Home » Augmentative & Alternative Communication: Supporting Children & Adults with Complex Communication Needs by David R. Beukelman
Augmentative & Alternative Communication: Supporting Children & Adults with Complex Communication Needs David R. Beukelman

Augmentative & Alternative Communication: Supporting Children & Adults with Complex Communication Needs

David R. Beukelman

Published September 1st 2005
ISBN : 9781557666840
Hardcover
634 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

This textbook presents a life-span approach to improving the lives of children and adults who have severe communication disorders due to autism, traumatic brain injury, intellectual disabilities, or sensory impairments. Step-by-step interventionMoreThis textbook presents a life-span approach to improving the lives of children and adults who have severe communication disorders due to autism, traumatic brain injury, intellectual disabilities, or sensory impairments. Step-by-step intervention approaches are offered, as well as thorough discussions of principles and procedures of assessment- planning and implementation of AAC intervention- symbol options- alternative access- message management- vocabulary selection- service delivery- This update of the widely-used and well-respected earlier editions offers more information on individuals with acquired disabilities and continues to emphasize putting the AAC user first.