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ERIC Number: EJ411766
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Communication Options for Persons with Severe and Profound Disabilities: State of the Art and Future Directions.
Mirenda, Pat; And Others
Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps (JASH), v15 n1 p3-21 Spr 1990
The paper reviews literature on communication augmentation for individuals with severe/profound intellectual disabilities, within the framework of the "Participation Model." The discussion covers communication opportunity, communication access, strategies for facilitating the use of natural speech, overview of unaided and aided communication techniques, external constraints on system selection, and instructional strategies. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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