A Practical Guide to Intensive Interaction


This is the most practical book on Intensive Interaction yet, designed to be readily accessible to care staff and parents. It contains many examples of how the approach might be used and summaries of important principles.



Communication Intensive Interaction provides simple yet highly effective techniques for communicating with people with severe learning disabilities. The authors, pioneers of Intensive Interaction and leading experts in the field, have produced a highly practical, accessible guide which draws on the latest thinking and practice. The guide is suitable for anyone new to Intensive Interaction, and those with some experience, including: – Direct care staff, including classroom assistants and class teachers – Families and other carers of people with profound and multiple learning disabilities – Managers of services, including team leaders. It includes numerous case studies and examples, guidelines for troubleshooting, checklists and suggestions for further reading.