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Why Collaborate?

Posted by tlvail , in Speech & Language Therapy, Autism Treatments, Applied Behavior Analysis 10 September 2013 · 1,030 views
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Why Collaborate?

Why Collaborate?


By Tracy Vail,MS,CCC/SLP

Let's Talk Speech & Language


Wikpedia defines Collaboration as follows:  “Collaboration is working with each other to do a task.   It is a recursive process where two or more people...


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Why do children refuse to participate in therapy?

Posted by tlvail , in Speech & Language Therapy, Autism Treatments, Applied Behavior Analysis 16 August 2013 · 1,104 views
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Why do children refuse to participate in therapy? I think it's really valuable when professionals and parents make a shift in their thinking where the question changes from "Why won't my child participate in therapy" to "What do I need to do to change the environment so the child wants to learn?"  The responsibility for teaching any skill then becomes the responsibility of the...