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CanWork | People with Cognitive Challenges Complete Work-Related Tasks

http://www.ispeech.org  CanWork was developed by CanAssist at the University of Victoria. It promotes independence and builds confidence by helping people with cognitive challenges complete work-related tasks successfully. Virtually any task can be broken into a sequence of easy-to-follow steps. For … Continue reading

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Free Today! Timer+ Touch HD on the App Store

http://www.ispeech.org     Great app that can be used to visually represent the passage of time. Just use you fingers to set the timer. Free Today! Just in time for Autism Awareness Month! Timer+ Touch HD on the App Store … Continue reading

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Mobile Devices as Cognitive Aids for People with Brain Injuries | RichmondMom.com

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Just as every person is unique, the symptoms of brain injury may vary from one person to the next. ¬†Common cognitive challenges, however, include memory and attention issues, difficulty with step-by-step tasks, wayfinding and stress management.Tony Gentry, PhD, OTR/L … Continue reading

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Plan It, Do It, Check It Off on iTunes

TTS   This picture-based to do list allows full customization and multiple users. “Books” are used to categorize discrete lists of tasks or step by step sequences. Twenty-six completed books come with the this app for iPad, iPhone.     … Continue reading

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Assignment Calculators

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech The Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia also has a version of the Assignment Calculator. Many other colleges and universities have similar tools designed to keep students on task. via Assignment Calculator

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PocketMod: The Free Recyclable Personal Organizer

Text to Speech VoicesThe PocketMod is a new way to keep yourself organized. Lets face it, PDAs are too expensive and cumbersome, and organizers are bulky and hard to carry around. Nothing beats a folded up piece of paper. That … Continue reading

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ifttt

text to speech Put the internet to work for you by creating tasks that fit this simple structure:if this then that. Think of all the things you could do if you were able to define any task as: when something … Continue reading

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