iPad, iPad mini, iPhone, & iPod touch, Android Phones & Tablets (Samsung Galaxy Tab & Note, Amazon Kindle Fire, Nexus 7 & 10, etc)
Goal Areas: Verbal Expression, Confrontation Naming, Responsive Naming, Circumlocution, Word-Finding, Repetition, Describing, Semantic Memory, Semantic Feature Analysis, Cued Lexical Retrieval
Helps: Expressive Aphasia, Non-fluent Aphasia, Anomia, Broca’s Aphasia, Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia, Cognitive-Communication Impairment, Brain Injury, Expressive Language Delay, Autism, Language Learning Disability, English as a Second Language Learners
Vocabulary: 500+ Nouns, 100+ Verbs, 100+ Adjectives, Unlimited Custom Photos
Languages: English (US), English (UK), Spanish (Español), French (Français), German (Deutsch)
Included in: Language Therapy
Bundled in: Tactus School Therapy Toolkit, Tactus Language Therapy Toolkit
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May 19, 2015 Version 2.0
- Now in Spanish, French, German, & UK English
- Verbs added to Describe
Nov 14, 2014 Version 1.06
Apr 23, 2014 Naming TherAppy developed and released for Android platform
Feb 03, 2014 Version 1.05
- New ability to backup and restore custom items
Sep 10, 2013 Version 1.04
Feb 20, 2013 Version 1.03
- Bug fixes for customization
Dec 21, 2012 Version 1.02
- Customization added to Practice & Describe
- New evidence-based phonological prompts for Describe
Apr 22, 2012 Version 1.01
- 100+ verbs, 100+ adjectives, and customization added to Flashcards
Aug 04, 2011 Naming TherAppy Initial Release