Effective Treatments of Speech and Language Difficulties Associated with Autism

Friday, November 7, 2014
Plaza Foyer (Sheraton)
Emily Dickey , California University of Pennsylvania
Lindsie Hammaker , California University of Pennsylvania
This presentation will focus on autism spectrum disorders, concentrating on speech & language symptoms, such as limited speech and echolalia.  Several individuals with autism were observed, with attention on particular symptoms of autism.  After making observations, we developed some activities that could be used in treatment of those symptoms.