AAC Across the Lifespan: Supporting Communication at All Developmental Levels- Replay Webinar

Presented by: Jessica Gormley, PhD, CCC-SLP

Start Date: 10/01/2019 | End Date: 05/01/2024

After this webinar, you will be able to…

  • Describe four components of comprehensive augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) assessment
  • Describe the stages of communication development for beginning communicators who benefit from AAC services in healthcare settings
  • Identify at least two AAC interventions to support individuals at each stage of communication development


  • 0-10 minutes – Introduction

  • 10-20 minutes – Review the positive impact of supporting patient communication in healthcare settings using AAC

  • 20-45 minutes – How to conduct an AAC assessment

  • 45-70 minutes – How to identify a patient’s communication stage

  • 70-110 minutes – Matching AAC interventions to communication stages of development

  • 110-120 minutes – Q&A

This program is offered for 0.2 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area)

Speaker Information

Jessica Gormley will receive an honorarium for this webinar from Mobile Dysphagia Diagnostics.
She also receives a salary from Munroe-Meyer Institute, University of Nebraska Medical Center, and a graduate student stipend for the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR, grant #90RE5017) to the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Augmentative and Alternative Communication (RERC on AAC) and Penn State AAC Doctoral Leadership grant from the U.S. Department of Education (grant #H325D170024), and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation New Century Scholars Doctoral Scholarship.
No relevant non-financial disclosures.

Additional Info and FAQ:

Can I get continuing education for this webinar?  

After watching the webinar, you will need to pass a short quiz with at least 80% accuracy to obtain credit for your participation. The link to the quiz will be emailed to you. Once completed, we will email you a certificate of completion within 48 hours.  You have 14 days to complete the test.

If you’d like to earn ASHA CEUs for the presentation, we can report your completion to ASHA. ASHA CEUs are awarded to those that meet eligibility criteria by the ASHA CE Registry upon receipt of the ASHA CEU Participant Form from the ASHA Approved CE Provider.

What is the Refund/Cancellation Policy?  

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What can I do if I have a complaint?  

Please contact us at info@mobiledysphagiadiagnostics.com

Who is this webinar appropriate for?  

The target audience for this webinar is licensed speech-language pathologists. There are no prerequisite skills or knowledge needed beyond the basic speech-language pathology training and licensing.

What if I need special accommodations?  

If you require accommodations to access these materials due to a disability, please email us at info@mobiledysphagiadiagnostics.com

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