ERIC Number: EJ591288
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Communication Patterns of Youth with Mental Retardation with and without Their Speech-Output Communication Devices.
Romski, Mary Ann; Sevcik, Rose A.; Adamson, Lauren B.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v104 n3 p249-59 May 1999
The communication skills of 13 youth with moderate or severe mental retardation were compared while they communicated with a "standard partner" with and without access to their augmented communication devices. With the devices, subjects communicated more information, more clearly, and more specifically than without the devices. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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