Behaviour problems associated with lack of speech in people with learning disabilities.

@article{Bott1997BehaviourPA,
  title={Behaviour problems associated with lack of speech in people with learning disabilities.},
  author={Christof. Bott and Roger Farmer and Jim Rhode},
  journal={Journal of intellectual disability research : JIDR},
  year={1997},
  volume={41 ( Pt 1)},
  pages={3-7}
}
It has been observed in a population of people with learning disabilities that people with good understanding but no speech have significantly more behaviour problems than those with good speech. This observation was confirmed by testing a data set of 3662 people. The purpose of the study was to stress the importance of teaching communication techniques as… CONTINUE READING