ACN: Abandonment of Equipment - Vol. 5 #3 (May 1992) This issue advocates for taking a "mindful" approach to the "widespread anecdotal reports of consumer dissatisfaction and the frequent abandonment of prescribed technological solutions" and look beyond the surface to explain how and why people may use AAC equipment over time.
Newsletter Contents: For Consumers - Abandonment of assistive technology: What consumers know and professionals need to find out Clinical News - Assistive technology selection: Making it a consumer responsive process Equipment - Performance evaluations: What's it all about? Governmental - Some do it! Protecting consumers University and Research - Request REC Equipment Evaluation and other projects National Rehabilitation Hospital