As the Australian company Control Bionics states, its new GridPad Trilogy™ product line is “the world’s fastest, lowest-fatigue communication and control system for people living with conditions resulting in paralysis and loss of speech.” Among others, those conditions include ALS, cerebral palsy, motor neuron disease, spinal cord injury and spinal muscular atrophy. GridPad Triple-Threat Tech […]
Podcast: Play in new window | Download Your weekly dose of information that keeps you up to date on the latest developments in the field of technology designed to assist people with disabilities and special needs. Special Guest: Meaghan Azlein – Marketing & Consumer Growth Coordinator – Cognixion Find out more about Cognixion: Link Tree: https://linktr.ee/cognixion […]
Podcast: Play in new window | Download Your weekly dose of information that keeps you up to date on the latest developments in the field of technology designed to assist people with disabilities and special needs. Special Guest: Naomi Horton – CEO of Hear Indiana Website: www.hearindiana.org Find them on Facebook: www.facebook.com/hearindiana Hearing Aid Assistance Program of […]
For people with speech disorders or communication limitations, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices give them the ability to communicate using talking buttons or boxes. Talking Brix 2 are thin, lightweight communicators with built-in magnets. They can also be used for single or multi-message communication. Meanwhile, they are perfect for carrying in your pocket or […]
DeAnn O’Lenick, Co-founder, Hear My Voice shows us the Symbol-It app by Symbol Speak which is an augmentative communication app that enables real-time communication with a symbol system. Check it out here: Click here for additional information on Symbol-It app.
As small children learn to talk, speech errors are quite common. Learning how to say all the different sounds in words takes years to develop. However, by the age of eight, kids should be able to say all sounds in English with no major errors. Otherwise, it can be a sign of an articulation disorder. […]