AT Communication Tools and Strategies

Monday, April 29, 2019

Description

This webinar will introduce assistive technology tools that facilitate communication for people with disabilities, with an emphasis on people with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Presenters will offer examples and demonstrations of a wide range of AT tools for communication. Strategies that support communication will be reviewed, including AT implementation as well as communication partner strategies.

Learning Objectives
  1. Participants will discuss the communication impairments that are associated with ASD.

  2. Participants will describe 2 AT tools that facilitate communication for people with ASD.

  3. Participants will list 3 strategies to facilitate communication for people with ASD.

Speakers

Ellyn McNamara Speech Language Pathologist, UIC

Patricia Politano Clinical Assistant Professor, UIC