Close Server: KOPWWW05 | Not logged in


Welcome to Health Care POV | sign in | join

BROWSE BY TAGS

Speaking of Apps

My Favorite Apps Right Now
March 13, 2013 9:03 AM by Jeremy Legaspi
Lately I have been really into using free apps in combination with paid speech apps. I have been using language apps that target syntax or morphology taking screen shots and incorporating those screen shots into other apps. Here is an example: First I Read More...
0 comments »     
Naming TherAppy – 10 Uses & Giveaway
February 4, 2013 9:27 AM by Megan Sutton
I've been writing about apps for adult speech-language therapy weekly for more than 6 months now without mentioning my favorites - the ones I've developed. Please excuse my inherent bias and allow me to offer 10 ideas on how I use Naming TherAppy, my Read More...
63 comments »     
Fluently
January 30, 2013 9:37 AM by Jeremy Legaspi
"Modeling and instructing the client to use easy voluntary prolongations at the beginning of phrases facilitates easy onset of voice, continuous voice production, and reduces laryngeal tension as well as allows for a reduction of subglottal air pressure Read More...
0 comments »     
Speech Prompts – Finally an App for Prosody!
January 7, 2013 11:29 AM by Megan Sutton
An app developed for children with ASD, SpeechPrompts by HandHold Adaptive is designed to help speech therapists target rate, rhythm, intonation, and loudness. Combining a loudness meter with a waveform comparison tool, this univeral iOS app is one of Read More...
12 comments »     
Apps at Aphasia Camp
September 24, 2012 9:01 AM by Megan Sutton
I just got back from an amazing weekend at the Sea to Sky Aphasia Camp! The camp consisted of over 30 people with aphasia (ages 26-86) along with family, staff, and volunteers lodging amongst the mountains of beautiful Squamish, British Columbia. The Read More...
2 comments »     
Customized Comprehension & Learning in Visual Scenes
September 3, 2012 9:00 AM by Megan Sutton
TinyTap is an unlikely candidate for my blog, falling short on two criteria I look for in good adult therapy apps - it requires customization before it will work (a no-no for busy clinicians with caseload pressures), and it is designed for preschool kids Read More...
3 comments »     
Start the Conversation
August 13, 2012 9:20 AM by Megan Sutton
One might think that Speech-Language Pathologists are natural conversationalists, but that's not always so. We listen, explain, analyze, ask, and write (oh, do we ever write!), but when we need to get people talking, it helps to have some conversation Read More...
4 comments »     
Visual Feedback for Volume
June 18, 2012 9:16 AM by Megan Sutton
"Do you remember what we did yesterday?" I asked the soft-spoken elderly woman as she entered the speech treatment room. "We scared the cat." Oh right! I was thinking of the sequencing activities, elaborating on descriptions of common tasks, that I had Read More...
7 comments »     

Search

About this Blog


    Speaking of Apps
    Occupation: Speech-Language Pathologist
    Setting: Rehabilitation
  • About Blog and Author

Keep Me Updated