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Fantastic Talking Mats Launch

On Thursday 12th September Talking Mats we had a great evening as we launched: First version of Digital Talking Mats New Children and Young People’s resource New Health and Well-being resource New symbols New website Over 80 people attended the event which took place at the beautiful Stirling College Campus. The speakers gave funny and […]

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Want to consult Children and Young People? Use Talking Mats and GIRFEC

One of the things I love about Talking Mats is that it can be used by all agencies. When thinking about the rationale behind GIRFEC the main focus is to encourage professionals to work together. It is so refreshing to have a resource that is recognised and used across the agencies. It is not necessary […]

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Gearing up for the Future; it’s not just the symbols

Although we are working very hard on developing our app; delivering new products using our new symbols and developing our new website we are not forgetting the need to look after our Customers. As a result Talking Mats is looking hard at how to improve out interaction with our customers and contacts. To this end […]

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Asking the right question with Talking Mats

Theme 1 from Talking Mats Seminar: How do we vary the top scale? One of the key skills in using Talking Mats is getting the top scale to reflect the question that you are asking and to be consistent. WRITE IT DOWN SO YOU CAN STICK TO IT! The following range of 3 point top […]

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Developing an App for people with communication difficulties

We are about to launch a digital version of Talking Mats which uses our brand new images, specially designed by a leading comic artist. We are currently in the testing phase to check how it is received by different client groups and professionals and to iron out any glitches. We are planning to launch a […]

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