There are many apps available today through the Apple and Android marketplaces that are meant to assist those who could benefit from a speech generating device, but how are you supposed to know which are worth purchasing and which aren’t? Well, there are a lot of aspects to consider. First is the client – is the app appropriate for their needs? Second, what is the cost of this app? Can you download a free trial to test it out?
These are all very important questions, but they just scratch the surface when considering one app over another. If you’re feeling overwhelmed, don’t worry, you’re not alone! Luckily for all of us, there are many who are willing to share their experiences and expertise in order to save others time, money, and frustration.
One such group is Spectronics. They have compiled a list of speech generating apps that they find the most useful for various reasons, ranking the top 5 features for each app, and providing helpful tips for successful implementation. Click here to read their recommendations!