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Model, Model, Model


  Posted on Aug 21, 2013 - 10:55am

By Jane Odom, M.Ed, Director or Implementation Resources Think about how often a young mother will talk to her infant even though the infant cannot repeat what she says. In this same way, it is important for us to use some techniques to show a child what we expect. First and foremost, it is important that the person tea...


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AAC Is A Bridge, Not A Path


  Posted on Aug 7, 2013 - 12:22pm

Hi! My name is Kim Thompson. I am an Occupational Therapist by training and a mom of four by blessing. I have had the pleasure of working with both adults and children with disabilities for many years. When I became the mom of a child with a speech disorder however, I truly began to understand what putting it all into...




Back To School


  Posted on Jul 31, 2013 - 12:22pm

Five Tips for Easing Your Child’s Transition Back to School Dani Gillman, blogger, The Friendship Circle Jane Odom, M.Ed, Director of Implementation Resources Remember that old back to school commercial with the mom floating down the aisle of the office supplies store while the holiday classic “It’s the Most Wonderf...


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Speak Your Mind Even If It Takes Time


  Posted on Jul 24, 2013 - 10:46am

Katie Yonker, PRC Ambassador Katie’s Mantra My name is Katie Yonker. I live in Phoenix, Arizona. I have a Cerebral Palsy so my mouth and right side of body does not work right. I am twenty-eight years old. I have had a communication device for a long time and it helps me to talk to the people. I have two frien...




Art For All


  Posted on Jun 19, 2013 - 1:08pm

By Sidney Daswick, PRC device user My name is Sidney. I live in Scottsdale by Chaparral. I am nineteen years old. I liked the fair with Mom. The music was awesome. I drove around plants in my chair. I painted a picture of a dog. I was excited. It was fun! !Sid and Dwayne laughingALT TEXT Sid helps paint the mural. Sid p...




Shout Outs


  Posted on Apr 16, 2013 - 3:28pm

By Jane Odom, M.Ed, Director of Implementation Resources Shout Out It is important to give our AAC device users enough time to practice their vocabulary in a meaningful way. One way to teach core vocabulary with repetition in a group is to do a ‘Shout Out’ activity. In this activity, you will need to create a poste...


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