Cognitive Disabilities

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Day and Night

Day and Night is designed for use by children 3 years of age and older with developmental delays, autism and neurological impairments who are working on developing their visual perception, design copy, shape and color recognition and fine motor skills.  The “day” picture challenges clearly show the color and shapes of the individual wood pieces needed to recreate, on the stand, the chosen picture. The “night” picture challenges only show the picture components in silhouettes with no details prov

MathTalk.com

MathTalk is a speech recognition software program for math designed for use by students who are blind, have dyscalculia, low vision and fine motor disabilities.  It can be used with students who are taking pre-algebra to Ph.D. level mathematics. Students can perform math problems by speaking into a microphone on their computer. The program works with Dragon NaturallySpeaking programs for voice-to-text functionality.  The program functions as an electronic math worksheet, allowing the child to or

1-2-3-4-5 Ring Counter (Model G2011)

The 1-2-3-4-5 Ring Counter, model G2011, is a math skills game for children with learning and physical disabilities. The toy consists of a plain hardwood block with five vertical posts of varying height and 15 colored wood rings. The numerals one through five are painted on the side of the block in five different colors corresponding to the ring colors. Children must place the rings, grouped by color to correspond to each numeral painted on the block, on the correct post. The game teaches simple

100 Hoops Basketball Counting Game

The 100 Hoops Basketball Counting Game is an educational game designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities or eye-hand coordination disabilities. This game teaches numbers in both English and Spanish; counting from one to one hundred; skip counting by twos, fives, and tens; counting backwards; goal setting; and physical coordination and skills. The game features rally sounds and a cheering crowd for encouragement and enables the user to select a counting mode and language

12 Alarm Mini Pager Pill Timer

The 12 Alarm Mini Pager Pill Timer is an audible and vibrating medication reminder designed for use by individuals with memory or cognitive disabilities or seniors. Designed to alert those who need to be reminded to take medications at frequent intervals, this device features daily alarms that automatically signal each day without re-programming, an auto button feature that protects from accidental erasure when battery is be changed, and a countdown, custom, and meeting timer that gives disti

123 Cd

123 CD is a math skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program features Wizit the Wizard who dances, cheers, and gives the thumbs up sign as children successfully participate in interactive games. Eleven different activities present numbers from zero through ten. Numbers are counted out loud and all directions are clearly narrated. Activities are designed to help children develop essential skills in the areas of number names, ordering

123 CD V2

123 CD V2 is a software program designed for use by children with developmental delays, cognitive and learning disabilities. There are 10 activities that are narrated to help students explore counting and other essential early number skills. Also included in this program is a Teacher’s Toolkit, which is designed to allow teachers to use the software for whole-class teaching on a whiteboard or large screen.

2+2

2+2 is a math skills training system designed for use with children with low vision or cognitive disabilities. This program focuses on early arithmetic problems and uses an errorless learning method. The program features both drill and test modes and are designed to enable the instructor to enter vertical or horizontal problems for drilling and testing. This program can be accessed using the standard keyboard, IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry), or a single switch (not included). COM

20 Second Recording Memo

The 20 Second Recording Memo is a key chain style voice recorder designed for individuals who have memory or cognitive disabilities. A user can record memos, directions or notes. Memo offers two 10 second channels and can even be used to identify contents of files, book-cases, or folders by listing the items and attaching the memo recorder (or recorders) next to the contents. COLOR: Black. POWER: Long-life button batteries are included.

60 Social Situations And Discussion Starters

This book is designed to help teenage persons with Autism or any cognitive/behavioral challenges to develop social skills by exploring complex social situations, such as understanding unspoken social cues, sarcasm, idioms and body language. Contains real life stories that your teenagers can relate to and stimulates learning and discussion. This book teaches teens to consider the perspectives of others and to understand how their actions and behaviors affect the way others think about them and tr

7 Day Pill Organizer, Spanish

7 Day Pill Organizer, Spanish is designed for use by individuals with cognitive impairments, dementia, Parkinson or Alzheimer’s disease.  It has 1 compartment for each day of the week.  There is also an adult lock, which can be removed if desired.  

7-Message Take Or P:ace N' Talk Go! Board (Model 3347)

The 7-Message Take or Place N' Talk Go! Board, model 3347, is a direct selection communicator and educational toy designed for use by children with communication disabilities. This unit features seven light-sensitive compartments. When an object or picture is removed from a compartment, a photo cell activates a recorded seven 35-second messages. Messages can be recorded as needed and recessed compartments on the front panel can hold pictures, symbols, or objects (not included). The pocket on th

8723 Sectional Raft

The 8723 Sectional Raft is a float swimming aid designed for use with individuals with cognitive, upper extremity or mobility disabilities. This unit has a sectional design that supports and cradles the body for people who are not going to swim actively or who are insecure in the water. The design allows water to flow in and around the body, enabling interaction with the surroundings and reducing the fear of falling off a raft that holds the individual on top of the water. The raft has a revers

8725 Head Float

The 8725 Head Float is a float swimming aid designed to support the head of individuals with reflex domination. The cushioned support allows the head to rest without pressure on the spinal column, encouraging neutral positioning. This swimming aid is made of vinyl-coated flotation foam. SIZES: Small (for users weighing 20 to 30 pounds), medium (for users weighing 40 to 50 pounds), and large (for users weighing 60 to 175 pounds). DIMENSIONS (LxWxT): 16 x 12 x 1.5 inches (small), 20 x 13 x 2 inche

A Special Phone

A Special Phone is a cell phone screen reader and a voice output dialing program for cell phone designed for use by individuals who are blind, have low vision or have cognitive or memory disabilities. This application (or app) provides audio and tactile (through vibration) feedback to ensure that the user calls the correct person. The program allows a person to establish up to six contacts who can be speed dialed. To establish a contact, the user (or an assistant) selects a person or organizatio

Aamr Adaptive Behavior Scale-School: Second Edition (Abs-S:2)

The AAMR Adaptive Behavior Scale-School: Second Edition (ABS-S:2) is a cognitive evaluation system designed for use by children with cognitive disabities, autism, or behavior problems. It can be used to assess the functioning of children being evaluated for evidence of mental retardation, for evaluating adaptive behavior characteristics of children with autism, and for differentiating children with behavior disorders who require special education assistance from those with behavior problems who

Abilipad

Abilipad is a voice output on screen keyboard and word prediction program designed for use by individuals with reading, learning, upper extremity and fine motor disabilities. This application (or app) allows the user to create a virtual onscreen keyboard interface that is customized to his or her needs. Abilipad's Keyboard Editor provides the ability to create an infinite selection of keyboard skins and includes the following functions: merge cells to form larger keys; enter letters, words or se

Able Jr AAC

Able Jr AAC is augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) application for the iPad/iPhone and iPod Touch that is specifically designed for toddlers and preschoolers with delayed speech or severe speech disorders. Express frequently used words and phrases by scrolling through 26 categories with over 750 pictures available. Intuitive and child-friendly, Able Jr helps young children to communicate with teachers, family, caregivers, and other people they meet in everyday life. Able Jr offers p

Ablenet's Action Dictionary

AbleNet’s Action Dictionary is a reference guide to alternative solutions that support student actions when adaptations are required for communicating, moving, learning and/or generally engaging in the classroom. The solutions and recommendations found in the Action Dictionary are designed for students with cognitive and physical challenges yet other students may benefit from these adaptations as well. How It Is Organized Action words like SPEAK, LOOK, CHOOSE are key to both engaging and gaugin

Ableroad Application

AbleRoad is an Iphone or Ipad application designed for individuals with many types of disabilities who wish to know the accessibility of a location. AbleRoad allows the user to locate, rate and review accessible places near them. Rate accessibility of locations based on categories such as Mobility, Hearing, Sight, Cognitive. Ratings and reviews appear in the app and on the AbleRoad.com website for the entire AbleRoad community in user's area to use.

About My Day

About My Day is designed for use by individuals with intellectual or cognitive disabilities.   For example, an individual with an intellectual disability may attend a day program, go to school and spend weekends at home. About My Day could be used by support workers at the day program, an educational assistant at school and parents at home to make notes about how the individual is feeling, what activities he or she engaged in and anything else of which care team members should be aware.

Abrakadabra

Abrakadabra is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program is designed to help develop visual perception and language skills as well as early switch techniques. In this program, users build up 30 different pictures in stages by pressing a switch, touching a touchscreen, clicking a mouse, or pressing a key on the keyboard. Each time the switch/key/mouse is p

Accessaphone Total Conversation

accessaphone Total Conversation is computer based text telephone and videophone designed for use by individuals with hearing, vision, speech, cognitive, or mobility disabilities. This system features telephony with simultaneous video, text and audio and is compatible with Braille readers and uses standard session initiated protocol (SIP). For users who are deaf or hard of hearing, the system provides simultaneous video, text,and speech and supports real-time text. For users who have difficulty i

Accessible Testing System

Accessible Testing System (ATS) is a voice output test program designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision, learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities, or fine motor disabilities. This testing software features computer generated speech, with a choice of voices for test content and software functions; high resolution magnification up to 16 times original size; adjustable background and text colors; on-screen highlighting by word, sentence, and section; synchronized text and

Accupax Medication Management

AccuPax Medication Management is a pill organizer service designed for use by individuals with memory or cognitive disabilities and others who who take regularly scheduled medications. This pharmacy service provides home delivery of medications in packaging arranged by the date and time of day they need to be taken. The service can be used in place of a traditional pill organizer where the individual or caregiver separates the pills into a multi-compartment box by time and day. It is designed fo

Acereader Pro

AceReader Pro is a reading tutorial program designed for use by students with learning disabilities, dyslexia, low vision, or auditory or visual discrimination disabilities. This program uses two presentation methods to help the user learn to read more fluently by taking in multiple words at one time. In Rapid Serial Visual Presentation mode, text is displayed in the center of the text area, allowing the user to read without moving his or her eyes. In Tachistoscopic Scroll Presentation mode, te

Achievement Sensory Pressure Vest

The Achievement Sensory Pressure Vest is a pressure garment designed for use by children with sensory integration, emotional, or neurological disabilities. This soft, warm vest is designed to give children strong proprioceptive input for calming and self-regulation. This vest features adjustable Velcro straps on the shoulders and each side of the vest, enabling therapists to control the amount of desired pressure. The vest is designed to be worn close to the body and can be worn over clothing. S

Achievement Weighted Cookie

The Achievement Weighted Cookie is a weighted shape designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, or emotional disabilities. This soft gingerbread shape is dressed in a vest and is designed to have a calming effect with a gingerbread scent, weight, and warmth. The shape can be heated in the microwave for warmth. DIMENSIONS: 12 inches long. WEIGHT: Approximately 2.5 pounds.

Achievement Weighted Critters

The Achievement Weighted Critters are weighted shapes designed for use by children with sensory integration disabilities or attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. The weighted animal shapes are placed on the child’s lap or wrapped around the shoulders and serve as a reminder for the child to remain still and focus on the task at hand. They also provides pressure touch and proprioceptive input around the neck and shoulders. Weights are constructed from lead-free steel shot encased in a stain-r

Achievement Weighted Gecko

The Achievement Weighted Gecko is a weighted shape designed for use by children with sensory integration, neurological, or cognitive disabilities or attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. This washable shape can be placed around the neck or in the lap to provide a calming affect. DIMENSIONS: Approximately 32 inches long. WEIGHT: Approximately 5 pounds. COLOR: Varies.

Achievement Weighted Shapes

The Achievement Weighted Shapes are weighted shapes designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, or emotional disabilities. These soft fleece shapes are designed to help children feel "grounded" during classroom and daily activities so they can better focus and improve their attention. The shapes can be placed on a lap, placed across the child’s shoulders or just held to provide a wonderful calming presence and deep pressure. The aroma of the blend of spices inside the fleece mat

Achievement Weighted Snake

The Achievement Weighted Snake is a weighted shape designed for use by children with sensory integration, neurological, or cognitive disabilities or attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. This soft fleece shape designed to help children feel "grounded" during classroom and daily activities so they can better focus and improve their attention. The snake can be placed on a lap, placed across the child’s shoulders or just held to provide a calming presence and deep pressure. The aroma of the ble

Action Sensory Room--Gold

This Action Sensory Room is designed to accommodate those individuals who have a disability that effects their temperament, who react with anger or frustration, those who have problems with concentration, those with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and others who struggle with inappropriate behavior. Is intended to encourage play and build concentration as well as to relax the body and keep the mind alert. The Action Room tools include swings and rockers that provide rhythmic mov

Active Life Station

The Active Life Station is an accessible table designed for use with children and adults with severe cognitive, emotional, or physical disabilities who require constant supervision. This table system surrounds the user on all sides, with one side being a secure access door. The individual's wheelchair or feeder seat is positioned on a 360-degree rotating base in the center, enabling the user to access table surfaces on all sides. The station can be used for watching television, using a computer,

Active Wheelchair Platform Rocker

The Active Wheelchair Platform Rocker is a rocking attachment for a wheelchair designed for use by individuals with mobility or neurological disabilities, Alzheimer's disease, or spinal cord injury. This unit is designed to enable an individual to experience the benefits of rocking without transfering from a wheelchair. The rocker features an entry/exit rear ramp, adjustable front caster stops to center the wheelchair on the platform, and two safety wheelchair tie-down straps. The Active Platfo

Activity Apron

The Activity Apron is a sensory integration activity designed to provide visual and tactile stimulation for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias or cognitive disabilities. This product offers a a variety of activities intended to calm the user and hold their interest, including threading a shoe lace, buttoning a series of buttons, and stroking a soft, furry pocket. The Activity Apron is also designed to improve fine motor skills. Other features include a Velcro key chain loo

Activity Apron (Model W49581)

The Activity Apron, model W49581, is a sensory integration activity designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or related dementias or cognitive disabilities. This activity apron features seven different activity areas that include: a large zipper, terrycloth flap, edge flap with Velcro fasteners, a buckle, a bow to tie and untie, a button pocket, and a soft flannel area. Useful for both men and women, the apron can provide soothing through familiar motions and stimulate memories o

Activity Center For Entertainment And Stimulation

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide entertainment and stimulation for an aeronautical engineer with poor concentration and hemiplegia as a result of a stroke. The board consists of a wooden base with genuine aeronautical parts, gleaned from the reject bin at Quantas Airlines, fixed to it. Placed at an angle, the board provides manipulatives to take apart and put together for relevant, recognizable stimulation and entertainment. TITLE: Fiddle Board. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol. 12 no. 1, Au

Activity Laundry Basket

This Activity Laundry Basket is designed for young individuals who have a fine motor disability. Table-top laundry basket is layered with 7 fine-motor tasks including two types of buttoning, zipping, lacing, tying, snapping, hooking and clipping. A tool for a clinic, home or school that will keep both little and big fingers busy. DIMENSIONS: 10 inches x 7 inches x 3 inches.

Adapted Bocce

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Students with disabilities may experience difficulty in throwing activities, such as bocce. Using the gutter as a ramp provides active participation for those students with movement limitations due to contractures, abnormal muscle tone, etc. The ramp is lightweight, easily transported, and contracts for little storage space. Students may use the ramp as they sit (easiest and great for kids with wheelchairs). Standing, aiming the ramp, and holding th

Adapted Classroom Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide safe classroom seating with sufficient postural support for a young adult with Down syndrome. An existing Namco Seat Rite School chair was adapted by adding 20 millimeter steel tubing shaped as an inverted U to the top of the backrest to increase the back height. The chair was stabilized to prevent tipping backward by adding a second set of rear legs at the same angle as the existing legs and bracing them by connecting the pairs with metal strips. Also adde

Adapted Dining Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide seating with sufficient postural support to enable a young adult with Down syndrome to eat at a dining table. An existing dining room chair was adapted for this purpose by adding seat inserts. The padded back and seat inserts were built from 12-millimeter plywood and covered with fabric-covered foam. The seat insert was attached to the chair seat using screws and the back insert was attached with webbing straps, two around the back of the chair and one unde

Adapted Play Frame

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To custom adapt the height of a play frame for a child with multiple disabilities including cerebral palsy, epilepsy, visual impairment, and developmental delay. The child’s current play frame provides her with stimulation and entertainment. The play frame consists of a square fabric base on which the child lies, and two hooped rods with padded covers which anchor in pockets on opposite corners of the square and cross in the middle. The child had ou

Adaptive Anti-Tipping Chair

The Adaptive Anti-Tipping Chair is a positioning chair designed for use by children or adolescents up to 48 inches tall with neurological or physical disabilities. The chair adjusts for leg length, seat depth, and back height. It is constructed of chrome plated steel and upholstered foam, mounted on stabilizing skis to prevent tipping. A seat belt is also included. OPTIONS: Clear acrylic tray, lateral supports, pelvic supports, removable knee abductor, and foot bracket. SIZES: Child or adolescen

Adaptive Behavior Assessment System, Second Edition (Abas-Ii)

The Adaptive Behavior Assessment System, Second Edition (ABAS-II), by Patti Harrison and Thomas Oakland, is a test designed for use in assessing adaptive skills functioning of children or adults with cognitive disabilities. This assessment can be used to determine how an individual is responding to daily demands; develop treatment and training goals; determine eligibility for services and Social Security benefits; assess individuals with intellectual disability (ID), learning difficulties, ADD/A

Add Me - Lite

Add Me – Lite is a math tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child addition of numbers with one or more digits. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections, each with separate "Learn" and "Play" parts. The app shows a series of addition problems and answers on the screen using beach balls i

Adjustable Bath Benches (Models 9010 & 9020)

The Adjustable Bath Benches are bath seats designed for use by individuals with mobility, balance, or cognitive disabilities who have difficulty standing in a tub or shower. Available with or without a molded back, the bench has a plastic seat and back with multiple drainage holes and is equipped with non-skid rubber tips. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): Seat adjusts from 14 to 20 inches high x 11x 19 inches. CAPACITY: Weight capacity is 300 pounds.

Adjustable Bed Rails

The Adjustable Bed Rails are side rails designed to keep individuals with physical disabilities from falling out of bed or individuals with cognitive disabilities from leaving bed without assistance. The rails can also aid the individual in turning in bed. Available singly or in pairs, the rails have three steel tube bars and the base fits between the mattress and box spring or bed frame. The units disassemble to lie flat for transport or storage. DIMENSIONS: The tube rails are one inch in diame

Aduki NI

Aduki NI is a color changing light designed for use by children and adults with developmental delays, autism, sensory processing disorders, or other cognitive impairments. Aduki can fit in the palm of the user’s hand or stay on a tabletop while enjoying the color-changing patterns. It creates a calm setting for the user.

Adult Genuine Leather Jumbo Bean Bag Chair

The Adult Rainbow Vinyl Bean Bag Chair is a bean bag chair designed for use by individuals with cognitive or emotional disabilities or autism or with marginal or developing trunk control. This chair is filled with 11.5 cubic feet of soft polystyrene fill for extreme comfort and is refillable when needed. The pear-shaped design offers both back support or rounded appearance as needed. Features include double stitched seams for added strength and an auto-lock zipper for safety and durability. The

Adult Microsuede Bean Bag Chair

The Adult Microsuede Bean Bag Chair is a bean bag chair designed for use by individuals with cognitive or emotional disabilities or autism or with marginal or developing trunk control. This chair is made of nylon microsuede and is filled with 12 cubic feet of soft recycled polystyrene fill for comfort. It is refillable when needed. The pear-shaped design offers both back support or rounded appearance as needed. Features include double stitched seams for added strength and an auto-lock zipper fo

Adult Rainbow Vinyl Bean Bag Chair

The Adult Rainbow Vinyl Bean Bag Chair is a bean bag chair designed for use by individuals with cognitive or emotional disabilities or autism or with marginal or developing trunk control. This chair is filled with 11.5 cubic feet of soft polystyrene fill for extreme comfort and is refillable when needed. The pear-shaped design offers both back support or rounded appearance as needed. Features include double stitched seams for added strength and an auto-lock zipper for safety and durability. DIM

Adult Vinyl Bean Bag Chair

The Adult Vinyl Bean Bag Chair is a bean bag chair designed for use by individuals with cognitive or emotional disabilities or autism or with marginal or developing trunk control. This chair is filled with 11.5 cubic feet of soft bean bag fill and is refillable when needed. The pear-shaped design offers both back support or rounded appearance as needed. Features include double stitched seams for added strength and a double-zippered for safety and durability. DIMENSIONS: 30 x 30 x 30 inches with

Aetrex Navistar GPS Footwear System

The Aetrex Navistar GPS Footwear System are shoes that can be used as a means to tracking movement via a GPS monitor built into the right heel of the shoe. It can be used to monitor the movement of Alzheimer or dementia patients. The system is linked to a monitoring station and movement can be checked at all times via a website. (Enrollment in a monthly tracking plan with Aetrex Worldwide Inc is required.) The system is setup to indicate the permitted zone within which the wearer is expected to

Ages & Stages Questionnaires, Third Edition (Asq-3)

Ages & Stages Questionnaires, Third Edition (ASQ-3) is a developmental assessment system designed to screen infants and young children for developmental delays during the first five years of life. Parents complete the illustrated 30-item questionnaires at designated intervals, assessing children in their natural environments to ensure valid results. Each questionnaire can be completed in 10 to 15 minutes and covers five key developmental areas: communication, gross motor, fine motor, problem

Alarm Watch With Pill Organizer Holster

The Alarm Watch with Pill Organizer Holster is a pill organizer with alarm designed for use by individuals with memory or cognitive disabilities who need frequent reminders to take medications or injections. Designed without a band, this watch features a clip or integrated belt loop and has up to five audible alarms per day and a four-compartment daily pill organizer with timer. A nylon canvas case is included. DIMENSIONS (LxDxW): The unit is 4.5 x 2.25 x 2 inches and the pill organizer compartm

Alimed E-Z Release Seat Belt With Alarm

The AliMed E-Z Release Seat Belt with Alarm is a wandering patient system designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or other cognitive disabilities who are at risk for falls in homes or hospitals. This seatbelt is equipped with a standard sensor unit (included) and a hook and loop fastening buckle that, once disengaged, alerts a caregiver or hospital staff that a person is about to wander or risks a fall. The sensor alarm can be attached to regular chairs, geri chairs, wheelchair

Alimed Inflatable Lap Buddy (Model 77338)

The AliMed Inflatable Lap Buddy, model 77338, is a wheelchair lap board, positioning pad and wandering patient system designed to prevent wheelchair users with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive disabilities and balance or lower extremity disabilities from rising without assistance. It provides upper body support and posture assistance as well as a comfortable forearm and wrist/hand rest. The Inflatable Lap Buddy can support light activity, such as reading. It inflates quickly with a hand inflator

Alimed Seat Belt Alarm (Model 77667)

The AliMed Seat Belt Alarm, model 77667, is a seat belt and wandering patient system designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive disabilities and mobility disabilities. This dual-function seat belt keeps the patient in the chair and sounds an alarm if disconnected. The system also includes a flashing light to help caregivers to locate the correct individual if the alarm sounds. The belt can be adjusted to patient size. The system includes a metal mounting clip and gromm

All About Number At Level 1

All About Number at Level 1 is a math skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program uses colorful pictures and animations to bring math concepts to life. Concepts covered include counting to ten, ordering and reading numbers, adding and subtracting, making patterns, developing one-to-one correspondence, and simple problem solving. Word lists encourage children to write about numbers on the notepad. The program offers full audio support

All About Number At Level 2

All About Number at Level 2 is a math skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities.This program uses colorful pictures and animations to bring math concepts to life. Concepts covered include counting to twenty, counting in twos and fives, odd and even numbers, reading and ordering numbers, place value, doubles, estimating, and addition and subtraction. Word lists encourage children to write about numbers on the notepad. The program offers full audi

Allowance Game--A Consumer Math Game

A board game that is meant to be played by children (3rd grade and higher)who have Autism or cognitive impairment, so that they may practice math skills while learning responsible money management skills, as players practice earning, spending, and saving money. This is an open-ended game with several options or ways to play depending on the amount of time available to play. Some options for play include: the player who earns $20 first wins, or the first one around the board wins.

Alpha to Omega Activity Pack CD

The Alpha to Omega program is designed to support reading, writing and spelling in adults and children with learning difficulties, including dyslexia. It follows the normal pattern of phonological language acquisition.  In addition, it can be used to help accelerate students' learning.  This CD contains 400 pages of activity sheets covering Stages 1, 2 and 3. The activities offer clear progression for your students, through the 3 stages. There are activities designed to appeal to different age g

Alphabet And Number Caps

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Caps can be used in activities to help children learn to recognize letters and numbers.

Alphabet Puzzle

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with cognitive, learning, severe physical, or neurological disabilities with alphabet and shape recognition and fine motor development. Simple four- to ten-piece cardboard puzzles with puzzle boards were adapted by fastening self-adhesive Velcro on the puzzle pieces. Lowercase alphabet letters are placed on the puzzle pieces and corresponding uppercase letters are placed on the puzzle board. When the student matches the letters and places the

Alphabet Track

Alphabet Track is a pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by children with learning, vision, or cognitive disabilities. Students move through eight activities at their own pace. All the activities are switch-accessible and fully configurable to meet each student's individual needs. For example, students may decide to replace the program's built-in audio with their own voice reciting the alphabet and pronouncing each letter. The alphabet arc format used in each activity serves as a visual

Alphabets Cursive Upper Case

Alphabets Cursive Upper Case is a pre-reading tutorial and writing skills training program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to recognize cursive uppercase letters. The app has three sections: training, trial, and reinforcement. Pictures of cursive uppercase letters along with audio prompts are show

Alphabets Upper Case - Autism

Alphabets Upper Case – Autism is a pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to recognize uppercase letters. The app has three sections: training, trial, and reinforcement. Pictures of uppercase letters along with voice prompts are shown one by one on the screen in the training

Alphabetter Desk

The AlphaBetter Desk is an adapted student desk designed for use by children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (DHD). This height-adjustable desk allows students to sit or stand and to swing their legs based on their natural energy levels, so they can learn in a way that is more consistent with the developmental needs of their minds and bodies. The desk has a swinging pendulum footrest, allowing students a noise-free outlet for expending their natural energy, burning calories, and fi

Alphaboard

The AlphaBoard is a modified keyboard designed for use by individuals with memory or cognitive disabilities. This keyboard has letter keys arranged in alphabetical order rather than the traditional "QWERTY" layout, making it easier for individuals with memory disabilities and new keyboard users to find keys. The keyboard has a 104-key layout and comes with a PS/2 connector. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 1.25 x 6.61 x 17.95 inches. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

American Wordspeller

American Wordspeller™ & Phonetic Dictionary "Find Word by the Way it Sounds,” is designed for use by individuals with dyslexia, cognitive or intellectual disabilities. Users type in 2-4 letters of your word by "how it sounds to you." Spell it just how it SOUNDS to you. NO spelling RULES required. If you spell the first 2-3 letters wrong, this dictionary will find your word no matter how you spell it as long as the letters SOUND right to you. This app contains over 68,000 comm

Amplified Photo Phone (Model P300)

The Amplified Photo Phone, model P300, is a large button amplified telephone designed for individuals with visual, hearing, upper extremity, or cognitive disabilities. This phone features a nine-section programmable touch pad with a space for a photograph over each section (three designer color photo frames are included). When the photograph is pressed, the corresponding phone number is automatically dialed, providing visual cues for the person or place being called. The phone also functions as

Andds

ANDDS is a developmental assessment program designed to screen infants and young children for developmental delays during the first three years of life. A parent can use this application (or app) as a screening test to examine his or her child’s development. The app allows the parent to answer a series of "Yes" or "No" questions about the child's development at ages 8 months, 12 months, 15 months, 18 months, and 24 to 36 months. ANDDS will give results that indicate whether the child is at risk

Animal Rock (Model 3900)

Animal Rock, model 3900, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with cognitive and severe physical disabilities. Pressing the frog activates a "ribbit" sound, press the dog and it "barks," and the cat "meows" when pressed. Three finger isolation buttons are located on the "rocks,"” which help promote manipulation and coordination skills. When pressed, the white button vibrates and makes soothing water sounds, the blue button makes owl sounds, and the black button activates a light a

Animated Educational Animals (Model 9312)

The Animated Educational Animals are voice output and educational toy animals designed for use by children with cognitive, learning, communication or physical disabilities, or visual impairments. The animals include CoCo the Chimpanzee, Manny the Manatee, and Pan Pan the Panda. When the user activates a capability switch (not included), each toys will say interesting things about its species, such as the fact that pandas eat up to 30 pounds of bamboo each day. Each touch of the switch will play

Animated Toys II

Animated Toys II is designed for individuals with cognitive and mobility disabilities due to developmental delays, brain injury or cerebral palsy. It is designed for individuals 9 months and older. It is comprised of 26 segments, each containing a toy animated on the computer screen. The toys are activated by the single press of a switch, mouse click, or the keyboard "enter" key. The toys incorporate cause & effect skills, increasing attention span, visual tracking, and focusing on objects.

Answer:yesno

Answers:YesNo is a communicator program and a direct selection communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning or speech disabilities or autism. This application (or app) enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. When the program is started, it initially displays two large, color-coordinated buttons: YES and NO. When th

Answers:yesno Hd

Answers:YesNo HD is a communicator program and a direct selection communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning or speech disabilities or autism. This application (or app) enables an Apple iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The program comes with two large, color-coordinated buttons: YES and NO. The program will read the selection when a button is pr

Apex 7-Day Mediplanner

The Apex 7-Day MediPlanner is a pill organizer designed to help individuals who have difficulty remembering to take their pills. There are four daily dosage sections for each day of the week, for a total of 28 color coded compartments. Compartments are contoured to aid in pill removal. Compartments come with four translucent lids and fit on a base. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 5.6 x 1.5 x 8.3 inches. COLOR: Base in white. Lids are blue, lavender, berry, and yellow.

