ERIC Number: EJ374993
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Augmentative Communication: Assessment, System Selection, and Usage.
DeRuyter, Frank; Becker, Mary R.
Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, v3 n2 p35-44 Jun 1988
Augmentative communication systems for the nonspeaking brain-injured should be carefully selected to serve a variety of functions. These include the utilization of systems for communication purposes, assessment of cognitive-linguistic deficits, integration and participation by the individual in the rehabilitation program, and improvement in an individual's quality of life through environmentalization. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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