In this two and a half hour product training, held over 2 days, participants will learn about LAMP Words for Life. The class will cover:
- the difference between LAMP and LAMP WFL
- the guiding principles of LAMP WFL
- saying words and phrases in 1-hit, transition and full
- tools and strategies for teaching
- basic setup and customizing the vocabulary on the Accent and PRiO
Hands-on practice is encouraged throughout the class, so come prepared to learn and practice on an Accent, PASS demo software or PRiO.
This class is intended for anyone who is interested in learning more about LAMP WFL and how to personalize it for someone.
Participants will be able to:
15 minutes - Intro and What is LAMP? What is LAMP WFL?
15 minutes - Guiding Principles
15 minutes - LAMP WFL 84 1-hit
30 minutes - Basic Setup and Customizations for the Accent
35 minutes - LAMP WFL 84 full/transition
30 minutes - Basic Setup and Customizations for the PRiO
10 minutes - Resources on the PRC Web Site, Product Support, AAC Language lab, Realize Language, and Finding a Consultant
Beth Waite-Lafever has her Bachelors and Masters in speech-language pathology and over 30 years of experience working with individuals using AAC. She has her RESNA ATP, which means she is certified as an assistive technology professional. Beth has worked in outpatient rehabilitation, public school, taught university courses and has presented on AAC at the national and international level. Currently she is in private practice working directly with individuals with significant communication deficits, providing professional development for schools/agencies, and consulting with public schools regarding curriculum and services to support students using AAC.
Financial: Beth Waite-Lafever is contracted by the Prentke Romich Company.
Nonfinancial: No relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Live online classes: Participants wanting ASHA CEUs must be registered, "join" the class through his/her unique confirmation email letter, participate for the entire duration of the class, and pass a post-test with 80% accuracy or higher. No partial credits will be submitted. Participants have 15 days to submit all ASHA paperwork to PRC. ASHA paperwork received after 15 days will not be accepted.
In-person classes: All ASHA paperwork must be submitted to the presenter by the end of the training day.
Participants wanting ASHA CEUs for a multiple day training must attend all days. In addition, if there is a registration fee associated with the class and payment is not received, PRC will not submit your request for ASHA CEUs.
An annual ASHA CE Registry fee is required to register ASHA CEUs. ASHA CE Registry fees are paid by the participant directly to the ASHA National Office. The annual ASHA CE Registry fee allows registration of an unlimited number of ASHA CEUs for the calendar year. Contact the ASHA CE staff at 800-498-2071 ext. 8591 for CE Registry fee subscription information: www.asha.org
The Prentke Romich Company (PRC) licenses a patented technology that is in PRC products trademarked as Accent™, PRiO™, NuEye™, and NuPoint™, as well as software Unity®, Essence™, CoreScanner™, UNIDAD™, LAMP Words for Life™, and our Language Acquisition through Motor Planning™ (LAMP) approach. PRC also has registered two websites, Realize Language™ and AAC Language Lab™. Because there are no other like-kind products available, course offerings will only cover information that pertains to the effective and safe use of the above-named products.
This presentation will focus exclusively on Accent, PRiO, NuEye, NuPoint, Unity, CoreScanner, Essence, UNIDAD, LAMP Words for Life, Realize Language, or AAC Language Lab and will not include information regarding other similar or related augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices or software.
Most of our presenters are salaried, employee-owners of the Prentke Romich Company. A few of our presenters are contracted presenters.
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