Autism Month Free Apps

Apps freeAutism Awareness Month always brings a host of free apps in addition to other apps gone free! Here are a few apps gone free on 4/3/2015 that you might want to consider for your teaching, parent or OT mTool Kit:

This for That Visual Schedule iconThis for That: Visual Schedule app (iOS; free) is a simple visual schedule app developed by the Center for Autism and Related Disorders. Create step by step visual schedules using pictures from you photo album or camera. No audio recording options are available. Very easy to use.

This for That Token Store iconThis for That: Token Store (iOS; free) is a simple token, reward system app developed by the Center for Autism and Related Disorders. Earn token and purchase rewards from the store. Simple and easy to use.

Word Flex Touch Dictionary iconWord Flex Touch Dictionary (iOS free; normally 11.99) is a visual dictionary that mind maps synonyms, antonyms, slang usage and definitions to a word. Appropriate for secondary and post secondary students.

Recorder pro iconRecorder Pro app (iOS free; normally 1.99) recording app with file management, saving/renaming, emailing and more capabilities.


Thinking Time Pro iconThinking Time Pro – Cognitive Skills for Early Learning (iOS free; normally 4.99) provides concentration, memory and reasoning activities in a game based app.

Quick Math Jr iconQuick Math app by Shiny Things (iOS free; normally 2.99) provides math concepts for 3-7 year olds including counting addition and  subtraction requiring visual motor skills.

Know of any other apps gone free? Share!



About Carol Leynse Harpold, MS, OTR/L, SCLV, ATP, CATIS

OTR/L with more than 35 years experience in pediatrics, school based therapy and adult rehabilitation. Masters of Science in Adaptive Education/Assistive Technology with 20 years experience in AT in education of elementary, middle school, secondary, post secondary students and work environments for adult clients. A RESNA Assistive Technology Practitioner with ACVREP CATIS credentials, AOTA Specialty Certification in Low Vision, USC Davis Executive Certificate in Home Modifications, servicing adults and students with disabilities in employment, education, and home environments. A 2020 graduate of the University of Alabama Birmingham Low Vision Certification Program.
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