Long-term outcomes for individuals who use augmentative and alternative communication: Part I – what is a “good” outcome?

@article{Lund2006LongtermOF,
  title={Long-term outcomes for individuals who use augmentative and alternative communication: Part I – what is a “good” outcome?},
  author={Shelley K. Lund and Janice Light},
  journal={Augmentative and Alternative Communication},
  year={2006},
  volume={22},
  pages={284 - 299}
}
Over the past 20 years, there have been many advances in the field of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). Despite these advances, there are no data on the long-term outcomes of AAC interventions. This study evaluated the long-term outcomes for a group of seven young men (ages 19 – 23 years) who had used AAC systems for at least 15 years and were part of the first generation to have received AAC services since they were in preschool. Outcomes were measured in the following domains… Expand

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