Figure 8: The areas highlighted in yellow show how this student’s abilities were limited using body based forms alone with live voice scanning. The areas in orange show how he, undergoing AAC device trials, benefitted from using Unity (Accent 1400 with NuEye). The Accent allowed this student to communicate autonomous messages at a distance. This student’s abilities have moved beyond the scope of the Matrix. We included this image in his AAC Funding report. This image is reprinted with permission and is a representation of the printed version of the Communication Matrix (Rowland, 2004).

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