I1122 Augmentative and Alternative Communication: Helping Kids Communicate

Saturday, November 3
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: W224G, Orange County Convention Center


Topic(s): Developmental Peds

This interactive session will describe augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and systems available to children who are nonverbal or have limited verbal communication. Faculty will explain AAC evaluation procedures and steps for selecting an appropriate device. They also will describe how an AAC program is implemented and monitored, including ways to incorporate AAC goals and objectives into a child’s individualized education plan. A hands-on section will provide opportunities to explore assistive technology apps and devices.

Elena Fader, MA, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist/AAC Specialist
New England Assistive Technology, an Oak Hill Center
Hartford, Connecticut

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Nicole Feeney, MEd

Hartford, Connecticut

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I1122 Augmentative and Alternative Communication: Helping Kids Communicate

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Elena Fader, MA, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist/AAC Specialist
New England Assistive Technology, an Oak Hill Center
Hartford, Connecticut

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I1122 Augmentative and Alternative Communication: Helping Kids Communicate

Saturday, November 3
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: W224G, Orange County Convention Center


Topic(s): Developmental Peds

This interactive session will describe augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and systems available to children who are nonverbal or have limited verbal communication. Faculty will explain AAC evaluation procedures and steps for selecting an appropriate device. They also will describe how an AAC program is implemented and monitored, including ways to incorporate AAC goals and objectives into a child’s individualized education plan. A hands-on section will provide opportunities to explore assistive technology apps and devices.

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Nicole Feeney, MEd

Hartford, Connecticut

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