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Technologyin CommunicationDisordersSPEECH AND LANGUAGE
What We Will Talk AboutTodayAugmentative & Alternative Communication Devices (AAC)Technology for Laryngectomy
Augmentative/AlternativeCommunication (AAC)What is AAC?"AAC refers to an area of research, clinical, and educational practice.AAC involves attempts to study and when necessary compensate fortemporary or permanent impairments, activity limitations, andparticipation restrictions of individuals with severe disorders of speech-language production and/or compensation, including spoken andwritten modes of communication." (ASHA, 2005)
WhatQualifiesas AAC?Gesture and manual communication systemsSpeech generating devicesAlphabet/word boardsPaper and pencil writingSymbol systemsAnd More!

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Human voice, Phonation

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