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Demystifying AAC: Chico, CA

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Poise Photography

2176 Esplanade

Chico, CA 95926

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This live, in-person event is open to those wanting to learn an overview of AAC with an emphasis on AAC applications on the iPad®, video modeling, and resources for working with children on the Autism Spectrum Disorder. This is an interactive workshop that will assist you in learning how to integrate AAC into daily routines and activities.

Participants will:

  1. Become familiar with AAC applications available on the iPad.

  2. Learn what makes up a robust AAC device and how to determine the right icon size and array of buttons per page for each child.

  3. Explore light tech and high-tech options available for AAC.

  4. Explore implementation strategies utilizing Aided Language Stimulation (ALgS) in activities of daily living.

  5. Participate in breakout sessions to practice implementation in functional activities.

  6. Discuss goal writing for learners utilizing AAC.

  7. Receive information on where to learn more, how to print light tech materials and how to obtain access to AAC applications for free for use in therapy.

  8. View video modeling examples and practice making your own.

This course meets the qualifications for 6 hours of continuing professional development credit for speech-language pathologists as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Hearing Aid Dispensers Board.

*RSVP is required and seating is limited to 20 participants. Transfer of ticket will be accepted, refunds are not available.

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