LNG 455 Week 1 DQ 1 Discussion 1 Generalization Question
Generalization. Chapter 1 of Language Disorders: A Functional Approach to Assessment and Intervention advocates for implementing a functional approach to language intervention in order to achieve greater generalization. Address why generalization of language skills outside of the therapy environment is important. Discuss possible reasons for lack of generalization in traditional models of intervention. Identify at least two variables that affect generalization and provide specific examples of functionalist guidelines within the variables. Explain how these guidelines facilitate generalization.
Your initial post should be at least 250 words in length. Support your points with examples from this week’s required material(s) and/or other scholarly resources, and properly cite any references.
Course: LNG 455 Language Development Disorders
School: Ashford University