Living life to the full celebrating cerebral palsy, speech and hearing impairments and using Augmentative and Alternative Communication AAC

I’ve been a dreamer all my life...

I believe that dreaming, whether awake or asleep, comes from a place deep inside each of us.

Sparked by passion, unconscious wishes or a desire to achieve something special in life.

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Hi to everyone. My name is Beth Moulam, I have cerebral palsy, CP, and use AAC
Welcome to my website and blog.

I’ve been blogging since 2008. My primary aim remains as it was when I started out, to share my personal views, experiences and opinions with specific spotlight areas relating to my lived experience of cerebral palsy (CP), dysarthria which creates speech and eating challenges, and a hearing impairment. My primary focus is on augmentative and alternative communication (AAC)

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Beth and Christie flying over great barrier reef, living the dream

Passion For Potential

I’m living my own dream, and learning to fly in life.

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Upcoming Events

I’m sharing here some of the events that interest me or where I've an active part to play. If you are here then I hope they may also interest you.

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You can read my latest blog here. All my posts are related in some way to my cerebral palsy, my speech impairment which I augment using AAC, and/or my hearing impairment.

Happy new AACademic year 2023. the 0 is a globe held in the air with a teachers hat on top. The background is dark green and the writing white chalk.

AACademic New Year

September in England marks the return to school, colleges and higher educational establishments for a new academic year. It might feel daunting to have an AAC user in your sessions.  Here are my 9 top tips around access and communication...

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More than just physical fatigue

I’ve read a few things recently about other people’s fatigue.  At times I can see similarities to my own lack of energy, at other times I find little in common.  We are all different, and so the solutions to dealing...

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Beth Moulam using Mac, TD Pilot and Proloquo4Text

AI for speech

There’s been a lot in the press and on social media in recent months about AI for speech. It seems artificial intelligence, might offer benefits for many people with communication impairments.  It was a chance remark that made me realise...

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