Children with disabilities are increasingly being provided with access to augmentative and alternative communication
(AAC) services in the public schools.
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This guide details the intervention process of augmentative and alternative communication
(AAC), which is a method for helping children with communication problems.
It includes a new chapter on assessment for augmentative and alternative communication
The App and Website offer a full-featured, flexible and easy to use Augmentative and Alternative Communication
solution for people who have trouble communicating.
Specifically, chapters concentrate on early literacy development, word-level reading and spelling, text comprehension, writing, alternative communication
modalities, syntax and morphology skills, vocabulary knowledge, the negative social and emotional consequences associated with developmental language disorders, narrative skills, and how the No Child Left Behind Act and Individuals with Disabilities Education Act affect service delivery.
Although speech-language pathologists (SLPs) are typically responsible for the treatment of communication problems, the development and implementation of augmentative and alternative communication
(AAC) interventions requires the expertise and involvement of additional educational team members (e.g., general and special education teachers, physical therapists, parents).
The second edition incorporates technological developments such as the use of phones and pads as augmentative and alternative communication
devices and new online sources of information, and changes to diagnostic criteria in the 2013 Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorder--Fifth Edition (DSM-5).
Free Speech is an Android application (app) that serves as an Augmentative and alternative communication
(AAC) program for individuals who have difficulty speaking.
Topics include rehabilitative engineering as a clinical practice, universal design, technology transfer, standards, seating biomechanics and systems, tissue integrity management, wheelchairs and wheelchair transportation safety, functional electrical stimulation, rehabilitative robotics, major limb prosthetics and orthotic devices, assisted technology for vision and hearing, augmenting and alternative communication
technology, adaptive sports and recreation, and devices related to telecommunication, computers and web accessibility.
The book also has single chapters on literacy skills and assessment for augmentative and alternative communication
Able Jr AAC is augmentative and alternative communication
(AAC) application for the iPad/iPhone and iPod Touch that is specifically designed for toddlers and preschoolers with delayed speech or severe speech disorders.
Augmentative & alternative communication
; supporting children & adults with complex communication needs, 3d ed.