In this course, we review the communication abilities of emergent, symbolic, and literate users. Participants will discover the supports and opportunities that the Communicator 5 software offers for each communication level. We will then explore how to create customized user profiles that allow access to relevant page sets to support all communication abilities. (This course applies to i12+ or i15+.)
- Create at least one communication user profile in Communicator 5
- Add two supporting page sets to a communication user profile in Communicator 5
- List one tool that supports greater independence in daily living activities
Presenter: Patrick Brune, M.S., CCC-SLP is a Speech Language Pathologist and has provided assessment, therapy, and consultation services for children and adults with severe speech and language disabilities for over 25 years. He worked as a clinical supervisor for Queens College, in New York, and as a related service provider for the NYC Department of Education. Patrick is a member of the Tobii Dynavox Learning Services team, providing implementation support and workshops.
Disclosures: Financial Disclosure: Patrick is a full-time employee of Tobii Dynavox. Non-financial Disclosure: Patrick has no relevant non-financial relationships. Content Disclosure: Because of the unique characteristics of our product, this presentation will focus exclusively on the Tobii Dynavox product line and will not include information about other communication or educational products.
This course will be offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs
(Introductory level, Professional Area).