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ECHO AAC – Alternative and Augmentative Communication

Audience Icon - redOpen to anyone interested in AAC or the specific session topic.

Check List IconECHO AAC is designed to connect individuals who use AAC, families, speech-language pathologists, teachers, occupational therapists, social workers, and other team members to support knowledge sharing. The ECHO model is designed to recognize the expertise in every member of the ECHO team to maximize outcomes for individuals who use AAC.

Format Collaboration Tools IconECHO AAC meets every other Wednesday from 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. via Zoom video conferencing. The structure of ECHO sessions includes 45 minutes of didactic content and 45 minutes of case-based problem solving.

Icon - Calendar / ScheduleECHO AAC-Fall 2021 Schedule

  • Wednesday, 10/6, 3:30-5:00 CST
    AAC Evaluation & Funding in the Schools

  • Wednesday, 10/20, 3:30-5:00 CST
    Transitioning from Low-tech to High-tech Systems

  • Wednesday, 11/3, 3:30-5:00 CST
    Supporting Communication for Transition-age Youth

  • Wednesday, 11/17, 3:30-5:00 CST
    Implementing Alternative Access AAC Systems in the School Setting

  • Wednesday, 12/1, 3:30-5:00 CST
    Topic TBD

  • Wednesday, 12/15 3:30-5:00 CST
    Topic TBD

To join ECHO AAC, please send an email with your name and interest to:
aacpartnershipprogram@waisman.wisc.edu

HUB Team

Catherine Kanter, MS, CCC-SLP

Position title: Speech-Language Pathologist

Sarah Marshall, MA, CCC-SLP

Position title: Speech-Language Pathologist

Sydney Hayes, MA, CF-SLP

Position title: Clinical Fellow