EVENT DETAILS

NOVA Chat and You: A Model and Strategies to Grow Language
Starting 2/20/2020 at 9:30 AM until 12:00 AM
Event Groups:
• Summit ESC - Teaching & Learning
• Summit ESC - Special Education
• Summit ESC - Family & Community
• Summit ESC - Speech/Language Pathology
• Summit ESC - Administrative
Description:
This workshop will present research-based techniques and strategies to increase       communication for individuals using a speech generating device (SGD) via communication partner education.  Participants will learn about communication and communication characteristics common to both partners, how to increase communication by modifying their own behaviors, and a simple strategy to incorporate into everyday communicative contexts.  Six techniques to incorporate into everyday communicative contexts will be  presented, as well as a 3-4 step strategy for implementing.  Participants will be given time to practice (role-play) various communication partner roles across communication contexts, as well as hands-on practice with situations they may encounter on a regular basis with the individual using the SGD .
 
Will recieve 0.25 ASHA Credits 
Location:
Summit ESC
Online Registration Available:  
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