Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
Products and Devices
New augmentative communication board software (AAC software) is now available for individuals with autism and other disabilities. Many of these augmentative communication software programs include picture symbols that can be used to facilitate the development and effective use of language for communication. Although picture symbols have been used for many years in programs for nonverbal communication, they are now used in a variety of computer devices to facilitate both communication and learning..