Scanning 102: Switch Selection

We discuss a team approach in determining the most appropriate switch for a person using switch scanning with their AAC system.

About this course

Scanning 102 builds on the knowledge and topics discussed in Scanning 101. In this training, we discuss a team approach in determining the most appropriate switch for a person using switch scanning with their AAC system. The learner is provided with five key factors that should be considered when working with a person using switch scanning.

Learning Outcomes:
- Identify the five key factors to consider when working with a switch scan user.
- Identify the seven switch site locations to consider.
- Identify five features to consider when selecting a switch.
- Identify three components of switch use.

Presenter: Erica Iffland, CCC-SLP Erica has treated, assessed, and consulted with individuals across the life-span. She has worked in early intervention, pre-school groups, out-patient pediatrics, elementary and middle school, as well as adult day program consultation and skilled nursing facility settings. She has a passion for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) and is a member of the Tobii Dynavox Learning Services Team where she develops and conducts internal and customer training, creates implementation resources and presents at conferences about AAC topics.

Disclosures: Financial Disclosure: Erica is a full-time employee of Tobii Dynavox. Non-financial Disclosure: Erica 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. Disclaimer: ASHA CE Provider approval and use of the Brand Block does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures.

  • Category:ASHA CEUs
  • Contact Hours:1
  • ASHA CEUs:0.1

Tobii Dynavox

Introductory Level

0.1 ASHA CEUs