Considerations in AAC Assessment

Presented by SPG AAC Supervisors (3 Hours)

This presentation will provide the framework for an of an evidenced-based, legally-defensible AAC assessment. Each step in the assessment and AAC selection process will be examined in detail, allowing SLP’s to increase their confidence and clinical judgement in AAC assessment. Participants will review access to current information, handouts, and templates. The most currently used AAC devices, symbol systems, and apps will be introduced. Funding sources for obtaining AAC will be discussed. Video examples students using AAC will be presented, with all abilities represented, from beginner to advanced, low tech to high tech.