On location training with Tobii Dynavox

2018: Communicating Beyond Requesting (Central Susquehanna IU, Milton, PA) Private training

On location training
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Training Type: Implementation Workshop

Description:

Course description:  Where do you typically start when introducing augmentative and alternative communication (AAC)? If you are like most people, you probably start with activities where an individual can request a motivating object or action. But, what happens next? In this session, we will help you develop strategies that go beyond requesting; into the world of asking questions, making comments, protesting and expressing opinions. We will use lecture, discussion, video examples, and small-group activities to explore the power communicative functions, vocabulary selection and teaching strategies to facilitate communication beyond requesting.

Learning Outcomes: (1) Name two communicative functions beyond requesting and describe why they are powerful. (2) Identify two different communication tools that support interactions beyond requesting. (3) List two partner communication strategies that will facilitate communication beyond requesting.

Address:  
Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit
90 Lawton Lane
Milton, PA 17847

Questions? 
contact: Mark Sauka
mark.sauka@tobiidynavox.com
814-270-4086

Participants are expected to be present for the entire program.  Individuals who are not present for the full program will not be recommended for ASHA CEUs.  No partial credit will be provided.

Course Content Level: Introductory

ASHA CEUs: 0.5

Date & Time: Thursday, November 15, 2018 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM ET

Cost: Free of Charge

Open Seats: 80

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.

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