Training Type: Implementation Workshop
Course Description: Requesting is an easy way to show the purpose of communication. We hope the requested items or activities will help our communicators become excited about communication. But, what happens next? What happens when we run out of things to request? What happens when they seem “bored”? In this session, we will create a plan to develop specific strategies to go beyond requesting; into the world of asking questions, making comments, protesting, expressing opinions, and other communicative functions.
Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Name two communicative functions beyond requesting and describe why they are powerful.
2. Identify messages and corresponding communicative functions within motivating activities.
3. List 2 partner communication strategies that will facilitate communication beyond requesting.
4. Develop a plan to teach at least one communicative function to an
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Course Content Level: Introductory
ASHA CEUs: 0.5
Date & Time: Friday, June 16, 2017 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM PT
Location:Casa Colina Hospital and Centers for Healthcare 255 E. Bonita Ave., Pomona, California 91769, United States
Cost: Free of Charge
Open Seats: -1
Presenter: Patrick Brune
Patrick Brune, M.S., CCC-SLP has over 30 years of clinical experience in the area of AAC. His focus has been on developing tools and supports that create successful communication opportunities for all our customers. Patrick is a member of the Learning Services Team for Tobii Dynavox.