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Breaking Barriers: Fostering Communication Access and Awareness (Insights from ISAAC Cancun)

October 30 @ 11:00 am12:00 pm EDT

Objectives:

1. Participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of the challenges faced by individuals utilizing AAC systems, particularly in regions where awareness and support are limited

2. Participants will acquire actionable strategies for promoting communication access and raising awareness for AAC users, drawing from real-world experiences and innovative initiatives discussed by the panelists

3. Participants will develop practical skills to implement inclusive communication practices in diverse settings, contributing to the breaking down of barriers and fostering greater inclusivity for individuals relying on AAC systems.

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Date:
October 30
Time:
11:00 am – 12:00 pm EDT
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Venue

Online (Zoom)

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Abstract

Join us for a dynamic presentation on fostering communication access and raising awareness for those using AAC, drawing from our experiences at ISAAC Cancun.

Our esteemed panel, comprising Yoo Sun Chung, Tracy Rackensperger, Jaimie Gibbs, and Dana López, will delve into actionable strategies and impactful initiatives that promote accessibility for AAC users. From innovative trainings to communication practices, we’ll explore practical approaches to breaking down barriers and fostering inclusivity in diverse settings. Don’t miss this enlightening discussion on advancing communication access for all.