For parents/caregivers interested in learning how to be more effective when communicating with an individual who uses augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).
AAC Group Coaching provides parents/caregivers with communication partner training to increase their skills for encouraging communication with those who use AAC. It has been specifically designed for communication partners supporting individuals using PRC-Saltillo speech-generating devices and apps.
New to AAC? Then Explore AAC has the answers you're looking for. Get the information and hands-on experience you need to open up the world of communication with AAC. Explore AAC helps you learn more about AAC with information about augmentative and alternative communication, stories of real-life people who use AAC and more.
Let PRC-Saltillo help you continue your AAC Journey on a virtual platform! AAC TeleTips from PRC-Saltillo offers a wealth of resources to make online AAC as easy as possible for you, so you can continue to provide quality treatment and evaluations to clients.
The site contains a comprehensive library of materials that includes: Pediatric and adult evaluation tips; tips for AAC teletherapy and device trials; tools for analyzing data from a distance; guidance for preparing funding submissions; technology needed to conduct teletherapy for AAC; therapy and trial resources; education supports, including live online and on-demand classes; video tutorials; and more
The AAC Language Lab is a comprehensive online resource for clinicians, teachers, and parents to support language development and promote communication through AAC at school, work, and home.
AAC Language Lab supports clinical practice and education through learning tools and resources for the six stages of language development. Lesson plans aligned to Common Core Standards, mobile lesson plans, the “Let’s Talk AAC” blog, Can-Do Activity cards, fun family activities, and more than 70 books are available.
An annual subscription provides full access to all materials with new content available every month.
Dedicated to improving the language and communication skills of individuals with autism, the Center for AAC & Autism is an innovative resource serving clinicians, therapists, and parents.
The Center develops and promotes the use of Language Acquisition through Motor Planning (LAMP.) LAMP is a proven therapeutic approach for individuals with autism based on neurological and motor learning principles. The Center also offers professional training and LAMP certification programs.
Realize Language™ is a breakthrough web-based service that gives parents and professionals tools to monitor and improve a child or adult’s use of an AAC device.
Realize Language seamlessly collects, organizes and displays device data and presents the results in easy-to-understand graphic formats. For the first time parents, teachers, and therapists can access actual AAC communication outside the therapy session and better support independent communication.
ALP for AAC is a tool that helps clinicians break down the learning process for new access methods into three broad stages with eight specific phases to encourage your learner’s (client’s) progression with touch, switch, headpointing and eye tracking.
Developed from the original ALP for Powered Mobility, developed by Lisbeth Nilsson and Josephine Durkin (Nilsson & Durkin, 2014; Nilsson et al, 2011), the methodology provides a framework for understanding progression in AAC access learning and can be used by anyone who supports someone who is learning a new access method in AAC.
PRC-Saltillo's Message Banking is a FREE web-based service that allows someone to quickly and easily record messages and then use them for communication in Accent NuVoice, Accent Empower, or iOS Dialogue. First record, then download messages at messagebanking.prc-saltillo.com. Then import them into your Accent or iOS device for communication.