Simple Switch Modifications for Use in Augmentative Communication Procedures for the construction of a switch assessment device and the adaptation of battery-operated toys are described. These devices and modifications have proven to be useful in assessment and intervention activities with nonspeaking persons. ... Research Article
Research Article  |   July 01, 1984
Simple Switch Modifications for Use in Augmentative Communication
 
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  • Michael W. Casby, Ph.D., is currently affiliated with the Department of Audiology and Speech Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824. Requests for reprints may be sent to him at this address.
    Michael W. Casby, Ph.D., is currently affiliated with the Department of Audiology and Speech Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824. Requests for reprints may be sent to him at this address.×
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Research Article   |   July 01, 1984
Simple Switch Modifications for Use in Augmentative Communication
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, July 1984, Vol. 15, 216-220. doi:10.1044/0161-1461.1503.216
History: Received September 7, 1982 , Accepted January 17, 1983
 
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, July 1984, Vol. 15, 216-220. doi:10.1044/0161-1461.1503.216
History: Received September 7, 1982; Accepted January 17, 1983

Procedures for the construction of a switch assessment device and the adaptation of battery-operated toys are described. These devices and modifications have proven to be useful in assessment and intervention activities with nonspeaking persons.

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