Application Clicker (Models Sm-32, Sm-32R, Sw-32, & Sw-32R)

Application Clicker is a cause and effect lesson authoring program designed for use in creating learning activites for children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. This program can be used for making cause/effect activities from websites, DVDs, videos, or music. The program opens a window on the left of a screen on which the target is open. The user then positions the cursor over the desired target and presses S to start the counter. The program clicks on the Play link, which changes

Applicator

APPlicator is a Bluetooth Switch Interface that allows children and adults with neurological and mobility disabilities who require simple switch access within apps and simple access to the media player on an iPad. It can be used with up to 4 switches or with a "tap" of a button go into "Quick-Media Mode" and use the same 4 switches to control your audio library. Users can press the Quick Media Mode button for pre-configured access to: play/pause, skip forward, skip back and Timed Play - 10 sec

Aqua Pill Timer

The Aqua Pill Timer is an audible medication reminder designed for use by individuals with memory or visual impairments. This compact electronic pillbox has an alarm that can be programmed to beep when it is time for the user to take medication. The pillbox also carries approximately two ounces of water and a straw. A safety top flips open for access to the straw and water. Write-on dosage labels are included. POWER: Uses LR44 button cell batteries (included). DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 4.25 x 1 x 2.5

Art For All Language Kit (Model Lk-Aa)

Art for All Language Kit, model LK-AA, is a painting and drawing activity and language tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. Concepts addressed are art tools and how they are used, colors, and counting and graphing using M & Ms. The kit includes a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols; an interactive computer book that combines text, pictures, speech, and sound; and a songboard, word

Articulation Bag & Story Board

Articulation Bag & Story Board is designed for use by children 3 years and older with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities working on language and vocabulary development as well as articulation. The kit includes communication tools for a community based outing all in one ready-to-go bag. This bag contains 50 objects to help children practice initial, medial and final sounds and comes with a quality felt backcloth to display and sort the objects. The bag contains objects to repres

Assisted Exercise Kit

The Assisted Exercise Kit is an exercise planning program designed for use by physical therapists who work with aides, caregivers, or family members of individuals with stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, cerebral palsy, severe physical disabilities, fractures and other orthopedic conditions, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Guillain Barre syndrome, brain tumor, cancer, tendinitis, or developmental disorders. This kit is available either as a set of reproducible car

Assistive Chat

Assistive Chat is a voice output communicator and word prediction program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning or speech disabilities. This program enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The user types in words or sentences he/she wants to communicate, touches the speaker button, and the program will speak the words out loud us

At The Table

At the Table is a magnetic therapy tool, designed to provide new, engaging, and interactive ways for therapists to approach language, memory, naming, and direction following. Cleverly designed specifically for adult clients to engage in interactive tasks that involve and practice Speech and Language Pathology tools like language and memory. Durable magnets include 34 familiar table items, 34 matching table item names, and 80 stimulus questions that address locating, naming, yes/no response, prob

Attainment Pathway & Labyrinth Mazes

Attainment Pathway and Labyrinth Mazes are eye hand coordination activities designed for use by individuals with motor planning disabilities, fine motor disabilities, and learning disabilities. Easy-to-grasp figures slide in two colorful start-to-finish mazes. Machined from non-porous polyethelene, these mazes are washable and non-toxic. Removable figures move in a grooved track, encouraging users to cross the midline. The Pathway is a simple start-to-finish maze without intersections. It includ

Attainment Switch

Attainment Switch is a switch emulation program designed for used by individuals with cognitive, fine motor or upper extremity disabilities. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as a wireless accessibility switch. Attainment Switch can be used to communicate with scanning-enabled software running on any computer running the Mac or Windows operating system. The user can select from either one-button or two-button switch mode and use the app's bui

Attention Getter

Attention Getter is a control switch training program designed for use by individuals with communication, learning, and cognitive disabilities. It is specifically designed for teenagers who need powerful input to get their attention. This software program has photos that change (morph) into related photos on the computer screen, accompanied by interesting sounds and music. The photo animations are so engaging that the student is motivated to see and hear the next one. The program can be controll

Attention Teens

Attention Teens is a control switch training program designed for use by individuals with communication, learning, and cognitive disabilities. Like Attention Getter (see separate entry), it features photo images that change (morph) into other images on the computer screen, but this program is more light-hearted and whimsical as it morphs unrelated images to provide laughter and communication. The program works with a mouse, touchscreen, single switch, or IntelliKeys (see entry). OPTIONS: Set of

Audio Notes

Audio Notes is a voice input audio notetaker program and a voice output audio notetaker program designed for use by individuals who are blind or with low vision, cognitive or communication disabilities. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as an audio recorder. The user launches the app and recording begins after start up. Audio Notes can also record in the background except for phone calls so the user can multitasks. The user can forward or rew

Audionote - Notepad And Voice Recorder

AudioNote - Notepad and Voice Recorder is a word processor program and voice input and output audio notetaker program designed for people with fine motor or neurological disabilities or other conditions that may prevent them from taking notes or recording ideas on a computer, tablet or mobile phone. This application (or app) features synchronized and indexed notetaking and audio recording and has a fully functional text note function that includes the ability to copy and paste. The note function

Auditory Adventures

Auditory Adventures is designed to support individuals working on improving auditory processing skills such as: Auditory Association - absurdities, action-agent, analogies, auditory closure, if-then, inferences, listening for main ideas, opposites, name the category. Auditory Discrimination - discrimination of initial sounds in words, discrimination of final sounds in words, identification of initial sounds in words, rhyming, sound blending, syllable awareness. Auditory Memory - following direct

Auggie (Model H-58)

The Auggie, model H-58, is a direct selection or scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This unit consists of an Ultra Mini PC (UMPC) running Windows 7, with two USB ports and a finger-operable true touchscreen. The unit comes with PTP-PC communication software, a wireless modem, a dock adapter with three USB ports, a tablet stand, a tablet speaker, and carry case (black is standard; red, blue or pink is also available). The unit is opera

Aussie Pouch

Aussie Pouch is designed for classroom and student use to keep material accessible and organized. It comes with two large pockets that fit easily over backrest of student chairs. It can be used to hold homework sheets, workbooks, art projects, math materials, etc. SIZES: 12.5” or 17”. COLOR: Green, Yellow, Orange, Red, Blue, Navy, Purple, Black and Pink. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Auti

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a training toy for children with autism spectrum disorders. Developed by two child specialists at the Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, Auti is a interactive toy for children with autism over the age of 6 months. It is designed to stimulate their imaginations and teach positive behaviors. Auti is a furry, quadruped toy containing a number of programmable sensors that can detect touch and sound. Auti shuts down in response

Autism & Pdd: Associations Interactive Software (Model N44-0-Ws)

Autism & PDD: Associations Interactive Software, model N44-0-WS, is a language tutorial program designed for use by children with autism or pervasive developmental disorder. This program teaches 45 pairs of things that go together in five computerized stories with animation and sound effects. Stories star a character called Buddy Bear. The program uses common everyday objects to teach association skills. Users are asked questions about the associations, with three response choices included f

Autism Myvoice Communicator

Autism myVoice Communicator is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, developmental, learning or speech disabilities, or autism and by caregivers, educators, therapists and parents working with people with these disabilities. This application, or app, enables an Android device to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. A

Autism Timer

Autism Timer is a timer program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with autism or other developmental or cognitive disabilities. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to show elapsed time and to alert a person when a selected period of time expires. The user can set three different times for green, yellow and red zones and change the duration from one minute up to a period of hours. The user launches the app an

Autismate

AutisMate is a language, vocabulary, independent living, and personal skills tutorial program and a behavior training program designed for use by parents, teachers and therapists working with children with communication, cognitive, learning or speech disabilities or autism. This application (or app) offers a comprehensive approach to development of communication, behavior and social skills. AutisMate includes a content library of videos, stories, visual schedules, scenes, and over 10,000 symbols

Autismxpress

AutismXpress is a behavior training program and an independent living skills and personal skills tutorial program designed for use by parents or caregivers working with children with developmental or cognitive disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch or Android phone to encourage a child to recognize and express their emotions. The user launches AutismXpress, touches the "Play Game" button, selects an emotion icon on the screen

Autismxpress Pro

AutismXpress Pro is a behavior training program and an independent living and personal skills tutorial program, designed for use by parents or caregivers working with children with developmental or cognitive disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch or Android phone to encourage a child to recognize and express their emotions. The user launches AutismXpress Pro and selects one of three available games: Feeling Finder, Emotion Ma

Auto-Finder

The Auto-Finder is an automobile locator designed for use by individuals with memory or cognitive disabilities. This device enables users to locate a car in a parking lot or multi-level parking deck from up to half a mile away. The unit does not require location marking and provides specific directions that point the way to the car. The system comprises a beacon transceiver that mounts in the vehicle and a pointer remote is carried by the user and attached to a keychain (included). The remote h

Automated Driver’S License Cognitive Test / Automatic Clock Drawing Test (Model Acdt-Dmv-07)

The Automated Driver’s License Cognitive Test, model ACDT-DMV-07, is a driving fitness assessment program designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease, brain injury, cognitive disabilities, dementia, or who have had a stroke. This computerized clock drawing test screens users for cognitive impairments that affect the ability to drive safely. This multimedia, interactive touch screen test can be taken by individuals who cannot draw or use a writing instrument. Tests are web-based and

Automatic Faucet Control

The Automatic Faucet Control is a water flow control designed for use by individuals with memory or cognitive disabilities or upper extremity disabilities. This device prevents the water from being left on and provides access for those unable to turn a tap. The device replaces the aerator on existing faucets and turns the water on when the hanging wand is nudged. When the slight pressure is removed, the water automatically turns off.

Automed

AutoMed is a medication reminder program for people with cognitive disabilities or memory issues who need to take medications regularly. This application (or app) is designed to remind people to take their medications at the proper times and in the proper amounts. The user enters his/her medications and dosages and a set time that the medications need to be taken. AutoMed will alert the user with messages when it is time to take the medications. The user can make as many entries in the program a

Autoverbal Pro Talking Soundboard

AutoVerbal Pro Talking Soundboard is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning, developmental or speech disabilities, or autism. This application, or app, enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. AutoVerbal Pro features three ways to speak: (1) using the hundreds of bui

Aviary Crib

The Avery Crib is a circle bed designed for use with infants with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Designed to promote infant safety and provide an unrestricted view for the developing child, this hand forged iron crib offers easier child access to parents and eliminates the dangers of sharp corners found on standard cribs. The crib has doble drop-side access and a canopy assembly and includes a high-density foam mattress. OPTIONS: Bedding and linens watterproof pad, and mattress pad.

Awareness Box

The Awareness Box is a tactile discrimination training kit designed for use by individuals with cognitive, vision, or neurological disaqbilities. Designed to raise tactile awareness, the set includes one Koosh Softee Ball, one Mini Koosh Ball, one Spiderball, one foam ball, one Squeezeball, one Waterlog, one SensaBall (see also separate entry), 10 Mini FringeBalls, and five large FringeBalls. The set also includes an Awareness Guide and a carrying/storage case.

B-Calm Audio Sedation System

The b-Calm GP Audio Sedation System is designed for use by individuals with sensory challenges, Autism, ADHD or other disabilities. It functions as an “acoustic shield”, allowing the individual to have control of the sound environment, and helping reduce off task behaviors and irritability. It uses a unique mix of sounds specially designed to help eliminate distracting noises. Noises are blocked and replaced with familiar and soothing sounds from nature and the world around them. The tracks feat

B-Calm Gp

The b-Calm GP is an audio sensory integration aid designed for children with sensory disabilities, autism and other neurological or cognitive disabilities that cause a person to be easily distracted by sounds and other sensory stimuli. The b-Calm GP includes an MP3 player with a pair of customizable headphones sized for children and a pair of earbud-style headphones. The player is pre-loaded with four AudioSedation tracks that are soothing sounds from nature with acoustic masking signals intende

B-Calm Pro

The b-Calm PRO is an audio sensory integration aid and prompter designed for children with sensory disabilities, autism and other neurological or cognitive disabilities that cause a person to be easily distracted by sounds and other sensory stimuli. The b-Calm PRO includes a touch screen MP3 player with a pair of customizable headphones sized for children and a pair of earbud-style headphones. The player is pre-loaded with four AudioSedation tracks that are soothing sounds from nature with acous

B.a. Bar

B.A. Bar is a voice output bar code communication aid, cognitive aid, and speech teaching device designed for use by individuals with autism, aphasia, cognitive disabilities, or brain injury. This portable unit has a digital voice and can record and play back words and sounds programmed on barcodes. Adhesive barcode labels are glued onto objects or symbol panels; scanning enbles voice output. The codes are also available in a graphic file, enabling them to be printed on documents. Up to 10,000 b

Babbles To Books: First Sounds Bee

The Babbles to Books: First Sounds Bee is an educational toy designed for use by children ages three months and up with neurological, cognitive, visual, or communication disabilities. This soft bee introduces babies to sounds, words, and songs that relate to their natural babbling, one of the building blocks of language development. When the child bats at the bee or turns the soft wings like the pages of the book, the child is rewarded with lights, sounds, and music. A story and guidebook are in

Babbles To Books: Mouse's Word House

The Babbles to Books: Mouse's Word House is an educational toy designed for use by children ages six months and up with neurological, cognitive, visual, or communication disabilities. This toy takes the child on a tour of the house with the friendly mouse. The doors open like turning the pages of a book, and depending on which setting is chosen, the child is rewarded with word rhymes or rhythmic songs. The child can also enjoy bysy activities such as dropping the mouse down the chimney or throug

Babbles To Books: Silly Sentence Caterpillar

The Babbles to Books: Mouse's Word House is an educational toy designed for use by children ages twelve months and up with neurological, cognitive, visual, or communication disabilities. This toy helps children discover how words and sounds are joined to form sentences. The child turns the pages on the sections of the caterpillar and is rewarded with sounds, pictures, and lights. Settings enable selection of early words, adjectives, or full sentences. A story book and language development games

Baby Builders

Baby Builders is a video exercise program designed to teach parents of infants with cognitive, neurological and physical disabilities how to exercise their infant in a safe manner. Developed by a pediatric physical therapist, the program provides information on child development and exercise techniques to aid in development from birth through the time of walking. Baby Builders combines fun play activities with skills to build strength, balance, movement, and coordination. The program is availa

Baby Counting Pal

The Baby Counting Pal is a battery operated toy designed for use by infants and young children with vision and cognitive disabilities. With four modes of play, this toy musically introduces counting and colors, while offering a variety of different classical tunes. The Baby Counting Pal also offers an assortment of tactile activities that include a bird squeaker, butterfly rattle, crinkly bees, flower rings and a ladybug bell for very young explorers. Attachment straps allow this toy to be secur

Baby Smartronics Musical Fingerpaint

The Baby Smartronics Musical Fingerpaint is an educational toy designed for use by children ages nine months and up with neurological, fine motor, or cognitive disabilities. This baby-sized easel can be set up at a 45-degree angle or used flat, and features a special "goop" surface that enables the child to fingerpaint or create designs with the four included drawing tools without mess. In addition, when the surface is touched, three Calypso-style songs play. The music stops when touch is remove

Back Opening Jumpsuit For Undressers (Model C615Zb)

The Back Opening Jumpsuit for Undressers, model C615ZB, is a child's jumpsuit designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. This jumpsuit has a back zipper with an extra tab over the zipper pull to keep it from the hands of children who are prone to undress themselves. Ribbing at the wrist and ankle can be turned up for minor length adjustments. The suit is made of 49 percent polyester/51 percent cotton interlock knit fabric. It is available with or without a snap opening at the crot

Back To School Language Kit (Model Lk-Bts)

The Back to School Language Kit, model LK-BTS, is an academic skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. This program teaches children about school schedule and activities, friends, and school rules. The kit includes a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines, with Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (Boardmaker; see entry) to provide visual support; an interactive computer book combining text, pictures

Baking Pan Magnifier

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: 1. To enlarge items. MATERIALS USED: 1 aluminum foil baking pan of any size. 4 spools of thread OR 4 small cups (e.g., Dixie cups). 1 sheet magnifier (make sure your pan is larger than your magnifier) Scissors Glue. Electrical tape and/or masking tape.

Balance Fishing

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To develop coordination and balance in children working on improving gross motor skills.

Balance Kit #6: Obstacle Course

The BALANCE KIT #6 is designed to help children improve their balance, motor planning, coordination and problem-solving skills. Three separate components can be combined together in different ways to create various obstacle courses. Include the children in designing the courses to work on problem-solving and cognitive (thinking) skills. The Balance Kit #6 comes with the following: Build N' Balance Red Tops: Set of three 9.5" high plastic with rubber feet to prevent slipping and easy stacking sto

Balanced Literacy

Balanced Literacy is a year-long interactive program that supports and supplements language arts curriculum for children in primary grades with developmental disabilities. Consisting of 9 units built around animal themes with engaging graphics and animated songs, Balanced Literacy provides theme-based Anchor Books that introduce patterned language, sight vocabulary, and word families. It also offers auditory support, immediate assessment, student portfolios, correlations to standards, special ne

Balloon Packet Winder

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable individuals with cognitive disabilities to package balloons. This device tightly winds packets of balloons for placement is show bags, give-aways, etc. The device has spindles which hold the bag and a wooden board with a spring underneath which holds the packets against the spindle. On the prototype model, the spindles were turned by hand using wooden rollers on each side. A later model, however, will replace the rollers with a treadle. The spindles will be

Barney (Model 5126)

Barney, model 5126, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, cognitive, or mobility disabilities. By activating a connected capability switch (required but not included), a child can listen to Barney, the purple dinosaur, happily sing his favorite song, “I Love You”. POWER: Uses two AA batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 6 x 2 x 5 inches. WEIGHT: 0.05 pounds.

Base Trainer (Model Bt-4)

Base Trainer, model BT-4, is a direct selection communicator and perceptual training activity designed for use by children with communication or speech disabilities. This augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) device has four pockets holding switch plates in an in-line layout. Four audio messages can be recorded (up to 8 seconds per message) and played back by pressing one of the plates. To help users with object discrimination, picture cards and/or objects can be placed on an elevated

Basic Adult Competencies (Bac)

Basic Adult Competencies is an independent living skills tutorial and job skills training system designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of 14 duplicatable books is written at a third to sixth grade reading levels and can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups. Each book teaches a specific set of skills. The books start with a pretest, followed by a series of specific skill sections with a short test after each

Basic Coins Cd

Basic Coins CD is a money management tutorial program designed for use with students with cognitive disabilities. This program teaches basic math and functional money skills in three progressively challenging segments: Name, match, and purchase. This coins-only program includes the penny, nickel, dime, quarter, half-dollar, and the new golden dollar coin. In the naming segment, the computer names coins and gives their values. In the matching segment, students are asked to identify the correct va

Basic Concept Pictures Interactive Software

Basic Concept Pictures Interactive Software is a cognitive skills tutorial program designed for use by students with cognitive or learning disabiities. This multi-sensory program provides nearly 1,000 items to help students acquire concepts of quantity, description, and position. The student receives immediate feedback after each response. The program can be used by multiple students, working independently or with an instructor. Lessons can be custom-designed for each student. The program can re

Basic Fractions Cd

Basic Fractions CD is a math tutorial program designed for use by students with cognitive disabilities. It uses a rich variety of graphics to engage and stimulate learners of any age. It presents wholes, halves, thirds, quarters, sixths, and eighths in illustrations showing familiar and appealing food items. The program provides students with practice in naming and recognizing fractions as parts of a unit whole, as parts of collections, and as measurements. The program also provides students wit

Bath Steps For Child With Angelman Syndrome

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide customized bath steps for a child with Angelman Syndrome. To assist the child’s mother with reducing lifting and relieving back strain from assisting her daughter in getting into the bath, a step-stool with a rail on one side was designed. A 19-millimeter piece of steel tubing was used for the frame, and was painted with white enamel. The stool has a 720-millimeter high hand rail on one side, and no rail on the other side. No railing on one side allows the

Bathroom Flood Alarm

The Bathroom Flood Alarm is designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's disease. This sensor mounts to the lower wall near the toilet and sounds a loud alarm when it comes in contact with a puddle on the floor created when a tub overflows or a toilet overflows dut to the introduction of foreign objects or other blockages. COLOR: White.

Beamz

Beamz is an interactive music system that can be used by individuals with upper extremity, neurological and cognitive disabilities. It is a musical instrument that enables special needs users and individuals of all ages to interactively create and play music. User’s pass their hands through the laser beams to trigger music, vocals or sound effects. The Beamz interactive music song library contains 50 songs. DIMENSIONS: 21 1/2" L x 4 1/2" W x 19 1/2" H. WEIGHT: 10 lbs. COLOR: Black. WARRANTY/GUAR

Beamz Education Bundle

Beamz Education Bundle is an interactive music system that can be used by individuals with upper extremity, neurological and cognitive disabilities. It is a musical instrument that enables special needs users and individuals of all ages to interactively create and play music. Users pass their hands through the laser beams to trigger music, vocals or sound effects. The Education package includes 50 songs and 10 lessons for education and therapy settings. The Education package includes the Beamz l

Beamz Family Play Bundle

The BeamZ Family Play Bundle is an interactive music system that can be used by individuals with upper extremity, neurological and cognitive disabilities. It is a musical instrument that enables special needs users and individuals of all ages to interactively create and play music. Users pass their hands through the laser beams to trigger music, vocals or sound effects. The Family Play Bundle includes 20 songs and 10 lessons that encourage family play. DIMENSIONS: 21 1/2" L x 4 1/2" W x 19 1/2"

Bean Bag

The Bean Bag is a bean bag chair designed for use by youth and toddlers with cognitive or emotional disabilities or autism or with marginal trunk control. The chair is covered in heavy-duty, flame-retardant vinyl and filled with polystyrene beads that mold to the body. Features include an interior safety locking zipper and the surface can be cleaned with a damp cloth or non-bleach spray. SIZES: Toddler and youth. DIMENSIONS: The toddler size is 26 inches in diameter and 82 inches in circumferenc

Beatfirst Pill Holder Bracelet

Beatfirst Pill Holder Bracelet is designed for use by individuals with cognitive impairments or those who are on a aspirin regiment and need to keep their medicine accessible at all times.  It holds 2 aspirins and is waterproof.  The Beatfirst can be stretched to fit on the wrist of the user.  

Bed Access Stairs

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide safe access to a custom-built bed for a child with cerebral palsy, developmental disabilities, and vision and hearing impairments at a comfortable height for care givers. The Custom-built Child’s Bed (see also separate entry) is a standard-sized twin bed with a high wooden storage base designed to keep the child safe while providing a comfortable height for caregivers. To provide access to the bed for the child, a set of access stairs was built in two parts

Bed Enclosure

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with developmental disabilities with a safe sleeping environment and keep her from climbing out. The slatted base of the bed sat below the edge of te side rails. Runners were fitted to the inside of the side rails and the slatted base was raised to sit on the runners. The enclosure has independent support legs and can be unscrewed and removed if necessary. The enclosure has a wooden frame with two latched gates on each side. Sturdy, tranluscent whit

Bed Modification For Child With Angelman Syndrome

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a customized bed for a child with Angelman Syndrome. An evaluation of a standard IKEA bed already being used by the child resulted in the idea to turn the footboard into a gate. The customization had two parts: 1) the removal of the footboard and 2) the construction of an end gate. After removing the footboard, the end of the bed frame was strengthened with 19- millimeter plywood. The disassembled footboard was rebuilt to make a rigid end gate. The fitting

Bed Surround

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To prevent a child with intellectual, communication, mobility, and vision disabilities from leaving the bed unattended during the night. An enclosure for the bed was built using eight plywood panels covered in fabric-covered foam. Each panel is equipped with two metal handles on the back to enable the child's parents to remove one or more when assisting the child in and out of bed or when changing sheets. Three panels fit down each side and the bed has a U-shaped pane

Bed Surround

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a customized adaptation to a hospital bed frame for a young adult with a rare genetic disorder. A standard hospital bed with collapsible tubular steel rails was not ideal as the consumer was in danger of injuring himself due to involuntary movements. Placing the bed flush to the floor was not ideal for caregivers because it placed them at risk for back injury. A frame and net system was designed to attach to the existing hospital bed. Four metal posts are m

Bed Surrounds

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted bed enclosure for a child with global developmental delay and autism. The child outgrew her crib and her parents fitted her new bed with bedrails to prevent her from getting out; however, the child still managed to get out in the night despite being unable to crawl or walk. Concerned about the child’s safety, the family contacted TADNSW for assistance in creating bed surrounds for the bed to help keep the child safe. Three

Bed-Check System

The Bed-Check System is a wandering patient system designed to alert nursing staff or caregivers if an individual with balance disabilities, Alzheimer's disease, or other disabilities tries to get out of bed unattended. The system comprises a Bed-Check Vr Control Unit and a choice of a 30- or 90-day disposable SENSORMAT. The SENSORMAT is heat sealed against incontinence and is placed on top of the mattress under the bottom sheet across the width of the mattress and causes an alarm to sound when

Bedside Commode (Model 8450)

The Bedside Commode, model 8450, is a height-adjustable commode designed for use by individuals with balance, mobility, and incontinence. The commode has a rust-resistant, powder-coated welded frame and includes a back, pail, and splash guard. DIMENSIONS: Seat height adjusts from 17 to 23 inches; the width between the arms is 18 inchesand the overall width is 22 inches; seat depth to backrest is 17.5 inches. CAPACITY: Maximum weight capacity is 350 pounds.

Bedside Commode (Model 8520) & 3 - 1 Commode (Model 8500)

The Bedside Commode, model 8520, and the 3 - 1 Commode, model 8500, are height adjustable commodes designed for use by individuals with balance and mobility disabilities and incontinence. Both models include a pail with a lid, and splash guard. They feature snap together frames and are angle- and height-adjustable. The 3 - 1 Commode has no back support and is designed to be placed over a toilet. DIMENSIONS: Seat height adjusts from 19 to 23 inches; the width between the arms is 18 inches and

Beetles

Beetles is a cause and effect training program designed for use by students with cognitive and developmental disabilities. The Beetles play songs using the choice of 20 instruments selected by the user. The program is accessible by mouse, touch screen, and switch and enables the user to give each Beetle a different instrument and hear the group play a song. The user can then change instruments and hear the song again. The program provides 55 ready-made songs in a variety of styles, including Ame

Beginning "choice" Making Device

DO IT YOURSELF PURPOSE: To create a customized beginning making choice device for a child with communication disabilities. A customized, very light-touch switch is connected to a fireman ladder toy to make this beginning communication choice-making device. Picture cards are placed along the side of the ladder: the fireman moves up and down the ladder and the child can stop the fireman at the picture card of his or her choice. Digital photos of his or her favorite items (videotapes, books,family

Behavior Assessment System For Children, Second Edition (Basc-2)

The Behavior Assessment System for Children, Second Edition (BASC-2), is a behavioral assessment designed for use in evaluating children and adolescents with cognitive, emotional, or learning disabilities. This assessment can be used by school and clinical psychologists to differentiate between hyperactivity and attention problems. It can identify behavior problems as required by IDEA and can be used for the development of FBAs, BIPs, and IEPs. It has multiple scales and forms that assess child

Behavior Tracker Pro

Behavior Tracker Pro (BTP) is designed for use by individuals with a diagnosis of autism and emotional disturbance. It allows BCBAs (Board Certified Behavior Analyst), behavioral therapists, aides, teachers or parents to track behaviors and automatically graph them. The data can be exported for offline. Export your data in CSV or XML format via email (requires iOS 4.0 software). Email your data for insertion into Excel or other spreadsheet software to create your own graphs.  It can be used with

Behavioral Intervention Planning — Third Edition (Bip-3) Computer Version For Single User (Model (12293)

Behavioral Intervention Planning — Third Edition (BIP-3) Computer Version for Single User, model 12293, is a behavior assessment program designed for use by educators of students with disabilities. This CD-ROM version of the BIP-3 can be used to complete a functional behavioral assessment (FBA) and develop a behavioral intervention plan (BIP). It includes the same steps and forms used in the print version of the BIP-3, but information is keyed in instead of written, summary sheets are completed

Beity

Beity is a trauma management kit designed for use by children who have experienced as traumatic life event.  It is portable, solar powered, and uses psychiatrist-consulted content like guided audio meditation to mitigate stress response. Simple augmented reality toys — like a fish that appears in the meditation — go with the laser-cut structure, which looks like a dollhouse. Yes, you could run it on an iPad, but it was important for the device to have no retail value. Inside, content is loaded o

Belly Bumper™ - Child

Belly Bumper – Child is designed for children up to 12 years of age with sensory processing disorders.  The Belly Bumper is like a bumper cars for your body. It can be used for small-group or large-class play, use Belly Bumpers to run races, play adapted ''bumping'' ball games, or just let off steam. Made of heavy-duty 4-millimeter vinyl with reinforced seams and handles. 

Belly Bumper™ - Large

Belly Bumper™ - Large is designed for children 13 - adult with sensory processing disorders.  The Belly Bumper is like a bumper cars for your body. It can be used for small-group or large-class play, use Belly Bumpers to run races, play adapted ''bumping'' ball games, or just let off steam. Made of heavy-duty 4-millimeter vinyl with reinforced seams and handles. 

