Go Talk 4+

Go Talk 4+

So this is the Go Talk 4+ and it’s a great communication aid. The idea of the Go Talk 4+ is that it speaks what is on the picture. You switch it on, wait for the beep, press: “Drink” and it speaks. And it will speak whatever you record on it. It’s got five levels;…

CoughDrop Webinar: An Introduction to Cloud-based Alternative Assistive Communication

Welcome to today’s webinar training, CoughDrop, an introduction to cloud-based augmentative and alternative communication. Scott Walquist of CoughDrop will be our presenter today. CoughDrop is a cloud-based argumentative and alternative communication app that works across devices. This app will be available in the Assistive Technology lab at Utah State University if anyone would like to…

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (captioned)

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (captioned)

Augmentative and Alternative Communication also known as A.A.C. What is A.A.C.? Augmentative and alternative communication has been defined by the American Speech Language Hearing Association as any system of supplements that replace oral speech allowing nonverbal individuals to express thoughts, needs, wants and ideas. Using this definition, A.A.C. could include gestures, facial expressions, sign language,…