“It takes two.” One of the biggest takeaway points from listening to SLP Nerdcast’s podcast about partner training in AAC. We were excited to collab with their founders for this topic. Check out our review of their episode and some other great resources!
Check out this page for all things AAC!
Core words or 'core vocabulary' have been AAC and language learning buzzwords, recently! Our latest article dives into the principles behind core words and their importance for AAC users. Look out for future articles that discuss teaching core and fringe words too!
The silver lining of this pandemic? Using AAC devices in changing times means using AAC devices in natural contexts and for very meaningful and purposeful ways.
One's ownership of their AAC system (think: speech generating devices, core words boards, etc.) is essential to the individual user. We break down why and how we as SLPs and caregivers can encourage ownership and corresponding operational competencies.
We are looking forward to spring, anyone else? Check out our latest resource for speech, language, and communication, which is spring themed! We took a visual scene and used the Markup tool to create a fun and easy language-building activity!