communication disorder

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communication disorder

n.
Any of various disorders, such as stuttering, characterized by impaired written or verbal expression or understanding.
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TOKYO - The Saitama District Court has decided to suspend the trial of a 37-year-old man accused of beating children as the defendant has a communicative disorder due to autism, his defense lawyers said Tuesday.
For purposeful intervention social workers should give information to and receive it from the client, help the client develop decision-making and problem-solving skills about the communicative disorder to use in daily living, help the client resolve problems stemming from the impediment, help the client develop or regain self-esteem, and help parents or significant others develop realistic, supportive acceptance of the disorder (Crowe, 1997b).
The 20th Annual National Council on Communicative Disorder (NCCD) Awards Ceremony scheduled for this Thursday, September 20, 2001 at 7:30 PM in the Terrace Theater of the John F.
Ruth, chief of audiology and director of the Communicative Disorder Division, Otolaryngology Department.
Love Fund will be using the grant for specialty iPads with assistive technology for children with autism and communicative disorders so that they will be able to communicate with friends and loved ones.
Isabel, MSEd, MLS, SHCM, MLS Program Director and Associate Professor, School of Allied Health and Communicative Disorders, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL.
It does not go into detail about normal processes of communication or communicative disorders.
AThEME will cover the different forms of multilingualism in Europe by developing new lines of inquiry on regional/minority languages, heritage languages, languages spoken by bi-/multi-lingual speakers with communicative disorders, and languages spoken by bi-/multi-linguals at different stages of development and life.
The three memorandums of settlement represented more than 700 CUPE employees in three bargaining units within Grand Erie District School Board: facility services which includes maintenance workers and custodians, educational assistants, communicative disorders assistants and food technicians, and office, clerical and technical employees.
MSU in Dubai also has plans to introduce two new programmes in the coming academic year, a Masters in Judicial Administration from the School of Law and a Masters in Speech and Communicative Disorders from the School of Speech and Communicative Disorders.
The results were presented at a consensus conference attended by study physicians, a neuropsychologist, a research nurse, and interviewers, and a consensus diagnosis was recorded based on standardized criteria (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-IV and Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stroke-Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association criteria).
D) who works with him in the Department of Communicative Disorders and Swallowing Research Laboratory at The University of Florida Health Science Center.

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