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Author Beukelman, David R., 1943-
Title Augmentative & alternative communication : supporting children and adults with complex communication needs / by David R. Beukelman and Pat Mirenda.
Published Baltimore : Paul H. Brookes Pub., c2013.
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 Floor4  RC429 B567 2013    IN LIBRARY
Edition 4th ed.
Description xv, 593 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Note Rev. ed. of: Augmentative & alternative communication / by David R. Beukelman, Pat Mirenda. 3rd ed. c2005.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Augmentative and alternative communication processes -- Message management : vocabulary, small talk, and narratives -- Symbols and rate enhancement -- Alternative access -- Principles of assessment -- Assessment of specific capabilities -- Principles of decision making, intervention, and evaluation -- Augmentative and alternative communication issues for people with developmental disabilities -- Supporting participation and communication for beginning communicators -- Language development and intervention : challenges, supports, and instructional approaches -- Instruction to support linguistic and social competence -- Literacy intervention for individuals with complex communication needs / Janice C. Light and David B. McNaughton -- Educational inclusion of students with complex communication needs -- Adults with acquired physical conditions / with Laura Ball -- Adults with severe aphasia and apraxia of speech / Kathryn L. Garrett and Joanne P. Lasker -- Adults with degenerative cognitive and linguistic disorders / with Elizabeth Hanson -- Individuals with traumatic brain injury / with Susan Fager -- Augmentative and alternative communication in intensive, acute, and long-term acute medical settings.
Subject People with disabilities -- Means of communication.
Communication devices for people with disabilities.
Related Names Mirenda, Pat.
Beukelman, David R., 1943- Augmentative & alternative communication.
Alternate Title Augmentative and alternative communication
ISBN 1598571966 (hardcover)
9781598571967 (hardcover)
OCLC number 813232271