Frontline

  • 1983
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Investigative news program featuring in-depth documentaries.

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Season 12, Episode 2 Prisoners of Silence

First Aired: October 19, 1993

"Prisoners of Silence" explores the use of facilitated communication to help autistic people express themselves. Considered is the validity of the method, in which someone guides the autistic person's hand over a keyboard to produce a typed message.