Ongoing Assessment and Intervention When Using AAC Systems

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

Augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) assessment is often focused on determining the most appropriate AAC system or device. However, ongoing assessment and measurement of system use are essential to guide interventions that lead to increased communicative competence. A continuum of skill development model can address ongoing assessment in the five areas that define AAC communicative competence. Use of this model increases AAC team members' knowledge and maximizes outcomes for those using AAC. This module discusses the five AAC competency areas and the role of multidisciplinary care to deliver best practice in ongoing assessment.

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Augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) assessment is often focused on determining the most appropriate AAC system or device. However, ongoing assessment and measurement of system use are essential to guide interventions that lead to increased communicative competence. A continuum of skill development model can address ongoing assessment in the five areas that define AAC communicative competence. Use of this model increases AAC team members' knowledge and maximizes outcomes for those using AAC. This module discusses the five AAC competency areas and the role of multidisciplinary care to deliver best practice in ongoing assessment.

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