Bernie The Dragon (Model 8056)

Bernie the Dragon, model 8056, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, mobility, cognitive or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. The toy is activated with a capability switch (not included) or by squeezing the dragon’s paw. The toy allows the child to listen to a song, “Burning Love,” as his mouth lights up and his head sways. Press the switch again to stop the song. POWER: Uses 3 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 12 x 18 x 12 inches.

Bi-Fold Communication Choice Folder (Models 032037 & 032229)

The Bi-fold Communication Choice Folder is a communication book designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. The folder has waterproof fabric on the outside and Velcro-receptive fabric on the inside. The user places Velcro-backed pictures on the inside fabric and points to them to communicate. SIZES: Regular (model 032037) and large (model 032229). DIMENSIONS (L xW): Model 032037 is 18 x 24 inches open and 9 x 12 inches closed and model 032229 is 24 x 16 inches o

Big Bang

Big Bang is a cause and effect software designed for use by children with physical and cognitive disabilities such as developmental delays, cerebral palsy and Angelman syndrome.  Big Bang has activities designed to stimulate the user’s visual and auditory senses while encouraging increased attention and interaction with the computer.  Big Bang Action has explosive animated fireworks, flying bubbles and stars, and wiggling worms. Users have the option to build up the action by gradually pressing

Big Blue Mouse (Model Bbm 931)

The Big Blue Mouse, model BBM 931, is a mouse emulator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, fine motor, mobility or upper extremity disabilities. This keyboard-style mouse gives "points of compass" control over the mouse pointer. When the user holds down the appropriate key, the mouse pointer on the screen moves in that direction until the key is released; pointer speed is adjustable. The Big Blue Mouse utilizes the Mousekeys feature of Microsoft Windows accessibility via

Big Foot

Big Foot is a perception game designed for use by children with balance, neurological, or mobility disabilities. The game helps to iomprove balalnce, coordination, dexterity, and perceptual skills, as well as size discrimination and color recognition abilities. The set includes eight four-piece feet and playing cards.

Big Hug Deep Pressure Positioning Aid

The Big Hug Deep Pressure Positioning Aid is a deep touch pressure device for sensory integration designed for use by children with sensory integration, emotional, or neurological disabilities or autism who benefit from deep pressure stimulus. The child lays down on the pad, which has five adjustable body wraps with hook and loop straps that can provide a range of wrap-around pressure to five separate areas of the body. This product includes an adjustable waist belt and cushioned shoulder straps

Big:calc

Big:Calc is a voice output, large print calculator designed for use by persons with low vision or cognitive or physical disabilities. It features large number keys, high-quality speech and built-in scanning. Triggered by either a mouse click or a switch, the unit can be used by itself or can help to assist the user with a database or spreadsheet program. It is also designed to allow the user to change the number and function key sizes and background settings in order to accommodate various users

Birthday Party Cake Kit (Model 1202)

The Birthday Party Cake Kit, model 1202, is an educational toy designed for use with children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. This kit features cake slices with candles numbered one through five for counting. As each cake piece is put in to place, a red light shines on the center candle. When all slices are in place, multi-colored lights blink and "Happy Birthday" (sung by children) plays. The kit includes a five-piece cake, five numbered candles, five plates, a play camera, thre

Black Leather Organizer Wallet

The Black Leather Organizer Wallet is a money organizer designed for use by for individuals who are blind or who have low vision or who have have cognitive disabilities. The wallet features three coin compartments, three paper money compartments, 10 credit card slots, a zippered pocket, an ID window, and a checkbook pocket. It has Velcro closures. COLOR: Black.

Blob Cd For Windows

Blob CD for Windows is a cause and effect training program designed use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program teaches the use of a switch or touchscreen and is a first introduction to computers and switches that features bright, clear graphics, animation, and sound to help switch users to develop their switching and cognitive skills. It can be operated with one or two switches or with a joystick, fire b

Bluebird Ii

Bluebird II is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, or cognitive disabilities. This device has 10 communication overlays, each with 24 buttons in a 6 by 4 configuration. Messages are digitally recorded (up to six hours total) and stored on a 256 megabyte memory card. Recorded messages are played by pressing the corresponding button on the overlay or by using a connected switch for one or two switch auditory scanning. Four jacks are provided

Blunders Board Game

Blunders™ is a board game designed for children ages 5 and up who would benefit from learning polite behavior in an informal setting by identifying rude behavior from polite behavior, while learning appropriate responses to situations and scenarios. In this game the Blunder children, like real children, know that good manners will also help them make more friends, do better in school and develop self-confidence. Players of this manner-building board game join the Blunder family on their quest to

Board-Builder For Windows

Board-Builder for Windows is a symbolic communicator program designed for use to create communication boards for individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. To create a communication board, the user types in a word or selects a symbol from the library of Mayer-Johnson PCS Picture Communication Symbols, then organizes the words/symbols on the board using the copy & paste or click & drag commands. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIRE

Boardmaker® v.6

The Boardmaker® v.6 is a computer program designed for students with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities reach classroom goals. It lets the user create valuable printed materials, like communication boards, sequences, and schedules. Design personalized materials, with symbols supported in 44 languages, and choose the topics, symbols, labels, colors borders, languages, and more.

Bob Books #1 - Reading Magic

Bob Books #1 - Reading Magic is a reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children with developmental or learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorder or language disabilities. This application (or app) is a phonics-based interactive game with a simple drag-and-drop interface that is designed to help children make the connection between letters and sounds, sound out simple words, and spell the words they have read. The game includes 12 scenes for a total of 32 wor

Bob Books #2 - Reading Magic

Bob Books #2 - Reading Magic is a reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children with developmental or learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorder or language disabilities. This application (or app) is a phonics-based interactive game with a simple drag-and-drop interface that is designed to help children make the connection between letters and sounds, sound out simple words, and spell the words they have read. The game includes 12 scenes featuring 50 words. F

Body Keyboarding

Body Keyboarding is an educational game designed to teach the computer keyboard layout to children cognitive or physical disabilities. It also helps students develop skills in hopping, jumping, spatial awareness, form constancy, auditory and visual memory, directionality, laterality, and discrimination. Players engage in a variety of gross-motor activities using a large color-coded floor mat and four sets of activity cards. All activities can be modified to meet a wide range of ability levels an

Bolster Swing (Model 8Tbls)

The Bolster Swing, model 8TBLS, is designed for use by children with physical and neurological disabilities. This swing consists of a padded bolster covered with non-slip material with one or two connection points for ropes at each end. When two ropes are connected at each end, the swing provides a stable ride. With a single vertical connection at each end, greater balance is required of the user. The ropes are adjustable. The swing may be attached to a Rotating Suspension Unit (not included; se

Book Talker (Model 1506)

The Book Talker, model 1506, is a switch operated direct selection communicator designed for use by children with communication disabilities. This device features a 16- position flat switch array that can be placed inside the back of a book, allowing the user to record readings. The user can place a marking sticker on any page over one of the segments on the switch, push the marker and the recording begins. The device features seven different levels and can play from one to sixteen messages. The

Bookworm

The AbleNet Bookworm Literacy Tool is a voice output reading machine designed for use by children with cognitive, severe physical, or vision disabilities. To use the unit, which works with most books and worksheets, the reading material is clipped to the BookWorm unit and the book is adapted with the included stickers and page detectors. Each page is recorded on the included memory module. Reading is activated by pressing the activation area or using the attached single switch (switch not includ

Brain in Hand

Brain in Hand is a private, secure assistive technology support system designed for use by individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), Asperger syndrome and other pervasive Development Disorders (PDD) and Pervasive Developmental Disorder -- Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS) as well as those with an acquired brain injury; who need strategies put in place to manage anxiety, day to day activities and situations. It provides help and support for users with planning thier day, thinking ahead ab

Brass Tone Canopy Crib

The Round Brass Crib is a circle bed designed for use with infants with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Designed to promote infant safety and provide an unrestricted view for the developing child, this brass crib offers easier child access to parents and eliminates the dangers of sharp corners found on standard cribs. The crib has clear brass rope spindles, drop-side access, and a fluted dome assembly and includes a high-density foam mattress. OPTIONS: Bedding and linens watterproof p

Bric-a-Brac: Basic Skills

The Bric-a-Brac is a computer software program of basic skills designed for children 2-5 years of age with developmental delays, cerebral palsy, cognitive and learning disabilities.  This single CD, Basic Skills compilation, includes four titles - Matching, Sorting, Thinking and Identifying.   This program is switch accessible and comes equipped with a teacher’s section.

Bric-a-Brac: Matching

Bric-a-Brac: Matching is a computer software program of basic skills designed for children 2-5 years of age with developmental delays, cerebral palsy, cognitive and learning disabilities.  This single CD, Basic Skills compilation, includes four titles - Matching, Sorting, Thinking and Identifying.   This program is switch accessible and comes equipped with a teacher’s section. The user can practice matching two halves of an image, matching an object with its shadow, matching pairs, matching lett

Bric-a-Brac: Sorting

Bric-a-Brac: Sorting is a computer software program of basic skills designed for children 2-5 years of age with developmental delays, cerebral palsy, cognitive and learning disabilities. This program is designed to strengthen the users thinking and logic skills.  The player must sort images into groups and with themes covering food, indoors & outdoors, animals, shapes, numbers and colors. This title is switch and touch-screen compatible.  

Bric-a-Brac: Thinking

Bric-a-Brac: Thinking is a computer software program of basic skills designed for children 2-5 years of age with developmental delays, cerebral palsy, cognitive and learning disabilities. This program is designed to strengthen critical thinking skills.  Players have to think carefully to find images that are the opposite to each other, find images that go together, find objects for a task and think about images related to color and time.  This title is switch and touch-screen compatible.  

Brigance Inventory Of Early Development–Ii (Ied–Ii)

The Brigance Inventory of Early Development–II (IED–II) is an early childhood assessment designed for use by children with developmental delays. The inventory serves as both a diagnostic instrument and a criterion-referenced classroom assessment. Features include normed and standardized options for key skill areas; social-emotional assessments; and functional skills sequences for assessing incremental gains. The inventory can be used to identify developmental age, pinpoint learning problems, mon

Broda Auto-Locking Glider Chair (Models 100-10Al, 100-15Al, & 100-20Al)

The Broda Auto-Locking Glider Chair is a rocking chair designed for use by individuals with Alzheimers disease or dementia. The chair begins to glide once the user sits down, and stops gliding when the user begins to vacate the chair. It also features a caregiver-operated lock to prevent unwanted gliding. The smooth gliding action produces a calming effect and can help reduce the need to wander. It also provides mild exercise. The frame is made of 16-gauge powder coated tubular steel with a stab

Bruno Elan (Model Sre-3000)

The Bruno Elan, model SRE-3000, is a straight rail interior seat lift designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, mobility and cognitive disabilities. The Elan has a 0-, 67- and 90-degree locking swivel seat at the top and the bottom of the stairway. The height-adjustable, folding seat is equipped with an adjustable footplate with a safety sensor, flip-up arm rests, and a seatbelt. It has an infra-red wireless control with momentary switching requiring a user to hold button co

Bubble Tube Cuddle Cushion

Bubble Tube Cuddle Cushion is a wrap-around cushion that offers up-close relaxation for children with autism, emotional disabilities and sensory processing disorders. It is a large beanbag cushion that wraps around Bubble Tubes for up-close appreciation of vibrations, colored bubbles and sounds. The Bubble Tube Cuddle Cushion is upholstered in tough, washable white vinyl upholstery. Bubble tube not included.

Bubcap Home Button Covers

BubCap Pro is a designed to deter users such as toddlers, individuals with autism, ADHD and intellectual disabilities from pressing the home button during an activity on an iPad, iPod Touch and iPod without limiting access by aduts. Parents, teachers, and other adults can activate the home button with a firm press. Sizes: BubCap Regular is the least rigid model, designed for younger children using an iPhone or iPod touch. It doesn't provide significant resistance on an iPad. BubCap Ultra is toug

Bubcap Pro For Ipad

BubCap Pro is a designed to deter users such as toddlers, individuals with autism, ADHD and intellectual disabilities from pressing the home button during an activity on an iPad, iPod Touch and iPod. BubCaps are small aluminum tabs that self-adhere to the cover of the home button on the device. When the aluminum tab is in place, the home button cannot be pressed directly to exit an application. To access the home button, parents, instructors or therapists can use a pen point through the small

Buddha Board (Model 7502)

The Buddha Board, model 7502, is a painting activity designed for use by individuals with fine motor or cognitive disabilities. The special surface on the board enables the user to create spontaneous art or practice writing the alphabet, numbers, or his/her name using a brush and plain water. When the image is painted with water, it appears on the surface, darkens, and then slowly evaporates. The set includes a brush and a water holder stand. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 12 x 9.5 x 0.25 inches. WEIGHT: 2

Buddy Bike Family (Model Bb102-Al-8)

The Buddy Bike Family, model BB102-AL-8, is a tandem bicycle designed for use by able adults and children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The bicycle allows the rear rider to control the steering, and places the child who may not be able to ride the bicycle safely on his or her own or who does not have the strength to pedal alone in the front seat. This tandem bicycle features an aluminum frame, eight speeds, dual handlebars on the same stem, a suspension fork with 60 millimeters (mm) t

Buddy Bike Sport (Model Bb104-Al-27)

The Buddy Bike Sport, model BB104-AL-27, is a tandem bicycle designed for use by able adults and children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The bicycle allows the rear rider to control the steering. A child, who may not be able to ride the bicycle safely on his or her own or who does not have the strength to pedal alone, rides on the front seat. This tandem bicycle features an aluminum sport frame, 27 speeds, dual handlebars on the same stem, a suspension fork with 60 millimeters (mm) tra

Bugzi

Bugzi is a powered indoor chair designed for children ages one to five whose mobility has been impaired by physical and neurological disabilities. It offers a unique opportunity for pre-school children with disabilities to experience independent mobility. Bugzi is an ideal introduction to switch and joystick use. It is compact and maneuverable. Each Bugzi is tailored and adapted to the individual child’s needs, with the capacity to adjust seating and controls as he or she grows. Bugzi is a

Building Language Word Sounds

Building Language: Word Sounds is designed for use by speech & language pathologist working with clients for articulation. Word Sounds is based on a cognitive neuropsychological framework. Applications of this volume includes the facilitation, strengthening and development of the recognition and production of phonemes and graphemes in single words. The workbook comprises four major sections, with key learning strategies (e.g., lip shape cues) provided in the structure of the exercises: Hear

Busy Fingers™ Gel Fidget

Busy Fingers™ Gel Fidget is a fidget toy designed for children with autism, with sensory integration disorder, or any child who has trouble paying attention or sitting still. Use when stressed, bored or seeking sensory input. Has the added benefit of it helping to boost their concentration and focus as well as fine motor skills and fine motor strengthening. Can be kept in a backpack or parent’s bag and used at home, school, clinic, or while riding in a car. For ages 3 and up. DIMENSIONS: 5.5 inc

Busy Gear (Model 952)

The Busy Box, model 952, is a sensory busy box designed to provide visual and auditory stimulation for children with sensory, cognitive, or physical disabilities. Connect a capability switch (required but not included) and the brightly colored gears play music and entertain with a light show. The gears are interchangeable, enabling users to create their own designs. POWER: Uses 3 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 12 x 12 inches.

Buttoneer

Buttoneer is a sewing aid designed for use by individuals with fine motor, upper extremity and grasping disabilities, arthritis, low vision or amputation. This lightweight device fastens buttons and makes minor sewing repairs using fasteners, The device is operated with a gentle squeeze; no threading is necessary. The nearly invisible fasteners won't unravel and are washer, dryer, dry cleaning, and ironing safe. The set includes one Buttoneer with Needle Guard, 50 fasteners, 10 buttons, and ins

C Frame By Smirtwaite

The C Frame by Smirthwaite is a free standing suspension system for use with Smirtwaite’s sensory integration swing products for children with sensory integration disorders, physical and neurological disabilities. The Frame eliminates the need for permanent structural fixings, is easy to transport and assemble and is of modular construction. Made from tubular steel, it will support rigorous activity and can be fixed to the floor if required. The C Frame can be used with or without cushioned mat

C.l.a.s.s.

C.L.A.S.S. (Complete Language Approach to Social Skills) is a personal skills and safety awareness tutorial program designed for children who have cognitive or learning disabilities or autism. This program can be used to teach social skills and personal safety. The program's Ready-to-use Picture-Assisted Reading and Writing materials and activities provide repeated interactions with the concepts promoting internalization and generalization. This software has two separate units available for purc

Cadex Alarm Watch Pill Timer

The Cadex Alarm Watch Pill Timer is an audible medication reminder designed for use by individuals with memory or cognitive disabilities or seniors who need frequent reminders to take medicine or injections. Designed to look like a standard watch, this alarm watch can be set for 12 automatic daily alarms that repeat every day at the same time. Features include a scrolling reminder message function of up to 36 characters and a snooze button that sounds every three minutes until medication is take

Calm Counter Social Story & Anger Management Tool

Calm Counter is a visual and audio tool to help people calm down when they are angry or anxious. The app includes a social story about anger, and audio/visual tools for calming down. The app opens up to a "I need a break screen" that vocalizes "I need a break" when it is tapped. The screen then transitions to a red screen with an angry face and the number ten. With each tap the screen transitions to a calmer face and color. In this way, the app prompts the user to count back

Canopy Enclosed Bed

The Canopy Enclosed Bed is an enclosed bed designed for use by children with autism, behavior disorders or sleep disorders such as sleepwalking that cause wandering. The bed's stainless steel frame includes two folding bed rails and four poles at the corners that support an upper section on which a full canopy is mounted. The frame and bed rails are padded. The mesh panels unzip on all four sides for complete access to the child. Locking zippers can be positioned where needed for the use of IV l

Captain's Log: The Complete Computerized Mental Gym

The Captain's Log is a cognitive skills, memory improvement, and visual perceptual training program designed for use by individuals with brain injury, cognitive disabilities, or learning disabilities. It contains a wide range of cognitive exercises to help develop attention, concentration, memory, eye-hand coordination, basic numeric concepts, and problem solving/reasoning skills. Modules include Attention Skills - Developmental; Visual Motor Skills; Conceptual Skills; Numeric Concepts/Memory Sk

Car Seat Belt Alarm

The Car Seat Belt Alarm is a seat belt alarm designed to alert drivers and caregivers when individuals with dimentia, Alzheimer's Disease, or cognitive disabilities unbuckle seat belts. This device attaches to most automotive seat belts with the included double-stick tape. Once installed, whenever the two pieces of the seat belt are not engaged, the device emits a moderately loud alarm. Rebuckling the seat belt turns off the alarm. COLOR Black.

Care Trak Mobile Locator

The Care Trak Mobile Locator is a wireless signal transmitter and wandering patient system designed for use by caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive, neurological, or mobility disabilities. It can also be used by law enforcement or emergency response personnel to locate a lost person. This portable device can be used alone or with the Care Trak Sentry Perimeter System (see separate entry) to locate an individual wearing a Care Trak Wrist Transmitter (see separate entry)

Care Trak Sentry Perimeter System

The Care Trak Sentry Perimeter System is a wandering patient system designed to prevent individuals with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive, neurological, and balance disabilities from entering or exiting a specific area. The system features a monitoring unit with controls to adjust the range of the invisible perimeter, a Care Trak wrist transmitter, and the Care Trak Mobile Locator (see separate entries). The system establishes an invisible circular boundary with a radius of 50 feet to 300 feet,

Care Trak Wrist Transmitter

The Care Trak Wrist Transmitter is a wireless signal transmitter designed for use by caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive, neurological, or mobility disabilities in a clinical setting. This portable device is worn on the wrist or ankle. The transmitter, which is water resistant, puts out a silent constantly pulsating radio signal. The unit consists of three components - the transmitter, a plastic transmitter case, and a band that attaches to the case. Three types of ba

Carnival Tube (Model 158)

The Carnival Tube, model 158, is a touch-activated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or cognitive disabilities. A simple swipe at the mounted tube activates lights, music, and vibration. Multi-colored beads and lights cascade through the tube. The unit can also be used as a switch. It has a toggle switch which allows any of the rewards to be turned on or off. POWER: Uses 4 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 14 x 6.75 x 4.5 inches. WEIGHT: 1.75 pounds.

Carousel Communicator (Model 429)

The Carousel Communicator, model 429, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. The unit spins to enable the user to locate the desired message. The device offers seven messages on one level and with 37 seconds of recording time per switch. Messages can be recorded and re-recorded at the touch of a button. POWER: Uses four AA batteries (not included). OPTIONS: A set of 35 icon holders (Model 428-I - $29.95) that attach to the unit with Ve

Carpentry Entry-Level Words (Cpr)

Carpentry Entry-Level Words is a job readiness and vocabulary enhancement training system designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of five duplicatable books can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups. These duplicatable books teach students a vocabulary of technical terms and help students to develop functional and job-related reading skills. Available as a set, titles include: Words of Foundation Framing; Words

Castle Mold

These castle molds are designed for children over 3, to engage in fine motor play in the sandbox, at the beach, or anywhere where there is sand. This fine motor play also inspires imagination, problem solving, and design interest. Includes 8 molds, 2 plastic knives, a turret, stairwell, castle wall, round wall top, rectangular 3D brick-maker, and 3D cylinder maker. Not for children under 3 years old due to choking hazard.

Catch Up Literacy: Digital Games 1

Catch Up Literacy: Digital Games 1 is a computer software program designed to support children ages 6-9 year of age with cognitive and learning disabilities.  This literacy program is designed to support children who require assistance with reading and writing.  It contains activities set within five exciting game environments. Designed to appeal to children who are at NC Reading Levels 1 and 2c.The activities are designed specifically for struggling readers. Consists of graded reading and spell

Catch Up Literacy: Digital Games 2

Catch Up Literacy: Digital Games 2 is a computer software program designed to support children ages 6-11 year of age with cognitive and learning disabilities.  This literacy program is designed to support children who require assistance with reading, spelling and comprehension exercises at NC reading levels 2C-3C.  It includes the following activities:  Land of the Dinosaurs - (consonant clusters), The Lost City - (short/long vowel phonemes), Planet Fizz - (high frequency words) and The Swamp an

Cause And Effect Amusement Park

Cause and Effect Amusement Park is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span. This program is made up of 16 activities with an amusement park theme: Ferris wheel, shoot the water in the clown's mouth, shooting gallery, knock over the cans with the baseball, popcorn machine, ray guns, dolphin show, bumper cars, car wash, motorcycle stunts, bowling, ri

Cause And Effect Factory

Cause and Effect Factory is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. Designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span, it is made up of 12 segments with a factory and assembly line theme. This program is an age appropriate cause and effect program but can also be used with younger children for its sound and graphics. Pressing the switch will cause another part of the assembly line process to continue. A

Cause And Effect Sights And Sounds

Cause and Effect Sights and Sounds is a cause and effect training program designed to teach switch use for children with severe physical disabilities or cognitive disabilities. The program offers five musical themes (mellow, country, jazz, techno, and rock) with three colorful animated activities (flowers, fireworks, and lines and designs). Three separate switch modes teach momentary, timed, and latching switch activation. COMPATIBILITY:For use on IBM and compatible computers or Macintosh comput

Cause And Effect Training Program

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with cognitive or learning disabilities in learning cause and effect. Point to Pictures software by RJ Cooper & Associates (see entry) is customized by importing pictures and music specific to the student's interests. Parents were involved to help determine what the child's likes and dislikes are. MATERIALS: Point to Pictures and student-specific music and pictures. SKILLS REQUIRED: Computers. AUTHOR: Wise, L. TITLE: Assistive Technology I

Cause And Effect, Spanish

Cause and Effect- Spanish, is essentially the same as Cause and Effect (in English), where a situation is presented on one side and the user must choose the best possible solution, given the circumstances, from the four outcomes presented; especially useful in Speech and Pathology therapy sessions. 150 different situations, timed responses, cumulative progress reports and flexibility to adjust the number of incorrect responses before the correct response is given.

Chair Sox

The Chair Sox are furniture tips designed for use by individuals with cognitive or emotional disabilities and balance disabilities. These non-slip furniture tips are designed to eliminate distracting noise of shuffling chairs and desks in a classroom setting. These tips come pre-cut and ready to assemble by slipping them over the feet of chairs or desks. The tips fit all standard classroom-style chair and desk legs. They can also be used as walker tips.

Chair-Check System

The Chair-Check System is a wandering patient system designed to prevent individuals with Alzheimer's Disease, cognitive disabilities, or balance disabilities from leaving a wheelchair or other chair without assistance. The system includes a portable Chair-Check II control unit and disposable SENSORMAT sensor. This unit, which can also be used for bed monitoring in a home setting, sets itself automatically when weight is detected on the SENSORMAT and provides an immediate alarm when the individ

Chairpro Underseat Alarm

The Chairpro UnderSeat Alarm is a wandering patient system and seating safety monitor designed for people with lower extremity, mobility and balance disabilities and other who use wheelchairs and have Alzheimer's disease, dementia or other cognitive disabilities. The ChairPro sounds an alarm when the user leaves the chair without assistance. Designed to fit all sling-seat wheelchairs up to 22-inches wide, this sensor alarm activates when the user rises and automatically resets once the person is

Change Table Plus

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create custom adapted change table for a child with developmental delays. The child’s parent requested a table which would cover most of the bath, but would still be easy and light enough to remove and store. The first thought was to build a table with a Melamine top mounted on folding legs, which could be removed when the bath was to be used for bathing. In the end, the simplest solution proved to work beautifully was a sheet of 9 millimeter MDF

Chatpc-4

ChatPC-4 is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities or cerebral palsy. The unit has a color touch screen dynamic display that allows hundreds of communication pages to be linked together to meet the user’s communication needs for home, school, work, and other situations. The number of buttons on a page can be customized, along with the size, color, background, symbol, font, label, message, and action of each button. Vocabulary can

Checkpoint Identity Series

Checkpoint Identify Series is designed for use for children who are nonverbal or unable communicate their name, allergies or any additional information. Each product has a text code and QR code. When a first responder texts the product’s unique code, the user’s medical information is instantly retrieved. At the same time, the first responder’s cell phone number is sent to the user’s emergency contact for quick communication between the emergency contact and the first responder at the scene. The

Chester Mouse (Model Ctmo)

The Chester Mouse, model CTMO, is a mouse designed for use by individuals with cognitive, fine motor, or upper extremity disabilities or young children. This single-button mouse offers 800 dpi optical tracking and left-click function only. COMPATIBILITY: For use with IBM and compatible computers or Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP, or Vista or MAC OS 10.1.5 or higher and a USB port (PS/2 adapter included). DIMENSIONS(LxWxH): 3.38 x 2.25 x 1.25 inches. COLOR: B

Child's Bed With 3-Piece Hinged Safety Rails

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To protect and restrain small children while they sleep in a comfortable environment which allows them free movement and visibility of their surroundings. The bed, which is designed to be placed with one side against a wall, has a fabric-enclosed foam pad mounted on the side that is placed against the wall and high head- and baseboards. On the side opposite the wall, there are three interconnected sections of slats that can be opened from the outside with the forward se

Childproof Refrigerator Latch

The Childprooof Refrigerator Latch is designed to prevent children with cognitive disabilities and detrer adults with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive disabilities from opening a refrigerator door. Made of plastic, this secure press-lock attaches with double-sided adhesive tape (included) at the top of the refrigerator door, out of the line of sight. COLOR: White.

Childproof Refrigerator Latch

The Childprooof Refrigerator Latch is designed to prevent children with cognitive disabilities and detrer adults with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive disabilities from opening a refrigerator door. Made of plastic, this secure press-lock attaches with double-sided adhesive tape (included) at the top of the refrigerator door, out of the line of sight. COLOR: White.

Children's Bed Rail And Sports Pouch

The Children's Bed Rail and Sports Pouch is a portable side rail designed for use by children with balance, mobility, or cognitive disabilities. Made of heavy-duty, poder-coated steel, the rail has a foam grip handle that folds for storage and transport. Reversible and adjustable for use on either side of the bed, this rail secures to the bed frame and mattress with the included safety strap. The included three-pocket organizer fits over the rail to prevent entrapment and provide storage. DIMENS

Children's Switch and Touch Progressions

Children’s Switch and Touch Progressions is a switch or touchscreen activity designed for children with cognitive & learning disabilities, cerebral palsy, and Fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) who are learning to activate and when NOT to activate the switch/iPad. Music is the key reinforcement with animated scenes of life situations as the graphic elements. Many Skinner/behavioral prompts/features are built in, such as "Wait," "Stop, please," positive reinforcement, motivating operations, and oth

Choice Go Board With 3 X 3 Icons (Model 3348)

The Choice Go Board with 3 x 3 Icons, model 3348, is a personal and time skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or emotional disabilities. This board enables children to make choices for each period in their schedule. They can choose one of three activities in any of the seven time slots. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 34 x 15 x 4 inches.

Choiceworks

Choiceworks is an app designed for use by children with communication, cognitive, or emotional disabilities or Autism Spectrum Disorder or Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) to help them complete daily routines and tasks.  It can be used to help students understand and control their feelings and to improve their patience. Caregivers, teachers, and therapists use this app with students to keep them on task and motivated. 

