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Unformatted text preview: - In US between 5%-10%- 10%-15% school aged- 2/3 of all speech-language pathologists case loads are boys -Communication o A process of encoding, transmitting, and decoding signals in order to allow understanding of information and ideas between a message sender and a message receiver -Ecoding o Ability of message sender to put thoughts into codes they would like to use-Transmitting o Senders ability to pass info in a way message receiver can understand-Decoding o Receivers ability to understand codes sent by sender -Components of communication o Sender o Message o Receiver-Paralinguistic mechanisms o Stress or emphasis used to communicate o Rate at which speaking o Stress on certain words...
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- Spring '12