Training Type: Implementation Workshop
This implementation-based workshop will focus on the emergent communicator and how we can best provide Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) supports and strategies that help them realize their communication potential. Participants will review the stages of pre-intentional and intentional communication. Participants will then learn about low and high-tech AAC communication supports with the goal of moving our emergent communicators toward symbolic communication.
Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion, participants will be able to:
Check-in begins at 8:30 am
Location: Savannah-Chatham County Public School System
Whitney Administrative Complex
2 Laura Avenue
Savannah, GA 31404
Contact: Marivic Beebe firstname.lastname@example.org 404-403-4288
Program completion requirements: 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: 0.25
Date & Time: Friday, September 20, 2019 09:00 AM - 11:45 AM ET
Location:Savannah-Chatham County PSS - Whitney Admin Complex 2 Laura Avenue, Savannah, Georgia 31404, United States
Cost: Free of Charge
Open Seats: 70
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.