Choiceworks Visual Support System

Choiceworks is a personal skills tutorial program designed for use by children with communication, cognitive, or emotional disabilities disabilities or Autism Spectrum Disorder or Attention Deficit Disorder. This system is designed to help children complete daily routines and understand and control their feelings and waiting skills. The companion books (included) help teach children about their daily schedule, dealing with transitions and managing their feelings, making choices and demonstrating

Choose and Cook

Choose and Cook is a story based program designed for use by students with cognitive and learning disabilities who are learning about healthy food and home kitchen management. It is primary aimed at non-readers with severe learning difficulties, but can be used for mainstream primary classes. Students choose a meal to make and then find the ingredients from different places in the kitchen. They are then taken through the cooking and preparation process, where they choose the correct utensils for

Chooseit! Maker 2

ChooseIt! Maker 2 is a lesson authoring program designed to enable teachers of children with learning, cognitive, upper extremity, and fine motor disabilities or spinal cord injury to create customized, switch-accessible choice training programs for their students. This program is similar to SwitchIt! Maker (see separate entry) but is intended to create activities for students who have advanced beyond cause and effect programs and need to begin to make choices. It enables teachers and other user

Chopper the Number Copter

Chopper the Number Copter is designed to teach cause and effect and directionality for to early learners with cognitive and motor disabilities associated with cerebral palsy, developmental delays, autism, or brachial plexus injuries. Users pilot the remote control helicopter using the two large buttons on the adapted remote control. As the Copter moves along, the propeller spins and melodies play. Users also learn about numbers by placing them in the correct slots.

Chubb Pill Dispenser

Chubb Pill Dispenser  a pill dispenser designed for use by individuals with cognitive and learning disabilities associated with Alzheimer's, stroke, or traumatic brain injury.  The Chubb Pill Dispenser is a carousel shape that rotates at preprogrammed times to allow the user to take the appropriate medication. An intermittent audible alert tone is also provided as a medication reminder.

Cimo Can Spell

Cimo Can Spell is a voice output pre-reading and spelling tutorial program for children with language, speech, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) teaches a child 1,122 words. Most words can be sounded out using common phonics rules (i.e, grouped by short vowel, long vowel, Bossy R's and other vowel team words), and others do not follow those normal rules and must be memorized. This app also uses phonics to help the user learn new words b

Cimo Spelling (Sight Words)

Cimo Spelling (Sight Words) is a reading and spelling tutorial program for children with language, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) is an interactive game that teaches a combination of high frequency and sight words (from the Dolch Sight Word list). The list of 255 words was selected to cover words that a child encounters most often when learning to read (high frequency), including words that cannot be learned using pictures (sight wor

Cinema II-Life Skills

Cinema II - Life Skills - Program #502 is a cause & effect program that is age appropriate for older as well as younger populations. This program is made up of 75 film clips covering various categories where 8 out of the 10 categories are dedicated to common life skills such as putting on your shoes, putting on a hat. Each film clip lasts approximately 5 - 10 seconds. When the switch is pressed the first time, the title of the clip is displayed in large letters on the top of the screen and a

Circular Fiber Optic Shower

The Circular Fiber Optic Shower is designed to give the user the impression of being in a tunnel with over 150 strands of fiber optics that hang from the ceiling to create a special spot for people of all ages, who benefit from sensory integration. Big enough to accommodate a wheelchair or standing frame. The safe acrylic mirror on the ceiling gives the impression that the fiber optic strands continue ‘into’ the ceiling. The product can be either relaxing or stimulating depending on the model ch

Circular Sorter (Model G526)

The Circular Sorter, model G526, is a form board and large knobbed puzzle for children with learning disabilities. Designed to teach shape and color recognition, the puzzle consists of a round puzzle board and five colored circles that children can pull off and put back in the correct spot. Large knobs on each circle assist children with grasping and placement. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): The puzzle is 2.75 x 12 x 12 inches. The circles range in diameter from 2 inches to 5 inches. The knobs are 2 inches

Clairmont Day/Night Flip Clock

Clairmont Day Night Calendar Flip Clock is designed for use by individuals with memory and cognitive impairments associated with dementia and Alzheimer’s in which their ability to reason accurately the time of day.  It is a wall clock with date, day, and day/night displayed.  Features include the follow:  an analogue clock face and flip date display, a day displayed in yellow and night in blue, and changes to day at 7am, and night at 7pm but can be preset by supplier to a different change over t

Clairmont Round Day/Night Clock

Clairmont Round Day/Night Clock is designed for use by individuals with memory and cognitive impairments associated with dementia and Alzheimer’s in which their ability to reason accurately the time of day (i.e. is it 10 o’clock in the evening versus 10 o’clock in the morning).  The clock has graphics that turn with the hour hand displaying light blue, white clouds and mid-day sun to help illustrate daytime and dark blue, stars and crescent moon at midnight for night time.  The hands are distinc

Clarity Amplified Phone With Pictureperfect Dialing (Model P400)

The Clarity Amplified Phone with PicturePerfect Dialing, model P400, is a large button amplified telephone designed for individuals with upper extremity or cognitive disabilities, have low vision or are hard of hearing. This phone amplifies incoming sound up to 26 decibels (dB) and offers adjustable ringer levels up to 75 dB. It features Clarity Power technology which makes words louder, clearer and easy to understand, and PicturePerfect Dialing, a nine-section programmable touch pad with a plac

Clarity D724

The Clarity D724 is a large button amplified cordless telephone with speaker designed for use by people who have cognitive or memory disabilities low vision or are hard of hearing. The handset amplifies incoming sound up to 40 decibels (dB) (20 times louder than a standard home phone). The phone features Clarity Power technology for amplification and DECT (Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunication) 6.0 technology for interference-free communication. The Clarity D724's base has four PicturePerf

Classroom Communication Kit (Model 9022K)

The Classroom Communication Kit, model 9022K, is a communication kit designed for use by teachers, speech therapists, and assistive technology experts within a classroom setting. This individual specialized kit offers materials for most classroom needs in the areas of social interaction, communication, and independence among students. The kit includes a Universal Icon Maker, Lighted Vibrating Mirror, Put-em-Arounds (set of 5), Put-em-Arounds 4 Messages, Big Talk Triple Pay-Red, Talk 4 with Leve

Classroom Gate

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY PURPOSE: To enable classroom doors to be left open while preventing children with cognitive or other disabilities from leaving rooms without assistance. Made of pine for light weight, the gate is designed to fit the width of the door frame. The frame is made of pine lumber and vertical pine dowelling fills the center. The dowels are placed closely enough together to prevent children from getting their heads caught. Lift in/lift out hinge fittings are attached to the door f

Classroom Scheduler

The Classroom Scheduler is a pocket sized scheduler designed for students with learning disabilities and cognitive impairments. It features simple, two step data entry process; over 50 pre-programmed everyday classroom activities, light and/or sound alarms for every event, digital clock and calendar. A user guide is included. POWER: Requires 2 AAA batteries, not included. DIMENSIONS: 5 ½ inches length x 3 ½ inches in height. COLOR: Blue. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Classroom Suite Mathtutor

The Classroom Suite MathTutor is a math tutorial program for children with learning or cognitive disabilities. This add-on to the IntelliTools Classroom Suite (see separate entry) includes nearly 60 activities for approximately 12 hours of sequenced instruction, featuring targeted instruction in critical math skills. Classroom Suite MathTutor has six short units (approximately two weeks each) for flexible use. Its content supplements most core math curricula and aligns with national math standar

Classroom Suite Primary Skills Builders

The Classroom Suite Primary Skills Builders is an academic tutorial program for children with learning or cognitive disabilities. This add-on to the IntelliTools Classroom Suite (see separate entry)includes 12 customizable templates to create a variety of learning materials, including the following: accessible books that are easy to author with sounds and animation; math word problems with supported cuing and calculator for beginning addition and subtraction; comprehension tests that support stu

Classroom Suite Readingtutor

The Classroom Suite ReadingTutor is a reading tutorial program for children with learning or cognitive disabilities. This add-on to the IntelliTools Classroom Suite (see separate entry) covers all sight words on the Dolch pre-primer grade 2 list, as well as the 100 highest frequency words, focusing on phonemic awareness, phonics, and vocabulary through sight words as the basis of strong reading skills. It includes 398 activities that provide as much as 26 hours of sequenced, targeted instructio

Claude And Maude

Claude and Maude is a writing skills training system designed for use by children with cognitive or fine motor disabilities. Claude, an animated rat, and Maude, an animated owl help motivate children to practice letter formation. Using the mouse, a touch screen, or a graphics pad, the child can trace a letter in a freehand manner. When the letter is complete, clicking on Maude will cause her to flutter, dance, and wink, and then Claude will tell the child how he/she has done. Claude checks to se

Cleaning Assistant

The Cleaning Assistant is designed to be used by persons with physical and cognitive disabilities whose condition(s) require the use of a diaper. The Cleaning Assistant allows for an individual’s caregiver to clean his underbody quickly and easily after a bowel movement. A toilet-mounted device system consists of four nozzles for pressurized water spray and two nozzles for soap spray. The water system is supplied by the existing hot and cold water supply that goes to the bathroom sink, thus a

Clear Pocket Communication Easel (Models 032226 & 032227)

Clear Pocket Communication Easel is a communication board designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. This two-sided, portable easel has clear pockets in which pictures can be placed. The user can slip a picture out of one of the pockets or point to the picture to communicate a message. SIZES: Regular (model 032226) or Long (model 032227). DIMENSIONS (LxW): Model 032226 is 15.5 x 12 inches and model 032227 is 24 x 9 inches.

CLEVERCATCH® ABC

Clevercatch® ABC is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play ball. Basic p

CLEVERCATCH® Exercise

CLEVERCATCH® Exercise is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play ball. Ba

CLEVERCATCH® Math

CLEVERCATCH® Math is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play ball. Basic

CLEVERCATCH® Multiplication

CLEVERCATCH® Multiplication is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play ba

CLEVERCATCH® States & Capitals

CLEVERCATCH® States & Capitals is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can

CLEVERCATCH® World Geography

CLEVERCATCH® World Geography is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills.  It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play b

Clevermind App

Clevermind is an interactive application designed for seniors and people struggling with the cognitive impairments that accompany Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. Individuals can use the app to surf the Internet, connect with their loved ones and stay independently entertained while strengthening their cognitive proficiency.

Click 'n' Dig Key Finder - Model D2

The Click 'n' Dig Key Finder - Model D2 is designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities, dementia or Alzheimer’s to assist users in locating misplaced keys. It offers a 2 key-ring style receivers with 1 locator transmitter.  It is brightly color-coded to help differentiate key rings. There is a loud alarm (90dB) and flashing light for dark areas.

Clicker 6

Clicker 6 is a voice output word processor program and on-screen keyboard program designed for individuals at all ability levels, including students with learning disabilities or cognitive disabilities. It has a wide range of accessibility options for users who cannot use a mouse or keyboard, including individuals with upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. In this program, users can create a customized on-screen keyboard grid with letters, whole words, or pictures. Users can click

Clicker Docs

Clicker Docs is a word prediction program, writing skills training program, and a reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for individuals at all ability levels, including children with learning disabilities, dyslexia, low vision, or cognitive disabilities. This application (or app) for the Apple iPad enables students to develop reading and writing skills. Students can use the child-friendly keyboard to type into the word processor and various speech options allow them to revie

Clinical Recliner

The Clinical Recliner is a vibrotactile amplification system designed for use by individuals with cognitive, neurological, physical, or emotional disabilities. Used for positioning, calming, or stimulating, this chair features modern styling, a welded steel frame, and a patented gas spring recliner mechanism which enables the chair to recline to the Trendelenburg position. A built-in patented vibroacoustic speaker system provides tactile stimulation, enabling users to feel music as well as hear

Clock Puzzle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide entertainment and stimulation for an aeronautical engineer with poor concentration and hemiplegia as a result of a stroke. This wooden puzzle is a clock face cut into a jigsaw puzzle. Putting it together in the correct numerical order assists the user in learning to think about time and numbers and to relearn time telling skills. TITLE: Fiddle Board. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol. 12 no. 1, Autumn 2001: p. 16-17. PAGES (including cover): 3 2001.

Clock With Day And Date (Wall Clock)

The Clock with Day and Date (Wall Clock) is a calendar clock designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities or Alzheimer's disease. This rectangular wall clock shows the three-letter abbreviation for the day of the week, the date, and the three-letter abbreviation for the month at the top in large characters. Below this display is a round analog clock face with second hand. The clock has a rigid, impact-resistant, injection molded plastic case with a clear view acrylic cov

Clothing Store Signs And Words

Clothing Store Signs and Words is an independent living skills and consumer tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce words and phrases necessary for the user to shop for clothes independently. It includes common types and styles of clothing; sizes; types of materials; and patterns. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Clothing Store Signs and Words can be used on the same device by mult

Clothing Store Words And Signs

Clothing Store Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 signs and words which are essential for clothing shopping. Categories include types of clothing (big and tall, formal wear, children’s); common clothing terms (bathrobe, blouse, dress, jeans, price, shoes); sizes (boy’s, girl’s, men’s,women’s); patterns (checked, plaid, solid, stripes); and mater

Clothing With Dignity

Clothing with Dignity are a women's shower robe or men's shower shorts designed for use with individuals with dementia, Alzheimer's disease, or cognitive disabilities. Intended for wear by those who resist disrobing to bathe, these garments are designed to be worn in the shower and replaced with the dry outer garment when exiting the shower without requiring total undressing. The pieces lift up to allow access for body cleansing, but shield the wearer's view, allowing a sense of dignity to be re

Cloud Matchmaker

Cloud Matchmaker is a shape making and matching game designed for children and adults. It consists of 24 wooden shape tiles, 24 matching cardboard cards, a card stand and a plastic chain-link. Players choose one of the cardboard shape cards and place it in the stand for only them to see. They then arrange and manipulate the chain to resemble the shape they have chosen. Other players try to identify the shape being made by matching it to the correct shapes on one of the wooden tiles. This game in

Cloud Nine by ROMPA

Cloud Nine by ROMPA® - Cloud Nine Frame, Mat and Cushion - complete set is designed for use by children with sensory processing disorder, cognitive and emotional disabilities.  It creates a fun, inviting safe enclosure with a range of accessories to suit different users and different requirements.  The environment is versatile and adaptable.  Cloud Nine Frame, Mat and Cushion are made out of fire resistant material and are easy to clean.

Clozepro

ClozePro is a voice output, large print, and switch adapted testing program designed for use by students who need test-taking accomodations, including students with cognitive or learning disabilities, physical disabilities, blindness or low vision. This assessment tool enables a teacher in lower or upper elementary or secondary school to build a cloze activity from any text in any subject area. For standardized test preparation and alternate assessments, it provides the teacher with detailed inf

Co-Oper Band

The Co-Oper Band is an exercise band designed for group use with children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. This soft, stretchy band is made of latex tube covered with soft fabric and is designed for group movement and cooperation activities. DIMENSIONS: The latex tube is 2.5 inches in diameter.

Co:writer 4000

Co:Writer 4000 is a word prediction program designed for use by children and teens with learning or upper extremity disabilities. This voice output program utilizes FlexSpell and the Total Vocabulary System (TVS) to provide users with the tools required for writing. FlexSpell enables students to work at their developmental spelling level by permitting them to begin words phonetically or by cueing initial letter combinations; both approaches provide lists from which the correct word can be selec

Code Alert Wandering Management

Code Alert Wandering Management is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive disabilities. When a protected individual attempts to exit a facility, the transmitter electronically triggers the lock at the point-of-exit and notifies staff with audible and visible alerts. The system is scaleable and customizable, and includes perimeter alarms with keypad controls, a voice alarm for use with a public address system, monitoring through a consol

Coglink

Coglink is an electronic mail program designed for use by individuals with brain injury or cognitive disabilities. This program helps the user build a community of email partners. The email software is personalized to include only the people the user wants to exchange email with. Those who send spam and viruses excluded from the community. With Coglink, email messages are sent in a few steps, with no hidden windows or distracting pop-up screens. Coglink includes a free training program that help

Cognition And Scanning Cards

This deck of 25 Categorization & Scanning Cards is designed for post-trauma patients with cognitive, neurological injuries and can be used by Speech and Language Pathologists to improve categorization and visual scanning skills. Questions and answers are provided on the back of each photo card. This card deck can be used alone or as additional cards with the SR or stimulus-response kit. Contains up-to-date images of 3-8 items such as tools, dairy products, writing instruments, kitchen gadget

Cognitive Performance Test (Cpt)

Cognitive Performance Test (CPT) is a standardized performance-based assessment developed to determine baseline measurement and track changes in global functions in individuals with Alzheimer's or other dementias. Consists of seven sub-tasks that measure a person's understanding of common Aids for Daily Living or ADL activities performed by adults: sorting medications, shopping for appropriate clothing, washing hands, preparing food, using the telephone, traveling from one location to another, a

Cognitive Reorganization

Cognitive Reorganization, 3rd Edition is a stimulus handbook for those who need Cognitive Rehabilitation due to an injury or condition that affects cognitive/neurological functions to heighten memory, attention, and orientation. It is a flexible program that includes hundreds of contemporary stimuli geared toward memory, attention and orientation deficits. Manual includes more than 4,200 stimuli and a reproducible information sheet. 350 pages. Soft cover.

Cogs

COGS is a problem solving and communication skills training program designed for use by adults with profound cognitive disabilities. Activities are presented through a series of modules designed to facilitate communication between users and caregivers. Modules include Emotions, Spatial Relationships, Choice Restaurant, Lost Keys, and Draw. The modules present real life scenarios in a way that is age-appropriate for adults. With respect for individuality, the modules are designed to stimulate use

Coins And Dollars

Coins and Dollars is a money management and consumer skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce the recognition of money and concepts relating to the use of money. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Coins and Dollars can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protected administration section. The administrator c

Color Match Panel

Color Match Panel is an interactive panel designed for use by individuals of all ages with cognitive, neurological and motor impairments. It is designed to stimulate visual and auditory senses while helping to teach cause and effect. It also aids with color recognition skills. This panel includes two color-matching games. The timing of the lights may be adjusted according to ability level. It can be used with the Wireless Remote Controller (purchased separately). The Color Match Panel include

Color Matching Slot Game

The Color Matching Slot Game is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with individuals with cognitive and learning disabilities. This wooden board game teaches counting, matching, and color recognition as individuals place colored wooden tiles into slots with the corresponding colored heading. The wooden box has a hinged top which opens, enabling a person to visualize tiles in the appropriate area. The game also includes a separate numerical header that allows users to sort by numbe

Color-Coded Cookbook

The Color-Coded Cookbook is a cooking aid designed for use by children and adults with cognitive disabilities. This system includes recipes with color-coded measurements to match the included color-coded measuring cups and spoons. Designed to ensure cooking success, the recipes offer a visual measurement in a red, green, yellow or blue picture of a cup or spoon along with the traditional measurement amount. The cookbook includes more than 50 recipes and also aids in teaching cooking vocabulary

Colorcards Interactive: Everyday Objects

ColorCards Interactive: Everyday Objects is a problem solving program and visual training activity designed for use by children with neurological, cognitive, or visual disabilities. This program reinforces key skills in visual discrimination, problem solving, number skills, concentration and attention, and semantics/categorization. Six activities offer three levels of audio and visual help, and concentrate on key areas. Activities include Match the Picture with picture to picture matching, audio

Colorku® Game Set

Colorku® Game Set is a designed for children 8 years and older through adult. It is designed for individuals with cognitive and neurological impairments such as TBI (traumatic brain injury) and strokes, to build logic and deductive reasoning skills like Sudoku in full color. In Colorku, users use brightly colored wooden balls instead of numbers to solve the puzzles. Players start with a partially completed puzzle grid and then fill in the rest. Or simply have users replicate the colored patterns

Combination Seed Dispenser And Planting Mechanism

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a seeding system for employees with developmental disabilities or traumatic brain injury working in a greenhouse. The employees perform a variety of tasks that involve planting and growing crops. The employees plant seeds in flats, consisting of 12 trays of 2 x 2 inch cells for a total of 48 cells per flat. Each employee seeds two to three flats per day. The seeds are small and difficult to discern from the soil. The employees have varyi

Comfy Sack

The Comfy Sack is a soft chair designed for use by children or adults with autism, Alzheimer's disease, or cognitive or emotional disabilities. Designed to provide comfort, these chairs are similar in design to bean bag chairs, but are made of polyurethane foam with memory properties. These chairs have come with an internal liner that allows the cover to be taken off and machine washed. The cover is available in a choice of microsuede or twill. DIMENSIONS: Available in 3.5 feet in diameter, 5 fe

Communicate: In Print 2

Communicate: In Print 2 is designed for children and adults who having difficulty reading text. It helps teacher and students create books with pages that face one another while using symbols to encourage independence in desktop publishing. It covers a variety of topics using 7,000 Widgit Literacy Symbols in both color and black-and-white. Communicate: In Print 2 also includes Widgit Pictures, a set of 1,500 clip art and background images for creating illustrations and scenes. Communicate: In Pr

Communicate: Symwriter (Model R1Wd109)

Communicate: Symwriter, model R1WD109, is a voice output symbolic word processor program designed for use by individuals with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program enables teachers, parents, and therapists to adapt written materials with symbols to create stories, sentence strips, directions, recipes, schedules, songs, poems, and worksheets. The program can also be used to create computer-based activities with voice output and symbol support, such as topical writing and sentence build

Communication / Visual Aid Apron (Models 032009, 032010, & 032058)

The Communication / Visual Aid Apron, models 032009, 032010, and 032058, is a body-worn communication board designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. Velcro backed pictures adhere to the apron, and the user points to a picture to communicate a message. The apron comes in full (models 032009 and 032058) or waist (model 032010) length. The full-length apron has one pocket and can hold up to 90 pictures. The waist-length apron has two pockets and can hold up to 3

Communication Activities With Adults

Communication Activities with Adults is designed for adults working on improving and maintaining their communication skills. It is designed for use by health professionals and providers. This book contains more than 100 graded communication activities for individuals and groups. Activities in this book are ideal for individuals with dysphasia or those working with the elderly and day centers. It can be used for group warm-ups. The majority of activities requires little or no preparation and can

Communication Aid

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a young woman with cerebral palsy and devwlopmental delays with a means of communicating. A small clock-style communicator that could be attached to the user's wheelchair was created. The device has a ferrous metal face, which accepts magnetic pictures, and an aluminum back. The scanning communicator is equipped with LED indicators which are controlled by a micro-controller which is programmed to move the LED light around the face and a timer set a slow spe

Communication Bib Or Bolo

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRYPURPOSE: To create a communication bib and bolo that a parent or service provider can wear for use with a child with intellectual and communication disabilities. The bib and bolo are made from material that accepts hook Velcro. Pictures or symbols are backed with the Velcro and attached to the bib or bolo. To construct the bib, round off the four corners of a piece of material and fold the material in half vertically. Cut a slit approximately 2 inches into material at the

Communication Can

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRYPURPOSE: To create a communication can for use with children with intellectual and communication disorders. Pringles Torengos (potato chips) come in a triangular shaped can. Empty and clean the can and remove the label. Cut a piece of self-stick felt (available at most craft stores) to cover the outside of the can. This creates the communication device or choice board. Attach two-inch communication symbols (made with Boardmaker software; see entry) with Velcro hook attached

Communication Fabric Page (Models 032006 & 032005)

The Communication Fabric Page is a communication book designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. Pages are made of Velcro-friendly fabric and fit standard 8-1/2 x 11 or 6 x 9-1/2 inch notebooks. Velcro adheres to the fabric so that Velcro backed pictures can be placed anywhere on either side of the page. SIZES: Large (model 032006)to hold up to 40 pictures or small (model 032005)to hold up to 16 pages. DIMENSIONS (LxW): The Large page is 11 x 8.5 and the small

Communication Skills

Communication Skills is a personal and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce basic skills and concepts necessary for communicating clearly and effectively at work, at home, and in the community. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Communication Skills can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a pass

Communication Tray

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRYPURPOSE: To create a conversation tray for assistance in conversation skills for children with intellectual and communication disabilities. Take an old, round cleaned fruit/vegetable tray and use construction paper to differentiate the various conversation topics on sections of the circle. Topics can include anything a child might have an interest in (animals, family, friends, movies). Using Velcro, attach topic pictures (using BoardMaker communication symbols) to each sec

Community Helpers 1 & Community Helpers 2 Language Kits (Models Lk-Ch1 & Lk-Ch2)

Community Helpers 1 and Community Helpers 2 Language Kits, models LK-CH1 and LK-CH2, are independent living and language tutorial programs designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. These kits help students identify people in the community who are helpers, where they work, and what they do. Each kit includes a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (see entry); an interactive computer book that c

Community Integration Suite

The Community Integration Suite is a prompter and cognitive aid designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. Simplified access to a handheld Pocket PC (not included) provides time-based schedule prompting, as well as personalized task prompting with digital pictures, video, and auditory instructions. Users traveling to work, school, or into the community have access to calendar reminders and support for important vocational and educational tasks. Features enable users to manage

Community Living Video Series (Model Cvs-10F)

The Community Living Video Series, model CVS-10F, is a prevocational job skills training system designed to plan and to teach job and community living skills to people with developmental disabilities. The set includes six videotapes: Three community outings videos from the manufacturer's "Stepping Out" program, "Getting There," "It's All Part of the Job," and "Job Development: Coaching Winners" from the Way to Work Program. (Each video program is also sold individually. See separate entries for

Community Sidekick

Community Sidekick is a personal location tracking program designed for use with people who have autism, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, brain injury and other cognitive disabilities. This application (or "app") is designed for use with the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to notify the user's friends, family members or caregivers of the exact location of him or her. The first time the user starts the program, he or she can enter and save email addresses of people to be notified of his or her loc

Community Signs And Words

Community Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 signs and words which are essential for community living, including common information signs such as church, city hall, employment agency, clinic, library, grocery store, laundromat, taxi, post office, restaurant, etc. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult

Community Signs And Words

Community Signs and Words is a safety awareness and independent living tutorial program designed to teach and reinforce basic signs and words critical for independent living for people with cognitive disabilities. It provides simple information that allows the to become more capable of functioning independently in their communities. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Community Signs and Words can be used on the same device by multiple peo

Community Success Cd-Rom

The Community Success CD-ROM is an independent living and personal skills tutorial program designed for use by instructors of students with cognitive disabilities. This CD-ROM helps students prepare for community outings by teaching social considerations and step-by-step sequences for appropriate social interactions. Its realistic and detailed illustrations, instructive auditory cues, and easy to use interface give students the opportunity to rehearse skills before they go out. Activities are pr

Competition Sit-Ski

The Competition Sit-Ski is a water ski designed for use by individuals with neurological or cognitive disabilities, lower extremity amputation or disabilities, or spinal cord injury. This mono sit-ski can run the outer course at 24 miles per hour or faster. The user is held securely by a Custom Sit-Ski Cage mounted to the ski (see separate entry). OPTIONS: Foot plates, ropes, handles, ski bags, equipment bags, fins. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 86 x 11 inches. WEIGHT: 7 pounds.

