Aided Language Stimulation: Moving Beyond Receptive Input (ADL) and online webinar
September 26 @ 8:45 am - 12:30 pm$ 192.50
Offered by Two Way Street: Workshop on Aided Language Stimulation: Moving Beyond Receptive Input
Do you have questions about modelling for AAC?
Are you currently modelling AAC for someone and are keen for more tips to refine your skills?
Or do you simply have some tricky questions about PODD, AAC or devices that you would love answered by someone ‘in the know’?
This workshop will discuss modelling and the range of strategies involved. Participants will learn how providing opportunities for real practice and scaffolding AAC users can assist with communication competence and language development.
This workshop is also offered as an online webinar for those who live outside of Adelaide.
About the Presenter:
Gayle Porter is a Speech Pathologist with over 35 years hands on experience working with people with complex communication needs. Gayle lectures both locally and internationally about Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) and Pragmatic Organisation Dynamic Displays (PODD). Gayle currently works at the Cerebral Palsy Education Centre and has a private practice working with both children and teenagers with complex communication needs in their local schools. Gayle is the co-author of “Integrating Augmentation and Alternative Communication into Principles of Conductive Education”. She also contributed a chapter to the book “Communication Without Speech” (Bloomberg & Johnson 1991). Gayle is a highly sought after international presenter.