PODD workshops include:

  • Creative and practical solutions shared through videos, discussion and case examples
  • Features of a PODD communication system including vocabulary organisation, layout, design, range of access strategies and customising for individual requirements
  • Challenges faced when creating communication systems
  • Teaching and learning strategies for implementing PODD communication systems
  • Hands-on supported practice using PODD communication books.

“Being able to say what I want to say,
to whoever I want to say it to,
whenever I want to say it.”

Gayle Porter, Developer of PODD

 

Who are PODD workshops for:

  • Speech pathologists, OTs, physios and other Allied Health professionals working with children and adults who have complex communication needs
  • Teachers and support staff in mainstream and special settings who have pupils using PODD in their class
  • Parents who would like a more in-depth understanding of their child’s PODD communication system.