Posted August 28, 2013 in Communicators in Action
Imagine, if you will, a world where people with disabilities are not limited by the speed of communication, where they can shop, pay bills, work, and even receive a world class education, without the need of letting people know they have a disability. This sounds like a distant and unattainable utopia, but I would argue that with the abilities of the internet, we are living in the infancy of such a world.
Posted August 26, 2013 in What's New!
New lesson plans and materials have just been added!
Posted August 21, 2013 in Making AAC Work
An important part of teaching an AAC device user is modeling language for them. This can be done in a variety of ways, and by a variety of people. There is no way a young child can learn to speak if no one is modeling language for them.
Posted August 7, 2013 in Stories and Strategies for Success
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 practice meant.