Assistive Technologies, Devices, Aids and Equipment
PAT - Participate Assistive Technologies
Participate Assistive Technologies (PAT) is StGiles specialist consultancy and therapy service that assists people with disability to find and use the right assistive technology, to enhance their communication skills and daily activities.
All clients will receive a comprehensive assessment of need, a trial period to list the suitability of equipment or technology and support implementing the technology into the work, home or school environment.
PAT’s Speech Pathologists and Occupational Therapists will work with you and your support team to find a system that meets your needs.
What is Assistive Technology?
Who uses Assistive Technology?
How can I determine which Assistive Technology is best for my child?
These questions plus more are discussed below in our:
PAT Training & Education Workshops:
Participate Assistive Technologies (PAT) provide assessment and therapy for clients and their carers, support workers, families and therapists, as well as training and education.
Children with autism have had the opportunity to develop their language skills and some have even developed speech after participating in the StGiles Language Acquisition through Motor Planning (LAMP) trial.