Professional Development

A Crash Course in AAC Basics: What You Absolutely Need to Know and Where To Find It! *

Presented by SPG AAC Specialists (3 Hours)

This presentation is intended for SLPs that wish to provide effective interventions for students using AAC, but have limited experience. We will share how and where to find continually updated information that is pertinent to AAC, and functional, easy-to-use tools and templates. Participants will be introduced to AAC in a way that will build confidence.

We will tackle the thorny issues of what components are absolutely necessary in a sound AAC assessment, as well as working IEP Team members. We will share the considerations that are needed to make informed AAC decisions and provide templates for your immediate use. We will also share resources that highlight legal issues and responsibilities for AAC in the educational setting.