Explain how own role and practice can impact on communication with an individual who has specific communication needs.
Communication: generally applicable to most people; specific to particular group(s); specific
to an individual.
Communication methods could include: the individual’s preferred spoken language; the use of
signs; symbols; pictures; writing; objects of [ reference; communication passports; repetitive
behaviours; other non verbal forms of communication; human and technological aids
Human aids to communication include: people who sign; people who take notes; people who
“mouth”; people who speed type.
Key people include: family; friends; carers; others with whom the individual has a supportive
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