Newsletter Contents: For consumers - Defining the term "family" Clinical News - Family-centered: A shifting policy Equipment - Tips for practitioners Governmental - Impact of AAC devices on family functioning University & Research - ISAAC's 1994 Research Symposium: Session on family-focused research
Newsletter Contents: For Consumers - The ABC's of vision in AAC Clinical News - Seeing: Issues and practices in AAC Equipment - Symbols and devices for persons with Visual Impairment Governmental - Groups solving problems University & Research - RERC on Sensory aids at Smith-Kettlewell
Newsletter Contents: For Consumers - Pointing poetry and protection Governmental - Policy Statements in the United States Clinical News - Read more, discover less: AAC and FC University & Research - Beyond the message: What about the messenger Equipment - Beyond the typewriter
Newsletter Contents: For Consumers - Chapter One: The changing mission of adult day programs Clinical News - The story: Doing meaningful things at adult day programs Equipment - "Quick and Dirty:" Using AAC in adult day programs Governmental - Helping at the international level University & Research - The Institute for Rehabilitation Research (IRV) Hoensbroek, The Netherlands
Newsletter Contents: Dynamic Displays - Dynamic Displays: An option for accessing language Speech Output - Intelligible & affordable: A focus on recorded speech Auditory Scanning - Characteristics of auditory scanning devices Portability - It's smaller than a bread box and it talks, It's a ...! Companies & devices - How to contact manufacturers of AAC devices
Newsletter Contents: For Consumers - AAC assessment: Stakeholder views Governmental - Nagi's Taxonomy of Disability: Helping to define the purpose of AAC assessments Equipment - Equipment loan programs: A rationale Clinical News - What master clinicians do and think University & Research - Just an idea!