“Help! My child’s speech-language pathologist is recommending that we try AAC but I’m not too sure about that…”
We get it- AAC is daunting! As a form of communication, AAC is drastically different from how most parents expect their children to communicate and the suggestion to implement AAC comes with many questions for parents and caregivers. But it doesn’t have to be scary, and it can be fun! Beyond that, many research studies have shown that AAC promotes language development among young children. Here are 5 reasons to give AAC a shot!