Alternative and Augmentative Communication is a system of tools designed to enhance a student’s ability to interact with their environment. The specific AAC device is only one small part of the overall structure that also contains caregiver/teacher training, symbol set selection, method of access, and […]
We don’t measure the quality of communication by the number of words or the complexity of language we use – we measure it based on the pragmatic breadth of the conversation. The above infographic explains the various types of pragmatics and why pragmatic breadth has to be […]
There is no better communication partner for children than their parents. That’s the main reason that much of the recent research in autism management focuses on parent mediated intervention as a way for a speech professional (like a speech therapist) to maximize communication outcomes.