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Giving My Speech at the Talking Mats launch

How Talking Mats has helped me make decisions and supported me to share my views

Speech presented at the launch of new Talking Mats Resources Hello everyone, my name is Greig McMurchie and I would like to take the opportunity to welcome you all here today. If I look familiar it may be because you recognised me from the original talking mat video, where I had a cameo appearance with […]

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Communication Matters: the key AAC conference in the UK

Cathy Harris Chair of Communication Matters has written this short blog for us ‘It was great to have the Talking Mats team in the exhibition at the Communication Matters Conference this year. We had nearly 400 delegates gathering at Leeds University. The combination of a new venue with excellent accommodation and food combined with the […]

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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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