ERIC Number: EJ597209
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Look Who's Pointing Now: Cautions Related to the Clinical Use of Facilitated Communication.
Calculator, Stephen N.
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, v30 n4 p408-14 Oct 1999
This article raises three concerns about the use of facilitated communication (FC) by speech-language pathologists with individuals with severe communication impairments: the theoretical bases of FC; the subject of candidacy; and outcomes of the method. Discrepancies between qualitative and experimental investigations are summarized and some evaluation guidelines are offered. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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