Creating a Positive Communication Environment

Learn about implementation tips to support a positive communication environment for our AAC users and how to look for success.

About this course

During this training you will learn about specific and simple implementation tips to create a positive, successful alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) environment that can be used at home or in the classroom right away. This training will discuss what success might look like and provide demonstration of implementation tips utilizing familiar play, routines, and symbol-based language supports.

Learning Outcomes:
- Identify six ways to create a successful AAC environment.
- Identify seven indicators of success that may result when implementing a positive communication environment.
- Name two motivating activities for your communicator to support a successful AAC environment.

Presenter: Karen Rodgers, 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: Karen is an employee of Tobii Dynavox. Non-financial Disclosure: Karen 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:.5
  • ASHA CEUs:0.05

Tobii Dynavox

Introductory Level

0.05 ASHA CEUs