Smith, V., & Drager, K. (November 16, 2012). Japan & America: Picture Communication Symbols. Poster session at ASHA in Atlanta, Georgia.
This poster will present on the types of Japanese communication boards and picture symbols available through an Internet search. Broad categories of symbols and board-creation software are identified, with discussion of implications for cross-cultural exchange, collaboration, and future research.
Learner Outcome 1: describe relative strengths of Japanese picture communication symbols.
Learner Outcome 2: describe relative strengths of North American picture communication symbols.
Learner Outcome 3: discuss areas for cross-cultural collaboration between Western cultures and Japan.