On location training with Tobii Dynavox

Implementing AAC for the Emergent Communicator, Kansas City, MO

On location training
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Training Type: Implementation Workshop

Description:

Course Description: This implementation-based workshop will focus on the emergent communicator and how we can best provide supports and strategies that help realize their communication potential.  Participants will review the stages of pre-intentional and intentional communication as well as low and high tech AAC communication supports with the goal of moving our emergent communicators toward symbolic communication.
 
Learning Objectives:  Upon completion, participants will be able to:

  • List 3 characteristics of an emergent communicator
  • Identify 2 assessment tools for assessing emergent communication skills
  • Identify 2 high-tech AAC solutions can be implemented with the emergent communicator population. 
Presenter: Lindsey Frohn, M.S., CCC-SLP.  Lindsey has worked in a rehabilitation hospital for over 6 years as a pediatric speech-language pathologist.  While working with a wide variety of diagnoses and disorders, she developed a passion for AAC to increase her patients’ abilities to communicate successfully. She is presently a member of the Clinical Training & Implementation Team where she develops and conducts internal and customer trainings, creates implementation resources, and presents at conferences about AAC topics.

 Questions? Contact Andrew Lewis.  Email: andrew.lewis@tobiidynavox.com  Call: (913) 225-4004
 

Course Content Level: Introductory

ASHA CEUs: 0.25

Date & Time: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 09:00 AM - 11:45 AM CT

Cost: Free of Charge

Open Seats: 26

Presenter: Lindsey Frohn

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