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Reveal, A Wareable Band the Records Physiological Responses to Anxiety | OT’s with Apps & Technology

Powered by iSpeech Awake Labs, is developing an electronic band that to help children on the Autism Spectrum. Currently an Indiegogo project, wearable measures and tracks anxiety to understand behavior and predictbehavior meltdowns. Called Reveal, this project is projected for … Continue reading

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FeelingTalk | Reading and Understanding Facial Expressions

http://www.ispeech.org FeelingTalk: Helping children with autism recognize and understand emotions Many children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) struggle with reading and understanding other people’s facial expressions and underlying emotions, making it very difficult for them to build social competence and … Continue reading

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iPad/iPhone Apps to Promote Positive State of Functioning for Children and Youth

Powered by iSpeech Mental Health is more than the absence of mental illness – it refers to a positive state of functioning resulting in feeling good emotionally and functioning well in everyday life. Tune into children’s’ affect (seem happy or … Continue reading

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Students Design Calming Chairs | Sensory Chair – Sensory Lounger

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Now the students are testing and refining their two prototypes — the Sensory Chair and the Sensory Lounger (both trademarked) — and have applied for a patent. The ultimate goal: to get the chairs into all Blue Valley schools … Continue reading

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Technology for Self – Regulation | OT’s with Apps

TTS DemoThe OT with Apps blog shared recommendations from Susan Lewis Stokes in her article “Just RELAX!? Using Technology for Self Regulation for Students with Autism. In an article, Just RELAX!? Using Technology for Self Regulation for Students with Autism (Lewis Stokes, … Continue reading

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Free Today! ASD Tools on the App Store

Convert Text to Speech     ASD TOOLS is a flexible, functional and versatile app for children from toddler age upwards. It’s a fast, accurate and unambiguous way of visually communicating with your child at any time but especially if … Continue reading

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Calm Counter – Social Story and Anger Management Tool by Touch Autism

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech     Calm Counter is a visual and audio tool to help people calm down when they are angry or anxious. The app includes a social story about anger, and audio/visual tools for calming down. via Calm Counter – … Continue reading

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Breathe, Think, Do with Sesame

http://www.ispeech.org This  Sesame Street monster is the main character in an this iOS app that helps children calm down and solve everyday challenges.  The app is bilingual (English and Spanish) and uses the Sesame Street “Breath, Think, Do” strategy to … Continue reading

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