We are on a quest to find the best & most current Apps, iBooks & Audiobooks related to Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Here you will find the most useful digital products for kids & teens with ASD, their parents, teachers & therapists.

Conversation Social Stories & Simple PECS Communication Tool by Touch Autism

Conversation Social Stories and Simple PECS Communication Tool is made up of four social stories about different conversational skills and simple communication tools to go with them...

Go to iTunes: Conversation Social Stories and Simple PECS Communication Tool - Autism & Special Needs - Touch Autism

The social stories focus on greetings, asking someone to play, what to talk about in a conversation, and tips for great conversations. Some of the social stories include square buttons with images that play whatever part of the conversation that the story is about.

The buttons are similar to PECS in that they have a picture that represents the idea, and then play a message when tapped.

Custom Boards by Smarty Ears

Custom Boards - Autism App: Finalist of the About.com "Best App for Special Needs of 2012"

Go to iTunes: Custom Boards- Premium - Smarty Ears

An iPad app for autistic children, Custom Boards is an evidence based app designed to serve as a board and activity creator for speech therapists, teachers, special education and moms and dads of kids who need symbols to communicate and learn. This app includes over 11,000 built in symbols from the Smarty Symbols library and the ability to add your own photos.

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SpeechBox: iPad App for Kids on the Spectrum

Go to iTunes: SpeechBox for Speech Therapy - The Jonah Bonah Learning Company

SpeechBox is an iPad app for word practice designed to work with kids with various speech language delays, including Autism. Moms and dads, teachers, and speech therapists can work with their kids and practice speaking simple words in a beautiful interface with engaging colorful pictures.

Your child will love this app. This app is truly "speech therapy" in a box!

Injini: Child Development Game Suite - NCsoft

Injini's game developers worked for two years with cognitive experts, teachers, moms and dads, occupational therapists, and speech therapists to create superior play-based learning experiences that help young autistic kids reach developmental milestones. 

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