Communicate Easy - An inexpensive but high quality app with lots of functionality designed to aid communication with non-verbal individuals using customizable ...
Communicate Easy - An inexpensive but high quality app with lots of functionality designed to aid communication with non-verbal individuals using customizable visual prompts, picture / sound / video cards for choice making and schedules. The app is a picture communication system targeted to helping individuals with Autism / ASD, Aspergers, ADHD, ADD, FG syndrome and other special needs conditions. The app could also be beneficial to young children who are not yet verbal. *** ALL profits from sales made in New Zealand go to Autism NZ to help fund the â€œEarlyBird programmeâ€ - 10% of profits from other parts of the world also go to this cause. *** The "EarlyBird Programme" is an excellent programme designed to help and educate parents of autistic children. The programme is under threat of being closed down due to the lack of government funding. It would be a tragedy to see this programme disappear. Communicate Easy has appeared on TV3 News and has featured in the "Computer World" magazine. "The Communicate Easy app is an excellent programme for those with autism and significant language problems and I urge parents and teachers to seriously consider downloading the app for the children they love and support." - Professor Tony Attwood Features: ** FULLY CUSTOMIZABLE LIBRARY - Create cards with pictures, sound and sound effects or videos. - Create folders to contain a group of cards and more folders. - Create multiple libraries for more individuals. - Change the order of cards as desired. ** VISUAL PROMPTS AND CHOICE MAKING - Use the library to show visual prompts to indicate "what is happening next". - Present a selection of items to an individual to choose from - with the ability to hide or make items visibly unavailable. - Order manager to quickly restrict choices. ** SCHEDULES - Ability to create a list of tasks you want an individual to complete. - Ability to hide tasks when not applicable for a particular instance. - Ability to tick the items on completion. ** VIDEO - Add another dimension to cards by using video. - Load video files onto the iPad using iTunes or transferring from camera. - Use inbuilt camera to make videos from within the app. ** USER FRIENDLY - Easy to use interface for the targeted individuals and tested with my own autistic son. - Simple to customize. - Backup and restore functionality. - Modes to minimize risk of data getting overwritten mistakenly. - Comprehensive inbuilt help. ** OTHER FEATURES - Built in voice synthesizer - Card state manager to quickly apply restrict choices / hide cards. - Lock down options and hidden gestures to prevent individuals from navigating away from making a choice or following a schedule. ** DEFAULT LIBRARY INCLUDED The app comes with some example libraries, including numbers, letters, colors + 3 schedules - getting dressed (boys), getting dressed (girls) and toilet training. More information can be found on the websites: http://www.communicateeasy.com http://autismappszone/ipad/
Size: 61.23 MB
Price: $ 0.00
Day of release: 0000-00-0