Type of Assistive Technology: Software
Level of Ability: The child must have access to a phone or tablet that can access the iTunes app store and headphones. This application is for people with speech disorders like stuttering, articulation, autism spectrum disorder, aphasia, etc.
How It Works: This application is used as therapy for people who have a speech disorder. The application allows the speaker to use “delayed auditory feedback (DAF), a chorus effect that has been proven to enhance fluency for speech disorders like stuttering.”
Possible Uses: With this piece of technology, the user can use it as a supplement to speech therapy. It allows the user to enhance the fluency of their speech.
Notes: The sessions can be exported and shared with speech therapist. This application is low cost, but is only available through the iTunes app store.