Tag Archives: AAC

AAC Corner: Aided Language Input for People with Developmental Disabilities

[Source: PrAACtical AAC] We’re pleased to welcome back Dr. Kathy Howery for another analysis of an AAC research article. Kathy is based in Alberta, Canada, and has worked in the field of AT and special education for over three decades. In the past … Continue reading

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AAC Corner: Ushering in a New Year of AAC

[Source:  PrAACtical AAC] The new year brings hope and promise, something that the AAC community can always use a little more of. Here are some thoughts on strengthening our sustainability as AAC service providers as we embark on the upcoming … Continue reading

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Electronic Devices Help Nonverbal Kids Find Their Voice

[Source: Disability Scoop] Selah isn’t ready to work yet. Carrie Kerr asks, “Do you want a drink?” Selah grabs a bright pink iPad programmed with more than 3,000 words and matching pictures, including a skunk for a fun kid word … Continue reading

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AAC Corner: How I Do It: A Year of Core Words in Action

[Source: PrAACtical AAC] Some of the best resources are the ones that we can modify to use in ways that fit our own specific needs. In this post, SLP Kim Hurley, a graduate of Indiana University, shares her experiences in experimenting … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: Encouraging an Unmotivated Child to Use His AAC

[Source:  Speech and Language Kids] In this video, speech-language pathologist Carrie Clark will show you how to encourage an unmotivated child to use his AAC device or system. Watch This Video on Speech and Language Kids dup 32919

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