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communication

 [kŏ-mu″nĭ-ka´shun]
the sending of information from one place or individual to another.
communication disorders mental disorders characterized by difficulties in speech or language severe enough to be a problem academically, occupationally, or socially; one such is stuttering.
impaired verbal communication a nursing diagnosis approved by the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association, defined as decreased, delayed, or absent ability of an individual to receive, process, transmit, or use a system of symbols.
nonverbal communication the transmission of a message without the use of words.
communication (omaha) in the omaha system, the exchange of verbal or nonverbal information.
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English speaking scholars of speech and language therapy and communication disorders explain some of the processes of speech therapy to people just entering the profession.
The research is partly funded by the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), one of the National Institutes of Health.
Family guide to surviving stroke and communication disorders, 2d ed.
She also discusses challenges to the narrative process that occur when working with individuals with communication disorders. Chapters are concluded by questions for review.
Your ability to listen to a phone message in one ear while a friend is talking into your other ear - and comprehend what both are saying - is an important communication skill thata[euro](tm)s heavily influenced by your genes, say researchers of the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), one of the National Institutes of Health.
Cognitive Communication Disorders, 3rd Edition (online access included)
He urged the Faculty of Arts of the university to think of establishing a Research Centre of Communication Disorders, due to the critical need of such to address the ubiquitous instances of language disabilities and communication disorder in the country.
KARACHI -- Governor Sindh Imran Ismail lauded the endeavours of Ziauddin University and all the others extending volunteer services to provide best clinical services to people suffering from any type of communication disorders.
Relaxed performances are aimed at people with sensory difficulties, learning difficulties and communication disorders.
SHAFALLAH Center for People with Special Needs, a part of Qatar Foundation for Social Work, held a training workshop for parents of the foundation's children with special needs on speech, language and communication disorders. The workshop aims to familiarise the parents with the causes and types of speech and language disorders, identify the characteristics of this group and their needs and determine the general principles in teaching speech and language disorders.
In 2010, the Otorhinolaryngology Section and Board of European Union of Medical Specialists included phoniatrics and communication disorders as one of seven subspecialities of otorhinolaryngology [1].
The Selective Mutism Anxiety & Related Disorders Treatment Center (SMart Center) specializes in research and treatment of selective mutism and other social communication disorders. Directed by international expert and researcher Dr.

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