ERIC Number: EJ524508
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Play and Assistive Technology Issues for Infants and Young Children with Disabilities: A Preliminary Examination.
Lane, Shelly J.; Mistrett, Susan G.
Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, v11 n2 p96-104 Sum 1996
This article examines "low tech" assistive technology options for positioning, communication, learning, mobility, and self-care barriers for infants and children with disabilities, focusing on play activities. Combined low- and high-tech assistive systems are described. Policy issues interfering with inclusion of assistive devices in early intervention are addressed, with recommendations for overcoming these barriers. (Author/PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
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