Augmentative Communication News (ACN) and Alternatively Speaking (AS) provide the latest information on hot topics in the field, discussion of vital issues for AAC stakeholders and news from the AAC community.
The just-published, Winter 2003, issue of Augmentative
Communication News represents an effort to clarify the rationale for, and
impact of, using a broad range of augmentative communication strategies
to improve the communication outcomes of individuals with Autism Spectrum
Disorders (ASD). The 16-page newsletter, authored by AAC expert Sarah Blackstone
with the help of Pat Mirenda, Emily Rubin and Howard Shane, is divided
into five different sections:
(1) Ordering the November issue (Vol. 15, #4) for $20.00 (U.S.) by mail, phone, or fax (VISA, Mastercard, check, purchase order): Augmentative Communication, Inc, 1 Surf Way, #237, Monterey, CA 93940. By fax: 831-649-3050, phone 831-649-3050
(2) By e-mailing a request to subscribe to PressToe@aol.com. We will then mail you a complimentary copy of the "visual supports" insert, as well as information regarding a special new subscriber's promotion that will enable you to receive the November, 2003, issue free with your subscription to the next four issues of ACN (Vol. 16).