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Communication: Methods other than Speech

Speech may not serve as the primary mode of communication for children and adults with severe speech or language problems. In such instances, an effective mode of communication is AAC. “Augmentative and Alternative Communication” (AAC) is any device, system, or method that improves the ability of an individual with a communication impairment to communicate effectively. The 32nd NIDAS was about AAC which help individuals with various disorders to communicate effectively.