Conference: ALS and speech alterations : testimony and possible ways of compensation

2021-12-14 - 10:00 / 11:30

Kate Busch at [email protected] or call 514-725-2653, extension 109.

A filmed interview with a person with ALS will be presented during this conference. In it, she talks about her way of communicating and the advantages she sees in communicating with an assistive communication device (iPad with Speech Assistant application). Sophie Dupont and Gabrielle Morin, speech-language pathologists, will briefly describe possible speech alterations, communication strategies and some of the compensatory means available. They will also discuss the content to be included in a communication tool as well as the accompaniment by family members in the use of a technical communication aid.

Time: Tuesday, December 14th, from 10 AM to 11: 30 AM

Where:  On Zoom.

Registration : Please fill out this registration form.

 

If you are not familiar with Zoom, or with online communications, please reach Kate at 514 725-2653, ext. 109 or by email at [email protected]

You may also read our Zoom user guides online.

See you soon, together.