But what about apps that were released since this book was published? Again--Lois has you covered! Just visit this book's companion website AutismApps dot org for reviews of new apps that made the grade. And be sure to like the Apps for Autism Facebook page for insider tips on limited-time app sales and giveaways!You will be astonished and excited by the number of apps available, and the vast variety of issues they can address: Voice OutputSign LanguageOne-Touch SwitchText-to-SpeechArticulationEncouragementListening and Auditory ProcessingLanguage ComprehensionVocabularyConcept DevelopmentVideo ModelingSocial Skills Group ActivitiesEye Contact and Body LanguageHygiene & Pre-VocationalGraphic Organizers & Visual SupportsVisual TimersSound MaskingHandwritingBilateral CoordinationMotor PlanningActivities of Daily LivingReadingSpellingMathPreschoolDysphagiaAphasia, Apraxia & DysarthriaStutteringMusic, Songs & CreativityInformation about AutismEating Gluten FreeAnd more!
Lois Brady, M.A., CCC-SLP, is passionate about working with the special needs community. She found her calling while in high school, when she spent her summer breaks volunteering in camp programs for children with special needs. Lois has over two decades of experience working as a Speech Language Pathologist specializing in autism spectrum disorders. She has earned a Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology, Certificate in Assistive Technology, Certificate in Computer Based Intervention, and has completed an animal-assisted therapy program. Lois coauthored the book Speech in Action, featuring approaches that combine occupational therapy, adaptive physical education, and speech-language pathology, and is currently conducting research in communication disorders and developing products (apps) to enhance communication and language.