Tara O’Neill presented her research on the investigation of eye gaze on visual scene displays with a navigation menu for individuals with significant intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Emily Laubscher presented research on the use of customized visuals as instructional language development tools for individuals with moderate to severe ASD.
Salena Babb presented research on the use of videos with integrated visual scene display for adolescents with ASD in vocational settings.
Jessica Gormley presented on the results of her recent focus group study with 11 speech-language pathologists of supports and barriers to the use of AAC in inpatient rehabilitation settings.
Janice Light, in collaboration with faculty and graduate students, provided an overview of the current AAC research program at Penn State University.
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.