Snapshot of pragmatic language definition and populations affected by pragmatic language difficulties, as well as examples of goals, therapy activities, and ways to support it as carryover
Core words, fringe words, social questions all have a place in special events and celebrations! Photos, jokes, music, and more messages are additional ways an individual can use their high tech AAC device to interact with others during the holidays, 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.