Complex Deaf Kids: Uncharted Territory

Overview: Well-known researchers and interventionists in the fields of hearing loss and Autism come together to explain the prevalence of the comorbidity of these two diagnosis. Borders and Michalak address the triad of impairment and the significance of language challenges in this population. They outline five core strategies to use for success with complex deaf students - FBA, functional communication, effective reinforcers, visual strategies and environmental supports, choice-making opportunities.

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Dr. Christy Borders
Nikki Michalak

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