Integrated Health Studies Institute

Linda Hodgdon

Most students with Autism are visual learners! Capitalizing on their strengths, the use of visual strategies alters many social, communication, and educational challenges. In this program, Linda will share 3 important keys for achieving success with visual strategies.



Linda Hodgdon is a Speech-Language Pathologist who is internationally known as a pioneer in developing the use of visual strategies for students on the autism spectrum.  She is a strong believer that easy-to-use visual tools have great value for students and their communication partners. Linda’s programs share practical, effective ideas that reflect “best-practices.” She loves to explore how both low tech and high tech tools can meet a wide range of student needs.  Linda is the author of the best-seller, Visual Strategies for Improving Communication.


Speech-language pathologist, presentation titled: Visual Strategies for Autism: Three Keys for Overcoming Communication, Behavior and Social Challenges.