Resources

We know about apps, iPads, and therapy, so let us do the research for you. Download our adult SLP apps list, iPad request list, aphasia apps webinar and articles, and speech therapy apps blog posts to save yourself hours of work.  We’ll be updating these resources and adding new ones, so check back often. Please link to this page rather than the download files to get the latest copies. Please share it with your colleagues & friends too!

Free List of Recommended Apps for Adults:

NEW VERSION!! Now over 200 apps, updated prices, icons & links! Updated January 2014
Sections for Aphasia Apps, Dysarthria & Apraxia Apps, Cognitive-Communication Apps, Dysphagia Apps, Clinical Tools, Client Resources, and Voice/Fluency Apps.

A Sample Letter to Request an iPad:

iPad Justification Letter for SLP

This is a template to help SLPs request the purchase of an iPad in a hospital or clinic setting. You will find both a 2-page letter and a 1-page executive summary request. This document includes the issues you should consider when implementing a touch-screen technology program and a sample budget. Please download, copy & paste onto your letterhead, and customize as needed. Please let us know if you have any feedback or results from this letter!

Articles on Apps for Neuro SLPs:

Webinar on Aphasia Apps:

Megan Sutton presented a webinar on Apps for Aphasia Therapy & Support for Advance for SLP&A’s website on November 5, 2012. Download the slides from this presentation here:

Blog on Adult SLP Apps:

Megan Sutton, our SLP app designer, published several weekly blogs on Speaking of Apps, an ADVANCE for SLP&A blog. Read about her favorite apps for adult rehab. Go back through the archives to learn which apps are indispensable. She shared tips & tricks for using the iPad, offered free apps to replace costly equipment, and reviewed popular apps on the App Store. Start with What Makes a Good App and then read about these apps and ideas:

Links to Amazing Resources for Aphasia: