For many children on the autism spectrum, reading facial expressions is a daily struggle. Is my teacher happy with me or irritated? Is my sister worried or is she sad? Many children with autism can have a difficult time determining what other people are thinking and feeling, and because of this, struggle to partake in …
$19.99 Go ahead and make a social story or visual schedule for a child with autism or a slide show of holiday pictures for your friends - Pictello makes it a breeze to create and share! Whether you use the included natural-sounding Text to Speech voices, or record your own voice, Pictello is the perfect tool for visual storytelling.
$4.99 i Create... Social Skills Stories is an application with the ability to totally customize sequential steps of a storyline for individuals that need help building their social skills. The app is designed to make unlimited personalized social skill story books by importing personal photos, adding titles, text and audio to unlimited pages in the story. All the books can be re-arranged in an order specific to daily routines. In addition, all the pages in the books can be re-arranged or hidden
$39.99 StoryMaker™ is the premier app for creating and presenting Social Stories™. Now includes exclusive content from Carol Gray, creator of the Social Stories methodology, and is based on classroom research funded by the U.S. Department of Education’s IES SBIR program. StoryMaker is an app from HandHold Adaptive®, makers of iPrompts® and other leading tools serving those with special needs and their caregivers. The app is designed to help parents, educators and clinicians quickly and easily
Anxiety is common in children with Asperger's and other autism spectrum disorders. Here is a set of 32 cards for you to download and cut out to play a therapy game. The cards feature eight children with different anxiety profiles. Card users identify with the children described on the cards and increase awareness of their own anxiety issues. Tags: anxiety, Asperger's, social skills card game
Turn Taker - Social Story & Sharing ToolTurn Taker uses visual and audio cues to facilitate turn taking and sharing for any child. The app also includes an illustrated social story about game play and sharing. This app has been used successfully with a variety of young children who find it difficult to share.
Children with Asperger's and other autism spectrum disorders may experience a variety of upsetting emotions. According to cognitive-behavioral therapy concepts, individuals can learn to identify thoughts influencing their negative emotions and then alter them. These thought bubbles are easy to print out. You (not just mental health professionals, but SLP's, teachers, anyone) can use these simple visuals in a variety of helpful games, matching activities and discussions.