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Upcoming Events

Most events are offered free of charge but we request donations to CTEC to help us expand our ability to meet the needs in the community. Space is limited. Please call CTEC at 916-921-5639 to RSVP.

Earn Continuing Education Credits. Go Talk Now Training August 22, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

In our Go Talk Now Training we discuss and demonstrate important functions of the device and vocabulary that you will need to know in order to customize the device for the AAC user's ongoing needs. This training is for family and support team members. Please encourage support team members to attend.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

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Earn Continuing Education Credits. Support Strategies August 23, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Support Strategies is a training for family members, support staff, educators, and therapists on the many important aspects needed to help an individual use a communication system throughout the day, across all environments, at home, school, work and in the community.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

AAC Voice Control for Environment and Distance Communication Training September 6, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Voice control has made many of the tasks we do throughout the day effortless and convenient. Individuals with physical and developmental disabilities can use this same technology to independently access entertainment, like video and music. Any AAC device can open up a world of access if only the right vocabulary is used.
Bring your AAC device or borrow one of ours for this hands-on training.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

InAlliance User Group September 11, 2018 • 11:30am - 12:00am

AAC in Our Lives meets at 6132 66th Avenue, Sacramento
Under the leadership of Mentors who use Augmentative & Alternative Communication, individuals who communicate through the use of AAC gather to practice their methods of communication, to teach each other how to use AAC devices, to make presentations and to enjoy social time. All ages are welcome and visitors are welcome.

RSVP for the Event…

Techsploration September 13, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Techsploration is a hands-on session, guided by our staff to help participants gain a better understanding of the systems available for communication and how we might explore these options throughout the assessment process. All are welcome to attend.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Jazzy Talkers September 14, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

AAC Group Meets at 891 Watt Avenue, Sacramento (Arden-Dimick Library)
Under the leadership of Mentors who use Augmentative & Alternative Communication, individuals who communicate through the use of AAC gather to practice their methods of communication, to teach each other how to use AAC devices, to make presentations and to enjoy social time. All ages are welcome and visitors are welcome.

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. GRID 3 Training September 18, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Get up to speed, or expand your knowledge of Smartbox’s Grid3 in Windows, and how it runs on the variety of speech generating devices from Talk To Me Technologies, LLC.  Format will include short topic presentations, interactive discussions, and lots of hands-on time with devices. No prior knowledge required. You are welcome to bring a Talk To Me Technologies device or share access to those provided at the workshop. SLPs, AAC Specialists, AT professionals, and device users and their supporters are welcome. 

Training is provided at CTEC - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825 

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. Touchchat Training September 20, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

In our Touchchat Training we discuss and demonstrate important functions of the device and vocabulary that you will need to know in order to customize the device for the AAC user's ongoing needs. This training is for family and support team members. Please encourage support team members to attend.
*Devices include Wego, FRS ProSlate & iPad.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Digital Chatter Hour September 21, 2018 • 11:00am - 12:00am

Meets at the Yolo County Library - Blanchard Room - 315 E. 14th Street, Davis, CA
Digital Chatter is a facilitated communication group in Davis, CA. We meet once per month and use facilitated communication on our speech devices.

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. Go Talk Now Training September 26, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

In our Go Talk Now Training we discuss and demonstrate important functions of the device and vocabulary that you will need to know in order to customize the device for the AAC user's ongoing needs. This training is for family and support team members. Please encourage support team members to attend.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. Support Strategies September 27, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Support Strategies is a training for family members, support staff, educators, and therapists on the many important aspects needed to help an individual use a communication system throughout the day, across all environments, at home, school, work and in the community.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. NOVAchat Training October 4, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

In our Saltillo NOVAchat Training we discuss and demonstrate important functions of the device and vocabulary that you will need to know in order to customize the device for the AAC user's ongoing needs. This training is for family and support team members. Please encourage support team members to attend.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

InAlliance User Group October 9, 2018 • 11:30am - 12:00am

AAC in Our Lives meets at 6132 66th Avenue, Sacramento
Under the leadership of Mentors who use Augmentative & Alternative Communication, individuals who communicate through the use of AAC gather to practice their methods of communication, to teach each other how to use AAC devices, to make presentations and to enjoy social time. All ages are welcome and visitors are welcome.

RSVP for the Event…

Techsploration October 11, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Techsploration is a hands-on session, guided by our staff to help participants gain a better understanding of the systems available for communication and how we might explore these options throughout the assessment process. All are welcome to attend.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Jazzy Talkers October 12, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

AAC Group Meets at 891 Watt Avenue, Sacramento (Arden-Dimick Library)
Under the leadership of Mentors who use Augmentative & Alternative Communication, individuals who communicate through the use of AAC gather to practice their methods of communication, to teach each other how to use AAC devices, to make presentations and to enjoy social time. All ages are welcome and visitors are welcome.

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. Touchchat Training October 18, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

In our Touchchat Training we discuss and demonstrate important functions of the device and vocabulary that you will need to know in order to customize the device for the AAC user's ongoing needs. This training is for family and support team members. Please encourage support team members to attend.
*Devices include Wego, FRS ProSlate & iPad.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Digital Chatter Hour October 19, 2018 • 11:00am - 12:00am

Meets at the Yolo County Library - Blanchard Room - 315 E. 14th Street, Davis, CA
Digital Chatter is a facilitated communication group in Davis, CA. We meet once per month and use facilitated communication on our speech devices.

