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Rising to New Heights of Communication and Learning for Children with Autism: The Definitive Guide to Using Alternative-Augmentative Communication, Visual Strategies, and Learning Supports at Home and School

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Children with pervasive developmental disorders often do not learn from conventional methods, which can result in social isolation, behavior problems, limitations in communication, and slow academic growth. Greater integration into home and school activities, improved behavior and academic success can be achieved using alternative-augmentative communication (AAC), and this ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published November 15th 2010 by Jessica Kingsley Publishers (first published October 1st 2010)
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Sabrina
Aug 01, 2012 rated it really liked it
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Worth reading as a quick but thorough introduction to alternative communication methods for individuals with poor or non existant verbal communication skills.

- Short and concise - only 121 proper pages of reading
- Clear, repetitive layout - easy to find information
- Useful examples, photos (black and white) and diagrams

The book is very accessible and written in an easy to understand way - any techincal 'jargon' or acronyms are explained and expanded upon.

The systems and strategies are
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