Communication: Making it Count!
Join Rett expert Judy Lariviere, M.Ed.,OTR/L, UCSF Rett Syndrome and Related Disorders Clinic to discover ways to make Communication opportunities count for your child, teen and adult across all the important relationships in their life. ?
Gill Townend, CertMRCSLT, M.Phil., B.Med.Sci.(Speech), Researcher and Augmentative & Alternative Communication Expert, Rett Expertise Centre Netherlands and Theresa Bartolotta, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Professor, Department of Speech-Language Pathology, School of Education, Monmouth University, Monmouth University Graduate Center introduce the development, final statement and recommendations of the largest body of evidence-based Communication guidelines to be published for Rett syndrome. This work was funded by Rettsyndrome.org and accomplished by a global team of experts. ??The presenters also share the accessible, user-friendly handbook version of the guidelines with recommendations of how to embed these at home, in the classroom, and in day programs.