APTUS SPEECH THERAPY
USING TECHNOLOGY TO FACILITATE LEARNING AND RECOVERY
We develop speech and language therapy apps for adults and children with communication difficulties that can be used in clinic and at home to facilitate learning and rehabilitation.
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Inference Pics is designed to elicit verbal expression and target the ability to make inferences. It uses real-life pictures depicting events, conversations, thoughts, feelings, jobs, places and seasons. Inference Pics will get people talking, help them to foster key social skills and master the ability to make social inferences.
Verb Toolbox is designed for adults who have difficulty understanding spoken and written verbs, and/or have problems retrieving verbs when talking. It includes over 100 clear, large, high-quality pictures of people doing activities, a customisable verb test and 5 evidence-based therapy activities.
I used this during high school speech and language therapy today for the first time and I was blown away by the progress my students exhibited using this tool.
By SLMP on Conversation Paceboard, March 12 2014
I’ve tried this app with several children on my caseload and I have to admit that having fun and concrete visuals have helped my clients significantly.
By Smart Speech Therapy LLC on Turtle Talk.
If you work with people with dysarthria, Parkinson’s, or other clients who need to slow their rate of speech, Conversation Paceboard is a wonderful app to add to your toolkit.
By Megan Sutton, Speaking of Apps blog on Conversation Paceboard
Every child I have used it with has been very engaged by the lovely, brightly-coloured pictures, and has quite happily kept on listening and following the instructions.
By Helen Coleman, Speech Blog UK on Keyword Understanding
This app is great for children with processing difficulties which need to improve their ability to follow directions with a variety of embedded concepts.
By Smart Speech Therapy LLC on Keyword Understanding
This affordable app brings a novel way of carrying out pacing therapy for adult speech and language therapists.
By Mike Richards, Speech Language Solutions blog on Speech Pacesetter
I am a Canadian SLP with many PD and PD+ patients on my caseload. I have found Conversation Paceboard to be quite helpful in teaching a slower rate of speech and better clarity. My clients seem to enjoy this app as it gives them immediate feedback (Too Quick). As well they seem to find it more fun and modern than a traditional pacing board. Well done!
By Bonnie Bereskin, M,Ed