National Joint Committee for the Communication Needs of Persons With Severe Disabilities (NJC)
The purpose of the NJC is to advocate for individuals with significant communication support needs resulting from intellectual disability, that may coexist with autism, sensory and/or motor limitation. The NJC is made up of representatives from nine member organizations, and focuses on research, policy, practice, and education. Read the history of the NJC.
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Guidelines and Policy Documents
Articles and Presentations
View published articles and presentations by the NJC.
Intervention Issues and Practices