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Eline Alons; Laurien Brauner; Margreet Luinge; Caroline B. Terwee; Lizet van Ewijk; Ellen Gerrits – Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 2024
Purpose: This study aims to systematically identify items that measure communicative participation from measurement instruments that measure (aspects of) communication and/or participation in children and adolescents (5-18 years old) with communication disorders, for developing an item bank. Method: A systematic literature search was performed in…
Descriptors: Communications, Children, Communication Disorders
Xi Chen – ProQuest LLC, 2024
Mandarin is a tone language that is spoken by billions of people in the world. Despite huge demand, there is a lack of assessment and treatment tools targeting Mandarin speakers with communication disorders. To better understand the speech profile of Mandarin speakers with communication disorders, this dissertation first examined contrastive…
Descriptors: Suprasegmentals, Mandarin Chinese, Tone Languages, Communication Disorders
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Zali Hall; Elise Elbourn; Leanne Togher; Marcella Carragher – International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders, 2024
Background: Meaningful, varied, joyful conversation is an important therapy target for adults with language or cognitive-communication disorders following acquired brain injury (ABI). However, the complexity of daily communication is often reduced to component parts within intervention programmes, with mixed evidence of generalization to everyday…
Descriptors: Speech Therapy, Head Injuries, Neurological Impairments, Communication Disorders
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Miriam C. Boesch; M. Alexandra Da Fonte; Melissa J. Cavagnini; Kaitlyn R. Shaw; Keren E. Deneny; Margaret F. Davis – Journal of Special Education Technology, 2024
Students with complex communication needs have increasingly been using non-dedicated communication systems, such as mobile devices, to support their communication needs. This in turn, has led to an increased used of augmentative and alternative communication apps. The main challenge currently faced is the lack of empirically validated apps and…
Descriptors: Computer Oriented Programs, Evaluation Methods, Augmentative and Alternative Communication, Communication Disorders
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Girolamo, Teresa; Castro, Nichol; Hendricks, Alison Eisel; Ghali, Samantha; Eigsti, Inge-Marie – Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 2023
Purpose: Open science that is truly accessible and transparent to all will enhance reproducibility. However, there are ethical and practical concerns in implementing open science practices, especially when working with populations who are systematically excluded from and marginalized in communication sciences and disorders (CSD) research, such as…
Descriptors: Scientific Research, Access to Information, Ethics, Minority Groups
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Smidt, Andy; Pebdani, Roxanna N. – Augmentative and Alternative Communication, 2023
It is estimated that approximately 97 million people in the world have complex communication needs and may benefit from alternative and augmentative communication (AAC). Although AAC is considered an evidenced-based intervention, device abandonment remains common, and researchers have attempted to analyze the causes of people abandoning devices.…
Descriptors: Augmentative and Alternative Communication, Assistive Technology, Decision Making, Disabilities
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Feuerstein, Julie L.; Douglas, Natalie F.; Olswang, Lesley B. – Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 2022
Purpose: The purpose of this tutorial is threefold: (a) to bring attention to the role and value of dissemination research in communication sciences and disorders (CSD), (b) to introduce a model that can be used to guide dissemination research, and (c) to demonstrate strategic steps toward generating research questions and planning methods for…
Descriptors: Communication Research, Communication Disorders, Information Dissemination, Evidence
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Juliana Félix; Maria Emília Santos; Antonio Benitez-Burraco – Review Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2024
Analysing language characteristics and understanding their dynamics is the key for a successful intervention by speech and language therapists (SLT). Thus, this review aims to investigate a possible overlap in language development shared by autism spectrum disorders (ASD), specific language impairment (SLI) and social (pragmatic) communication…
Descriptors: Language Impairments, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Pragmatics, Communication Disorders
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Alyssa K. Kuiack; Lisa M. D. Archibald – International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders, 2024
Background: In 2016-17 an important consensus was established regarding the use of the diagnostic label 'developmental language disorder' (DLD) to describe children with a persistent language problem having a functional impact on communication or learning and in the absence of any other biomedical condition. Despite this consensus, past research…
Descriptors: Allied Health Personnel, Speech Language Pathology, Communication Disorders, Developmental Disabilities
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Hamza, Fathima Shimla; Unicomb, Rachael; Hewat, Sally – International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders, 2023
Background: Speech sound disorders (SSDs) are the most common form of communication disorders in children. SSD have an impact on children's abilities to make themselves understood to their listeners and can influence a child's social and emotional well-being as well as their academic achievements. Therefore, it is important to identify children…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Speech Impairments, Communication Disorders, Identification
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Badesha, Maneetpal; Thayanantha, Abiramy; Shune, Samantha; Namasivayam-MacDonald, Ashwini – International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders, 2023
Background: Previous research has demonstrated that many caregivers of care recipients with communication and swallowing impairments suffer from caregiver burden. Existing research sheds light on the presence of burden and various predicting factors, but little information on interventions to reduce caregiver burden. Aims: To determine how…
Descriptors: Caregivers, Intervention, Speech Language Pathology, Literature Reviews
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Abbey McPherson; Gwendalyn Webb; Carmela Miniscalco; Traci Flynn – Deafness & Education International, 2023
This study explored the impact of mild bilateral sensorineural hearing loss (MBHL) on language development and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and investigated the relationship between these outcomes in school-aged children. Participants comprised 16 children (9 girls, 7 boys) between 9-12 years (mean 11.2 years) with MBHL born in Sweden.…
Descriptors: Children, Foreign Countries, Hearing Impairments, Language Acquisition
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Angela Burda; Courtney Banwart; Madison Engels; Heather Hogelucht; Lauren Lilly; Hallee Mingus; Deepthy Nair; Madison Simon – Communication Disorders Quarterly, 2024
Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD) is an acquired neurological disorder primarily affecting physical and visual functioning. There is a lack of empirical evidence in the existing literature about the nature of speech, language, and cognitive deficits associated with NMOSD. Hence, this case study provides assessment information about a…
Descriptors: Speech Language Pathology, Allied Health Personnel, Communication Disorders, Neurological Impairments
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Lindeberg, Sophia; Müller, Nicole; Samuelsson, Christina – International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders, 2023
Background: In dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB), limitations in linguistic and cognitive abilities may lead to difficulties in participating in conversations. The conversational outcome is also dependent on how the conversation partner adjusts to potential communicative challenges. Aims: This study explored resources and barriers in communication…
Descriptors: Dementia, Language Impairments, Cognitive Ability, Interpersonal Communication
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Mallet, Karen H.; Shamloul, Rany M.; Lecompte-Collin, Jacinthe; Winkel, Jennifer; Donnelly, Beth; Dowlatshahi, Dar – Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 2023
Purpose: Poststroke communication deficits (PSCD) are common following stroke. Early and intensive speech and language therapy is recommended to maximize outcomes. We wanted to test the feasibility of providing telerehabilitation for patients with PSCD using mobile tablet-based technology to bridge the gap between acute stroke care and outpatient…
Descriptors: Neurological Impairments, Patients, Communication Disorders, Telecommunications
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