ERIC Number: EJ565170
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Families Talk: Building Partnerships for Communicative Change.
Briggs, Margaret H.
Topics in Language Disorders, v18 n3 p71-84 May 1998
Outlines a four-phase process for forming therapeutic alliances between speech/language professionals and families. Methods from the family therapy literature are superimposed onto speech-language therapy techniques. Adaptations to meet the needs of young children with communication difficulties and their families are described. Case study dialogs illustrate the treatment process. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Contemporary Perspectives on Early Intervention: Research to Practice.