Geriatrics, Aphasia and AAC: Assessment and Treatment Strategies

February 25, 2015

7:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m. ET

Sponsored by SIG 12 Augmentative and Alternative Communication

This live online chat will discuss uses of AAC strategies and tools – both low and high tech - with geriatric patients, focusing specifically on people with aphasia. The panelists will respond to your clinical questions about how to assess and treat individuals with aphasia using AAC frameworks and applications The following panelists will be available to answer questions:

  • Denise McCall, MA, CCC-SLP, Director of the Synder Center for Aphasia Life Enhancement, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Richard Steele, Ph.D., Chief Scientist at Lingraphica, Princeton, New Jersey
  • Kristy Weissling, SLP.D., CCC-SLP, Associate Professor of Practice/Clinic Coordinator – University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska

This free event is open to all ASHA members (it is not offered for CEUs).


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