Year of Publication
Master of Science in Education (MSEd)
Early Childhood, Special Education, and Rehabilitation Counseling
Dr. Sally Shepley
Dr. Justin Lane
The purpose of the study was to evaluate the effectiveness of teaching a picture communication system to students with moderate to severe disabilities using the PECS Phase III application. A multiple probe across participants design was used to conduct the study and evaluate the effectiveness of the training on the PECS Phase III application. The results of the study demonstrated that teaching a picture communication system on an augmentative and alternative communication device is effective in the school setting with young adults with moderate and severe disabilities.
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Kapp, Kristen L., "TEACHING A PICTURE EXCHANGE COMMUNICATION SYSTEM TO YOUNG ADULTS WITH MODERATE TO SEVERE DISABILITIES USING THE PECS PHASE III APPLICATION" (2017). Theses and Dissertations--Early Childhood, Special Education, and Rehabilitation Counseling. 54.