Month: June 2017

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) 101

AAC 101

Welcome to a crash course in augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).   1) What is AAC? AAC (augmentative and alternative communication) is, simply put, anything that aids and/or replaces your speech to communicate. ASHA (the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association) says that “AAC includes all forms of communication (other than oral speech) that are used to express thoughts, …