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This poster discusses the gene mutation SATB2 associated syndrome and how Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) devices benefit the group. The history of this mutation will be discussed, along with its side effects, dysmorphology and cause. An examination of how using AAC devices facilitates language, increases social communication, and encourages oral language will be provided. Available AAC devices will be provided, along with the research supporting the use of AAC on non-verbal children.
SATB2 gene mutation, SATB2-associated syndrome, Augmentative Alternative Communication, AAC
Communication Sciences and Disorders | Speech and Hearing Science | Speech Pathology and Audiology
College of Education and Allied Health
Communication Disorders and Deaf Education
Master of Science (MS)
Fontbonne University Archives
St. Louis, MO
Brisker, Regan, "Advantages of Augmentative and Alternative Communication Use in Individuals with SATB2 Gene Mutation" (2023). 2023 SLP Posters. 11.
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