Posts Tagged ‘Facilitated Communication’

Facilitated Communication Training Program, Part 5: Skill Building II – Rescheduled to Saturday, November 4, 2017

Facilitated Communication Training Program, Part 5: Skill Building II – Saturday, October 21 November 4, 2017 IMPORTANT UPDATE: DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES, THE OCTOBER 21st SKILL BUILDING TRAINING HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO NOVEMBER 4th AT 9 AM. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE. Program | Registration Information | Location   Our ongoing Training…

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SBT’s Next Celebration of Communication is Saturday October 21, 2017

REGISTER for Our Next Celebration of Communication on Saturday, October 21, 2017   We are pleased to announce that our next Celebration of Communication which will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 4:00 PM. Please join us on the 3rd Saturday of every month for our Celebration of Communication. These informal gatherings provide…

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ICI 2-Day Workshop: Supporting Communication – Developing Frameworks for Support and Learning to be a Facilitator, October 5-6

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Visit the Institute on Communication and Inclusion (ICI) at Syracuse University website   The Institute on Communication and Inclusion (ICI) at Syracuse University will conduct a 2-day introductory workshop on supporting communication for nonverbal autistics. Facilitated Communication is one method used in accessing augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) equipment. This two-day workshop provides the opportunity…

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Wellspring Guild: Employing Best Practice Standards for Facilitated Communication Training and Support

Facilitated Communication (FC,) also known as Supported Typing (ST) is, put simply, a technique in which physical, communication, and emotional support is provided by a facilitator to an individual with a communication disorder (communicator). Facilitated Communication Training (FCT) is a strategy within the methods of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) where the facilitator provides a…

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Institute on Communication & Inclusion 2017 Events Update

For many of us, Summer Vacation includes a trip East to attend the Syracuse University Institute on Communication & Inclusion‘s Autism Summer Institute. This year, however, the ICI will not be hosting a conference on the East Coast. Instead, they will join forces with the University of Northern Iowa for the 2017 Midwest Summer Institute:…

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