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Express Yourself!


  Posted on Jan 15, 2014 - 11:44am

by Kyleigh Kramlich Kyleigh’s Painting My name is Kyleigh. I am 11 years old. I love art because it is fun for me. Kyleigh I have drawn a candy cane and I have drawn blue people. I do my drawing with my head switch on my communication device. It is hard work, but it is awesome. Candy Cane Blue People A 2nd...




Willow's Story


  Posted on Dec 18, 2013 - 9:00am

By Sallyanne McShane A big part of my journey with Willow has been communication. I starting signing with Willow when she was nine months old, but it didn’t seem to be sinking in. I got nothing back from her, nothing at all. I remember writing back when she was two, that “woohoo!” She signed ‘biscuit’. So we ju...




Out And About: AAC In The Community


  Posted on Dec 4, 2013 - 9:28am

By Dr. Caroline Musselwhite Ed.D., CCC-SLP, Krista Howard, PRC Ambassador Caroline and Krista What Is Out and About? Out and About is a Group of AAC users and their supporters who get together and learn from each other. The group started with 3 teenage girls, and grew to form 3 groups (West, East, and Central phoenix). ...




Life In A Nursing Home


  Posted on Nov 12, 2013 - 11:41am

By David Chapple, PRC Ambassador Kate and David I moved to Austin from Cleveland in April of 2012 to be with my then fiancé Kate. My best friend Mike drove me and my two dogs in a big moving truck across the country with my van being towed behind. Mike said it was like driving a tank with a white elephant pulling us fr...




By Bob Segalman, Ph.D., D.Sc. (Hon), President Speech Communications Assistance By Telephone, Inc. (SCT) drsts@comcast.net Telephone Relay This invitation is for people interested in improvement Speech-to-Speech, the telephone relay service for AAC users and other people with speech disability (see [www.speechtospeech.org...




Unlocking The Door To The Room Of Possibility


  Posted on Oct 8, 2013 - 3:45pm

by Laura Kane This summer my son, Peter, began using LAMP Words for Life on his iPad as his primary means of communication. He is completely nonverbal, and we had tried sign language and the Picture Exchange System, but never progressed beyond simple requests. Just two months after introducing the LAMP app to him, we had...