Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

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Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) Workshop 2013 -- April 12

Date: April 12, 2013

Time: 6:30PM to 8:00PM

Location: Room 241 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center/One Magnolia Circle Building

Registration Closed

Workshop: Friday, April 12, 2013
8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

AAC Assessment: Making the Match

Location: Room 241 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center/One Magnolia Circle Building

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Karen Casey, M.A., CCC-SLP

Over 25 years of experience with assistive technology

This workshop examines components of AAC assessment and how to link findings to interventions for children with all types of disabilities that will lead to meaningful outcomes. Participants will view video of student cases and discuss observations and next steps. Workshop includes iPad benefits and limitations, apps, accessories, resources, and implementation ideas. A DVD with assessment resources, articles, and tools will be provided.

For speech-language pathologists, special educators, other professionals in related fields, students, parents, and family members. * May attend workshop without attending Thursday’s presentation. This workshop will be offered for .6 ASHA CEU’s (intermediate level; professional area).

Registration (by Friday, April 5): $175 professionals, $50 students/parents. $125 Group Rate for 2 or more persons from the same agency or organization who register at the same time.* Workshop fee includes lunch, breaks, and instructional resources.

Co-sponsored by:

  • Department of Special Education, Vanderbilt Peabody College
  • Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences, Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center
  • Vanderbilt Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Training Program
  • Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
  • Technology Access Center

This conference was made possible in part by Grant Number T73MC00050 from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

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