Support Comprehension for People with Aphasia

Learn how to use communication supports like photos and the Whiteboard in the Snap software to support comprehension for people with aphasia.

About this course

Understanding conversations is often difficult for people with aphasia (PWA). In this course you will learn how communication supports can be used to aid comprehension for PWA. You will explore how photos and the Whiteboard tool in the Aphasia Page Set of Tobii Dynavox's Snap software work to support comprehension and overall successful interactions.

Learning Outcomes:
- Describe two ways that communication supports aid comprehension for people with aphasia.
- Identify two communication supports that improve understanding during conversations.

Presenter: Amanda Hobar, M.S., CCC-SLP This content was developed by a team of professionals with experience in learning design, AAC, education, and speech-language pathology.

Disclosures: Financial Disclosure: Amanda is an employee of Tobii Dynavox. Non-financial Disclosure: Amanda 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:0.5
  • ASHA CEUs:0.05

Tobii Dynavox

Introductory Level

0.05 ASHA CEUs