The iPad and mobile technology revolution: benefits and challenges for individuals who require augmentative and alternative communication.

@article{McNaughton2013TheIA,
  title={The iPad and mobile technology revolution: benefits and challenges for individuals who require augmentative and alternative communication.},
  author={David McNaughton and Janice Light},
  journal={Augmentative and alternative communication},
  year={2013},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={107-16}
}
The iPad and other mobile technologies provide powerful new tools to potentially enhance communication for individuals with developmental disabilities, acquired neurogenic disorders, and degenerative neurological conditions. These mobile technologies offer a number of potential benefits, including: (a) increased awareness and social acceptance of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), (b) greater consumer empowerment in accessing AAC solutions, (c) increased adoption of AAC… CONTINUE READING
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