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The Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) is excited to announce a new program available for any individual registered with ODP. ODP has funded online Speech and Language Pathology services, Just SO (Short-Term Online), through TechOWL at the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University.

Individuals and their families/teams can receive up to 10 hours of virtual services from a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist (SLP). An SLP can work with your team to:

  • Assess current communication;
  • Recommend a communication focus;
  • Develop a communication support plan;
  • Teach practical strategies for communication;
  • Select, set up, and/or customize a communication device, if recommended;
  • Plan for getting an Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) device, including writing an insurance report, if necessary; and
  • Troubleshoot communication strategies, AAC devices, and more.

Visit here if you are interested in this new, free program. For questions, contact TechOWL at 800-204-7428 or via email.

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AAC Essentials

Take a FREE online course to learn about AAC with TechOWL. A certificate of completion will be provided. Go to the AAC Community AAC Essentials web page and enroll in the course that best meets your needs:

  • AAC User;
  • Supports Coordinators;
  • Family, Friends, and Supporters; and
  • Administrators and Leaders.

Each course is designed to value your time and give you practical information. The lessons are short, and you can do them whenever you like. Plan to spend 2–3 hours on the course. You can also choose individual lessons to meet your needs.

Please share with your networks, teams, and families that use, support, or work with AAC.