Compression Vest

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of dynamic compression vest for children with autism. This dynamic compression vest was designed to provide sensory integration to children with autism in order to help them process sensory input in an organized way. The vest allowed for the application of the compression to vary so the child did not assimilate to it. The vest could be set to timed intervals and be worn all day. This feature reduced the need to remove the vest frequently so

Compushade

CompuShade is a retractable computer monitor hood designed for use by computer users with low vision or cognitive disabilities. The CompuShade mounts on most computer monitors to create a three-sided tunnel surrounding the viewing surface of the screen on the top and sides. By shielding the screen from reflections, it significantly enhances screen clarity and contrast, thus reducing eyestrain and making the screen easier to read. This device can also be helpful to some individuals with cognitive

Computer Interactive Reminiscence And Conversation Aid (Circa)

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: Based in an interactive multimedia computer system this prototype aims to stimulate persons with dementia and memory disabilities to have more enjoyable and rewarding conversations between their caregivers. A team of searchers from Scotland has developed a Computer Interactive Reminiscence and Conversation Aid (CIRCA). CIRCA is compromised of a simple touch-screen with easy-to-follow instructions and requires no IT competence. When switched on, CIRCA displays a

Concentrate! Ii On Words & Concepts

CONCENTRATE! II On Words & Concepts is a language, vocabulary enhancement, and memory improvement tutorial program designed to exercise short term memory, enhance word knowledge, foster cooperative play, and provide recreational enjoyment for children and adults who have a developmental, physical, or language learning disabilities or autism, or adults with traumatic brain injury and aphasia. This program is a series of educational games that reinforces the lessons of the Words & Concepts

Concentrate! Iii On Words & Concepts

CONCENTRATE! III On Words & Concepts is a language, vocabulary enhancement, and memory improvement tutorial program designed to exercise short term memory, enhance word knowledge, foster cooperative play, and provide recreational enjoyment for children and adults who have a developmental, physical, or language learning disability or autism, or adults with traumatic brain injury and aphasia. It is a series of educational games that reinforces the lessons of the Words & Concepts III (see s

Construction Trades (Vct)

Construction Trades is a prevocational job skills training system designed for use by individuals with learning or cognitive disabilities. This duplicatable book can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups and is designed to help develop prevocational job skills. Topics covered in the book include: Reading the Ruler and Measuring Tools. This duplicatable book is available in digital format (Word or PDF) after purchase at no additional cost. This allows the print to

Consumerism Skills For Employment And Life Skills (Clc)

Consumerism Skills for Employment and Life Skills is a consumer skills training system and consumer tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive or learning disabilities. This series of 10 duplicatable books, 10 duplicatable CD-ROMs, and 10 online lessons can be used by high school students and adults. The series is designed for students to use independently or in groups and is designed to help equip students with the knowledge and skills to set goals for themselves and make b

Contemporary Dayclock

The Contemporary DayClock is a day clock designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or memory or cognitive disabilities. This round clock features an outer ring that functions as a standard wall clock and an inner circle is divided into seven sections labeled with the day of the week. The line dividing each of the segments represents midnight, and the midway point of each day, noon, is represented by a small dash mark in the middle of each day. The single day hand makes one full re

Contemporary Living (Clu)

Contemporary Living (CLU) is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive or learning disabilities or low vision. This series of three duplicatable CD-ROMs, three companion books, and three online lessons can be used by high school students and each interactive program is written on a middle school level and branches to a lower reading level when remediation is needed. This series can be used independently or in groups and was de

Convaid Carrot 3 Special Needs Booster Seat

Convaid Carrot 3 Special Needs Booster Seat is a restraint system designed for children and teens 3-15 years of age with special needs. This special needs booster was designed to provide optimal positioning & safety for children with limited head, trunk, and pelvic stability with neurological and motor disabilities. The “free angle” recline allows the hip area to recline for diaper access and changes (reclines at any position from 90 -180 degrees). Modular extensions and accessories allow e

Convenient Pill Box

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a convenient pill box for individuals who are elderly and/or for individuals with disabilities. The Convenient Pill Box combines the convenience of carrying a person's daily dose of medications and vitamin supplements with a water bottle by integrating the pill case as a bottle cap. The pill box's ergonomic triangular shape makes the bottle easy to open. There is a manual rotary date counter (month and day) in the center of the triangle

Conversation Builder

Conversation Builder is an auditory perceptual and speech training program, a language tutorial program, and a personal and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPad to help children learn how to have multi-exchange conversations with their peers in a variety of social setti

Converstation Board Game

ConverStation is an educational game system designed to teach conversation to adults, teens, and children with communication disabilities. This game incorporates effective topics into questions cards, with players taking turns engaging each other in conversation and learning the skills of turn-taking and personal communication. The game includes 240 question cards divided into four question categories: Wh- Questions; “If I...”; “Tell about...”, and; “How do you....” The question cards are sub-di

Cooking And Baking (Vcb)

Cooking and Baking is a prevocational and home management skills training program designed for use by individuals with learning or cognitive disabilities. This series of five duplicatable books can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups and is designed to help develop prevocational and home management skills. Topics covered in the books include: Recipe Conversion; Meat; Food Service Responsibilities; Baking Ingredients; and Cooking and Baking Measurement. The dupli

Cooking Made Easy

Cooking Made Easy is a cookbook designed for use by individuals with developmental disabilities, learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities, or brain injury. This cookbook contains 88 recipes for breakfast, soups, salads, breads, appetizers, beverages, main dishes, vegetables, and dessert. Recipes do not assume any cooking knowledge and are broken down into detailed, easy-to-understand steps. Each recipe is coded from 1 to 5 according to level of difficulty. Recipes begin with an ingredient l

Cookstop (Models Csa-3Wp-Irf & Csa-4Wp-Irf)

The CookStop, models CSA-3WP-IRF and CSA-4WP-IRF, is a stove safety sensor designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities or Alzheimer's disease. The system includes a monitoring unit with a motion detector that monitors the appliance's use and a power box that controls power to the stove. The monitoring unit can be programmed to automatically turn off the stove and oven after 5 seconds to 90 minutes if no activity detected in the kitchen (the factory default is 5 minutes

Cool Cards: Part To Whole

Cool Cards: Part to Whole is a board game that teaches part-to-whole communication with picture cards. Can be used at both occupational and speech therapy sessions or at home for literacy skill training. Reading level not required. All words are functional and age appropriate. Supports children with language or developmental delays, learning disabilities, and autism. Packaged in durable metal tin. 1 to 4 players. Age 3 and up. Enhances visual analysis and organization, increases deductive reason

Cosmetology (Vcs)

Cosmetology is a prevocational job skills training system designed for use by individuals with learning or cognitive disabilities. This series six duplicatable books that can be used by high school students and adults with various disabilities. The books were developed to increase job readiness and vocational skills, to introduce the fundamental concepts in the study of cosmetology, and to prepare students to take the State Board Examination tests. This series was designed for students to use in

Cosmic Steering Wheel (Model 779)

The Cosmic Steering Wheel, model 779, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with upper extremity or cognitive disabilities. Spin the wheel and stars and sparkles fly in the dome while music plays and bright lights shine. This toy is designed to encourage individuals to reach out to activate the lively show. POWER: Uses 4 C and 4 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 11 x 15 inches. WEIGHT: 6.5 inches.

Cosmo's Play And Learn Software

Cosmo's Play and Learn Software is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with cognitive, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. This software is intended for use with the Mission Control computer input device (see separate entry) and enables the child to control a virtual CosmoBot to explore and enjoy a virtual playground. The software helps users to target goals of literacy, cause and effect, attention to task, and verbal skills.

Count And Sort (Model G5072)

Count and Sort, model G5072, is a math skills game for children with learning and physical disabilities. The toy consists of a plain hardwood raised base with five plain vertical posts of varying height and 15 flat colored wood rings. The numerals one through five are painted on the base in five different colors corresponding to the ring colors. Children must place the rings, grouped by color to correspond to each numeral painted on the base, on the correct post. The raised base accommodates flo

Counting Money (6240 Series)

Counting Money, 6240 Series, is a money management tutorial program to teach the introductory use of money to students with a reading level of 1.0 from Elementary grades through Adult Basic Education. The series of 5 workbooks progresses in hierarchically ordered steps, beginning with small coins in Book 1 and culminating with bills in Book 5. Each workbook contains 76 work pages. Book 1 teaches combinations of pennies and nickels up to the value of 10 cents; Book 2 teaches combinations of penni

Coupon Holder Communication Display

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To create a coupon holder communication display that can be used with children and adults with intellectual or communication disabilities. Take a magnet backed coupon holder (can be found at a dollar store) and place it on the refrigerator where it can be easily reached. Using 2 x 3 inch cards create picture/symbol cards for the user of foods, juices, etc. and to represent actions such as want, eat, like, thirsty, hungry, done, etc. Place the appropriate pict

Crawl Along Snail

The Crawl Along Snail, model 1215, is a touch activated toy designed for use by children with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This toy snail in mounted on a tray for table top use to encourage swiping and reaching. Swiping at this smiley face snail causes it to move back and forth as it entertains users with lively music, dancing lights, and sounds. Users can lock the snail’s wheels and enjoy looking into the large mirror. POWER: Uses 2 AA batteries. DIMENS

Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty-Super Magnetics

Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty is designed for use by children and adults to reduce stress, build hand and arm strength, provide tactile stimulation and develop motor skills. Each tin of Crazy Aaron's Super Magnetics Thinking Putty comes with a powerful magnet that can be used in a variety of different ways. It can be rolled, stretched, pulled and twisted. Crazy Aaron’s Thinking Putty is odorless and designed to not dry out if it is left outside of the container.

Create Your Own Picture Schedules And Communication Boards

The Create your own Picture Schedules and Communication Boards are communication boards and independent living tutorials designed for use by children and adults with communication or cognitive disabilities. Users can create cistom schedules and boards on-line by searching an on-line database of more than 5,000 images at http://www.languageimages.com. They then choose a layout and typeface. Picture schedules are available with 3 (3 columns x 1 row), 5 (5 columns x 1 row), 6 (3 columns x 2 rows),

Creature Antics

Creature Antics is a cause and effect training program program designed to improve attention skills and teach cause and effect, turn-taking, and switch use for individuals with developmental, cognitive, visual or physical disabilities or autism. This program is designed to increase auditory and visual attention; train cause and effect and turn taking; develop intentionality; and offer recreational enjoyment. Users activate a single switch, touch screen, or the space bar to make "creatures" perfo

Creature Capers

Creature Capers is a single switch program designed to improve attention skills and teach cause and effect, turn-taking, and switch use for individuals with developmental, cognitive, visual or physical disabilities or autism. Its benefits include increasing auditory and visual attention; training cause and effect and turn taking; developing intentionality; and offering recreational enjoyment. Users activate a single switch, touch screen, or the space bar to make "creatures" perform animated rout

Creature Cartoons

Creature Cartoons is a single switch program designed to improve attention skills and teach cause and effect, turn-taking, and switch use for individuals with developmental, cognitive, visual or physical disabilities or autism. Its benefits include increasing auditory and visual attention; training cause and effect and turn taking; developing intentionality; and offering recreational enjoyment. Users activate a single switch, touch screen, or the space bar to make the cartoon's story line contin

Creature Features

Creature Features is a single switch program designed to improve attention skills and teach cause and effect, turn-taking, and switch use for individuals with developmental, cognitive, visual or physical disabilities or autism. Its benefits include increasing auditory and visual attention; training cause and effect and turn taking; developing intentionality; and offering recreational enjoyment. Users activate a single switch, touch screen, or the space bar to make "creatures" perform animated ro

Creature Magic

Creature Magic is a single switch program designed to introduce early language and cognitive concepts, cause and effect, turn-taking and use of a single switch for individuals with developmental, physical or visual disabilities or autism. This program is designed to introduce early language concepts, provide exposure to word combinations, reinforce critical cognitive concepts and offer recreational enjoyment. There are four games which show the concept of non-existence where things disappear and

Crepe Puzzle Construction Set

The Crepe Puzzle Construction Set is a puzzle set designed for use by children with neurological or fine motor disabilities. These puzzles offer tactile sensation and come complete with assembly patterns and storage trays. The Construction Set includes a dump truck, a backhoe, a bulldozer, and a cement truck. DIMENSIONS(LxW): 8.25 X 11.5 inches.

Crepe Puzzle Nature Set

The Crepe Puzzle Nature Set is a puzzle set designed for use by children with neurological or fine motor disabilities. These puzzles offer tactile sensation and come complete with assembly patterns and storage trays. The Nature Set includes a butterfly, a bug, a bird and a fish. DIMENSIONS(LxW): 8.25 X 11.5 inches.

Crepe Puzzle Transportation Set

The Crepe Puzzle Transportation Set is a puzzle set designed for use by children with neurolological disabilities. These puzzles provide tactile sensation and come complete with assembly patterns and storage trays. The Transportation Set includes a plane, a train, a helicopter, and a fire truck. DIMENSIONS(LxW): 8.25 X 11.5 inches.

Critical Communicator, The

The Critical Communicator is a communication board designed for use by individuals with autism or cognitive, speech, or communication disabilities. Useful in medical and therapeutic settings, this communication aid is helpful for those who have difficulty communicating even basic needs on a temporary basis. Included are a pain scale, words and pictures for now (immediate attention, such as hard to breathe), pain (ache, burning, sharp), comfort (head up/down), people (husband, wife, doctor), alp

Critical Thinking For Activities Of Daily Living And Communication

Critical Thinking for Activities of Daily Living and Communication, by Mary Pitti Daly and Jennifer Holmes Fouche, is designed for adults with cognitive impairment produced by a stroke, traumatic brain injury, dementia, or neurological involvement who need a help guide for re-entry into the community. Picture cards help improve communication and performance of daily living activities. Illustrations and photographs of activities such as grocery shopping, dining out, using different modes of trans

Critical Thinking For Everyday Situations (Ctes)

Critical Thinking for Everyday Situations is a cognitive skills tutorial and problem solving skills training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of 18 duplicatable interactive CD-ROMs with activity sheets and 18 online lessons can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups. The lessons were designed to provide students with an opportunity to learn and practice critical thinking skills, formulate their th

Crosom 12 Inch Manual Scooter Board With Ultra Glide Casters

These scooter boards are designed for children or individuals who have physical developmental disabilities to help users further their gross motor skills by sitting and moving around by pushing off the floor with their legs. High impact resistant. Allow movement in any direction. Grasp inside handles to protect fingers during play. MATERIALS: Molded polypropylene, nylon casters. DIMENSIONS: 12 inch Length x 12 inch Width. COLORS: Purple, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, or Red.

Crystal Crib

The Crystal Crib is a circle bed designed for use with infants with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Designed to promote infant safety and provide an unrestricted view for the developing child, this metal crib offers easier child access to parents and eliminates the dangers of sharp corners found on standard cribs. The crib has clear Plexiglas spindles, drop-side access, and a canopy assembly and includes a high-density foam mattress. OPTIONS: Bedding and linens watterproof pad, and ma

Cubewriter

CubeWriter is an on-screen keyboard, writing program, and language tutorial program designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, severe physical, or learning disabilities. This program can be used with a mouse, switch, touchscreen, alternative kebyboard, or regular keyboard. Features include the ability for each user to personalize word lists and choose personal settings to meet individual needs. Compatible with all text-based documents, this program also features three modes (Type, Wr

Cumulus

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a multi-mode headphone for adults with autism. Cumulus is a stylish headphone designed for autistic adults, where the headband goes round the neck and it has a galvanic skin sensor. This sensor helps determine the rise of temperature or heart rate in order to better understand the mental conditioning of the autistic adult, at that given moment. The way the headphones wrap around the user’s ears also provides a sense of comfort and securi

Custom Solution Comfort Seat (Model Scs-Cust)

The Custom Solution ComfortSeat, model SCS-CUST, is a custom-built personal cleansing system designed for individuals with mobility, balance, upper ectremity, or neurological disabilities, spinal cord injury, or arthritis. The device installs on the toilet, replacing the seat. This model can be configured for the individual's special needs. The customized controls include the choice of a left or right control lever, back controls, or wired remote control. Features include an adjustable rear was

Custom-Built Child's Bed

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a safe bed for a child with cerebral palsy, developmental disabilities, and vision and hearing impairments at a comfortable height for care givers. The standard-sized twin bed has a raised base and heavy-duty pine posts that support fixed rails on three sides. The rails on the fourth side slide up and down, with the weight taken on counterbalanced springs similar to those on a window sash. The rail is held in the raised position with bolts and a covered cat

Customized Cup

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a customized cup for a young adult with developmental delay, cerebral palsy, and vision impairment. After experimentation, a physical therapist determined the length of a cup from which the user could drink safely. A Doidy cup, which is used to teach babies how to drink from a rim rather than a spout, was adapted to allow the user to easily hold the cup. New handles were created that are 3 centimeters away from the cup rather than the curre

Customized Double Sized Bed

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a customized bed for children with multiple disabilities. The customized bed was created for twin boys who have multiple disabilities including cerebral palsy, epilepsy, developmental delays, and vision and hearing disabilities. Caregivers wanted the two boys to be able to have shared sleeping arrangements due to the therapeutic benefits seen as a result of the boys' emotional bond. Additionally, the customized bed was to be placed in a family room rather t

Customized Shower Seat

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a customized shower chair for an individual with campomelic dwarfism and intellectual disabilities. This individual required a caregiver to bathe her but without getting water in her ears. Previous methods and adaptations were not useful as they required the assistance of another individual and/or they were hard on the care giver’s back. This customized adaptation is modified version the “Matilda” bath seat design which rests on a bath stan

D.I.Y. Adult Johnny Jumper

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: This DIY device helps a disabled individual participate in recreational activities such as dancing and exercise. Innertube material, harnesses, and a ceiling attachment rod make up the Adult Johnny Jumper. COMMENTS: The Adult Johnny Jumper is designed to accommodate those with disabilities who normally wouldn't be able to dance or exercise independently. SKILLS REQUIRED: Construction (fine motor). AUTHOR: Unspecified. TITLE: Adult Johnny Jumper. REF: I

D.I.Y. Electronic Dice

***Do It Yourself*** D.I.Y. Electronic Dice is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor and upper extremity strength and coordination due to arthritis, neurological impairment, illness or surgery. It can be used children and adults during recreational games. Materials: Electronic Die with a 3.5 millimeters mono headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7 strand 0.2millimeters). Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Step 1: Drill a hole. Locat

D.I.Y. Game Console Switch Interface Deluxe

***Do It Yourself*** Game Console Switch Interface Deluxe is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor and coordination while accessing Playstations. Materials: 1x Sega Dreamcast Arcade Stick 1x Ultimarc iPac board with USB PC lead. 1x Ultimarc Playstation adapter with case, fitted with latest PCB and OneSwitch.org.uk control-set chip. 1x PS/2 to PS/2 connecting lead 1x USB Keyboard 1x On/Off switch (e.g. Maplin's "JR96E") 3x Small push switches (e.g. Maplin's "FH59P") 27x 3.5mm so

D.I.Y. Ooglies

***Do It Yourself*** OOglie adaptation allows children with limited fine motor, grasping and motor control due to cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and/or illnesses activate mechanical toys and watch it move and light up. Materials: Any OOglie with a 3x 3.5 millimeters headphone socket; thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2 millimeters). A Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with drill bit 6 (1/4"); knife or wire strippers; small screwdr

D.I.Y. Scalextric

***Do It Yourself*** D.I.Y. Scalextric is race track game designed for children with limited fine motor, upper extremity strength and grasping abilities due to cerebral palsy, brain injuries, or surgery. It allows the activity to be activated by switch. Materials: Chaserz racing game; 2x 3.5 millimeter mono headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2millimeter). Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with 2 drill bits (1x ¼ inch; 1x

D.I.Y. Toy Bar/Gym

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow children with cortical blindness MATERIALS USED: 2 right angles, 3 opening 1 inch diameter “T” connectors, 4 right angles, 2 opening 1 inch diameter “elbow” connectors, 4 right angles, 3 opening 1 inch diameter “corner” connectors, Nine 2 foot long pieces of 1 inch diameter PVC piping**, Four 1 foot long pieces of 1 inch diameter PVC piping**, Elastic bands (typical white elastic bands, found at fabric and arts & crafts stores), Toy rings,

D.I.Y. Tumbler

***Do It Yourself*** D.I.Y. Tumbler is a remote control car. This modification allows users with limited fine motor, strength, and grasping abilities use a switch to activate the small buttons on the remote control base. Materials: Tumbler Remote Control Car with 2 button controller; 2x 3.5 millimeters headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2 millimeters). Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with drill bit 6 (1/4 inch). Knife o

Daily Living Reporting System (Adlrs)

The Daily Living Reporting System (ADLRS) is utilized to monitor task-oriented behavior of individuals who are at risk for injuries in their homes due to disabilities. The ADLRS utilizes a system of unobtrusive electronic sensors, microprocessors, and wireless technologies to record, track, store, and analyze key functional behaviors, and then post the information to a PIN-protected secure website. The system is able to record the individual’s movement and interactions with objects in the envir

Dakim Brainfitness Software

Dakim BrainFitness Software is a cognitive skills and memory improvement tutorial program designed to enhance or maintain memory and other cognitive functions in seniors, people with cognitive, neurological or memory disabilities or individuals with brain injury. This software provides a structured system of exercises designed to help the user stimulate six essential cognitive domains: short-term memory, long-term memory, language, computation, visuospatial orientation and critical thinking. Dak

Dancing Taxi

Dancing Taxi is designed for use by children with cognitive and learning disabilities, limited upper and extremity coordination and strength as a result of cerebral palsy, stroke, traumatic brain injury or developmental delays.  Dancing Taxi has bump and go action when you activate your capability switch. It makes car sounds, plays upbeat music and displays bright lights on the wheels. 

Darwin Wallet

The Darwin Wallet is a voice output money identification program for people with blindness, low vision or cognitive disabilities. It is designed to be used with a cell phone running the Android operating system. The app uses the phone's camera to detect currency denominations for U.S., U.K., Canadian, European Union, and Australian bills. The user holds the bill in front of the phone’s camera, and then the app will analyze the image of the bill and speak its value. COMPATIBILITY: For use with a

Dayclock Classic

The DayClock Classic is a day clock designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or memory or cognitive disabilities. This round clock does not tell time, but is devided into seven sections labeled with the day of the week. The line dividing each of the segments represents midnight, and the midway point of each day, noon, is represented by a small dash mark in the middle of each day. The single day hand makes one full revolution every 168 hours, representing the passing of another we

Days Sequence

Days Sequence is a personal skills and independent living skill tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child the sequence of the days of week. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections. Each section includes a "Learn" part and a "Play" part. A picture showing a day of the week in the corre

Deltasand

DeltaSand is a sand water table designed for use by children with fine motor, upper extremity, or cognitive disabilities. This non-tox, allergen- and latex-free sand acts and feels like wet sand molds like dough and is reusable and does not dry out. The sand is available in a set with two pounds of sand and an inflatable, high-sided tray which serves as a worksurface and carrying case or in a starter kit with two pounds of sand, the tray, six molds, and two carving tools. The tray has a clear sl

Deluxe Adjustable Bath Bench With Red Safety Handle (Models 9100 & 9120)

The Deluxe Adjustable Bath Bench With Red Handle is a bath seat designed for use by individuals with mobility, balance, and cognitive disabilities who have difficulty standing in a tub or shower. Available with or without a contoured back which slides into seat, the bench has a hard plastic seat and back with multiple drainage holes. The safety handle provides support and balance assistance when entering and exiting the tub. The handle can be attached to eaither side and additional handles can b

Deluxe Occupancy Control

The Deluxe Occupancy Control is a wandering patient system designed for use by individuals who are at risk for falls when leaving a bed, chair, or wheelchair without assistance. The system utilizes a control unit and a pressure-sensitive chair pad or bed pad to monitor when the individual rises without assistance, causing an alarm to sound. Features include five alarm sounds, adjustable alarm delay, automatic alarm reset, nurse-call interface, and system status light. POWER: Uses batteries; the

Deluxe Rainbow Blocks (Model G3011)

Deluxe Rainbow Blocks, model G3011, are an educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive and perceptual disabilities. Each of the 42 hardwood blocks in the set features a transparent plexi-glass window in the center in the shape of a triangle, rectangle, square, or half circle. Play with these blocks encourages motor skill and eye-hand coordination development and color and shape recognition. COLOR: The windows in the blocks are red, yellow, blue, or green. The blocks are natural

Deluxe Transfer Bench With Back (Model 9070)

The Deluxe Transfer Bench with Back, model 9070, is designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities, balance disabilities and cognitive disabilities who have difficulty standing in a tub or shower. The bench extends over the side of the tub, allowing the individual to sit and slide into the tub without having to step over the side. The bench has an anodized aluminum frame with a hard plastic seat and back. It adjusts to left- or right-side tub entry by placing the back on either side.

Deluxe Weekly Pill Organizer

The Deluxe Weekly Pill Organizer is a pill organizer designed for use by individuals with memory or cognitive disabilities and others who take regularly-scheduled medications. Features include a pill box with four compartments for each day of the week and a carrying case. The compartments are marked morning," "noon," "eve," and "bed" for each day. Each daily box can be removed and carried in a pocket or a purse. SIZES: Medium (each compartment holds 11 tablets) or large (each compartment holds 3

Dementia Organization Care System

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of an organizational aid to assist individuals with dementia organize items essential to daily life. The Dementia Organization Care System is designed to eliminate the distress caused from the confusion of individuals with dementia. The design process involved meeting with occupational therapists to discuss the issues with current commercial products and the layout of home environments. Multiple sketches and designs were presented to a prof

Denim Lockout Suit (Models 771, 772 & 773)

The Denim LockOut Suit, models 771, 772 and 773, is a child’s jumper designed for use by children with incontinence, who have difficulty dressing, or who are prone to undress themselves. It features a 22-inch back zipper with a tab across the top. This denim suit has a pocket on the chest and has short sleeves and short legs (long legs are available). It also has a ribbed neck and elastic at the waist. The Denim LockOut Suit is designed so that a diaper may be changed without taking the entire s

Denim Lockout Suit (Models 774, 775, 776, 777 & 778)

The Denim LockOut Suit, models 774, 775, 776, 777 and 778, is a jumpsuit designed for use by adults with incontinence, who have difficulty dressing, or who are prone to undress themselves. It features a 22-inch back zipper with a tab across the top. This denim suit has a pocket on the chest and has short sleeves and short legs (long legs are available). It also has a ribbed neck and elastic at the waist. The Denim LockOut Suit is designed so that a diaper may be changed without taking the entire

Describing Words

Describing Words is a reading tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program for people with cognitive and communication disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforcing common adjectives and adverbs that are necessary for functional literacy and critical for independent living in the home or the community or at school or work. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Describing Words can be used on the same device by multiple people and admi

Design And Drill Activity Center

Design and Drill Activity Center is designed for children 4 years and older through adult. It can be used with individuals with cognitive impairments, fine motor delays, and other neurological impairments. Users can use the patterns or their imagination to create pictures with colorful plastic 'bolts' and power drill or screwdriver. This kit includes 20 pattern cards, 120 bolts, plastic grid box and reproducible blank grid for make-your-own cards.

Desk And Television Cabinet

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To prevent children and adults with cognitive disabilities and poor impulse control from throwing the desk and television. Made of laminate for durability and ease of maintenance, this wall-mounted corner desk features a return on one side and a television cabinet bolted to the corner section. Wide support legs extend to the floor at either end and in the center. Loxson bolts anchor the desk to the wall and the cabinet to the desk. The cabinet is divided into two secti

Detroit Tests Of Learning Aptitude-Primary, Third Edition (Dtla-P:3)

The Detroit Tests of Learning Aptitude-Primary, Third Edition (DTLA-P:3) is an assessment designed for use in evaluating individuals with learning disabilities or cognitive developmental disabilities. This individually administered measure of abilities and deficiencies comprises six subtests, measuring cognitive ability in areas such as language, attention, and motor abilities. It provides standard scores, percentile ranks, age equivalents, composite scores, a total score, and a general mental a

Device To Access Swimming Pool

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide swimming pool access for a person with intellectual and physical disabilities. A 24-volt solar-charged pool hoist from Australian manufacturer Wymo was chosen for this adaptation. However, when lowered into the pool using the hoist, the user needed to be supported while she was removed from the sling. She also needed support during the reverse process of putting the sling back on when she was being taken out. A “landing bay” was made in the pool for the ind

Dial Scanner For Choice Play

---- “DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To incorporate a dial scanner to assist children with disabilities with making choices during play. A light-touch switch is hooked up to a dial scanner. For children with physical disabilities, prop the child’s arm to enable easy access. Using a toy such as Mr. Potato Head with pieces, attach the toy pieces with Velcro onto the dial Plexiglas. Pieces are added as choice making advances. To encourage better scanning toy pieces positioning can be alt

Dial-Less Telephone

The Dial-less Telephone designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive disabilities. This phone looks like a standard desk phone but without a dial. This phone allows the user to receive incoming calls, but it does not permit outgoing calls, preventing those who make inappropriate or late night calls from doing so.

Digital Time - Lite

Digital Time – Lite is a time skills tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to identify time on a digital clock. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections, each of which has a "Learn" part and a "Play" part. In each "Learn" portion, the child is shown pictures of vario

Dining Chair Securing System

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To prevent chairs around a dining table from being moved by a child with developmental disabilities. The system involves three straps, two at each end of the rectangular table and one in the center. The end straps are bolted to the table legs at either side and run across the table and through the side arms of each chair. The middle strap runs across the surface of the table and around the other side of the chairs. Unbuckling one side strap and the center strap frees th

Disappearing Grocery List

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow children with developmental, cognitive or communication delays participate in grocery shopping by identifying items with the help of a communication board.

Disc Swing (Model 8Disc)

The Disc Swing, model 8DISC, is a rotational swing designed for use by children with physical and neurological disabilities. This swing consists of a large disc with a padded column in the center. The child sits on the disc with a leg on either side of the column which the child grasps while being swung. The suspension rope is adjustable and the disc is covered in padded non-slip material. The swing may be attached to a screw-in hook fitted in a ceiling joist or the top bar of a swing frame. DIM

Disco

Disco is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or communiction disabilities. It is intended to amuse users while developing switch skills and the understanding of cause and effect. The images and animations in the program are specifically chosen for older children, adolescents, and adults. The activity level ranges from a single press to gain an animated reward, to many key presses to build up a scene. COMPATIBILITY: For use with IBM or com

Discover:board

The Discover:Board is a keyboard interface designed for use by children and adults with upper extremity, visual, or cognitive disabilities. This voice output keyboard speaks letters, words, or sentences to provide auditory feedback and can be used with such applications as ClarisWorks, Co:Writer, Write:OutLoud, Speaking Dynamically, and the Internet. The set includes the large membrane keyboard, four keyboard overlays, overlay creation software, support for a variety of programs, text entry capa

Discover:ke:nx Evaluation Set

The Discover:Ke:nx Evaluation Set is a keyboard interface kit designed to offer a wide range of computer access features for multiple users with physical disabilities. The package includes Ke:nx, PCA Checklist, Big:Calc, Kids in Action Icon Gallery, Key Largo, Macintosh TouchWindow; KeyGuard 128 for Key Largo, DJ (Don Johnston) Switch Kit, and Write:Outloud (see also separate entries). COMPATIBILITY: For use on Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: ADB port, hard drive, 8 megabytes RAM, an

Discover:kenx

Discover:Kenx (pronounced "connects") is a keyboard interface designed to enable individuals with upper extremity, severe physical, or cognitive disabilities to access a computer using a choice of methods other than a standard keyboard. This device plugs directly into the keyboard port and enables customization for multiple users; the system remembers user preferences and automatically selects the appropriate set-ups. For example, one or two switches can be connected for scanning access, Key La

Discover:screen

Discover:Screen is an on screen keyboard program designed for use by individuals who cannot access a standard keyboard. This voice-output program provides point-and-click access to keyboard letters, whole words, and communication phrases. This keyboard has choices for entering text, talking phrases, and options for performing macros. The package includes ready-made files that match popular programs, as well as text entry, number pad, training files, talking files, a 500-image graphic library, an

Discovery Apron

The Discovery Apron is an activity board designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease, dementia, and cognitive disabilities. Designed specifically for individuals with chronic restlessness or the need to disrobe, this apron offers familiar, soothing activities and soft-to-the-touch materials. The apron has pockets to open, zippers to unzip, and bucles to open and close.

