ERIC Number: EJ581641
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Communicating with People with an Intellectual Disability in Guardianship Board Hearings: An Exploratory Study.
Shaddock, A. J.; Dowse, L.; Richards, H.; Spinks, A. T.
Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, v23 n4 p279-93 Dec 1998
Describes "Biala," a strategy developed for systematic gathering of information from someone who knows how a person with an intellectual disability communicates, to ensure effective communication in meetings. The results of using Biala in hearings of the New South Wales Guardianship Board are reported; they suggest that Biala enhanced communication and participation. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Australia