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Constant Therapy App Overview
April 28, 2015 4:27 PM by the Bloggers
By Jordyn Sims, MS, CCC-SLP With the emergence of technology in speech-language-pathology there have been many benefits to clinicians' productivity and access to therapy materials, particularly in the world of apps. Constant Therapy is one of those apps, Read More...
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An App for Action Words
September 5, 2014 12:24 PM by Lynn LaValley
If you are like me, in the past you've been frustrated trying to teach action words using still pictures. Well, now there's an answer... Actions in Video. This app was designed by Geraldine Moran, a fellow speech-language pathologist, to work on acquiring Read More...
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Copy Me
March 17, 2014 2:14 PM by Jeremy Legaspi
Copy Me by Game Studio (Free) is a game developed to serve as an emotional development aid which may be helpful for children on with ASD. It was developed as a research product at the University of Technology, in Sydney, Australia. This app works by using Read More...
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Anatomy Drawings for SLPs
March 10, 2014 2:15 PM by Megan Sutton
Remember back in 2012 when I told you about drawMD ENT and said "it's almost as if this app were designed for SLPs"? Well, now there actually is a medical anatomy app designed just for SLPs! Visible Health has given us even more anatomical drawings specific Read More...
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Pocket Artic
August 6, 2013 8:29 AM by Megan Sutton
Most articulation apps are designed to appeal to children, so it can be difficult to find one with appropriate content and design to use with adults with dysarthria or apraxia. For some time now, my go-to app for working on speech sound impairments has Read More...
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A Real Page-Turner
April 22, 2013 10:23 AM by Megan Sutton
Spinal cord injury, stroke, and hundreds of congenital and acquired disorders impair the use of hands--an essential body part for using touch-screen technology. A handful of apps are switch-accessible, but these consist mainly of AAC apps and some early Read More...
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Top 5 iPad Tips & Tricks – Part 2
July 30, 2012 2:45 PM by Megan Sutton
Last week I shared with you three of my top five iPad tips and tricks. Here are the top two: #2: Text to Speech The iPad will read aloud any text in Notes, Safari, iBooks, Mail, or others apps in which you can select text. To turn this feature on, go Read More...
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Apps for Prepositions
July 4, 2012 10:31 AM by Jeremy Legaspi
Prepositions can be somewhat tricky for some of our clients and students to master. Most of the time but not always, working on prepositions involves some type of 'drill' activity that is utterly boring for the child as well as the therapist. Below are Read More...
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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...
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App Review: Rover
June 13, 2012 3:08 PM by Jeremy Legaspi
Welcome to the first post of what I hope will be an ever useful blog resource for those of you incorporating the iPad and technology into your therapy sessions. First a little bit about me, I have been working for non-profit school for special needs and Read More...
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