Follow the “Let’s Talk AAC” blog and step into the world of AAC through people who use or work with AAC devices every day.
Posted August 10, 2018 in Life With Kyle
Being 18, soon to be 19, year old boy with CP has given me the opportunity to come across some interesting adventures in some of the strangest places. In fact you wouldn’t even think that simple day to day events would give me such amazing adventures.
Posted August 9, 2018 in Making AAC Work
It has been a blink of an eye. Our participants have gone back home, and it is hard to describe how much I already miss these people. I am sad that more opportunities like ACES don’t exist in their daily lives (hooray, ACES West!).
Posted August 8, 2018 in Communicators in Action
I have wanted to write about parents that are overly protective of their disabled children, and why, WE the children, let them get away with it. I’m not sure I have the answer, but here is my funny story anyway.
Posted August 3, 2018 in Life With Kyle
My parents often say” they don’t make things like they used too” and they are right.
Posted August 2, 2018 in Stories and Strategies for Success
I am continuously amazed by the vast array of expertise amongst AAC service providers in the field. As an occupational therapist working as an AAC specialist for an AAC device manufacturer, I get to travel around the Northeastern U.S. and interact with wonderful speech pathologists (SLPs), occupational therapists (OTs), and others who work creatively and tirelessly in our field.