AAC Assessment Compass Training Series
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About the Event
This 4 part course for all skill levels will provide you with a step-by-step framework for making practical and evidence-based AAC system and strategy decisions for your students. If you are a communication professional working with students who have limited or no verbal communication skills, this is the map you've been looking for! You will learn how to adjust your traditional communication assessment for the unique needs of complex communicators and how to use that data to match skills and needs to features and features to AAC tools. You will also learn how to set up and execute AAC system trials and how to document your thorough observations to assist families in obtaining appropriate AAC technology. This is a truly comprehensive course with a logical framework designed to help the everyday SLP tackle those students showing up at her doorstep when the "AAC expert" is no where to be found! Whether you are hoping to add to your assessment skill repertoire or get started with the basics of AAC assessment, this training series, along with quality mentoring from professionals who have "been around the block" is a great start to your learning journey!
Live classes will meet online for 4 Fridays, 9:00-12:00 PM Pacific/ 12:00 PM- 3:00 PM Eastern starting September 10th and ending October 29th. See the registration link for full class meeting details and dates. Attend the classes live if and when you can or just sit tight for the recordings. You can watch all recordings at your own pace and take quizzes as you finish. Your enrollment grants you 12 months of access to the class content through our new learning platform- The AAC Academy by AACcessible.
This is the fourth, live running of this popular course! Join over 300 other students who have taken this series and raved about its benefits and value! As with all of our courses, you will have access to a welcoming online community and tons of amazing resources!
Follow the registration link for detailed info on the course, CMH, timelines etc.... and to enroll.
Session 1: Communication Assessment & Access ScreeningOnline
Session 2: AAC Features and Feature MatchingOnline