PECS

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AcronymDefinition
PECSPicture Exchange Communication System
PECSPlan for European Cooperating States (European Space Agency)
PECSPerformance Event Collection Services
PECSPublic Emergency Call Service
PECSPortable Environmental Control System
PECSPharmacy Electronic Communications Standard
PECSPrecision Encapsulation and Cure System
PECSPrinceton Energy and Climate Scholars
PECSPerfect Electric Conducting Structure
PECSPackaged Equipment Control System
PECSPoultry Environmental Control System
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Investigating the acquisition, generalization, and emergence of untrained verbal operants for mands acquired using the Picture Exchange Communication System in adults with severe developmental disabilities.
Teaching young people who are blind and have autism to make requests using a variation on the picture exchange communication system with tactile symbols: A preliminary investigation.
A review of the efficacy of the Picture Exchange Communication System intervention.
They work with kids with all sorts of delays, including speech, and introduced Jack to PECS - the Picture Exchange Communication System.
The Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) was developed over a number of years beginning in the late 1980s.
Among the aided communication modalities, exchange-based systems such as the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS; Bondy & Frost, 1994), have gained increasing popularity (Sulzer-Azaroff, Hoffman, Horton, Bondy, & Frost, 2009).
Andy Bondy and Lori Frost explain the Picture Exchange Communication System, which assists children with autism in sharing their thoughts and needs.
LAHORE, June 3 -- The Alumni Society of the Government College University Clinical Psychology Department on Wednesday organised a training workshop on the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS), a highly effective method of non-verbal communication with autistic children who have delays in speech development.
Its ethos will be to have individualized education programmes for each child using ABA and Picture Exchange Communication System as done by London's Treehouse Trust.
Though Barbera recognizes other general approaches to autism treatment, such as Discrete Trial Training, and other communication training approaches, such as the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) (Frost & Bondy, 2002), her own endorsements are consistent with the preferences of the AVB community.
The couple were told how they could improve their son's ability to communicate by using a Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) but would have to wait nine months to go on a course.