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PECS – MYTHS AND MISCONCEPTIONS

PECS stops speech developing and PECS is only for kids are probably the two most frequently heard myths and misconceptions about PECS. Quite often they arise from a lack of information or from a mis-informed colleague, we’ve heard them all! In this blog we set the record straight about the myths and misconceptions that we commonly hear.

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WHY DO I USE PECS?

by Catherine Horton, MS, CCC-SLP, BCBA, CAGS A new blog asking the question, ‘Why are you using PECS?’ attempts to discredit the literature base that supports the Picture Exchange Communication...

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PECS Myths and Misconceptions

Across the years, PECS has become an acronym that is well recognised in the field of autism intervention. While many people have heard of PECS, there are many myths and misconceptions about what the...

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PECS Proof

In 2008, The National Professional Development Center (NPDC) on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) adopted the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) as one of 27 evidence-based practices. These practices are selected based on...

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Pediatric Guidelines Recommend PECS

According to new pediatric guidelines regarding autism spectrum disorder (ASD) interventions published in PEDIATRICS: The Official Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, “individuals with ASDs who have limited...

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