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Autism Apps Directory

AAC Language / Communication

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aacorn AAC

Ages 6-8
$189.99
iPad

The revolutionary next generation Assistive Communications soultion, designed to provide free-flowing natural-sounding speech to children who either have limited or no ability to communicate verbally." Learns to predict what children what to say through the use of word tree, designed especially for children and the ipad, adapts to all abilities and needs, teaches language, grows with the child.

 Areas of Enrichment

  • ACC
  • Lang/ Communication


Able AAC Free

Any Age
Free with add-ons for purchase
Apple

Able Aac Free is an app to help potential users evaluate four paid apps: Able Jr., Able HD AAC and My Daily Tasks. You will be able to evaluate usability, functionality, and capability.

 Areas of Enrichment

  • AAC
  • Lang/Communication


Able Jr AAC

Ages 2-10
$19.99
Apple

Able Jr AAC is a value priced, easy to use Augmentative and Alternative Communication soluation designed specifically for individuals who have difficulty speaking or are nonverbal. Express frequently used words and phrases by scrolling through 26 categoies with over 750 pictures available.

Able Jr. is intuitive and child-friendly. It helps young children communicate with teachers, family, and other people they meet in everyday life. Each word or phrase is represented by a picture and when tapped, triggers the corresponding audio and word in the sentence formulation box. You can also bring in customized pictures using your own camera, apple device camera album, our library of 1000 pictures, or check online and find imagaes.

 Areas of Enrichment

  • AAC
  • Lang/Communication


AutisMate: iPad app for Autism

Any Age
$149.99 Lite (Free version) available as well
iPad

Android
Visual Schedules, Visual Stories, Video Modeling

"AutisMate's award-winning comprehensive solution can be personalized to each user and progresses with the changing needs of the individual. This enables users to develop communication and life skills simulatneously, allowing each skill to build on the other. Comprehensive visual supports allow you to create contextual environments that are perfect for all ages and accomodate a wide range of ability lelves, from individuals that are just beginning to communicate to those that are verbal and using visual supports to promote independence.

Areas of Enrichment

  • Lang/Communication
  • Visual Schedules
  • Visual Stories
  • Video Modeling
 

Avaz for Autism

Ages 2-12
$99.99 Lite (Free version) available as well
iPad
Android

Avaz, a full-featured AAC app, has been developed for children who are non-verbal or who have difficulty speaking. Avaz has been designed with the vision of making every voice heard! Avaz is child- and caregiver-friendly, and helps therapists and educators to bring out the maximum potential in children. Avaz has recieved top international awards, including being on MIT's list of Top 35 Innovations in 2011.

Areas of Enrichment

  • AAC
  • Lang/Cmmunication

Proloquo2Go

Any Age
$219.99
Apple

This app provides a “voice” to over 50,000 individuals around the world, who are unable to speak or have difficulty speaking. Proloquo2Go enables people to talk using symbols or typed text in a natural-sounding voice that suits their age and character. First released in 2009, Proloquo2Go’s research-based vocabularies, highly customizable features, natural sounding voices, and unique innovations make it the premier Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) solution for children and adults with autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, developmental disabilities, apraxia, stroke, or traumatic brain injury.

Areas of Enrichment

  • AAC
  • Lang/Communication


Easy Speak HD

Any Age
$39.99
iPhone
$49.99
iPad, Apple

Easy Speak is an affordable and extremely easy-to-use method of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) for adults and children who have difficulties speaking or comprehending spoken or written language. It's a powerful app with over 800 symbols that allows one to express themselves through the use of pictures with corresponding audio. By simply touching one picture after another, one can build a sentence that the app will speak to a parent, teacher, doctor, friend, etc. This app makes communicating much easier for individuals living with: Cerebral palsy, autism, developmental dyspraxia, aphasia, stroke, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, or brain injury.

 Areas of Enrichment

  • AAC
  • Lang/Communication


Assistive Express

Ages 4-12
$17.49
Apple

Assistive Apps presents Assistive Express, an affordable Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC) Device, catered to people with difficulty in speech. The biggest challenge for such users when using AAC devices is the number of key strokes or hits required to construct any sentences, which can take up a significant amount of time to have a decent conversation with anyone. To overcome this challenge, Assistive Express is designed to be simple and efficient, allowing users to express their views and thoughts at the most express manner, with natural sounding voices.

Areas of Enrichment

  • AAC
  • Lang/Communication