Discovery Ball

The Discovery Ball is a toy designed for use by children with cognitive, vision, or fine motor disabilities. Children press any letter on the ball to hear the letter name, letter sound, or one of 26 classic tunes. Spinnning or rolling the ball plays the "ABC" song or one of three other melodies, while twinkling lights flash to the beat. The music stops when the ball stops, encouraging the child to spin or roll again and again. Infants can spin the Discovery Ball in its base; older children can d

Disney Smile 'n Play Shape Sorter

The Disney Smile 'N Play Shape Sorter is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children ages eighteen months and up with fine motor and neurological disabilities. The base of the toy is in the shape of Mickey Mouse's shorts and the carrying handle is in the shape of Mickey's ears. The eight blocks which fit in the sorter help teach shapes and colors, and four of the blocks feature Disney characters. The open/close door at the back of the shorts add to put and take play action.

DIY BrainTap

BrainTap, the interactive arthritis and memory exercise game is designed for use by individuals with cognitive and autoimmune disorders.  It is a level based memory and fine motor skills exercise game. The form is based on Arduino microcontrollers and hardwired with a randomized sequence of lights to test memory skills. It works by presenting a randomized sequence (with visual and aural notes) which must be mimicked on the glove in the same order (each finger has a different color on it, that co

Diy Child Sensory Board

---- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To create a do-it-yourself sensory board for a child with severe disabilities. This simple DIY project is designed to fit into a child’s lap or on a wheelchair tray so that at any time the child is touching a different texture. A piece of foam board was used as the base and can be cut to whatever size desired. Different textured items were then glued onto to the foam board. Any textured items or sensory toys can be attached. For this project they chos

DIY Garage Door Opener

Garage Door Opener is designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities.  It can also be used by individuals with back pain, limited upper extremity strength and endurance associated with nerve injuries, arthritis, or stroke. 

Diy Iphone Or Ipad Glove

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To help prevent unwanted marks and accidental activation of targets on touch tablet screen. This glove will also help to discourage positioning your “hand in the air” while attempting to keep your hand away from the screen. This can modification can be used by children and adults with decreased hand strength and individuals who are left handed dominant. MATERIALS USED: Gloves and scissors. PREPARATION: 1. Select a glove. 2. Take a pair of scisso

DIY Switch Air-Surfer

DIY Switch Air-Surfer is designed to assist individual with limited mobility and fine motor coordination due to cerebral palsy, stroke, and brain injuries participate in recreational play by using a switch to fly the model plane. Materials 1x "Air-Surfer". 2x 3.5 millimeter mono headphone socket. Thin wire (e.g 7strand 0.2 millimeter). Shrink-wrap. Soldering iron (15 to 30 Watt power). Thin solder. Soldering flux. Desoldering braid. Cordless drill with 1x 1/4 drill bit. Knife or wire strippers.

DIY Talking Shampoo/Conditioner Bottle for the Elderly/Visually-Impaired

Talking Shampoo/Conditioner Bottle for the Elderly/Visually-Impaired is an auditory alert to a shampoo/conditioner bottle. This is intended as an assistive device for the elderly, the visually-impaired, the mentally-impaired, or anyone who would like their shampoo/conditioner bottle to say something when the lid is opened. 

Diy Textured Board Storage Box

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To create a texture sensory storage box for children and adults.

Dog-E-Minder

The Dog-E-Minder is an electronic dog tag and pet care reminder designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities who own pets or care for pets. This three button device, which attached to the dog's collar like a standard dog tag, features three buttons that are used to remind the pet owner when the dog last ate, was walked or received its medication, respectively. When any of these tasks are performed, the corresponding button must be held down for 3 seconds and a new date

Door Guard (Model 8210)

The Door Guard, model 8210, is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. This machine-washable banner has a "STOP" sign in the center for a strong visual warning not to enter or exit through the door and attaches to both sides of the door frame with Velcro strips. DIMENSIONS (WxH): 53 x 12 inches. Fits doors up to 53 inches wide.

Door Mural

The Door Mural is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with alzheimer's disease, dementia, or cognitive disabilities. When applied to a door leading to a cleaning supply storage closet or a stairway, the door is completely obscured, reducing trhe danger to a wandering individual. These two-piece photographic murals are available in a choice of pantry shelves or book shelves and can be cut to fit the door. The mural is in two pieces, and comes with one roll of double-faced

Door Or Window Alarm

The Door or Window Alarm is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with alzheimer's disease, dementia, or cognitive disabilities. This system features an insert that fits in the gap between a closed door and the doorjamb or between a window and the window frame. Once the insert is in place, if the door or window is opened even slightly, a loud alarm sounds.

Door Organizer

The Door Organizer is an organizational aid designed to assist individuals dementia, traumatic brain injuries or cognitive impairments with organizing daily items. The organizer hangs on a hook or doorknob and stores your wallet, phone, keys and mail. A strip at the back will hold envelopes or small newspapers. DIMENSIONS: 31 centimeters x 13 centimeters. COLOR: Please contact manufacture for available colors. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Door Securement Hooks

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To prevent children and adults with cognitive disabilities and poor impulse control from repeatedly slamming doors. This project was designed to prevent a child with Down Syndrome from slamming French doors, reducing noise and breakage. The solution was use 75 millimeter cabin hooks to hold the doors firmly against the existing white plastic door stops. The hooks were screwed to the skirting board behind the doorstops in a position too difficult for the child to rea

Door Stop Sign

The Door Stop Sign is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease. Made of polystyrene plastic, this sign looks exactly like the traffic sign for ease in recognition. The sign mounts to any door with the included double-stick foam tape strips to send a strong message the door is not to be used. The sign can be used on exit doors, closets, stairwells, etc. DIMENSIONS: 12 x 12 inches. COLOR: Red with white trim and lettering.

Doro Memoryplus (Model 319Ph)

The Doro MemoryPlus, model 319ph, is an amplified telephone designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing or who have limited dexterity or cognitive or memory disabilities. This hearing aid compatible phone features an ergonomically-designed keypad with high-contrast concave keys with low reflective finish, four one-touch photo memory buttons, an easy-grip lightweight handset, and a sure slide cradle. The handset volume can be amplified by up to 30 decibels. Other features include thre

Doro Memoryplus 335 Locator

The Doro MemoryPlus 335 Locator is a lost item location system designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision or with cognitive or memory disabilities. When an item is connected to a wireless sensor and misplaced, pressing the corresponding sensor button on the remote transmitter causes the sensor emit a repeating beep to aid in locating the item. The system has a range of 90 feet and includes the remote, two key ring sensors, a key ring clip-on sensor, and a credit-card-sized

Dot-To-Dot Therapy Book

This Dot-To-Dot Alphabet Book is designed for individuals with upper extremity disabilities or those who have poor fine motor ability, poor dexterity, etc. or to help novice learners or slower learners to learn the sequence of alphabet letter, while at the same time, building their eye-hand coordination skills. Contains 64 pages of dot-to-dot alphabet activities, a bonus incentive chart, and 140 gold star stickers.

Dr. Peet's Picture / Writer

Dr. Peet's Picture / Writer is an academic tutorial program designed to develop early sight words, encourage simple sentence writing, promote hand/eye computer skills and nurture creativity for children who are developmentally disabled. This program joins writing and reading naturally. It guides first writers in creating simple sentences about things that are interesting to them. They simply click the mouse on pictures of people, clothes, vehicles, food, toys and music. The pictures turn into ta

Dr. Peet's Talk / Writer

Dr. Peet's Talk/Writer is a two-disk reading tutorial program designed to teach to motivate beginning readers and writer to compose text on screen and to provide voice output of typed text to the user for reinforcement and auditory feedback. The first disk, ABC Discovery, introduces the alphabet, provides lessons in recognition of capital and lower-case letters, keyboard familiarity, and a one-line word processor. Disk Two, Talk/Writer, has a word processor with four commands, which uses ECHO vo

Drawp Unlimited

DRAWP Unlimited is a drawing app designed for children to develop their creativity. It can be used by children with cognitive, fine motor and social emotional disabilities. DRAWP Unlimited allows young artist to develop their creativity and connect to love ones by creating original art and safely sharing it with family in a parent-approved network. Drawp uses professional-grade drawing software that is customized to be accessible and easy for children. Over 200 paint colors, including digital te

Dream Series Hi Side Bed (Models 1200, 1700, 1900, 2200 & 2700)

The Dream Series Hi Side Bed, models 1200, 1700, 1900, 2200 and 2700, is an enclosed bed designed designed to prevent individuals with cognitive, emotional, or behavioral disabilities or autism from leaving the bed without the use of restraints. This bed features solid wood construction and an enclosure that extends 32 inches above the mattress (up to 40 inches when mattress is lowered on model 1900). It has a poly resin coated Bunkie board. There is a door on one side of the bed that locks on t

Dream Series Standard Side Bed (Models 1200, 1700, 1900, 2200 & 2700)

The Dream Series Standard Side Bed, models 1000, 1500, 1800, 2000 and 2500, is an enclosed bed designed designed to prevent individuals with cognitive, emotional, or behavioral disabilities or autism from leaving the bed without the use of restraints. This bed features solid wood construction and an enclosure that extends 20 inches above the mattress (up to 30 inches when mattress is lowered on model 1900). It has a poly resin coated Bunkie board. There is a door on one side of the bed that lock

Dreamkuddle

The Dreamkuddle is a soft body positioner designed for use by children with cognitive, emotional, or neurological disabilities. This body-sized pillow is designed to provide a cuddly "nesting" spot for relaxation and calming. This pillow conforms to the body to provide proper positioning where needed. This pillow is filled with hypo-allergenic material and covered in a water proof vinyl. OPTIONS: Cotton pillow case sold separately. DIMENSIONS(LxD): 30 x 22 inches. COLOR: natural pillow case.

Dreamscapes Soother

The Dreamscapes Soother is a crib toy designed for use by infants with cognitive or emotional disabilities or who are easily distracted from sleep. Colorful scrolling images follow a story, a calming poem, a contemporary version of "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star," or a lullaby from around the world (African, Irish, Japanese, French or classical). Each selection plays for more than 10 minutes while the night light button provides two minutes of soft light. The Dreamscapes Soother features fully a

Dress

Dress is a personal skills and independent living tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce basic skills and strategies relating to selecting clothing that is appropriate for daily activities at home and work and in the community. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Dress can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-prot

Drive-Thru Menu Math: Multiply & Divide Money

The Drive-Thru Menu Math software is designed to provide money management opportunities for students in grades 4-6 with cognitive and learning disabilities while ordering from a menu. Students solve computation and real-life word problems by referring to the highly visual drive-thru menus. Figuring food costs, computing taxes, and making change are just a few of the skills covered in this hands-on series. Math objectives are clearly stated on each page making it easy to focus on the skills your

Drivesafe.ly

DriveSafe.ly is a voice output program designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, vision or learning disabilities. This application (or app) enables hands-free operation of an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, an Android phone, or a BlackBerry phone. This text to speech program speaks aloud email messages, Twitter updates (tweets), and text messages (SMS) as well as the texter’s name. Both male and female voices are available and the user can change the read speed of incoming mess

Drop-Arm Commode (Model 8900)

The Drop-Arm Commode, model 8900, is a commode with removable arms designed for use by individuals with balance and mobility disabilities and incontinence. A push-button arm release accommodates transfers. The arms have soft foam handles. DIMENSIONS: Overall width is 21.75 inches. CAPACITY: Maximum weight capacity is 300 pounds. COLOR: Available in white or chrome.

Drumkit

Drumkit is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This music-making software teaches children switch use as they learn to add rhythm to music. Users select a background tune and then add percussion sounds or tune motifs to complement the music. On-screen animation accompanies the music, with new animations appearing when users add drums or other instruments. Many tunes and settings are pre-

Dt Trainer

DT Trainer is an academic tutorial program designed for use by children with autism or cognitive or learning disabilities. This software is designed for independent use by students who are developmentally between the ages of 2 to 9, easily distracted or overloaded, not well self-directed or motivated, have difficulty following directions, require moderate to substantial repetition, and need maintenance of previously learned materials. The software is designed to motivate individuals to perform t

Dynavox M3

The DynaVox M3 is a direct-selection or scanning symbol-based communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, speech, and cognitive disabilities. This dynamic display speech generating device offers scene-based pages that simplify message composition for individuals who encounter difficulty understanding conversations, questions, or directions; primarily use non-symbol strategies such as gestures; communicate only basic needs/information; value picture dictionaries as aids in ex

Dynavox V+

The DynaVox V+ is a direct selection or scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with significant communication, speech, language and learning disabilities. This device can be used for day-to-day communication and real-time communication in person or via text message or e-mail, and by phone. The device also supports language and literacy development. The V+ is available as a Dedicated communication device or in an open configuration that provides the user access to all areas of the

Dynavox Vmax+

The DynaVox Vmax+ is a direct selection or scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with speech, language, and learning disabilities. This speech generating device can be used for day-to-day communication and real-time communication in person, via text message or e-mail, and by phone. The device also supports language and literacy development. The Vmax+ is available as a dedicated communication device or in an open configuration that provides the user access to all areas of the full

Dynavox Xpress

The DynaVox Xpress is a handheld direct selection or scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with significant speech, language and learning disabilities stemming from stroke/aphasia, autism, Down syndrome, traumatic brain injury, motor neuron disease (MND) or apraxia of speech. This portable device provides a full range of communication capabilities to support communication in person, on the phone, text message, e-mail, etc. This unit features the same type of touch screen as the i

Dyscalculator

Dyscalculator is an App intended to use by people with cognitive and learning disabilities-specifically Dyscalculia. The numbers on the Dyscalculator a presented in three different ways for better understanding: number symbol (76), worded numbers (seventy-six), and graphical (numbers can be illustrated as bars). It also swaps the digits to help the user find the correct number and arithmetic operation.     

Dyslexia Screener

Dyslexia Screener is a computer based standardized assessment designed to help you identify 4-19 year olds with dyslexic tendencies. It is designed to be used as an initial diagnostic tool, to distinguish students with dyslexic tendencies and those who have difficulty with reading skills. Individuals are taken through six subtests that measure non-verbal reasoning, word sounds, spelling, visual search, reading, and verbal ability. Instant results are provided in the form of an individual profi

Dyslexia Screener

Dyslexia Screener is a computer based standardized assessment designed to help you identify 4-19 year olds with dyslexic tendencies. It is designed to be used as an initial diagnostic tool, to distinguish students with dyslexic tendencies and those who have difficulty with reading skills. Individuals are taken through six subtests that measure non-verbal reasoning, word sounds, spelling, visual search, reading and verbal ability. Instant results are provided in the form of an individual profil

E-Pill 7-Day Organizer And Reminder Medinizer Combo

The E-Pill 7-Day Organizer and Reminder Medinizer Combo is a pill organizer and voice output medication reminder system designed for use by persons who are blind or have low vision. It may also be useful to others who need reminders about taking medications. The E-Pill 7-Day Organizer and Reminder Medinizer Combo includes a compact storage pack made of durable high quality canvas, with seven EZ-to-OPEN Medinizer pill boxes. Each pill box has a day of the week imprinted on top, and includes four

E-Tran Frame

E-TRAN FRAME is designed for individuals with limited communication secondary to vocal cord damage, swallowing difficulties, tracheotomy, stroke, multiple sclerosis (MS), motor neuron disease (MND), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Rett syndrome, dyspraxia, Parkinson’s disease, or people with general communication difficulties. Individuals communicate by using eye-pointing to spell out what they want. It is a communication board in which letters, symbols, or pictures can be used. The E-Tran

Early Emerging Rules: Plurals

Early Emerging Rules: Plurals is a language and vocabulary enhancement tutorial program designed to train early grammatical constructions and facilitate the transition from single words to word combinations for individuals with developmental, visual, physical or language learning disabilities. The program uses speech, pictures, and animated characters and is intended as a follow-up to the vocabulary training provided by First Words, First Words II, and First Verbs (see entries). This program use

Early Emerging Rules: Prepositions

Early Emerging Rules: Prepositions is a language tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program designed to train early grammatical constructions and facilitate the transition from single words to word combinations for individuals with developmental, visual, physical or language learning disabilities. This program uses speech, pictures, and animated characters and is intended as a follow-up to the vocabulary training provided by First Words, First Words II, and First Verbs (see entries). This progr

Early Learning Curriculum Online (Elcoo)

The Early Learning Curriculum Online is an academic tutorial, independent living skills and problem solving skills training program designed for use by parents and teachers working with pre-school children with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of 43 online lessons can be used by parents and teachers at home or in school to instruct children about readiness and critical thinking skills in six areas - Math and Problem Solving Skills; Reading and Language Development; Develo

Early Learning Ii Intellikeys Bundle

The Early Learning II IntelliKeys Bundle is a math tutorial program and keytop overlay set designed for use with young children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The set includes the Early Learning II (see also separate entry) software from Marblesoft and a set of two overlays for use with IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry). The program teaches simple addition and number sequencing. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: System 7.1 or higher, fou

Early Math With Spider And Friends

Early Math with Spider and Friends is a math skills game and tutorial program designed for teaching beginning math to switch users with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program has an assortment of early learning activities that focus on math, including practice in sorting, matching, copying, drawing, and counting. Users select a category, then choose from a group of six activities in that category. Activity choices within each category are similar, so it is easy for users to navigate fr

Easy Platform Wheelchair Rocker

The Easy Platform Wheelchair Rocker is a rocking attachment for a wheelchair designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. This device enables the user to experience the benefits of rocking without transfering from a wheelchair. The rocker features entry/exit using a rear ramp. The adjustable front caster stops center the wheelchair on the platform and two safety straps secure the wheelchair to the platform for added security. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 48 x 30 inches.

Easy Set Timer With Pill Box

The Easy Set Timer with Pill Box is a pill organizer with alarm designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities. The timer requires no programming; to set it, flip the switch corresponding to the time of day the alarm is to sound. Alarms sound on the hour and the half hour and up to 31 alarms can be set between 8:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. This device is equipped with a liquid crystal display (LCD) clock, a plastic cover to protect the alarm switches, and a slide-out pill conta

Easy Threading Needles

The Easy Threading Needles are easy thread sewing needles designed for use by individuals with low vision, fine motor, or upper extremity disabilities. The V-shaped opening above the eye catches the thread and, with minimal pressure, the thread drops into the eye.

Easytrack 2 Post, 3 Post, & 4 Post Systems

The Easytrack System is an overhead ceiling lift system designed for use with individuals with balance disabilities, cognitive disabilities, lower extremity disabilities, mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities, and spinal cord injury. The system comes in a kit with no tools required and fits most standard ceilings in homes. The non-slip neoprene surface on both the foot plate and top plate ensure that the posts stay in place. The 2 Post System is designed to ease transfers. The 3 Po

Ec4All

EC4All is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning, developmental or speech disabilities, or autism. This application, or app, enables an Android phone or tablet computer to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. EC4All is specifically designed to aid a person to communicate with emergency response personnel such

Echo Smartpen

The Echo Smartpen is a scanner and digital recorder that records handwritten notes and accompanying audio commentary for people with developmental, learning, cognitive or memory disabilities. The Echo is a functioning pen that uses a high-speed infrared camera to record everything it writes. It also has a microphone embedded in the pen that records lectures or audio notes made by the user to augment the written material. The Echo has an ARM 9 processor, and video and audio recordings are stored

Economy Mitt (Model 2826)

The Economy Mitt, model 2826, is a restraint mitt designed to prevent individuals with cognitive or emotional disabilities from injuring themselves or removing IVs or catheters. These machine-washable ambidextrous mitts feature Velcro closure at the wrist, closed-end mesh backs, and fiber-fill-padded palms. SIZE: One size.

Economy Sand & Water Table (Model La309)

The Economy Sand & Water Table, model LA309, is a sand/water table designed for use by children with upper extremity, mobility, or cognitive disabilities. This table has a height-adjustable metal frame with a removable plastic tub. OPTIONS: A top is available. DIMENSIONS: This table has a 6.5-inch deep tub and is 20inches wide x 27.25 inches long. The stand adjusts from 18 to 21 inches high.

Edmark Functional Word Series - Fast Food/restaurant Words

The Edmark Functional Word Series - Fast Food/Restaurant Words is a consumer skills training system and independent living skills and consumer tutorial program designed to teach people with cognitive disabilities to recognize and read 100 words used in ordering a meal in a fast food or table service restaurant. It teaches the functional vocabulary necessary for independent living. Students learn new sight words, practice sight recognition, reinforce that recognition and associate the word with i

Edmark Functional Word Series - Grocery Words

Edmark Functional Word Series - Grocery Words is a consumer skills training system and independent living skills and consumer tutorial software program designed to teach individuals with cognitive disabilities to read and write grocery lists and to find items in the store. It teaches the functional vocabulary necessary for independent living. The lessons cover shampoo, flour, sugar, laundry detergent, and more. It teaches the functional vocabulary necessary for independent living. Students learn

Edmark Functional Word Series - Job/work Words

The Edmark Functional Word Series - Job/Work Words is a pre-vocational job skills training system, job readiness tutorial, and vocabulary enhancement software program designed to teach people with cognitive disabilities to read 100 words that may help them to get and keep jobs. It teaches the functional vocabulary necessary for independent living. Words covered include "file", "caution," "help wanted," "Hard Hat Area," and others. It teaches the functional vocabulary necessary for independent li

Edmark Functional Word Series - Signs Around You

Edmark Functional Word Series - Signs Around You is a safety awareness and language tutorial and vocabulary enhancement software program designed to teach individuals with cognitive disabilities to recognize and read 100 common safety and informational signs. It teaches functional vocabulary necessary for independent living. This program teaches phrases such as "Do Not Enter," "No Smoking," "Taxi," and "Poison" and includes a teacher's guide and 300 reproducible worksheets. Students learn new si

Effective Use Of Objects: A Process Centered Intervention (Model 7-35500-00)

Effective Use of Objects: A Process Centered Intervention, model 7-35500-00, is a problem solving program designed for use by parents and professionals teaching problem solving skills to children with cognitive or learning disabilities who are blind or have low vision. This program helps individuals develop task-oriented behavior that is self-regulating. It focuses on the kinds of problem solving skills that encourage the functional use of objects. The first section stresses task orientation and

Eia Web Browser

The EIA (Enhancing Internet Access) Web Browser is a touchscreen Web browser designed for use by individuals with cognitive and learning disabilities. Its simplified interface features a context-sensitive onscreen keyboard that extends touchscreen capability, while standard mouse and keyboard access is retained. The program comes on a CD-ROM. OPTIONS: IntelliKeys interface; integrated assessment and Web training modules. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS:

Elastic Mesh Side Rail Protectors (Model 5707 & 5707H))

The Elastic Side Rail Protectors, model 5707 and 5707H, are side rail pads designed to prevent injury from entrapment in bed side rails. This product features pads for two side rails connected by a one-piece under-mattress section. Each pad covers a rail and fills the gap between the rail and the mattress. Designed to fit most healthcare facility beds, these machine-washable covers stretch to fit the rails, expand and contract during bed positioning, and allow access to control buttons. DIMENSIO

Electronic Geosafari, Jr.

The Electronic GeoSafari, Jr. is an educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. This electronic game/lesson program teaches animals, safety, sight words, time, money, and more. The set includes the basic electronic unit with volume control, flashing lights, and music; 20 lesson/game cards; and a guide. POWER: Uses four D batteries (not included).

Electronic Toilet Flush Valve (Model 44-911)

The Electronic Toilet Flush Valve, model 44-911, is a toilet flushing aid designed for use by individuals with Alzheimers disease or cognitive disabilities who forget to flush the toilet, or by individuals with grasping, fine motor, or upper extremity disabilities. This electronic module can be used to retro-fit an existing toilet. When it detects the presence of the user, it enters stand-by mode. The toilet flushes when the user leaves the detection area. The unit also flushes the toilet automa

Elevate - Brain Training

Elevate is a brain training app designed for use by individuals wanting to improve their cognitive focus, speaking skills, processing speed, and more. Each user is provided with his or her own personalized training program that adjusts over time to maximize results.

Emergency Chair (Model 400)

The Emergency Chair, model 400, is an emergency evacuation carrier designed for the quick evacuation of individuals with severe physical disabilities and cognitive disabilities from multi-floor buildings. It is designed to go both up and down stairs with the ability to quickly change directions in the event of an obstruction. There are multiple points of lift and it negotiates stairs easily. Made of fire-retardant material, it is equipped with built in leg straps and a harness for secure transp

Emergency Signs And Words

Emergency Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 signs and words which are related to medical and emergency situations. Categories include reasons for medical care (allergic reaction, broken bone); first aid (bandage, gauze); help (police, ambulance); medical clinic (doctor, nurse, prescription); operating room (surgeon, operating table); and patien

Emergency Signs And Words

Emergency Signs and Words is a safety awareness and independent living tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce the warning signs and words relating to emergency or medical situations in the home, community, workplace and in school. It includes words and phrases for health conditions requiring medical care; first aid; emergency services; medical personnel and services; and hospital furnishings and equipment. The application contains 80 videos

Employability Skills (Esu)

Employability Skills is a prevocational job skills training system and job readiness tutorial program designed for used by high school students and adults with learning or cognitive disabilities. This series of six duplicatable CD-ROMs, six companion books, and six online lessons can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups and is designed to help promote reading comprehension and the critical thinking skills necessary for students to transition from school to the wo

Employment Information Signs And Words

Employment Information Signs and Words is a job readiness tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce the recognition of words, phrases and concepts relating to applying and interviewing for a job and finding employment opportunities. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Employment Information Signs and Words can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist

Employment Safety Signs And Words

Employment Safety Signs and Words is a job readiness and safety awareness tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce the recognition of words, phrases and concepts relating to safety in the workplace. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Employment Safety Signs and Words can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protect

Encyclopedia Of Basic Employment And Daily Living (Ebe)

The Encyclopedia of Basic Employment and Daily Living is a prevocational job skills training system and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use by teachers working with high school students and adults with learning, cognitive, or vision disabilities. This reference book covers six curriculum areas which include 80 subjects and over 541 lessons. The curriculum areas include: Basic Skills, Competitive Employment, Leisure Time, Sheltered Employment, Skills for Independence, and

Endeavor Smartstation I - Single User Standard Edition

Endeavor SmartStation I – Single User Standard Edition is a voice output computer desktop configuration program designed for use by individuals with cognitive and developmental disabilities and brain injury. The program allows the user to build a personalized computer interface and includes button palettes for creating easy computer access. The user can customize his or her browser for safe and easy Web access with the Web Trek palette. Visual Media Player provides the user with a simple way to

Endeavor Smartstation Ii - Single User Pro Edition

Endeavor SmartStation II – Single User PRO Edition is a voice output computer desktop configuration program designed for use by individuals with cognitive and developmental disabilities and brain injury. The program allows the user to build a personalized computer experience and includes button palettes for creating easy computer access. The user can customize his or her browser for safe and easy Web access with the Web Trek palette. Visual Media Player provides the user with a simple way to pla

Endeavor Talker

The Endeavor Talker is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning, developmental or speech disabilities, or autism. This alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system is a Windows 7 tablet computer that is preloaded with Endeavor Talker Software (see separate entry), allowing the user to communicate with others by touching graphical buttons on the tablet's screen to speak words or compose sentences.

Endeavor Talker Pro

The Endeavor Talker Pro is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning, developmental or speech disabilities, or autism. This alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system is a Windows 7 tablet comes preloaded with Endeavor Talker Pro Software (see separate entry), allowing the user to communicate with others by touching graphical buttons on the tablet's screen to speak words or compose sentences. The

Endeavor Talker Pro Software

Endeavor Talker Pro Software is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning, developmental or speech disabilities, or autism. This software enables a touch screen Windows or Apple Macintosh computer to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The user can communicate with others by touching graphical buttons on the sc

Endeavor Talker Software

Endeavor Talker Software is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning, developmental or speech disabilities, or autism. This software enables a touch screen Windows or Apple Macintosh computer to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The user can communicate with others by touching graphical buttons on the screen

Endless Alphabet

Endless Alphabet is a pre-reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children with communication, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) allows children to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to learn the names of letters, the sounds that letters make (phonics), and words that begin with each letter. The app includes dozens of words, and each word features an interactive puzzle. When the child drags the letter

Enfold Comfort Chair

The Enfold Comfort Chair is a geriatric chair designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease, dementia, or mobility or balance disabilities. The deep back design makes unassisted departure difficult to deter wandering or unassisted mobility. The chair is covered in moisture-proof fabric and the seating area has a sanitized Medi-Flextra vinyl, which is resistant to microbial attacks and broad-spectrum gram positive and negative bacteria. The seating area is also double high-frequency we

Enfold Push Wheelchair

The Enfold Push Wheelchair is a transport wheelchair designed for use by individuals with head injuries or cardiac or respiratory disabilities. The chair provides full lumbar, neck, and head support. The gas spring facilitates patient transfers and allows the chair to be set at any angle. The four position leg rest is standard. A washable, natural lamb's wool cover is included. COLOR: Desert, Galaxy or Multi.

