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ABC's Speechless - AAC Users Need a Way to Communicate Day & Night

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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.

  • Speechless
  • Micah Fowler
  • Augmentative Communication
  • Low Tech Communication
  • AAC

ABC's Speechless - ​Low Tech is Only as Good As the Communication Partner

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.

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ABC's Speechless & Low Tech AAC - Lasers Can Be Fast!

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 [...]

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