UGA AAC Class Fall 2015
Assistive Technology Strategies and Solutions for People with Neurodegenerative Disorders
Friday, November 20, 2015
Carolyn Phillips, Director of Tools for Life, Georgia's Assistive Technology Act Program
This presentation will share in-depth information on assistive technology strategies and solutions for individuals living with neurodegenerative disorders. Presenters will define and explore various degenerative neurological disease processes including Huntington's disease (HD), multiple sclerosis (MS), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and more. Interactive discussion will focus on augmentative alternative communication (AAC) devices in specific strategies for matching the appropriate assistive technologies to individual needs.