SCSHA's 2021 Virtual Fall Workshop

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9:00-9:15 - Welcome and Introductions
9:15-10:15 - Presentation - Part 1 Stephen Kneece:  Elements of assessment and device selection
10:15-10:30 - BREAK
10:30-11:30 - Presentation - Part 2 Christina Stader: 
Implementation and treatment using AAC - Strategies for implementation and use in school and at home
11:30-12:00 - Awards Ceremony

 (view award winners)

Presenters:
Stephen Kneece, MA, CCC-SLP 
Christina Stader, MCD, CCC-SLP

The speakers will walk you through AAC foundational concepts and various AAC implementation strategies. These will include direct therapy ideas as well as a coaching framework to empower communication partners. You will walk away feeling more comfortable and confident about your AAC implementation game. You will also walk away with the tools to ensure every child on your caseload develops their own, unique voice.


Financial Disclosures:
Stephen Kneece receives a salary from Aiken County Public School District, the University of South Carolina, and Columbia College. He also receives revenue from Speech and Language Songs, a company in which he is the Founder/CEO. Stephen is receiving an honorarium from SCSHA for speaking at the 2021 SCSHA Fall Workshop.

Christina Stader receives a salary from Aiken County Public School District and Hitchcock Healthcare. She is receiving an honorarium from SCSHA for speaking at the 2021 SCSHA Fall Workshop.

 Nonfinancial Disclosures:
Stephen Kneece is currently the President of the South Carolina Speech-Language-Hearing Association. He is also a member of SCSHA, ASHA, and SIG 12 - Augmentative and Alternative Communication.

 Christina Stader is a member of SCSHA and ASHA.


 Course Objectives:

  By attending this workshop, attendees will be able to:

  1. Describe and apply foundational AAC concepts that will guide your practice.
  2. Identify and integrate AAC implementation strategies into your therapy sessions.
  3. Apply a structured implementation guide that will help you effectively coach communication partners.

 

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