Augmentative/Alternative Communication (AAC)
AAC provides individuals with severe communication disabilities the opportunity to have a voice and be heard.
To assess and determine if a student would benefit from communication supports or to assess a student’s readiness for an advanced communication system. A comprehensive report will be provided
o The initial meeting and observation (if needed) are held via a virtual platform
o The 1:1 assessment with the student is completed in-person
To assess and determine if a student’s existing communication system is sufficient to meet their individual needs. A brief summary will be provided.
Focus on basic set-up, modification of existing pages and customizing overlays for communication systems to meet the individual needs of a student
o Trainings are being provided through a virtual platform
Professional Development Workshops
Professional workshops focus on trainings specific to AAC tools and AAC and related topics held via a virtual platform. Trainings for AAC systems are NOT child specific. A certificate of attendance is provided upon completion of the workshop.
Cynthia Mills MA SLS-SLP (201)343-6000 Ext. 6552 firstname.lastname@example.org
Susan Lesh MS CCC-SLP (201) 343-6000 Ext. 6556 email@example.com
Marie Mannino MS CCC-SLP (201) 343-6000 Ext. 6539 firstname.lastname@example.org
Ingrid Gsellmeier MS CCC-SLP email@example.com