Overcoming AAC Resistance: Communication Is Key


  Posted on Sep 17, 2019 - 11:10am

“Communication is key in expressing knowledge and intelligence.” It is truly amazing to see how people transform over time.  Typically, a person is not the same person as they were ten years prior, especially when they have gone through puberty.  The teenage and young adult years are a time of menta...




Friend In Me


  Posted on Sep 5, 2019 - 11:02am

By Kyle Dinwiddie, PRC-Saltillo Blogger Both my brother and I were homeschooled; however, when I was nine years old I did go to public school for a year.  I had an assigned helper that helped me with things such as carrying my books or writing things down. Going to school was a bit overwhelming.  A new place fil...


    Life With Kyle   -    school, home school, friends, vanguard, educa...


The Big Adventure


  Posted on Sep 4, 2019 - 12:20pm

By Hank Poore, PRC-Saltillo Blogger Last year, a best friend of mine named Helen texted me and asked if I wanted to come up to Colorado and bike on West Elk Loop and I said YES. Early last Friday me, my mom, my sister, and my mom’s friend flew out. We landed at 9 am and we went to Rocky Mountain national park and ...


    Communicators In Action   -    adventure, AAC, powerchair, wheelchair, Color...


Poetry


  Posted on Aug 28, 2019 - 12:02pm

By Kip Porter, PRC-Saltillo Blogger It is so easy for the soul It is so easy to carry on in life Then why do you have to worry or strive So easy to do things which are alikeSo do things that are off the strike When the soul knows that the soul has that spirit in the soul It becomes so very simple too So easy to understand...


    Communicators In Action   -    poem, kip, darryl, porter, poetry, education,...


Strengthen


  Posted on Aug 23, 2019 - 11:43am

By Kyle Dinwiddie, PRC-Saltillo Blogger I had spinal surgery on my neck August 5th, and I get to wear a fancy collar every-day for 6 to 10 weeks. I look like an old-fashioned Englishman now.  It is like a fashion statement. I just need a top hat and walking stick to complete the ensemble. I have been having Occupation...


    Life With Kyle   -    AAC, Kyle, hospital, strong, strengthen, coff...


Turning A Dream Into Reality With AAC


  Posted on Aug 21, 2019 - 2:20pm

By Katie, PRC-Saltillo Blogger My name is Katie, I am 19 years old and I have Cerebral Palsy and epilepsy.  I communicate with my Accent 1000 device, it has definitely been the most amazing tool and it has helped immensely to break down the barriers I once faced when trying to communicate. Being non-verbal was always...


    Communicators In Action   -    aac, art, accent, liberator, prc, dream, aust...