Communication Tips for Zoom TAPRoots Meetings:

PWA = Person (or people) With Aphasia

Non-PWA:

  1. Engage all of the PWA

  2. Focus your comments and responses to the PWA

  3. Silence is good

  4. Slow pace is good

  5. One question at a time

  6. No steadfast agenda, go where the conversation takes us

 PWA:

  1. Share your communication goal

  2. Share what supports help you

  3. Know your fellow group member’s goals

  4. Hold each other accountable (thumbs-up 👍 or thumbs-down 👎 )

  5. Don’t let somebody misunderstand you

  6. Celebrate all successful communication

What to have at the start of each group:     

* paper    * black marker    * personal communication aids     * anything you want to share with the group

What's Happening: 8/5/20

1) NEWS:

 * TAPRoots Group Members Updates 

           ** include what your communication goal is for today **

 

 

* TAP Weekly Newsletter

http://www.icontact-archive.com/archive?c=963650&f=36083&s=39608&m=1056296&t=d735f0d36bee6e14554090bfe3c634174063d8320acbb915612a74b6dcca83ce 

2) HOW DOES YOUR GARDEN GROW:

*

3) SHARING WHAT WE DO:

*  

4) "GROWING" FORWARD:

* Discussion Activity: check these out before the group if you can

          1) Planting Our Intentions for Wellness -ROOTS

* Independent Home Activities: Activities that are introduced during group that you can do at home

           Starting seeds for HSFC Fall Garden...

                                        Update from Michelle and Rachel!

5) VIDEO VIEWING: 

which of these "hacks" would you be willing to do at home? Why or why not?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9CkHET7e_7k&feature=youtu.be

6) LOOKING AHEAD TO NEXT WEEK: 

1) Planting Our Intentions for Wellness -STEM 

7) SCATTERGORIES:  with 2 categories (best played with 4+ TAP clients)

https://swellgarfo.com/scattergories/ 

          category ideas: Flower, Vegetable, Color in Garden, Garden Tool