Englishtype Joint Package

Englishtype Joint Package is an Educational Typing Tutors designed for individuals 7 to adult to teach typing and maximize additional literacy benefits at the same time as teaching typing, encouraging reading, spelling, grammar, and punctuation skills. Developed especially for UK schools, this product uses National Literacy Strategy word lists and common adult English vocabulary. It includes unique finger/key color coding method for learning. It can be used with students who are mainstream and w

Entertainment In The Community

Entertainment in the Community is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce words and phrases relating to entertainment activities that in which a person participates outside of the home and the equipment needed for those activities. The entertainment venues include amusement parks, sporting events, theatres, zoos, camping, sightseeing, museums, water parks and libraries. The application contain

Entertainment In The Home

Entertainment in the Home is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce words and phrases relating to entertainment activities that can be conducted in the home and the equipment needed for those activities. The entertainment areas include toys, games, books, pets, music and television. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Entertainment in t

Entertainment In The Home

Entertainment in the Home is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 words related to leisure activities. Five how-to videos cover the basics of games, hobbies, music, sports and television. The categories covered are: Games (board games, cards,instructions); hobbies (books, camera, cooking, crafts); music (CD, CD player, piano, volume); pets (bird, dog, cat); and tele

Ergodex Dx-1 Programmable Keyboard

The Ergodex DX-1 Adaptive Keyboard is a keyboard interface designed for use by individuals with severe physical, upper extremity, vision or cognitive disabilities. This keyboard consists of a tablet and 25 adhesive-backed keys. Although the adhesive forms a strong bond, the keys can be moved by twisting them off, enabling them to be moved around on the surface. The keys are programmable to perform any number of tasks, including controlling single or multiple functions such as moving entire bloc

Essential Full Bed Rails (Model P1400)

The Essential Full Bed Rails, model P1400, are hospital bed side rails designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, mobility disabilities, and emotional disabilities. These chrome-plated rails install without tools and feature a spring-loaded cross bar and telescoping side rails. OPTIONS: An adapter for Sunrise grid frame beds is available. DIMENSIONS: The cross bar adjusts from 37 to 43 inches wide and the side rails adjust from 42 to 72 inches long.

Essential Half Bed Rails (Model P1450-1)

The Essential Half Bed Rails, model P1450-1, are hospital bed side rails designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, mobility disabilities, and emotional disabilities. These chrome-plated rails install without tools and can be used at the top or the bottom of the bed. DIMENSIONS (LxH): 36 x 18 inches.

Etive Body Vest

Etive Body Vest is an adaptive garment designed for children 3-14 years of age to help limit access to diapers or pads. The back opening allows for easier dressing when aided but makes it difficult for wearers to take off their own diapers. Long shorts on the body vest help to stop wandering hands from being where they shouldn't be. The body suit can sit comfortably under clothing with a low collar or is ideal as a comfortable playsuit.

Everyday Expressions Aphasia Therapy Program

Everyday Expressions Aphasia Therapy Program, by Diana J. Goodwin, was developed by an experienced speech therapist to give practical treatment material for older aphasic individuals with expressive language impairments. Directly facilitates the recovery of functional communication skills with 78 illustrated expressions organized into five categories of expressions: general social, daily living activities, dining out, at the doctor’s office, and visiting with friends. It is also beneficial to th

Everyday Skills & Everyday Skills - Pocket Edition

Everyday Skills and Everyday Skills - Pocket Edition are personal and independent living skills tutorial programs designed for use by individuals with cognitive, developmental or learning disabilities, or autism. These applications (or "app") are designed for use with the Apple iPad (regular and Pocket Editions) or the iPhone or iPod Touch (Pocket Edition). It teaches and reinforces 40 important skills necessary for independent living utilizing the Visual Impact cognitively accessible learning t

Everyday Social Skills

Everyday Social Skills is a personal and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce basic social skills necessary for functioning independently at work, at home, and in the community. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Everyday Social Skills can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protected

Explore-A-Center Busy Box (Model 1811)

The Explore-A-Center Busy Box, model 1811, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with severe physical, upper extremity, or cognitive disabilities. This toy encourages parallel play for two to four children at one time, providing users with eight activities which turn on multi-colored blinking lights, mechanical music, vibration, and many different sounds including children’s laughter, water splashing, and circus music. Side mirrors allow for visual recognition. It has a volume contr

Exploring Nouns Sterling Edition

Exploring Nouns Sterling Edition is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by students with autism or developmental, physical, or language-learning disabilities. The program teaches 120 nouns in 10 realistic full-screen settings, thereby building vocabulary, encouraging verbal expression, and facilitating social interaction. Features include clear, colorful scenes; high-quality speech; optional animated reinforcement; teacher control over lesson presentation; accessibility w

Express One

Express One is a single-message communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. This unit has an extra-large, touch-sensitive area with a pocket to accommodate photos. It can be wall mounted as a talking sign or used as a table top communicator. Touching the picture or the play button on the durable, lightweight unit activates speech. Recording time is 10 seconds. DIMENSIONS: Touch sensitive area is 5 x 7 inches.

Expressionist

Expressionist is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, developmental, learning or speech disabilities, or autism. This program enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. Expressionist comes with more than cartoon illustrations for 1,000 commonly used nouns and over 120 commonl

Expressions for Autism

Expressions for Autism is an educational game that helps children ages 6-8 with autism train and improve emotion and feelings by recreating facial expressions according to day to day life events. First, the user chooses a player and then can either add their own photo or use a built in anime. Next, the user chooses a male or female voice for the player. Then the student is taken to a screen with four emotions: happy, sad, scared and angry. Some students may need a verbal prompt like, "How are yo

Expressive

Expressive is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication cognitive, learning or speech disabilities, autism or low vision. This program enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The program comes with 600 vocabulary pictures using Smarty Symbols. The user selects images he/she wants to commu

Extra-Strong Bed

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To prevent children and adults with cognitive disabilities and poor impulse control from throwing the bed. The bed frame was made of heavy square steel tubing and has six legs. A plywood platform was cut to fit and bolted to the frame. Loktite was put into the threads to make it dificult to unbolt the platform from the frame. The platform edges were smoothed and the platform was sealed with clear varnish. The bed was then bolted to the home's concrete slab floor using

Extreme 3D Pro Joystick

The Extreme 3D Pro Joystick is a gaming joystick designed for individuals with upper extremity disabilities, extreme physical or neurological disabilities, and for those with cerebral palsy to comfortably use a game-box to operate a video game. This product uses a twist-handle rudder and 12 programmable buttons for precise control. The hand grip features sculpted curves for an ergonomic hold during long gaming sessions. This joystick executes specific commands that would usually require multiple

Eye Gaze Frame

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To create an eye gaze frame for a child with intellectual, severe physical disabilities, and/or communication disabilities. An eye gaze frame can be made with simple materials obtained at a hardware store. Using three lengths of PVC plumbing pipe in whatever size and length desired hot glue two round pipe connectors (of the appropriate size) to a 3 x 5 inch wood base. Fit the three pieces of pipe together with elbow connectors and then fit the entire structure

Ez Magnibar Reading Bar Magnifier With Red Tracker Line -- 9 Inches

The EZ Magnibar with Red Tracker Line is designed to be used as a magnifier, a placeholder, or a paper weight. Its design is to help those individuals with blind or low vision. It also would help users with a disability that affects the ability to scan as this magnifying ruler has a red tracker line on it meant to be a placeholder. Uses 1.5x magnification.

Ez Warm Wash Solution Comfort Seat (Model Scs130)

The EZ WarmWash Solution ComfortSeat, model SCS130, is a personal cleansing system designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, neurologogical, mobility, or balance disabilities, or arthritis or spinal cord injury. The unit installs under the existing toilet seat and the control unit can be placed on the left or right or moved aside to accomodate certain bathroom wheelchairs. Features include a temperature-controlled rear wash and adjustable water pressure. The device uses the existing

Ez Wash Solution Comfort Seat (Model Scs105)

The EZ Wash Solution ComfortSeat, model SCS105, is a personal sleansing system designed for use by individuals with mobility, balance, upper extremity, or neurological disabilities, or spinal cord injury, or arthritis. The unit installs under the existing toilet seat, requires no electricity, and connects directly to existing plumbing. Features include natural water rear wash and a turn-dial water pressure control. WARRANTY: A two-year warranty is standard with an optional two-year extended wa

Ezy-Dose 7-Day Push Button Medication Reminder (Models A-67578, B-67571 & C-67577)

The Ezy-Dose 7-Day Push Button Medication Reminder, models A-67578, B-67571, and C-67577 are medication organizers and reminders designed for use by individuals with fine motor or grasping disabilities, arthritis, limited hand strength or those with the use of only one hand. The Ezy-Dose pill series consists of four models each designed to hold specific amount of aspirin sized pills. Its one-touch design allows the user to lift the lid of the pill box with a touch of a button for easy access. Ot

Fabric Communication / Choice Notebook Cover (Model 032044)

The Fabric Communication / Choice Notebook Cover, model 032044, is a communication book page designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. The cover attaches to a standard-size binder with elastic straps and is made of Velcro-friendly fabric on which Velcro-backed pictures can be placed. The user points to a picture to communicate a message. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 21.5 x 11.5 inches.

Fabric Flip Chart (Model 032147)

The Fabric Flip Chart, model 032147, is a communication board designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. The chart comes with a set of four Velcro-receptive loop pages that are attached to a four-ring plastic stabilization board. Velcro backed pictures or cutouts can be placed on each page and the user points to a picture or word to communicate a message. DIMENSIONS (LxW): Pages are 4 x 19 inches.

Face Read 1 & 2 - Lite Autism

Face Read 1 & 2 – Lite Autism are behavior training programs and an independent living and personal skills tutorial programs designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. These applications (or apps) allow a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to recognize different facial expressions such as happy, angry, surprised, and tired. The apps use pictures of the faces of actual chil

Facepaint

Facepaint is a simple drawing and reading tutorial program designed for use by young children with physical and cognitive disabilities. This program offers a choice of male or female faces in a selection of four skin colors. Non-readers can build faces by choosing from a selection of features on the screen. Early readers can type in words for their choices and watch the faces build. The faces can be printed or saved to disc. If the computer is equipped with a sound recorder, created faces can be

Familylink

FamilyLink is a tablet computer with a touch screen with an attachable keyboard and a home emergency monitoring system designed to provide the means for a child or caregiver to monitor remotely a person with a cognitive disability or a senior. The FamilyLink is a tablet computer that is pre-loaded with a suite software of software that allows a person to communicate with and monitor a person from a distance. The FamilyLink requires a wireless internet connection and a subscription to the FamilyL

Farm Touch And Feel Puzzle

The Farm Touch and Feel Puzzle is a tactile puzzle designed for use by children with neurological or learning disabilities or low vision. This puzzle features a farm yard scene with pieces shaped like animals such as a sheep, a cow, a horse, a chicken, and ducks. Each animal has a textured area that feels like the animal (such as wool or feathers). This puzzle encourages eye-hand, fine motor, and sensory discrimination skills. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 11.8 x 8.9 x 0.3 inches. WEIGHT: 9.6 ounces.

Fashion Timer

Fashion Timer is pill timer designed to remind individuals with cognitive impairments, dementia, Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease to take their medicine.  It has a compact design that allows the Fashion Timer to be stored in a bag, purse or worn with the attached lanyard.  The front cover slides open to the pill compartment.  The settings allow users to count up or down their next dosage.  

Favorite Hymns

Favorite Hymns is a large print book designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities, Alzheimer's disease, and low vision. This book offers high-contrast Christian-themed illustrations and a selection of lyrics to 24 Hymns in very large print. The book has a lay-flat binding.

Feat - Functional Evaluation For Assistive Technology (Model 10909)

FEAT - Functional Evaluation for Assistive Technology, model 10909, is an assistive technology evaluation system designed for use with individuals with cognitive or learning disabilities or brain injury. This systematic, comprehensive, multidimensional, and ecologically-based assessment protocol can be used with people from elementary aged students through postsecondary adults. The scale can be used to determine the most appropriate and effective assistive technology devices to help individuals

Feet-Shaped Steppers

Feet-shaped steppers are shaped like two giant feet and designed for use by individuals who need a foot fidget area under their desk at school or work or for users who need sensory breaks. It is a versatile therapy tool, as it can also be used for bilateral coordination and integration, balance training, vestibular and proprioceptive input.

Financial Management For Employment And Life Skills (Clfm)

Financial Management for Employment and Life Skills is a consumer skills and money management training program designed for use by high school students and adults with cognitive or other disabilities. The curriculum, which is part of the Life Skills Curriculum, includes 17 duplicatable books, 17 duplicatable CD-ROMs, and 17 online lessons. The materials equip students with the knowledge and skills to set goals for themselves and make better personal choices. Students can use the curriculum indep

Find Out & Write About Animals of Hot Lands

Find Out & Write About Animals of Hot Lands is designed to support young children with cognitive and learning disabilities who are learning research and write about a topic. The Find Out & Write About CD consists of an interactive talking book of non-fictional text. Each page of the book contains a link to a Clicker writing grid that relates directly to that page, enabling the child to write about the information he or she has just learned. At least two levels of material are included o

First Categories Sterling Edition

First Categories is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children and adults with with language-learning, developmental, physical, hearing, or visual disabilities, or autism. The program uses 60 common nouns to train six essential early categories: Animals, food, body parts, clothing, furniture, and vehicles. Activities include: Item Array- Inclusion (helps students grasp the concept of categorization by grouping items from the same category); Single Item - Inclusion (t

First Keys

First Keys is a language tutorial program and computer keyboarding instruction program designed for children with learning or cognitive disabilities. It links the development of keyboard awareness to early literacy skills. It is suitable for young children or older pupils with learning difficulties. Users develop keyboard skills through picture matching, letter recognition, word building, and spelling exercises. The location of keys is taught by matching letters with pictures and speech. The pro

First Letters And Phonics

First Letters and Phonics is a pre-reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children with developmental or learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorder or language disabilities. This application (or app) is a phonics-based interactive game that is designed to help children develop fine motor skills, learn to recognize both uppercase and lowercase letters, learn the names of letters, learn the sounds that letters make (phonics), and learn words that begin with each

First Letters And Phonics Lite

First Letters and Phonics Lite is a pre-reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children with developmental or learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorder or language disabilities. This application (or app) is a phonics-based interactive game that is designed to help children develop fine motor skills, learn to recognize letters, learn the names of letters, and learn the sounds that letters make (phonics). The game includes a simple matching game and two origina

First Phrases Hd

First Phrases HD is a voice output language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by language therapists and parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or parent to use an Apple iPad to help children to learn how to put two or three words together or basic English phrases. It provides many opportunities to hear, see, and say/record 72 different verb / noun combinations

First Phrases Hd Lite

First Phrases HD Lite is a voice output language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by language therapists and parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or parent to use an Apple iPad to help children to learn how to put two or three words together or basic English phrases. It provides many opportunities to hear, see, and say/record 10 different verb / noun combina

First Then Visual Schedule

First Then Visual Schedule is a cognitive aid and prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities or autism. This application (or app) for the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad enables caregivers to customize and present visual schedules and choice prompts to guide a person through daily events (such as a morning routine or therapy schedule) or through steps to complete a specific activity. Each schedule consists of images arranged in a specific order. Each

First Verbs Sterling Edition

First Verbs Sterling Edition is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children and adults with language-learning, developmental, physical, visual, or hearing disabilities, or autism. This program provides highly-structured training of early developing verbs. The program trains 50 words in developmental order, but focuses on only five words at a time. Two different animated illustrations are used in training the words. Words are presented either in isolation or with one o

First Words Ii Sterling Edition

First Words II Sterling Edition is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed to provide training of early nouns for individuals with autism, language-learning, developmental, physical, visual, or hearing disabilities. This program provides highly structured training of early developing nouns. The program trains 50 words in developmental order, but focuses on only five words at a time. Words are presented in isolation or with one other on the screen. The user can choose to work on a bla

First Words International Hd

First Words International HD is a voice output language, foreign language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by language therapists and parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or parent to use an Apple iPad to help children to learn the words for basic objects in any or all of the following languages: English, Chinese, Spanish, French, Japanese, Hindi and Russian

First Words International Lite Hd

First Words International Lite HD is a voice output language, foreign language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by language therapists and parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or parent to use an Apple iPad to help children to learn the words for common nouns and learn the names of basic objects in any or all of the following languages: English, Chinese, Spa

First Words Sterling Edition

First Words Sterling Edition is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed to provide training of early nouns for individuals with autism or language-learning, developmental, physical, visual or hearing disabilities. This program provides highly structured training of early developing nouns. The program trains 50 words in developmental order, but focuses on only five words at a time. Words are presented in isolation or with one other on the screen. The user can choose to work on a black

Firstwords: Animals

FirstWords: Animals is a pre-reading and spelling tutorial program for children with language, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) is an interactive game that includes 45 animals with sounds. The app helps children develop fine motor skills and learn to recognize and match letters, learn the sounds letters make, learn the names of letters, and learn how to spell words. Difficulty level can be adjusted. The user interface has been tested w

Firstwords: At Home

FirstWords: At Home is a pre-reading and spelling tutorial program for children with developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) is an interactive game that includes over 50 familiar items around the house with original artwork and entertaining sound effects. A letter name is spoken when it is touched and it snaps into place when it is pushed to the right location. Children will hear the word spelled out when they complete a word. Children can pl

Firstwords: Christmas

FirstWords: Christmas is a pre-reading and spelling tutorial program for children with developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) is an interactive game that includes 26 illustrated Christmas words with matching holiday sounds, including bell, toys, cookies and star. Children can learn about letters and words by themselves or with others by pushing the letters into place and saying the names of the letters. Both phonics (speech sounds) and lette

Firstwords: Deluxe

FirstWords: Deluxe is a pre-reading and spelling tutorial program for children with language, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) is an interactive game that includes 174 words, including 48 animals, 35 vehicles, 14 colors, 22 shapes, and 55 words from around the house. The user interface has been tested with toddlers and young children and is designed specifically for little fingers. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple iPhone, iPod Tou

Firstwords: Feelings

FirstWords: Feelings is a pre-reading and spelling tutorial program for children with language, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) is an interactive game that includes 38 words, including sad, glad, curious and calm, to help children identify and understand common emotions and feelings by matching letters of the alphabet and spelling words. Each feelings word is paired with a facial expression and sound effect to further reinforce the me

Firstwords: Halloween

FirstWords: Halloween is a pre-reading and spelling tutorial program for children with language, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) is an interactive game that includes 38 illustrated words from pumpkin to ghost, each matched with spooky sound effects. It can be used as a learning tool that engages children, encourages exploration and helps them understand the relationships between letters and words. Children can play by themselves or wi

Firstwords: Professional

FirstWords: Professional is a pre-reading and spelling tutorial program designed for use by teachers and speech language pathologists working with children with language, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) is an interactive game that includes over 350 words and 12 categories of words, including shapes, numbers, food, feelings, clothes, and animals. The app can be used to help children develop fine motor control, letter recognition, phone

Firstwords: Shapes

FirstWords: Shapes is a pre-reading and spelling tutorial program for children with developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) is an interactive game that includes 22 shapes from dot to line to octagon. Children can learn about letters and words by themselves or with others by pushing the letters into place, saying the names and enjoying the spinning shapes. Difficulty level can be adjusted to match the abilities of individual children. The user

Firstwords: Vehicles

FirstWords: Vehicles is a pre-reading and spelling tutorial program for children with language, developmental or learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder. This application (or app) is an interactive game that includes 26 vehicles with entertaining sounds and high-quality speech. Children can play the game by themselves or with others by talking about the vehicles, saying the names of the letters, and watching them spin and make their vehicle noises. Children can use phonics (speech soun

Five Function Activity Center (Model 510)

The Five Function Activity Center, model 510, is a sensory busy box designed for somatosensory stimulation for individuals with physical, cognitive, or sensory disabilities. The five stations include a plate that vibrates when touched, a large plate that activates an AM/FM radio, a wooden roller that produces a buzzing sound when rotated, a pull-ball that turns on a music box, and a large plate that turns on a bright light. Stations are mounted on a sturdy plastic base. POWER: Uses two C batteri

Five Green & Speckled Frogs

Five Green & Speckled Frogs is a cause and effect training program designed for use with children with cognitive or multiple disabilities. Activities begin with cause and effect and progress to directionality and simple substraction. One of the included games teaches directionality on a number line; as the learner moves the frog in the proper direction on the line, the frog earns the point, but if the frog moves in the wrong direction, a fly earns the point. The other game teaches simple sub

Fizzy's First Numbers

Fizzy's First Numbers is designed for use by children with developmental delays, cognitive and learning disabilities.  Children help Fizzy and the number friends explore the world of numbers. These activities are designed to help young children practice and develop counting skills. The Main Menu provides access to nine activities. Activities include recognizing numerals 1 to 9, reciting the correct sequence of number names, counting sets of objects, finding the correct set for a given number nam

Flaghouse Smart Talk 4 (Model W35489)

The Flaghouse Smart Talk 4, model W35489, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This device can record up to four five-second messages. The user can activate a message by pressing the corresponding square. Icons or pictures (not included) can be placed behind the protective covers over the squares. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 5 x 2.5 x 12 inches. WARRANTY: 1 year warranty.

Flaghouse Smart Talk 8 (Model W35486)

The Flaghouse Smart Talk 8, model W35486, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This device can record up to eight five-second messages. The user activates the message by pressing the corresponding square. Icons or pictures (not included) can be placed behind the protective covers over the squares. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 8 x 2.5 x 12 inches. WARRANTY: 1 year warranty.

Flash Cards - Actions

Flash Cards - Actions is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to teach children new words, build vocabulary and convey new concepts. The app contains 52 flash card

Flash Cards - Alphabet

Flash Cards - Alphabet is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to teach children new words, build vocabulary and convey new concepts. The app contains 26 flash car

Flash Cards - Earth Science

Flash Cards - Earth Science is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a science, language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to teach children new words, build vocabulary and convey new concepts relating to eart

Flash Cards - Emotions

Flash Cards – Emotions is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a behavior, language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help children or students learn to identify, understand and respond to the emotions

Flash Cards - Fruits And Nuts

Flash Cards – Fruits and Nuts is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to teach children new words and build vocabulary. The app contains 50 flash cards displaying

Flash Cards - Musical Instruments

Flash Cards – Musical Instruments is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to expand a child or student’s vocabulary as well as enhance their concept development

Flash Cards - Sports

Flash Cards – Sports is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to encourage a child or student’s physical and social development. The app contains 50 flash cards

Flash Cards - Things You Eat

Flash Cards – Things You Eat is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help a child or student develop their vocabulary of common foods. The app contains 60 fl

Flash Cards - Things You Play With

Flash Cards – Things You Play With is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a language, personal skills, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to teach a child or student the vocabulary for common toys. The app

Flash Cards - Things You Wear

Flash Cards – Things You Wear is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program, and a personal skills, independent living skills, language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help a child or student develop their voca

Flash Cards - Vegetables

Flash Cards – Vegetables is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and an personal skills, independent living skills, language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help a child or student develop their vocabular

Flash Cards - Vehicles

Flash Cards – Vehicles is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a personal skills, language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help a child or student develop their vocabulary and recognize common vehicle

Flash Cards - Zoo Animals

Flash Cards – Zoo Animals is an auditory perceptual training program, a flash card program and a language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help a child or student develop their vocabulary relating animals. The app contains 50 flas

Flash! Pro 2

Flash Pro 2 is a flash card program designed for use with children with communication, learning, or cognitive disabilities. The program has over 8,500 color photo flash cards that speech therapists, parents, teachers, and early intervention specialists can select, preview, and print for use to stimulate speech and language. The program is designed to be used by individuals with no computer experience, with no complex setup or installation. The photos are arranged in 65 categories, including Acti

Fleece Sleeper For Undressers (Model C640)

The Fleece Sleeper for Undressers, model C640, is child's nightwear designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. This winter sleeper has a hard-to-reach back zipper with a tab covering the zipper pull to keep it from the hands of children who are prone to undressing themselves. Ribbing at the wrist and ankle can be turned up for minor length adjustments. The sleeper is available with or without a snap inner seam opening. It is made from 49 percent polyester/51 percent cotton fleece

Flexcat

Flexcat is a compact classroom-audio system that provides access to direct instruction, flexible two-way communication, dynamic redirection, student monitoring and assessment. It is designed for children with learning disabilities or auditory processing disorders. Flexcat is designed to for teachers while speaking to the entire class or for students communicating in a small group setting. It is also used to assist with small group redirection by providing two-way communication without disturbing

Flip Bingo

Flip Bingo is a large print board game designed for use by individuals with low vision, learning disabilities, dyslexia, early onset dementia, Alzheimer's disease, autism, or Asperger's disorder. These Bingo cards are in a board game format and show only selected numbers that make up patterns for players to cover. There are four patterns per card (two on each side) in the Low Vision version and two patterns per card for the Low Vision Half Card (one pattern per side). For the Traditional version

Flip Flop (Model 503)

The Flip Flop, model 503, is a visual stimulation activity designed for use by children with vision or cognitive disabilities. A spin of the domes activates vibration, flashing multi-colored lights, and colorful glitter and multi-colored beads spinning inside a dome. This toy also shows reflections in a mirror and plays six high-fidelity upbeat songs. This versatile toy has two different on/off switches: one to control the music, the other to control the lights, vibration, and beads inside the d

Flip It And Slider

Flip It and Slider is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children in pre-kindergarten through first grade with visual or cognitive disabilities. The Flip It part of the program jumbles a part of a picture vertically and horizontally. The user identifies the jumbled area, clicks to fix it, and is rewarded by a playful sound. Slider creates a simple sliding picture puzzle. Users slide the part of the picture into place to complete the picture. An extensive assortment of pictur

Float Board Communicator

---- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To create a do-it-yourself device which allows individuals with communication disabilities to communicate by pointing to symbols while in the pool. The float board is made up of three parts. The upper part is an upside-down plastic bucket that is bonded to a section of float board. A float board can be obtained at any sports store. The second part, underneath the float board is a much smaller plastic jar, filled with concrete. This jar is then bonded

Floating Communication Board

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To create a waterproof communication board that can float in the pool, bath, or water table for an individual with communication disabilities. Create and laminate the communication board, place it in a zip lock plastic bag and seal, pushing any excess air out so it lays flat. Place loop Velcro on a foam garden kneeler and hook Velcro on the back of the plastic bag with the communication board. Make sure the pictures on the communication board are facing up. At

Flood Buzz

The Flood Buzz is a flood alarm designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's disease. This sensor can be placed on the floor near a toilet or bathtub, and it will sound a loud (95 decibels) alarm when it comes in contact with water on the floor created by an overflow or leak. This flood alarm can also be used to detect leaks near washing machines and hot water heaters. DIMENSIONS: Diameter is 1.5 inches. POWER: Includes a non-replaceable battery estimated to last

Flying Colors ® Lollipop Switch Set with Base Set

Flying Colors ® Lollipop Switch Set with Base Set is designed for individuals with limited upper extremity motor control and strength as a result of cerebral palsy, stroke, or neuromuscular disorders.  The base allows four FLYING COLORS Lollipop Switches to sit snugly in a formed plastic base. It is ideal for multiple-switch activity by one child, or use for a small-group activity involving 2-4 participants. Includes 4 Lollipop Switches and sturdy plastic base. 

Flying Colors Chat Line Direct W/jacks (Model W31452)

The Flying Colors Chat Line Direct w/Jacks, model W31452, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. The unit is equipped with programmable message chips that can record up to four five-second messages. The user can either touch one of the buttons to play a message or plug capability switches (not included into the four jacks for switch activation of messages. DIMENSION (HxLxW): 2.5 x 6 x 12 inches.

Flying Colors Chatter Box W/jacks (Model W31456)

The Flying Colors Chatter Box w/Jacks, model W31456, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This square-shaped communicator has two rows of two buttons each and records four five-second messages. Removable plastic guards enable the user to add words or pictures to each of the buttons. Jacks for capability switches allow messages to be switch-activated. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 3 x 7.75 x 7.75 inches.

FLYING COLORS® Mirror Plate Switch

Flying Color® Mirror Plate Switch is an unbreakable plastic mirror plate designed for children with motor and cognitive disabilities as a result of cerebral palsy, stroke, and neuro-genetic disorders.  It provides motivation and visual stimulation as users see themselves while operating adapted toys and devices. Includes 1/8 inch (.3centimeters) connector and ¼ inch (.6 centimeter) adapter.

Focus Gps

Focus GPS is a cognitive aid application and prompter designed for use by students with ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder). This application, or "app," boosts the user's academic and cognitive performance by supporting the user in the executive function areas of memory, concentration, and organization. It helps students to step logically through complex thought and scheduling processes, allowing them to manage changing priorities. The "What’s Up?" feature enables users to organize t

Foldable Shower Chair With Back (Model 9400)

The Foldable Shower Chair With Back, model 9400, is a shower chair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, and balance disabilities who have difficulty standing in the shower. The chair folds for travel and has a seat with a horseshoe design for hygiene. The chair is equipped with a backrest and arms. DIMENSIONS: Seat height can be adjusted from 19 to 22 inches and is 16 inches x 16 inches. The width between the arms is 18.5 inches. The overall width is 21 inches open and

Foldable Shower Seat (Model 9404)

The Foldable Shower Seat, model 9404, is a shower seat designed to mount directly to the wall of the shower for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, and balance disabilities who have difficulty standing in the shower. The seat folds down against the wall when not in use. The seat has a horseshoe design for hygiene. DIMENSIONS: The seat height can be adjusted from 20 inches to 23 inches and is 16 inches x 16 inches. When folded the seat is 5 inches wide. CAPACITY: The weight capac

Foldaway Swing Frame (Model 8Tlfs)

The Foldaway Swing Frame, model 8TLFS, is hardware for therapeutic suspension equipment. This folding frame may be used indoors or outdoors and accommodates a single swinging item (not included). If a pull beam (not included) is required, it can be bolted directly to the center bracket. OPTIONS: Groundstay extensions for added stability. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 84 x 71 x 98 inches. CAPACITY: 224 pounds.

