Early Intervention

Children with Complex Communication Needs: Assessing Alternative Access Technologies at an Early Age


Hotel Westin 17. October 2019. 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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Jennifer Buxton, USA

At the end of this lecture, the learner will be able to:

  • demonstrate an understanding of the importance of including AT and AAC in early intervention as ways to increase participation in play and communication when working with kids with CCN,
  • verbalize the importance of adapted exploratory play, mobility and cause and effect activities, through the use of AT and AAC, in reaching developmental milestones with kids with CCN,
  • list 3 play base adapted activities, using AT and AAC, that can be incorporated into current therapy routines with kids with CNN,
  • identify 3 measurable outcomes/therapy goals that can be written to best document the implementation of AT and AAC in therapy goals of kids with CNN.