On Friday, October 21st, NMTAP will be presenting at the NMSHA 2022 Fall Convention on “Assistive Technology Considerations for Speech Communication”.
This educational session will detail assistive technology (AT) considerations for those individuals that need speech communication solutions. The session will go into detail on low to high-tech speech generating devices, including how devices can be customized for individuals at each technology level. The session will also go into detail on applications available for both Apple/Android devices, along with alternative access methods for using a tablet with limited mobility. The session will conclude with a brief discussion on eye gaze technology and information on how to trial these devices through the state’s assistive technology loan program, The New Mexico Technology Assistance Program (NMTAP).
Please visit the NMSHA 2022 Fall Convention Website for more information or to register to attend.