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ERIC Number: EJ451558
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0271-8294
Getting the Words Out: Facilitated Communication Training.
Crossley, Rosemary; Remington-Gurney, Jane
Topics in Language Disorders, v12 n4 p29-45 Aug 1992
This paper discusses the use of facilitated communication training with individuals labeled as intellectually impaired, including individuals diagnosed as autistic, at the DEAL Communication Centre in Victoria, Australia. The paper describes the clients, hand use problems addressed by facilitation, literacy, structuring success, fading support, practical considerations, and validation of communication. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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