Design Software for Augmentative Communication Devices

Augmentative communication devices are used by people who communicate differently with other people. This piece of assistive technology is a tool that features pictures and buttons. Each button corresponds with a word or phrase. These are customizable. For example, a person could select a button with a toilet and the device would say aloud, “I […]

SoundingBoard App Transforms Apple products into Communication Device

SoundingBoard is an app transforms your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad into the latest in communication technology. This piece of assistive technology is perfect for children in special education, people on the Autism spectrum, and adults with disabilities.  It helps people communicate more clearly. In only a few minutes, you can create custom boards using AbleNet symbols […]

Summertime Fun For All: Part II

Placing your child in the hands of others can be tense for lots of reasons, especially if your child is on the autism spectrum. However, with a little advance preparation and discussion with camp counselors and supervisors, you will be able to drive away knowning your child will have a fun day filled with friends […]