EI Lunch and Learn - Augmentative and Alternative Communication Tools Presented by Dynavox

Adam Slota from Dynavox will be exploring AAC as a Developmentally Appropriate communication support in the birth-three population, as well as local AAC resources available for children, families and service providers.  Attendees will learn about AAC options from low- to high-tech, and common diagnoses that place a child at risk for communication disorders that may indicate a need for AAC,  as well as assessment principles for AAC.  Evidence based language systems to support the unique needs of a beginning communicator are also discussed to ensure a child’s access to a variety of communication strategies.  Finally, the sequence to obtain AAC systems via the state’s Assistive Technology process in Early Intervention is also addressed.

When: Thursday May 4, 2017, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Where: Therapeutic Links
              15 Commerce Drive, Suite 111
              Grayslake, IL 60030
What to bring: You are welcome to eat lunch and bring Provider Connections “Ongoing Professional Development Plan” to schedule some IFSP Development with other providers.

EITP Continuing Education:
    1.5 Hours - Intervention

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