Occupational therapy apps add a technological element to the exercises many therapists use to strengthen speech, visual perception and motor skills in people suffering from a disability, such as children with learning disorders or stroke victims.
Occupational Therapy Apps for Speech
1. Tap to Talk: This app allows those with no verbal skills to effectively communicate. In addition to the thousands of pictures that come with this application, users can add their own. The app supports English as well as many other languages. Available for use with both Apple and Android, as well as electronic readers.
Earlier this year Apple computers announced that they would be releasing a new touch screen notebook computer called the ipad. Actually the iPad falls into the new category called “slate computers”. A slate computer is different than a touch screen laptop or a tablet computer in that there is no keyboard and very few buttons to interact with the computer.
The device is designed to be 100% touch screen controlled. There was a lot of hype surrounding the announcement of the iPad and many people were quick to chime in on what they thought of the new product. Most of … Read more at Reverse Cell Phones