ACTU Webinars

Webinar 2: Exploring AAC for Individuals with Profound Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD)

The Access to Communication Technology Unit hosted another free webinar focusing on building communication skills using Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) in individuals with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD). The webinar provided information about the various stages of communication starting from the development of cause and effect to the development of intentional communication. Different types of AAC options and strategies for individuals with PMLD will also be explored. 

Speakers: Jamie Said and Teodora Aleksic

Target Audience: This webinar was aimed at professionals (LSE, SLP, OT etc) and parents/caregivers who are working with individuals with complex communication needs.
Date: Wednesday 23rd June 2021

This was be the second webinar out of a series of 3 webinars which shall be held throughout this year.