Did you catch the giant communication board that JJ uses to communicate with while he’s in bed?
People who use AAC need a way to communicate in the middle of the night, in the bathroom, while in the car, or taking a shower. Low tech systems and strategies are useful during those times when it might not be feasible to use a communication device.
We offer extra large communication boards designed for use with a laser.
Remember JJ's first aide?A low tech communication system is only as good as the communication partner. If you have a communication partner who is impatient, inattentive, or refuses to re-voice your comments, then that’s not a very good system ;-(On the other hand, a trained and competent communication partner can help make communication faster.
Using a Laser for Communication Can Be Fast!The communication board that Micah uses in the video is based on AlphaCore, a core vocabulary board. Core vocabulary words are the most commonly used words in the English language. They make up about 85% of what we say in day to day conversation.In the video, Micah is telling [...]