|Added||Apr 5th, 2013|
‘YesNo’ is a functional communication app suitable for use in multiple situations. This app is designed for use with people with Autism, Downs Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Intellectual Disability/Impairment, Stroke and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). As well as any other communication impairment.’YesNo’ can teach children or adults who have very little or no language abilities to initiate communication and have control over their environment in a fun and functional way. Other fun and motivating therapy ideas using ‘YesNo’ are: Choosing food during mealtimes, choosing a favourite DVD, consenting to medical procedures, answering questions about pain and illness and answering questions during day-to-day conversation.’Yes’ and ‘No’ are two of the best words to start with when working on communication as they allow you to control your environment in so many motivating ways. As it is developed by two Speech and Language Therapists (Pathologists) working as clinicians in the Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC) field, it’s development is based both on the most up-to-date research and on clinical experience.Visit http://www.annaspeak.blogspot.co.nz/ for more hints and tips or to comment and give us ideas!