Chat with Me: Pragmatic Skill Intervention in Augmentative & Alternative Communication (AAC)
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 3:30 - 4:30 PM Eastern Time Zone
Webinar Type: Archive
Webinar Code: AT17-WEB01-AR
Webinar Fee: $39
The acquisition of social skills is an important factor in the successful integration of
individuals with disabilities. Social skills are critical for successful academic inclusion as well as competitive employment. In this webinar the results from a social skills intervention study will be discussed. In addition, a number of evidence-based strategies for teaching social skills will be reviewed and customizations to a core vocabulary will be demonstrated to illustrate inclusion of vocabulary necessary to perform a variety of pragmatic functions.
- Participants will be able to list three consequences of poor social skills.
- Participants will be able to list three strategies that can be used to teach social skills to individuals who use AAC.
- Participants will list three pragmatic skills that may require additional vocabulary.
Augmentative and Alternative Communication