"Augmentative and Alternative Communication: A User's Perspective"
This is a webcast of a 2006 speech given by Colin Portnuff. He discussed his personal experience with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and the communication challenges he faced. He also presented his ideas regarding the advantages and drawbacks in speech and voice technology in AAC.
Material Type: Presentation
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: April 16, 2010
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 29, 2013
Submitter: L Warner
Keywords: CAPCSCD, ALS, AAC, KASA
Primary Audience: Graduate School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Quicktime or Windows MediaPlayer
Cost Involved: no
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