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. Go Talk Now Training October 24, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

In our Go Talk Now Training we discuss and demonstrate important functions of the device and vocabulary that you will need to know in order to customize the device for the AAC user's ongoing needs. This training is for family and support team members. Please encourage support team members to attend.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. Support Strategies October 25, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Support Strategies is a training for family members, support staff, educators, and therapists on the many important aspects needed to help an individual use a communication system throughout the day, across all environments, at home, school, work and in the community.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

AAC Voice Control for Environment and Distance Communication Training November 1, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Voice control has made many of the tasks we do throughout the day effortless and convenient. Individuals with physical and developmental disabilities can use this same technology to independently access entertainment, like video and music. Any AAC device can open up a world of access if only the right vocabulary is used.
Bring your AAC device or borrow one of ours for this hands-on training.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Techsploration November 8, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Techsploration is a hands-on session, guided by our staff to help participants gain a better understanding of the systems available for communication and how we might explore these options throughout the assessment process. All are welcome to attend.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Jazzy Talkers November 9, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

NOVEMBER ONLY - Group meets at 891 Watt Avenue, Sacramento (Arden-Dimick Library)
Under the leadership of Mentors who use Augmentative & Alternative Communication, individuals who communicate through the use of AAC gather to practice their methods of communication, to teach each other how to use AAC devices, to make presentations and to enjoy social time. All ages are welcome and visitors are welcome.

RSVP for the Event…

InAlliance User Group November 13, 2018 • 11:30am - 12:00am

AAC in Our Lives meets at 6132 66th Avenue, Sacramento
Under the leadership of Mentors who use Augmentative & Alternative Communication, individuals who communicate through the use of AAC gather to practice their methods of communication, to teach each other how to use AAC devices, to make presentations and to enjoy social time. All ages are welcome and visitors are welcome.

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. Touchchat Training November 15, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

In our Touchchat Training we discuss and demonstrate important functions of the device and vocabulary that you will need to know in order to customize the device for the AAC user's ongoing needs. This training is for family and support team members. Please encourage support team members to attend.
*Devices include Wego, FRS ProSlate & iPad.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Digital Chatter Hour November 16, 2018 • 11:00am - 12:00am

Meets at the Yolo County Library - Blanchard Room - 315 E. 14th Street, Davis, CA
Digital Chatter is a facilitated communication group in Davis, CA. We meet once per month and use facilitated communication on our speech devices.

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. GRID 3 Training November 20, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Get up to speed, or expand your knowledge of Smartbox’s Grid3 in Windows, and how it runs on the variety of speech generating devices from Talk To Me Technologies, LLC.  Format will include short topic presentations, interactive discussions, and lots of hands-on time with devices. No prior knowledge required. You are welcome to bring a Talk To Me Technologies device or share access to those provided at the workshop. SLPs, AAC Specialists, AT professionals, and device users and their supporters are welcome. 

Training is provided at CTEC - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825 

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. Go Talk Now Training November 28, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

In our Go Talk Now Training we discuss and demonstrate important functions of the device and vocabulary that you will need to know in order to customize the device for the AAC user's ongoing needs. This training is for family and support team members. Please encourage support team members to attend.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. NOVAchat Training December 6, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

In our Saltillo NOVAchat Training we discuss and demonstrate important functions of the device and vocabulary that you will need to know in order to customize the device for the AAC user's ongoing needs. This training is for family and support team members. Please encourage support team members to attend.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

InAlliance User Group December 11, 2018 • 11:30am - 12:00am

AAC in Our Lives meets at 6132 66th Avenue, Sacramento
Under the leadership of Mentors who use Augmentative & Alternative Communication, individuals who communicate through the use of AAC gather to practice their methods of communication, to teach each other how to use AAC devices, to make presentations and to enjoy social time. All ages are welcome and visitors are welcome.

RSVP for the Event…

Techsploration December 13, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Techsploration is a hands-on session, guided by our staff to help participants gain a better understanding of the systems available for communication and how we might explore these options throughout the assessment process. All are welcome to attend.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Jazzy Talkers December 14, 2018 • 10:30am - 11:30am

AAC Group Meets at 891 Watt Avenue, Sacramento (Arden-Dimick Library)
Under the leadership of Mentors who use Augmentative & Alternative Communication, individuals who communicate through the use of AAC gather to practice their methods of communication, to teach each other how to use AAC devices, to make presentations and to enjoy social time. All ages are welcome and visitors are welcome.

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. Touchchat Training December 20, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

In our Touchchat Training we discuss and demonstrate important functions of the device and vocabulary that you will need to know in order to customize the device for the AAC user's ongoing needs. This training is for family and support team members. Please encourage support team members to attend.
*Devices include Wego, FRS ProSlate & iPad.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…

Digital Chatter Hour December 21, 2018 • 11:00am - 12:00am

Meets at the Yolo County Library - Blanchard Room - 315 E. 14th Street, Davis, CA
Digital Chatter is a facilitated communication group in Davis, CA. We meet once per month and use facilitated communication on our speech devices.

RSVP for the Event…

Earn Continuing Education Credits. Support Strategies December 27, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Support Strategies is a training for family members, support staff, educators, and therapists on the many important aspects needed to help an individual use a communication system throughout the day, across all environments, at home, school, work and in the community.

Training will be at the CTEC office - 1010 Hurley Way, Suite 180, Sacramento, CA 95825

RSVP for the Event…