Connection

I recently found this timely reminder for parents: "When you have to pick [between parenting and teaching], because at some point you...

Hello from Home!

The last few weeks have been weird for everyone, with lots of schedule changes and disruptions in routines. I've been collecting some...

An Overlooked Barrier to Communication?

A recent study of over 2000 autistic children in Australia found that more than a third of them had movement challenges, even though only...

Where The Problem Lives

The following quotes are from a single article about a community of people who all share the same communication disorder. As you read...

Day #28: AAC Awareness Month - Titles

I've personally never been completely comfortable with the title "speech-language pathologist." First, there's the "speech" part. I...

Day #22: AAC Awareness Month - Books!

I love using books to teach vocabulary and encourage spontaneous language. It didn't come naturally to me, though. It took me awhile to...

Day #18: AAC Awareness Month - Success

I have a confession: Sometimes I LOVE data. When I'm in a session and recording data takes my attention away from my client, interrupting...

Day # 17: AAC Awareness Month - Surprise!

That last part is really the reason I chose this image for today's post: Communication is only really communication if you can't predict...