Alisa Brownlee, ATP, CAPS blog offers recent articles and web information on ALS, assistive technology--augmentative alternative communication (AAC), computer access, and other electronic devices that can impact and improve the quality of life for people with ALS.
Any views or opinions presented on this blog are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of the ALS Association.
Thursday, February 23, 2012
AAC Apps Assistant
The AAC Apps Assistant is HERE!
Provide the “best choice for the best AAC voice!”
Did you know that there are more than 100 AAC Apps available?
Do you spend hours looking for the “right” AAC App? Have you purchased an App and found that it was not what you expected?
The AAC Apps Assistant can help ! ! !
This online clinical tool is a unique and powerful resource
which can help you identify augmentative communication Apps
for individuals with limited speech.
It provides information based on our review of
over 100+ current communication Apps on the market.
It SORTS through and narrows down the choices of AAC (i.e. augmentative communication) Apps.
It saves time and money by helping you find the most appropriate App to purchase.
It asks the” right questions” to help you make the “best choice for the best AAC voice”.
The Apps Assistant Provides:
Side-by-side comparison charts summarizing the basic features of appropriate AAC Apps
The ability to identify Apps based on your communication needs.
Information for each identified App with prices and links to websites to continue to finalize your decision.
Works well in conjunction with augmentative communication (AAC) evaluations.
Let us help you "make the best choice for the best AAC Voice!"