Professional Coaching and Training for AAC
Training for private practices, schools, speech-language pathologists, SLPAs, teachers, para-educators, personal care assistants, and other professionals.
Professional Coaching and Training Services
With over 20 years of experience with AAC, Michelle Britt-Thompson, MS, CCC-SLP provides in-person and online training and coaching to professionals across the country. Michelle provides in-services for schools, lunch and learns for private practices, coaching for SLPs (sometimes even during a therapy session), and more.
Coaching and training services are designed to empower professionals with the tools to confidently support individuals with complex communication needs. Whether you have a specific client using AAC or are interested in advancing your AAC skillset, all sessions will be tailored to your specific goals.
Common Coaching Topics
Introduction to AAC, core vocabulary, ongoing support, & troubleshooting
Practical therapy ideas to get client/students engaged
How to get your client's AAC device funded by insurance
Treatment planning, developing goals, tracking progress
Considering the cognitive, motor, and cultural needs of individuals using AAC
Problem-solving challenging case scenarios
Resources and activities for creating therapy sessions