Carer and Me AAC

By Northcott, 5 March 2019 , Comments

Group therapy: Using Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

Join Northcott therapists for a 4-day group therapy program for you and your child. This is for children aged 8-12 years who use or are learning to use AAC as their primary means of communication or as a support aid to their verbal communication. A parent/carer must attend with the child.

Learn about: Developing language and social skills with your child. Aided language stimulation and how to introduce literacy to your child.

What your child will gain: Core vocabulary and sentence building skills. Social skill and tips for using communication devices for socialising.

What you/carers will gain: knowledge about language development. Skills to use aided language stimulation strategies and the chance to share and learn with others.

What to expect: A hands-on, structured literacy based program using Charlotte's Web. Language-based craft activities and games using communication devices.

Date: 

  • Week 1: 16 - 17 April 2019
  • Week 2: 23 - 24 April 2019

Time: 10am - 12pm 

Venue: Northcott Campbelltown - Suite 1, 101 Queen Street, Campbelltown, NSW, 2560

Cost: $597.60 - You can use NDIS Therapy Groups funding under the category 'Improved Daily Living' to pay for this program.

RSVP  by Friday 5 April 2019 - Call 1800 818 286  or email northcott@northcott.com.au

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