Day 2, 9:20am: Augmentative and Alternative Communication Spotlight: Addressing Challenges to AAC Implementation
Primary Speaker : Carole Zangari, Associate Professor; Executive Director, NSU CARD Satellite, Nova Southeastern University
Co-Speaker : Ms. Gail VanTatenhove, Speech-Language Pathologist, AACell, Inc.
Co-Speaker : Vicki Clarke, SLP/CEO, Dynamic Therapy Associates, Inc.
Co-Speaker : Christopher Bugaj, Specialized Instructional Facilitator, Loudoun County Public Schools
Co-Speaker : Dr. Caroline Musselwhite, Literacy and AAC Specialist, na
How can we best address some of the most impactful challenges to strong AAC implementation? The AAC Strand Spotlight will be a moderated panel with presenters from private practice/consultancy, school, and clinical settings. The session will begin with some remarks regarding issues and trends in the AAC field. Each panelist will then discuss their current thinking on best practices in implementing AAC tools and strategies.