Relationships & AAC

USSAAC Webinar for International AAC Awareness Month

October 12, 2021

Presenter:  Lance McLemore

Lance McLemore has been using AAC in one form or another since 2009. He currently uses an Accent 1000 from PRC with LAMP Words for Life. He graduated with a BA from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. He is an ambassador for PRC and the Center for AAC and Autism. He shares his insights about AAC in trainings, workshops, conferences, and Zoom calls.

This session discusses the challenges an AAC user faces in creating relationships. It is discussed from the perspective of an AAC user.

Webinar Objectives:

1.  Gain insight into the challenges an AAC user might have in forming relationships.

2.  Develop increased awareness of the need for support in using communication socially.

3.  Get ideas of ways to help an AAC user in strengthening their use of
communication for social interaction.