Colloquium is a weekly opportunity for the Penn State AAC community to discuss a broad range of topics including research updates, clinical case profiles, and areas of special interest.
Jess Caron, Christine Holyfield and David McNaughton made a virtual presentation to the ISAAC-Norway conference on April 24, 2017.
This poster session at PSHA 2017 expands understanding of ways to systematically approach new interventions for individuals who use AAC given the expansion of communication environments and modes (e.g., social media) and the limited research to date.
Results of this study offer empirical evidence regarding the importance of considering seated positioning when determining access methods for adolescents with CP, underscoring the importance of a multidisciplinary team in the provision of AAC services for individuals with significant speech and motor impairments.
Video VSDs provide an innovative AAC interface by using videos of daily events with embedded VSDs to enhance participation in dynamic interactions.
This 2017 PSHA Poster presentation reviewed the impact of an AAC app featuring VSDs with JIT programming on the frequency of turns and engagement of an adolescent with ASD.