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Alternate access to ACC (Augmentative and Alternate Communication)

March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Presented by Leanna Fox – Speech Pathologist

Join our latest SPOT on DD event with Speech Therapist Leanna Fox talking about alternate ways to access AAC (Augmentitive and Alternative communication).

Please note, you must be a member of SPOT on DD to attend this event, please join at spotondd.org.au

These include:

  1. Switch access using core scanner files, language files developed by an OT to be more accessible for switch scanners.
  2. Head pointing
  3. Eye gaze access – how to set up and also some files created specifically to help develop language and access skills.
  4. Computer access – internal social media access, sending emails etc.
  5. Phone connectivity – sending texts from your device

There will be devices available on the night for further hands on experience.

If you can’t make it in person don’t fret, Zoom in via webinar.

After the presentation feel free to stick around to network, mingle and ask questions.

Details

Date:
March 6
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Alternate access to ACC (Augmentative and Alternate Communication)