Tips Categorized as Apps

Software for Speech Impaired People

APP2Speak is an inexpensive Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) software application, developed by an experienced Speech Language Pathologist, that enables speech-impaired individuals to communicate more effectively. It is designed and created for the thousands of individuals who experience speech impairment as a result of a stroke, brain injury, Parkinson’s disease, ALS, … Read More »

PLAN AHEAD FOR SPRING VISITSvisits

If you are traveling to spend Spring vacation with your family, you may want to prepare your grandchild, in advance, for your visit. It is helpful to provide a visual schedule of activities before you arrive so your grandchild can anticipate the sequence of events you will share. Use drawings, … Read More »

Great Apps for Summer

A great app from the Center for Autism and Related Disorders. Camp Discovery is broken into assessment, learning trials and mini-games that serve as a reward. The app also tracks your child’s progress and allows the parent to personalize the experience. Find out more here.    Endless Reader   Endless … Read More »

Great Apps

CDC Introduces Developmental Milestone Tracker App   Grandparents are frequently concerned about their grandchildren’s development – and how they might detect delays in milestones.   Centers For Disease Control And Prevention has released a free app designed to help parents understand when their kids should be hitting developmental benchmarks. It includes checklists … Read More »