Voz a la Mano: Meeting the Needs of the Multicultural Nonverbal Population

Track: Augmentative Communication/Multihandicapped

Session Number: 4165
Date: Thu, Mar 1st, 2018
Time: 7:45 AM - 8:45 AM

Description:

Increases in Spanish speaking individuals within Texas, paired with minimal bilingual service providers, reveals a disparity. Speech-Language Pathologists who serve the multi-cultural population, with knowledge in AAC, may be problematic. The audience will be guided to devise an application to meet AAC users’ needs, while being culturally and linguistically sensitive. 

Session Type: Traditional - Student Presentation
Cross-Listed Tracks: Student Interests

Session Type: Traditional - Student Presentation
Cross-Listed Tracks: Student Interests