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PECS

PECS stands for Picture Exchange Communication System. It is a augmentative method of communication for non-verbal individuals as well as individuals just learning to talk. It can also be used by individuals with speech issues. Most frustration in individuals that are unable to speak is due to a lack of communication. PECS provides an easy …Continue reading →

Receptive vs. Expressive Communication

There are 2 types of language skills-receptive and expressive. In individuals with disabilities, receptive and expressive language skills often vary greatly in ability by individual. This is especially true for individuals with language disorders. Individuals with language disorders, often have better receptive language skills. Even for individuals that are higher functioning expressive language can be …Continue reading →