AUGMENTATIVE and ALTERNATIVE COMMUNICATION (AAC) SOLUTIONS‚Äč 

ZOOM CLASS

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Speakers: Patrick Brune, MS, CCC-SLP, Speech Language Pathologist, Tobil Dynavox, Learning Services Team

Elizabeth Stewart, M.ED., ATP, Solutions Consultant, Tobil Dynavox


Sponsored: Leanne Messer, Business Development Coordinator, Brookdale University Park


Objectives: At the completion of this session, participants will have knowledge of: 

**Three selection methods that can be used to access a speech generating device (SGD)

**How to identify two software solutions from Tobii Dynavox that supports symptom based communications.

**How to identify two software solutions from Tobi Dynavox that supports literate communicators.

This class, through demonstration and video examples, an overview of communication solutions along with a review of AAC access methods for individuals with motor challenges will be discussed. 

Registration: If you are not on the email listing, contact Leanne Messer at: kmesser@brookdaleliving.com or (205)613-0688. When you register for the class,you will get a confirmation email from Leanne that includes the Class ID# and the password for entering the class. Attempt to enter 5 to 10 minutes before the class begins, after the class has started, Leann may not be available to answer.

Contact Hours: Nurses: 1.2 hours, ABNP1246, expires 1-22-2023; Social Workers: 1.0 hour (ABSWE#0100, expires 2-24-2021; Occupational Therapists/Assistants and Physical Therapists/Assistants: 1.0 contact hour. Class is open to the public.

Evaluations: Each participant is responsible for completing a seminar evaluation within 24 hours of completing the class. No exceptions! You must complete the entire class(60 minutes)  to receive a certificate. Zoom tracks when you enter the class and when you leave. Email your completed evaluation to me at: hro@humanresourceoptions.com. You will receive a confirmation when I receive your evaluation. If you do not get a confirmation, I did not receive it.

Please list the address, email address and phone number that you use with your Board. I sent a copy of all registration sheets to your Board. If you use a work email address, many companies will not accept emails from an outside sender. If I do not have a correct phone number or email, I cannot contact you if I need further information.

Certificates: You will receive your certificate within 48 hours of me receiving your evaluation. If you did not receive an evaluation, contact Leanne Messer at: kmesser@brookdaleliving.com.  24 hour limit still applies.

Contact Hour Provider: Carlette C. Smith, RN, NHA, MA, BSN,BA, Human Resource Options LLC,

Owner, Facilitator,Speaker.

Zoom Provider: Leanne Messer, Business Development Coordinator, Brookdale University Park.