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Old 01-30-2013, 03:51 PM   #27
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Re: How to Help Family with Deaf Infant

Originally Posted by faithfulorangekids View Post
Cued Speech- (you can find information here) is a visual mode of communication that uses handshapes and placements in combination with the mouth movements of speech to make the phonemes of a spoken language look different from each other. In simple terms, it's based on phonetics.
Can you recommend a resource for learning this? My 2yo is almost totally non-verbal right now. I would love to look into this as a way to help our communication. We are doing ASL via Signing Time, but he has a really hard time signing clearly enough for us to understand him. Thanks!
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