Marilyn Chadwick has her Masters in Speech/Language Pathology from Easter Nichigan University. She has worked extensively with families, school districts and service agencies supporting the communication needs of children and adults with severe disabilities. She has provided training on supported typing acreoss the United States, as well as Canada, Israel, Sri Lanka, Brazil and Europe.
Marilyn works within a framework of total communication and seeks to build multiple strategies toward a system of effective communication. Her focus in combining supported typing with other methods is to support those who cannot speak to develop speech and to independently access AAC devices for communication. She currently resides in Syracuse, New York.