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Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) Fact Sheet & Myth Buster

by Ani Soghomonian & Bridget M. Coady, MA CCC-SLP

As a speech-language pathologist in the preschool setting, I often use pictures, devices, and language boards to help children communicate and learn language. 945 more words

Easter Seals

My Worlds Collided and This Fell Out

A couple of weeks ago, we were visited by out of town friends and went to The Joy Bus Cafe for a late breakfast.  (I had the… 602 more words

Self Expression 

One of the most amazing things about E using an Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) device is how much her personality has grown since she could express herself without limitation. 304 more words


Overcoming Discomfort with Disability

Ron Berger, with David Travis and Jon Feucht —

Most of the students in Professor David Travis’s physical geography course were there to fulfill a general science elective requirement. 2,525 more words

Culture And Society

Janet Hurley Kopsch-Hitchner

Title: Speech-Language Pathologist (Retired), Exceptional Children’s Program

Company: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Location: Charlotte, N.C.

Retiring 51 years of speech-language pathology, Janet Hurely Kopsch-Hitchner is a master professional in augmentative communication and assisted technology administration. 144 more words


When All the Hard Work Pays Off

Braxton surprised us all today.

Using his talker, he told us he wanted to play his ABC Game. We gave him his dedicated play iPad with the app and had his talker next to him. 1,475 more words

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