Augmentative and Alternative Communication
As an experienced Speech Pathologist, with 35 years’ experience, Cathy has worked with people with multiple and complex communication needs throughout her professional working life. She is available for assessments and support, training and advice in many areas of this specialty. She has 35 years experience as a Key Word Sign Presenter and is a published author on Key Word Sign.
- For adults (all ages), school age and young children;
- Working with families, support staff, CRU and accommodation services;
- Day services, nursing homes and employment places;
- Community, leisure, education, and other facilities.
Some training and workshop ideas
Introduction to Communication
Introduction to Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Functional communication outcomes
Improving the environment for people with Complex Communication Needs
Use of Key Word Sign
Low tech communication solutions
Integrating Communication into the curriculum
Behaviours of Concern
Working with people who communicate informally