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Easy to Follow AAC Implementation Plan

Easy to Follow AAC Implementation Plan

I wanted to share a copy of an AAC implementation plan that I recently created for a student. This plan is for a student using an eye gaze device, but the plan/shell is applicable for all. I recently started working with the campus SLP’s to create AAC...
Teaching Chewie to Communicate Back!

Teaching Chewie to Communicate Back!

Have you seen some of the amazing dogs on Instagram who use buttons to talk? Me too and it is so amazing. I am an SLP that is passionate about AAC and supporting communication. Did you notice I said communicate and not talk? In a world where most of us communicate via...
Core Language for Everyone

Core Language for Everyone

Core Language Core language was created using the most widely used words by developing children. There are core language lists that contain the first 100, 200 and 300 most widely used words by typically developing children. Most AAC programs are based on a core...