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Date(s) - Friday, April 8, 2016
9:00 am - 4:00 pm



Individual Authorizer (IA) Workshop for Communication Aids For Speech Language Pathologists and Occupational Therapists.

To obtain your Individual Authorizer (IA) status from the Assistive Devices Program (ADP) you must: 1) complete the online home study guide before attending the workshop 2) attend a hands on workshop and complete a final test. Both steps are mandatory to obtain your IA status as an OT or SLP.

This workshop includes:

  • Overview of the ADP framework for AAC devices (writing aids and face to face communication)
  • Information about assessment and device selection
  • Review of eligibility criteria for ADP funded writing and communication aids
  • How to make an authorization with ADP funding
  • Case study discussion
  • Technology hands on
  • Lunch Included