were successfully taught sign language action-object phrases following an intervention composed of prompting, fading, stimulus rotation, and differential reinforcement. The skill generalized to new situations. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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