Check out our August calendar that contains 31 days of fun activities, which promote language and communication development for individuals of all ages! Activities include scavenger hunts, indoor and outdoor activities, and household tasks.
AAC group therapy serves as a great way to promote a variety of communication modalities with multiple individuals at once. Group programming encourages natural, social exchanges and members can also benefit from observing others who are using different forms of AAC.
Check out our July calendar that contains 31 days of fun activities, which promote language and communication development for individuals of all ages! Activities include scavenger hunts, indoor and outdoor activities, and household tasks.
Wordless videos and animated shorts are great for eliciting speech, language, and communication. They are entertaining for individuals of all ages, and are great activities for both speech therapy sessions and at home.
Aided Language Stimulation, sometimes known as Aided Language Input, is a method of modeling language using an AAC device while an AAC user is observing. The purpose of it is to build communication skills using an AAC device.
Play skills are significant when it comes to a child’s speech and language development. Play provides some of the earliest opportunities for a child to develop social skills and to form symbolic relationships. These areas serve for later developing higher-level language functions.
Functional communication includes requesting, protesting, describing, commenting, asking and answering questions, and engaging in social routines. Individuals who use AAC engage in functional communication exchanges throughout their days.