ERIC Number: EJ634885
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Autism, Augmentative Communication, and Assistive Technology: What Do We Really Know?
Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, v16 n3 p141-51 Fall 2001
This article provides a critical review of empirical investigations on the use of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and assistive technology with individuals with autism or pervasive developmental disorder. The review is presented by six topic areas: assessment, staff/family training, supports for augmented input, supports for augmented input plus output, supports for augmented output, and assistive technology. (Contains references.) (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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