Christopher Trujillo, Brenda Del Monte, Melanie Conatser, Gina Norris, Tauni Malmgren, Carrie Westcott, Kellie Moritz; Establishing OT’s Distinct Value in AAC Evaluations for Children With Disabilities. Am J Occup Ther 2020;74(4_Supplement_1):7411520480. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S1-PO4202
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Date Presented 03/27/20
This translational research study examines data collected from 179 interdisciplinary AAC evaluations for children with disabilities during a single calendar year. The study examines the complex needs of children who receive AAC evaluations and identifies OT’s distinct role in accommodating motor and sensory limitations that inhibit a child’s ability to access a device. Results indicate that children benefit from interdisciplinary AAC evaluations and describe device features OT’s can recommend.
Primary Author and Speaker: Christopher Trujillo
Additional Authors and Speakers: Tauni Malmgren, Carrie Westcott, Kellie Moritz
Contributing Authors: Brenda Del Monte, Melanie Conatser, Gina Norris
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