Type of Assistive Technology: Electronic Device
Level of Ability: The child must be able to understand pictures as symbols or words and their corresponding meaning. The child must also be able to apply pressure to the desired button.
How It Works: Picture overlays created with GoTalk software may be inserted into the device. Messages may be recorded for each button and different overlays can be inserted for different circumstances and situations to convey a certain feeling, need, want, etc.
Possible Uses: With this piece of technology, the child can press different buttons to make the device play prerecorded messages that correspond to the buttons.
Notes: This piece of technology is easily customized to the child’s needs, can be used in different settings, and different messages can be recorded by different people. The device comes in different sizes with different recording capabilities. It can easily be used at home or in school.
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