Angelman Academy

  • Angelman Academy: Introduction to AAC
    Explore Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) with Angelman Academy. Learn about its principles, multimodal communication, functions, and how to choose the right AAC system.
  • Angelman Syndrome, Apraxia, Anxiety, and AAC
    Explore Angelman Syndrome, apraxia, and anxiety, and learn how Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) can aid in managing behaviors. Discover the importance of visual supports and strategies to support communication and reduce anxiety.
  • Behavioral and Anxiety concerns in Angelman Syndrome
    Explore Dr. Christopher Keary’s insights on behavioral and anxiety concerns in Angelman Syndrome. Learn about case studies, research findings, and treatment approaches.
  • Gaining language:What to Consider & how to start
    Explore the journey of gaining language through AAC with Speech-Language Pathologist, Caroline Woeber. Learn about AAC, its evaluation process, and the role of communication partners.
  • Getting started with AAC – Motivate, Model, and Move Out of the Way
    Explore the basics of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) with Angelman Academy. Learn about robust AAC systems, vocabulary arrangement, and effective implementation strategies for individuals with Angelman Syndrome.
  • Narrative Supports: An Angelman Community Webinar
    Join Kate Ahern in a webinar exploring the power of narrative supports for individuals with Angelman Syndrome. Learn how to create empowering social stories and implement them effectively.
  • Q&A about the ACES-ICT – Inclusion program
    Explore the ACES-ICT inclusion program at PS15 with teachers Rachel Marks and Catherine Lipkin. Learn about the power of inclusion in education and how it benefits all students.
  • Visual supports and Video Models for AAC
    Explore the use of visual supports and video models for augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). Learn about aided language displays, descriptive teaching methods, color coding, and video models for effective communication.