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ERIC Number: EJ529404
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0342-5282
The Effect of Danquah Communication System (DanCS) Boards on Maladaptive Behaviours among Individuals with Severe Intellectual Impairment and Non-verbal Communication Skills.
Danquah, S. A.; And Others
International Journal of Rehabilitation Research, v19 n2 p143-56 Jun 1996
Danquah Communication System (DanCS) symbol boards were developed to provide an inexpensive augmented communication device with a computerized voice interface to help nonverbal individuals with severe mental retardation or other severe disabilities to more easily communicate their needs and reduce aggressive behaviors. Evaluation with 30 subjects showed significant improvement in all targeted behaviors. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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