Applying the world report on disability to children's communication

Sharynne McLeod, Lindy McAllister, Jane McCormack, Linda Harrison

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Abstract

The World Report on Disability is an important milestone in the recognition of people with disabilities; however, the Report acknowledges that people with communication difficulties may be underrepresented in estimates of disability. Consequently, this paper applies the nine recommendations from the World Report on Disability to supporting children's communication skills.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1518-1528
Number of pages11
JournalDisability and Rehabilitation
Volume36
Issue number18
Early online date2013
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2014

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McLeod, Sharynne ; McAllister, Lindy ; McCormack, Jane ; Harrison, Linda. / Applying the world report on disability to children's communication. In: Disability and Rehabilitation. 2014 ; Vol. 36, No. 18. pp. 1518-1528.
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Applying the world report on disability to children's communication. / McLeod, Sharynne; McAllister, Lindy; McCormack, Jane; Harrison, Linda.

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