Tag Archive: alternative access

Video of the Week: Everything You Wanted to Know about Switches

August 31, 2014 by - Leave your thoughts

Video of the Week: Everything You Wanted to Know about Switches

Today, we go back to the resources at PaTTAN, this time to learn about switches from OT Karen Kangas. These two videos are from a full day workshop, which is a lot to get through, but if you need information on this topic, this is a great resource. You can view Part 1 here and Part 2 here.  

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Video of the Week: Accessing the World with a Head Switch

June 29, 2014 by - Leave your thoughts

Video of the Week: Accessing the World with a Head Switch

Nothing makes us smile like learning about AAC-related content from people who use technology to communicate their message to the world. In this post, we hear about and from film maker Christopher Hill. Take a peek at his presentation at the ILT 2014 conference. Direct Link to Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jFieqM09nSQ#t=510l  

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PrAACtical Resources: Developing Skills for Switch Use

June 24, 2014 by - Leave your thoughts

PrAACtical Resources: Developing Skills for Switch Use

If you’re like most SLPs, you didn’t learn a lot about teaching clients to use alternative access in your graduate program. This resource document from the ACE Centre North provides a great overview of switch skills and includes a number of prAACtical intervention tips. Take a look! Direct link to handout: http://acecentre.org.uk/Websites/aceoldham/images/InfoSheets/DevelopingSwitchingSkills.pdf

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