To celebrate Occupational Therapy Month, here is a curated list of free or reduced apps that might be a worth considering for your OT mTool Kit (taking advantage of the apps offered from other current events – for a limited time!):
Timer+ Touch app (free, regularly 1.99 – reportedly not free in UK ) for iPhone/iPad – Visual timer with hours, minute, second colors. Runs in the background when working with other apps. Great therapy tool.
Choiceworks Calendar for iPad (.99 regularly 4.99) provides visual/ picture schedule and calendar features. Speaks calendar, set timer, set recurring reminders and more with the visual and audio features.
Choiceworks for iPhone/iPad (2.99, regularly 6.99) provides visual schedule tools, timer and view options to support individual needing visual supports.
Bug Games for iPad – (.99 regularly 1.99) provides letter recognition, dot to dot and visual motor activities for preschool to early primary grades.
Busy Shapes – a Game Center game for iPhone/iPad (1.99, regularly 2.99) provides visual discrimination activities for kids and appropriately presented for adults also.
Slide and Spin for iPhone/iPad (free, regularly .99) from My First Apps. Provides activities to develop turning, sliding, spinning and pushing buttons.
ASD Tool for iPhone/iPad (free, regularly 1.99) provides basic visual schedule with steps or first then options, timer and reward system.
More for your OT mTool Kit!