Tag Archives: AAC

How long does it take to learn to use a MinSpeak-based AAC system?

This blog post contains extracts from a message that I posted to the CM-AAC-Forum in 2009, as one of many contributors to a lengthy discussion about “Icon vs Text Based Communication Systems”. This was was one of several branches of a thread that had originated with a discussion about word prediction software. The question, “How […]

#HELLO_2011 One-off Request for AAC Journeys on behalf of The Communication Trust. 2011: UK National Year of Communication @HELLO_2011

Via Anna Reeves, National AAC Coordinator, this is a one-off request for AAC Journeys/Stories on behalf of the Communication Trust…   Welcome and a Happy Hello to 2011! 2011 is the National Year of Communication which is run by The Communication Trust with the help of the Communication Consortium, a coalition of over 40 leading voluntary sector […]

Online survey for UK speech and language therapists (communication and acquired progressive dysarthria)

Excellent and much-needed research project! The survey can be accessed at: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/SLTdysarthria Amplify’d from health.groups.yahoo.com Online survey for UK speech and language therapists (communication and acquired progressive dysarthria) currently investigating UK SLT communication assessment and treatment for people with acquired progressive neurological conditions. to map what people are doing and what they believe is important […]