October 21-22, 2019
9 a.m.-4 p.m.
201ABC Goldstein Student Center (Syracuse University South Campus)
Fee: $125 per person
Please send a check (payable to Syracuse University) prior to the workshop to: Institute for Communication and Inclusion, 330 Huntington Hall, Syracuse, NY 13244-2340
For questions, group rates, and more information, please contact the ICI. To get the most out of the Introductory Training Workshop we ask that only facilitators and support personnel attend.
Typing to Communicate is one method used in accessing augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) equipment. This two-day workshop provides the opportunity to learn the techniques necessary to be a facilitator within the context of the principles common to all communication support approaches. This interactive workshop addresses the following key topics:
This is a learn-by-doing workshop packed with role-playing and simulations. Participants work with Institute on Communication and Inclusion trainers, augmentative communication users and experienced facilitators in building facilitator skills. This workshop is designed to appeal to administrators, teachers, therapists, teaching assistants, adult care providers, as well as families. It is not necessary to be working directly with an established augmentative communication user or potential candidate to attend this workshop.