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Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) – Information from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association on AAC.

 

Practical AAC – This site is full of ideas and approaches to aiding communication.

 

Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) Webcasts – Informational webcasts on PECS as well as how to implement the use of this approach.

 

Picture Exchange Communication System – The home of the PECS approach.

 

The Autism Helper: Practical tips and tools to help children learn communication skills.

 

Supporting Communication in High School – A guide from the Center on Secondary Education for Students with ASD to help adolescents on the spectrum improve their communication skills.

 

Enablemart – Devices for augmentative and alternative communication.

 

Supporting Functional Communication in High School – A guide from the Center on Secondary Education for Students with ASD to help adolescents on the spectrum improve their communication skills.

 

Video Explaining AAC – this is a short video that explains what AAC is, how individuals communicate using AAC, and devices that can be used for this purpose.