Emerging Areas - Vol. 11 #6
(December 1998) This issue focuses on the role of the AAC community in spreading information and resources to parts of the world where AAC techniques, strategies and devices are just beginning to be recognized in medical, educational and community service delivery systems.
Newsletter Contents: Case Examples-Getting there from here Clinical News-Working in unfamiliar places Equipment-AAC travel kit AAC-RERC-Three new projects Governmental-Emerging Countries Committee References & Resources
Auditory Scanning - Vol. 11 #4 & #5
(October 1998) This issue focuses on Auditory Scanning, a communication technique designed to address the needs of individuals with severe speech, motor and visual impairments.
Newsletter Contents: Clinical News-Auditory Scanning(AS) On the Web-AS Website and AS list serv Equipment-AS devices and features For Consumers-A survey of 28 AS users Case Examples-A closer look The AAC-RERC-AAC-RERC goes "virtual" Governmental-Medicare and AAC devices
Four Stages of Knowing: A Paradigm for AAC Information Exchange - Vol. 11 #3
(June 1998) This issue gives information about a paradigm that can guide the need people have for different types of information about AAC.
Newsletter Contents: For Consumers-Four Stages of Knowing: A Paradigm for AAC Information Exchange Clinical News-Resources for Clinicians University & Research-Journals and Books Governmental-International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication Equipment-AAC devices On the Web-ACOLUG: Listserv for AAC users
Newsletter Contents: For Consumers-Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis University & Research-Outcomes of AAC intervention in ALS Clinical News-Staying ahead of the curve Equipment-High tech communication solutions Governmental-Communication Independence for the Neurologically Impaired (CINI) On the Web-ALS Websites