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Item Nr: B 96745 Title: Enabling Communication in Children With Autism
Grade Lvl: T Author: Potter, Carol Whittaker, Chris
Length: 207 Prod/Pub: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Copyright: 2001 Series:
Book Type: N Biographee:
Copies: 1 Loan Period: 14 days
 
  The authors show that the communication of autistic children who use little or no speech can be significantly affected by a range of social and environmental influences. Key elements of the recommended approach include the use of minimal speech, proximal communication, the use of appropriate systems of communication including multipointing, and providing many & varied opportunities for communication.

  Subjects:
  1902 - ARL
  1332 - AUTISM/ASD
  337 - COMMUNICATION