Mike Cole M.S. CCC-SLP Mike is president of Use Your Words, P.C. a private clinical practice specializing in augmentative and alternative communication services. Mike provides evaluation and treatment for individuals on the autism spectrum, with Down Syndrome, with rare genetic disorders, and individuals who need alternative access methods including those with cerebral palsy and ALS. Mike presents at local, national, and international conferences and webinars related to AAC. He also provides consultation and training to schools and families related to AAC implementation. Mike has prior experience as a speech-language pathologist in the school setting serving those with complex communication needs in a variety of settings. He also has experience as an Assistive Technology Specialist in the schools focusing on AAC evaluation, implementation, and staff training. Currently, Mike continues his 10th year in private clinical practice.
Financial: Mike is President of Use Your Words, P.C. private practice
Non-Financial: Mike holds a voluntary position on the American Board for AAC Specialty Certification (AB-AAC)