Augmentative Communication and AT Specialist
Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Lauren S. Enders, MA, CCC-SLP is a speech-language pathologist currently serving as a full-time Augmentative Communication Consultant and Assistive Technology Consultant for the Bucks County Intermediate Unit in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Lauren has had a career-long passion for using assistive technology (including all types of augmentative and alternative communication) to support students with complex communication needs, mobility impairments, cognitive impairments, and other disabilities. She enjoys learning and teaching others how assistive technology may be used to improve access to communication, literacy, and leisure for individuals with disabilities. Lauren presents locally and nationally on topics related to augmentative communication and the use of iPads with students with disabilities. In recent years, Lauren has capitalized on the power of social media to share her passion and expertise for AAC, assistive technology, and more recently, the power of iOS technologies. Lauren created and manages a large Pinterest site dedicated to special education, augmentative communication, assistive technology, and instructional technology. This site contains over one hundred fifty categorized boards of resources, apps, equipment, and other supports.
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