The empowerment communication board enables people with communication challenges to discuss health needs during a medical encounter. This communication board features overlay designs for a variety of cognitive, linguistic, and motor support needs. Several overlays are combined to delivered complex messages. Pages are made from a durable, dry erase material so the patient or listener can write and draw items to ensure messages are understood. Training videos for staff, families, and friends are also included.
The Electronic Communication Board (ECB) concepts are field-tested in a hospital setting by authors Jane K. Quarles, MS, CCC-SLP, and Melanie Wood, MS, OTR/L, ATP.
The ECB's multiple overlay designs are based on research to suit the cognitive, linguistic, and motor needs of the individual. It can be used as a single overlay to gain attention or answer yes/no/I don’t know questions. Or a combination of overlays can be used to deliver a more complex message.
Research supports the use of video modeling techniques to train communication partners. Staff, families, and friends can access an easy-to-use video tutorial via a QR code on the ECB. The video provides quick training at bedside as needed.
14” W x 9” L when folded flat and 14” W x 8” L X 8” tall when assembled.
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Two Partner/Plus single-message augmentative communication devices with divider that interlocks between the two. You can interlock with other Partner/Plus's to create a larger multi-message communicator. Start as a double message communicator and add on as skills are acquired. An elevated platform and slot for objects or picture cards makes the ...
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