Partner Instruction in AAC: Strategies for Building Circles of Support

Live Chat Sessions

All times are Eastern.

Note: The chat schedule is still in development; check back for updated information.

Day, Date Time Presenter Recorded Session

Friday, June 15

10 a.m.–11 a.m.

Gloria Soto, PhD

Training Partners in AAC in Culturally Diverse Families

Noon–1 p.m.

Kathy Thiemann-Bourque

Peer-Mediated AAC for Preschoolers With Developmental Disabilities

2 p.m.–3 p.m.

MaryAnn Romski, PhD, CCC-SLP,

Rose A Sevcik, PhD,

Andrea Barton-Hulsey, MA, CCC-SLP

Parent-Coached Intervention for Toddlers and Preschoolers

4 p.m.–5 p.m.

Lynn E. Fox, PhD, CCC-SLP

Self-Anchored Rating Scales: A Family-Based AAC Approach

Monday, June 18

1 p.m.–2 p.m.

Jennifer Kent-Walsh,

Cathy Binger

Fundamentals of the IMPAACT Program, Building Circles of Support

Tuesday, June 19

Noon–1 p.m.

Philip Schweigert, MEd

Partners Working With Children Who Have Sensory and Multiple Disabilities

2 p.m.–3 p.m.

Joanne P. Lasker, PhD, CCC-SLP,

Laura J. Ball, PhD, CCC-SLP

Communication Partner Support for Adults with Acquired Communication Impairment

6 p.m.–7 p.m.

Billy T. Ogletree, PhD, CCC-SLP

Working With Stakeholders to Expand Services to Children With Autism

Wednesday, June 20

1 p.m.–2 p.m.

David McNaughton,

David Chapple

AAC in the Workplace

6 p.m.–7 p.m.

Nancy Brady

Optimizing the Communication Growth of a Child With Severe Disabilities

Thursday, June 21 Noon–1 p.m. Ann P. Kaiser, PhD Enhanced Milieu Teaching (EMT): Incorporating AAC Modes in Naturalistic Teaching With Young Children and Their Partners

2 p.m.–3 p.m.

David Beukelman,

Amber Thiessen

Training Communication Partners of Adults Who Rely on AAC

ASHA Corporate Partners