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Introducción a la comunicación aumentativa y alternativa

Autism Q and A: Introduction to Alternative and Augmentative Communication

By Fleming, Heather; Hendricks, Dawn


This online article in Spanish introduces different types of Alternative and Augmentative Communication for individuals with ASD. Readers are presented with brief overviews of sign language, exchange communication, and speech generating devices. The benefits and limitations of each are discussed.

This resource is available in English and Spanish.

The Virginia Commonwealth University Autism Center for Excellence (VCU-ACE) is a university-based autism research centre. VCU-ACE promotes “the implementation of research-based practices in schools and the community through training, technical assistance, research, and collaboration.” [Website]

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This online article is in Spanish


VCU Autism Center for Excellence (VCU-ACE)
Virginia, United States

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