Folding Commode (Model 8700)

The Folding Commode, model 8700, is a folding height-adjustable commode designed for use by individuals with balance disabilities and mobility disabilities and incontinence. The folding frame enables it to be used for travel. DIMENSIONS: Seat height adjusts from 16 to 20 inches and the overall width is 20.5 inches. CAPACITY: Maximum weight capacity is 300 pounds.

Following Directions: Left And Right

Following Directions: Left and Right is a tutorial program designed to provide practice in following directions and use of short term memory while reinforcing left/right discrimination concepts for children and adults with language learning disabilities, developmental disabilities, physical disabilities, autism and attention deficit disorders. In ten activities of increasing difficulty, students are asked to move objects to particular positions on the screen using the commands "left" and "right.

Following Directions: One And Two-Level Commands

Following Directions: One- and Two-Level Commands is a direction tutorial program designed to increase auditory comprehension, reinforce basic concepts, improve responses to classroom instructions, build independence and facilitate classroom inclusion for children and adults with language-learning disabilities, developmental disabilities, physical disabilities, autism, and attention deficit disorders. This program provides practice in following one- and two-step directions and using short-term m

Food Service Entry-Level Words (Fds)

Food Service Entry-Level Words is a job readiness and vocabulary enhancement training system designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of five duplicatable books can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups. Each book provides students with a vocabulary of technical terms related to the food service industry so students develop functional and job-related reading skills. Available as a set, the individual titles incl

Forbrain Auditory Processing Disorder Treatment Tool,

Forbrain® acts as a man made Auditory Feedback Loop (the natural processing of sound in the brain) and is designed for use by people with Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) or Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD), or for individuals who have trouble regulating the volume of their voice. Is intended to retrain the for forebrain (the front of the brain) to assist with improving the perception of the voice. This Auditory Processing Disorder Treatment Tool, “Forbrain,” includes auditory discr

Formboard With A Brain (Model 207)

Formboard with a Brain, model 207, is a puzzle switch, eye hand coordination activity, fine motor training device, and sensory integration activity designed for use by children and adults who have visual memory problems. This teaching device can be customized to the needs and abilities of the user, starting with one or two shapes and building to a sequence of shapes. By gradually increasing the challenge, the user’s memory skills, counting skills, spatial concepts, listening skills, and ability

Formboard With Removable Hands (Model 1-03700-00)

Formboard with Removable Hands, model 1-03700-00, is a form board and spatial orientation activity designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision or cognitive disabilities. This form board has a base with incised left and right hand shapes and removable hand pieces. The tops of the hand pieces are smooth and the bottoms are textured. This activity promotes orientation to left and right hand positions and texture recognition. Print instructions are included. COLOR: Base is light gr

Fotodialer

The FotoDialer is an automatic dialer designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities, visual disabilities, or fine motor disabilities. This device enables users to dial an analog telephone without using the standard keypad. The FotoDialer has six plastic pages, each of holds 24 pictures of people, places, or symbols that illustrate the person or organization that a phone number contacts. The user presses the button adjacent to a picture to dial the corresponding telephone

Freedom

The Freedom is a wandering patient system designed for use in residential and institutional settings with people who have autism, Alzheimer's disease, dementia and other cognitive disabilities that may cause wandering. The Freedom system is composed of three modules - a handheld receiver, a wireless transmitter and locator worn on the wrist, and a charging station for the receiver and the locator. The portable radio frequency (RF) receiver can track the location of the transmitter. It has a rang

Freeze Dance Blue & Freeze Dance Periwinkle

Freeze Dance Blue and Freeze Dance Periwinkle are touch activated toys designed for use by children with severe physical, upper extrmity, and vision disabilities. When Blues's or Periwinkle's (sold separately) paw is pressed, they dance and move. Blue's paws move up and down as she plays her keyboard and she barks "Magenta's Coming Over." Periwinkle's head moves as he says his signature phrases into his microphone. Children can hear the "Blue's Clues Theme Song" when they press either toy's righ

Fresco

Fresco is a drawing and graphics program designed for use by children with learning and cognitive disabilities. The program offers a choice of media, including crayons, charcoal, pastels, airbrush, and watercolors, as well as a choice of surfaces from plain paper to a variety of canvases. The program also offers experimenting with symmetry and tiling efects, picture brushes for creative effects, multiple paint palettes, realistic effects, repeating patterns, and realistic stencil effects. Fully

Frette Crib

The Frette Crib is a circle bed designed for use with infants with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Designed to promote infant safety and provide an unrestricted view for the developing child, this metal crib offers easier child access to parents and eliminates the dangers of sharp corners found on standard cribs. The crib has a hand-forged iron dome and drop-side access and includes a high-density foam mattress. OPTIONS: Bedding and linens watterproof pad, and mattress pad. DIMENSIONS

Fridge Lock

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide customized childproof refrigerator lock for a child with autism that can be easily opened by an adult, but not allow for the child to accidentally lock himself inside the refrigerator. The final design includes two purpose-made pad bolts mounted in metal boxes on top of the refrigerator and freezer doors. The bolts are spring-loaded to make them extend and engage in a slot in a plate which is mounted between the bolts on the top of the fridge cabinet and pr

Fridge Phonics

Fridge Phonics is an educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. To use, place the letter in the magnetic letter reader and push the letter to hear its name and sound through a fun phonics song. The magnetic letter reader attaches securely to a refrigerator or other metal base. POWER: Uses three triple-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 5 x 4 x 1.5 inches.

Friendly Facts: Help Challenged Students Learn How To Make Friends

Friendly facts is a program designed to help students with autism develop social skills and social understanding. This program teaches what a true friend is, how to be a friend, making friends, staying friends and more.

From A To Z

From A to Z is an alphabet game and language tutorial program designed for use by children with learning or cognitive disabilities. The program helps users develop and practice visual, auditory, and memory skills needed for letter and word recognition. Users choose the letter they wish to practice on the menu screen, and the program provides a set of activities for each letter. Users can press the letter to see a word and a picture and hear the spoken word. Activities include word building, find

Full Length Fleece Suit (Models 780, 781 & 782)

The Full Length Fleece Suit, models 780, 781 and 782, is a child’s jumper designed for use by children with incontinence or who have difficulty dressing. It is available in two styles: with a full-length front zipper or with a 22-inch back zipper. The version with a back zipper includes a tab at the top of the zipper that snaps to discourage children who are prone to undressing themselves. This suit is made of a 50-50 poly cotton sweatshirt fleece. It has long sleeves and full-length legs and ca

Full Length Fleece Suit (Models 783, 784, 785, 786, 787 & 788)

The Full Length Fleece Suit, models 783, 784, 785, 786, 787 and 788, is a jumpsuit designed for use by adults with incontinence or who have difficulty dressing. It is available in two styles: with a full-length front zipper or with a 22-inch back zipper. The version with a back zipper includes a tab at the top of the zipper that snaps to discourage people who are prone to undressing themselves. This suit is made of a 50-50 poly cotton sweatshirt fleece. It has long sleeves and full-length legs a

Full Length Knit Suit (Models 790, 791 & 792)

The Full Length Knit Suit, models 790, 791 and 792, is a child’s jumper designed for use by children with incontinence or who have difficulty dressing. It is available in two styles: with a full-length front zipper or with a 22-inch back zipper. The version with a back zipper includes a tab at the top of the zipper that snaps to discourage children who are prone to undressing themselves. This suit is made of a 65% cotton-35% polyester interlock knit that stretches 4 inches in width and 1.5 inche

Full Length Knit Suit (Models 793, 794, 795, 796, 797 & 798)

The Full Length Knit Suit, models 793, 794, 795, 796, 797 and 798, is a jumpsuit designed for use by adults with incontinence or who have difficulty dressing. It is available in two styles: with a full-length front zipper or with a 22-inch back zipper. The version with a back zipper includes a tab at the top of the zipper that snaps to discourage people who are prone to undressing themselves. This suit is made of a 65% cotton-35% polyester interlock knit that stretches 4 inches in width and 1.5

Fun And Function Chewy Wristbands, Model WR3435

Fun And Function Chewy Wristbands designed for use by children with sensory processing disorders, cognitive impairments and developmental delays.  It provided an alternative for children who chew their clothes. It is made out of organic cotton. The wristbands are a snug fit and safe for mouthing. It can also be used by individual who drool. 

Fun With Directions Hd

Fun With Directions HD is a voice output language, vocabulary tutorial program and a cause and effect and behavior training program designed for use by language therapists and parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or parent to use an Apple iPad to help children to practice listening, auditory memory and auditory processing as well as following directions and learning colors

Fun With Directions Hd Lite

Fun With Directions HD Lite is a voice output language, vocabulary tutorial program and a cause and effect and behavior training program designed for use by language therapists and parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or parent to use an Apple iPad to help children to practice listening, auditory memory and auditory processing as well as following directions and learning co

Functional Communication Profile - Revised (FCP-R)

The Functional Communication Profile - Revised (FCP-R) is a language development evaluation system designed for use for assessment of individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities or autism. This descriptive assessment tool can be used to evaluate communication skills in individuals with developmental and acquired delays, from pre-kindergarten children through adults, in any setting, regardless of form of communication (sign, non-verbal, or augmentative). There is no scoring system, b

Functional Living Skills And Behavioral Rules Cd

The Functional Living Skills and Behavioral Rules CD is a behavioral training flash card program designed for use by parents and teachers of children and adults with behavioral, cognitive, and communication disabilities.The program contains over 1,000 full-color photographs of children, adolescents, and adults engaged in a variety of functional activities. Activity areas include daily schedules and routines, personal hygiene/grooming, toileting, homework, leisure, simple meal preparation, commun

Funny Drummy (Model 2741)

The Funny Drummy, model 2741, is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children ages twelve months and up with fine motor and neurological disabilities. It features a large plastic base in the shape of a drum, a large plastic drumstick, a five-block shape sorter on one side, and a plastic carrying handle The blocks which fit in the sorter help teach shapes and colors. Once the plastic circle, square, triangle, flower, and half moon have been sorted, each one makes a different sou

Funtastik (Model 2244)

Funtastik, model 2244, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with cognitive and severe physical disabilities. Activate the brightly colored squishy pads to see blinking multi-colored lights, hear musical tunes and the "Little Miss Muffet" nursery rhyme, feel vibration, and watch the glitter dome and items spin about. Each sensory activation plays separately from 7 to 18 seconds. The squishy fluid in the pads moves through the center and goes back and forth when pushed or pounded. PO

Ge Photophone With 7-Inch Picture Caller Id (Model 27956Fe1)

The GE PhotoPhone with 7-inch Picture Caller ID, model 27956FE1, is a cordless telephone with picture caller identification (ID) designed for use by individuals with low vision, Alzheimer's disease, or cognitive disabilities. This cordless phone comes with a digital picture frame, which displays a picture slideshow in conjunction with caller ID. The phone stores up to 100 images internally, and accepts SD, XD, and MS memory cards. The phone is desk or wall mountable, and is hearing aid compatibl

Gel Foam Picture Frame

Gel Foam Picture Frame is designed for use by older individuals and individuals who have experienced a traumatic brain injury, or stroke.  The picture frame is a heat sealed vinyl frame with a gel pocket in the front and a back pocket that allows one to insert any graphic that challenges or attracts the interest of the user. The product can be used as a learning tool or as a place to house familiar pictures.

General Employability Skills Titles (Cle)

General Employability Skills Titles is a prevocational job skills training system designed for use by high school students and adults with cognitive or other disabilities. The unit, which is part of the Life Skills Curriculum, has 21 duplicatable books, 21 duplicatable CD-ROMs and 21 online lessons that equip students with the knowledge and skills to set goals for themselves and make better personal choices. Students can use this curriculum independently or in groups. Titles include Earning Mone

Geometric Counting Cylinders (Model G3080)

The Geometric Counting Cylinders, model G3080, are a math skills game designed for use by children with cognitive, learning, or fine motor disabilities. This hardwood manipulative set develops geometric shape recognition, counting skills, and shape sorting. A hardwood storage box is included. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 3 x 5 x 7.5 inches. WEIGHT: 1.4 pounds.

GestureTek Cube

The GestureTek Cube is designed for children 4-13 years of age with cognitive and learning disabilities, physical and motor disability associated with cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and Down’s syndrome.  It is an interactive turnkey, plug and play portable interactive floor display system used to support cause and effect development, math and science. The Cube projects an image on the floor and as the users approach and interact, their movements and gestures transform the projected image

GestureTek® GroundFX™

GestureTek® GroundFX™ is designed for use by children with cognitive and learning disabilities, physical and motor disability associated with cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and Down’s syndrome. It produces visual effects through the projection of images onto surfaces including floors, walls, and tables. GestureTek’s® tracking system continuously detects body position which allows for real-time interaction between clients and projected image. Step on pools of water to create ripples. Or s

GestureTek® Immersive Therapy Cart

GestureTek® Immersive Therapy Cart is designed for clients with limited mobility as a result of spinal cord injury, neurological impairments as well as for clients who have been placed on limited physical activity.  It is a mobile solution that provides over 25 different applications and delivers them to clients in multiple locations of facility (i.e. hospital rooms, atriums, lounge, etc). With this complete mobile solution featuring over 50 immersive applications, clients have the opportunity t

Getting Along For Success (Gasmc)

Getting Along for Success curriculum is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of 17 duplicatable books, 17 duplicatable CD-ROMs, and 17 online lessons can be used by high school students and adults. This series is designed for students to use independently or in groups and is designed to help equip students with the knowledge and skills to be successful, happy, and think well

Giant 4 In A Row

Giant 4 In A Row is a giant game board game designed for use by children and adults of all ages. It can be played in many different positions. Positioned on the floor, it can be played while users are in a side sitting, kneeling or half kneeling position. Players can also play with it while sitting on a therapy ball or T stool. When the game is positioned on a table top, it becomes an activity aimed at improving players upper extremity range of motion and shoulder stability. Single players can u

Giant 8-Tone Drum

The Giant 8-Tone Drum is an auditory stimulation activity designed for use with individuals with hearing, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. This drum is used to produce resonation for auditory processing. The large drum produces deep vibration and eight separate tones. Handcrafted of hardwoods, the drum has a rubber foot on each side so that it can be played table-style. Flipping the drum on its side enables an individual to lie on its surface to feel the vibrations as another person play

Giant Knobbed Puzzles

The Giant Knobbed Puzzles are large knobbed puzzles designed for use with children with fine motor or cognitive disabilities. Each wood silk-screened puzzle depicts a different animal, food, or daily living activity. Subjects include vegetables, fuit, gardening items, tools, table setting, a snail, a butterfly, a turtle, and a rooster. By manipulating the larger puzzle pieces, children are encouraged to heighten their visual perception, problem solving, and eye-hand coordination skills. Each puz

Ginger Spelling And Grammar Checker

The Ginger Spelling and Grammar Checker is a word processor program with voice output option designed for use by individuals with dyslexia. This program enables children and adults with learning disabilities to independently write comprehensible, error-free text in English. The kinds of spelling mistakes commonly generated by people with dyslexia are corrected automatically based on context and phonetic word similarity. The program corrects phonetic spelling mistakes, unusual spelling mistakes,

Glo Worm With Switch (Model 8014)

The Glo Worm with Switch, model 8014, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, severe physical, cognitive, or emotional disabilities or spinal cord injury. Press the attached capability switch or squeeze the toy and the Glo Worm comforts with a gentle light and lullabies. POWER: Uses 3 double-A batteriess. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 10 x 7 inches.

Going To A Restaurant Language Kit (Model Lk-Gr)

The Going to a Restaurant Language Kit, model LK-GR, is a personal skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. The materials in this unit help students understand what to expect when going to a restaurant. Events are sequenced in the Boardmaker book and computer story, and reinforce appropriate social behavior. Extension activities include a restaurant scavenger hunt, money skills worksheet, and restaurant role play.

Going To The Dentist Language Kit (Model Lk-Dds)

The Going to the Dentist Language Kit, model LK-DDS, is an independent living skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. The materials in this unit help students understand what to expect when going to the dentist. Events are sequenced in a Boardmaker book and a computer story with digital photos. Sequence cards reinforce the events and reassure the child, both in the classroom and while at the dentist. The kit also includes a

Going To The Doctor Language Kit (Model Lk-Do)

The Going to the Doctor Language Kit, model LK-DO, is an independent living skills and language tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. The materials in this unit help students understand what to expect when going to the doctor. Materials include a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (see entry); an interactive computer book that combines text, pictures, speech and sound

Gooshy Step Talking Sequencer (Model 673)

The Gooshy Step Talking Sequencer, model 673, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. When the device is activated, it plays a series of pre-recorded messages (a total of 300 seconds long), allowing a user with limited communication skills to carry on a simple conversation. The device can be used for sequencing, testing, directions, multiplication, memorization, medical instructions, storytelling, and sing-along. P

Gotalk 9+

GoTalk 9+ is a direct selection communicator designed to be used for both communicating and speech training for individuals with a speech disability or who need help remembering daily tasks. It features a built-in handle and nine message keys with four distinct levels that can be recorded and re-recorded as necessary. This communicator has six minutes of memory to record up to 36 messages with up to ten seconds per message. A record lock feature eliminates accidental erasure, and a level lock pr

Gotalk Button (Model Gt-00W)

The GoTalk Button, model GT-00W, is a single-message communicator with a built-in magnet designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication or speech disabilities. This portable device records one 10-second message. The user presses the unit's large button to play the message. The built-in magnet holds the button on the refrigerator or any metal surface. POWER: Uses batteries (included). DIMENSIONS: 2 inches in diameter. WEIGHT: Less than one ounce.

Gotalk Card (Model Gt-C01W)

The GoTalk Card, model GT-C01W, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. The card is made with laminated card stock and holds two pictures, one on the front and one inside. The user presses the play button to hear a recorded message, with a total of 10 seconds recording time. POWER: Uses battery (included).

Gotalk Pocket (Model Gt-P06)

GoTalk Pocket, model GT-P06, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This hand- or pocket-sized communicator has six message keys with five levels, for a total of 30 possible messages. Overlays slide in place and are stored in a removable compartment on the back. Total recording time is 5 minutes. The casing is rugged and contoured. POWER: Uses 3 triple-A batteries (included). WEIGHT: 7 ounces.

Grace

Grace is a direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, developmental, learning or speech disabilities, or autism. This application, or app, enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The program comes with a basic vocabulary of pictures that are categorized. The program can be customized by adding

Grammar

Grammar is an academic, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from third grade through ninth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program features six self-paced sections designed to build an understanding of sentence structure. Grammar begins with the identification of subject and predicate and the introduction of proper and common nouns in the first section; then progresses to verbs, tense and subject-verb agreement in the second section. The third se

Grid Player

Grid Player is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning, developmental or speech disabilities, or autism. This application, or app, enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. Grid Player is designed for use with The Grid 2 software (see separate entry), allowing the user

Grocery Signs And Words

Grocery Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 250 signs and words which are essential for shopping in a grocery store. Categories include shopping terms (aisle, cart, checkout, etc.); beverages (apple juice, water, lemonade, etc.), health and beauty (aspirin, cough drops, shampoo, etc.); frozen foods (chicken breasts, pizza, frozen dinners, etc.); pro

Grocery Signs And Words

Grocery Signs and Words is a consumer and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce words and phrases relating to shopping in a grocery store, including all types of products available. The application contains 250 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Grocery Signs and Words can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-prot

Grooming

Grooming is a personal skills and independent living tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce basic grooming for independent living. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Grooming can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protected administration section. The administrator can make specific assignments for each user ba

Growing With Timocco Home Edition

Growing with Timocco Home Edition is a set of five games created for children to practice and improve a variety of motor and cognitive abilities. Each game focuses on a specific set of abilities, and enables the user to select difficulty levels and other settings. Therapists, teachers and parents can adjust the games to the child’s specific needs. All five games share the same identifying character – Timocco the friendly monkey. During play, children help Timocco achieve his tasks as they naviga

Guardian 2010 Stove Guard For Electric Cook Tops

The Guardian 2010 Stove Guard for Electric Cook Tops is a stove safety sensor designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities or Alzheimer's disease. The system includes a electronic monitoring unit (EMU) that monitors the appliance's use and a power box that controls power to the cooktop. In addition to the Basic Model, this product is offered in two other versions: the Delay Model has a "press and hold" feature that is designed to prevent users from easily changing settin

Guardian 2010 Stove Guard For Regular Range

The Guardian 2010 Stove Guard for Regular Range is a stove safety sensor designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities or Alzheimer’s disease. The system includes a electronic monitoring unit (EMU) that monitors the appliance's use and a power box that controls power to the range. In addition to the Basic Model, this product is offered in two other versions: the Delay Model has a "press and hold" feature that is designed to prevent users from easily changing settings so i

Guess How I Feel? Game

The Guess How I Feel? Game is an interactive game, designed for children (including users who are on the autism spectrum and users with speech and language delays) to provide social skills training, to help them understand feelings and reactions to different situations. Also to show them how to recognize and describe what they see in other people's expressions. Players take turns sharing and guessing each others reactions to 50 situations vividly pictured on cards. Examples include dropping an i

Guide For Inserting Magazines Into Envelopes

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable individuals with cognitive disabilities to insert magazines in envelopes. This Guide features a metal plate with raised sides that enable the user to align the magazine with the envelope and slide it in. The Guide clamps to a bench or counter and is reversible for right- or left-handed use. TITLE: Making Work Easy. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol. 12 no. 1, Autumn 2001: p. 12-13. PAGES (including cover): 3 2001.

Gund Storytime Bear

The Gund Storytime Bear is a stuffed animal designed for use by children with low vision or cognitive disabilities. When the bear's paw is pressed, it reads the poem, "The Night Before Christmas." Pressing the paw again stops the reading. The bear reads in a natural male voice, not a computer voice. While reading, the bear's mouth moves in sync with the words, the head and body move. Five seconds of recording time is provided to enable a child's name to be inserted. The bear will then greet the

H-21 Ez See Keyboard

The H-21 EZ See Keyboard is a large print keyboard designed for use by individuals who have low vision or fine motor or cognitive disabilities. Two versions are available. The yellow-keys version is designed for use by people with visually impairments and has yellow keys with large print black labels. The colored-rows version is intended for special needs learners. On the colored-rows version, the 3 rows of letter keys are different colors, and the number, punctuation and function keys are all w

H-78 Big Blue-Tooth Keyboard And Largekeys Keyboard

The H-78 ‘BIG Blue’-Tooth Keyboard and LARGEKeys Keyboard are large key, large print keyboards designed for use by individuals with motor skill or cognitive disabilities. The ‘BIG Blue’-Tooth Keyboard connects to a tablet, Macintosh, or PC that is Bluetooth-enabled via Bluetooth; and the LARGEKey Keyboard is connected to computer via USB. The user can angle the keyboard at 45 or other angles with a keyboard stand (sold separately). This keyboard is available with key rows of red, blue, yellow an

Hair Phonics 2

Hair Phonics 2 is an educational app designed for use by children ages 4-6 years of age.  It can be use by children with dyslexia, cognitive or learning disabilities.  Children work on the following phonemic sounds: ai, ay, ee, ea, ie, oa, oi, oy, oo.  Learners are guided through a structured sequence of learning.  Phonic animations link an action with the sound. Children also trace the letters with their finger.  There are also games to blend the phonemes into a whole word.

Hair Washing Visor

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To keep shampoo out of they eyes of a child with intellectual disabilities who has difficulty understanding instructions to close her eyes or hold a wash cloth over them. A full-circle visor was made of clear plastic. A hole in the center fits over the child's and elastic lace around the opening ensures a secure fit. Hat wire was sewn into the outside edge of the plastic to keep the brim stiff. TITLE: Happy Hair Wash. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 26, Number 3, Oc

Hairy Letters

Hair Letters is an educational app designed for use by children ages 4-6 years of age.  It can be use by children with dyslexia, cognitive or learning disabilities.  Users interact with animations and trace the letter shape onscreen with their finger.  Tracing the letters allows the users learn to form each letter shape with their finger. Games are designed to reinforce learning and build letters into simple words.   Letter sounds come to life with animated characters.  Play games to blend lette

Haley's Joy On-The-Go 1 Swing System With Reagan’s Ride Upright Soft Seat Attachment

Haley’s Joy On-the-Go 1 Swing System with Reagan’s Ride Upright Soft Seat Attachment is a portable swing designed for children and adults with physical and neurological disabilities. This portable swing can be set up in a few minutes without tools. The swing is secured through snap-button assembly. Haley’s Joy comes complete with swing frame, dual hanging points for linear swinging, mat, and duffel bag. The mat is lightweight and made of a high-strength fabric with floor grippers underneath

Haley's Joy On-The-Go 1 Swing System With Sensory Wrap Attachment

Haley’s Joy On-the-Go 1 Swing System is a portable swing designed for children and adults with physical and neurological disabilities. This portable swing can be set up without tools. The swing is secured through snap-button assembly. Haley’s Joy comes complete with swing frame, dual hanging points for linear swinging, mat, and duffel bag. The mat is lightweight and made of a high-strength fabric with floor grippers underneath to keep it stable. It is 100% latex-free. The swing frame and mat

Haley's Joy On-The-Go 3 Swing System With Sensory Wrap Attachment

Haley’s Joy On-the-Go 3 Swing System with Sensory Wrap Attachment is a portable swing designed for children and adults with physical and neurological disabilities. This portable swing can be set up in a few minutes without tools. The swing is secured through snap-button assembly. Haley’s Joy comes complete with swing frame, dual hanging points for linear swinging, mat, and duffel bag. The mat is lightweight and made of a high-strength fabric with floor grippers underneath to keep it stable.

Haley’s Joy On-The-Go 2 Swing System With Reagan’s Ride Upright Soft Seat Attachment

Haley’s Joy On-the-Go 2 Swing System with Reagan’s Ride Upright Soft Seat Attachment is a portable swing designed for children and adults with physical and neurological disabilities. This portable swing can be set up in a few minutes without tools. The swing is secured through snap-button assembly. Haley’s Joy comes complete with swing frame, dual hanging points for linear swinging, mat, and duffel bag. The mat is lightweight and made of a high-strength fabric with floor grippers underneath t

Haley’s Joy On-The-Go 2 Swing System With Sensory Wrap Attachment

Haley’s Joy On-the-Go 2 Swing System with Sensory Wrap Attachment is a portable swing designed for children and adults with physical and neurological disabilities. This portable swing can be set up in a few minutes without tools. The swing is secured through snap-button assembly. Haley’s Joy comes complete with swing frame, dual hanging points for linear swinging, mat, and duffel bag. The mat is lightweight and made of a high-strength fabric with floor grippers underneath to keep it stable.

Halotalk

HaloTalk is a communicator program and prompter designed for use by individuals with communication cognitive, learning or speech disabilities or autism. This program enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The program comes with over 50 pairs of responses commonly used daily. Each pre-defined response/adjective is natural voice-enabled, with visual cues to help

Handling Your Money (Mmm)

Handling Your Money is a money management training system designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of fourteen duplicatable books is written at a third to sixth grade reading level and can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups. These books cover basic information that students need to know to make them intelligent personal money managers. Each book teaches a specific set of skills and starts with a pretest. Ava

Handshake

PROTOTYPE------Handshake is an android app that helps bicyclists with cognitive and learning disabilities navigate without having to look at their phones. It does so by providing haptic feedback for turn-by-turn navigation. The user enters the start and destination address in the app. The app then gets data from Google navigation APIs and parses out the geo-coordinates for each turn. The phones GPS is also being sampled with every location update. If the phone GPS is less than 5 meters of a turn

Hanging Canvas Seat

The Hanging Canvas Seat is a hammock suspension swing designed for use by individuals with emotional, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. This self-supporting seat is adjustable for lying back or sitting in an upright position. The seat is made of washable canvas, and the two side poles are sanded and made of natural maple. The swing's therapeutic effect is provided by its movement combined with deep pressure. It can be rolled up for transportation and suspended from any two point suspensio

Happy Duck

Happy Duck is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program is designed for early language development and switch training. The program contains 45 line drawings of everyday objects, animals, and vehicles. Users can choose to color all or some of these images with one switch press or several. Coloring is accompanied with sound effects and a final sound reward

Happy Geese

Happy Geese is a modified game program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with autism and cognitive or learning disabilities. This iPad application (or app) includes two classic board games - The Game of the Goose and Snakes & Ladders - and is designed to help children learn each game one step at a time. Happy Geese features 24 game chips with cute figures of people and animals and seven different dice with colors, shapes, letters and numbers. The app is intended t

Happy Shapes (Model 6634)

Happy Shapes, model 6634, is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor and neurological disabilities. It features a large plastic, L-shaped body with a shape sorter on the bottom. Blocks in the shape of a square, circle, and triangle can simply be placed in the opening at the top to encourage babies to reach inside and choose a shape. Or, they can be pushed through the corresponding holes of the shape sorter on the bottom to encourage shape recognition. COLOR

Happy-Time Put-Em-Around (Model 8015)

The Happy Time Put-Em-Around, model 8015, is a personal skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or emotional disabilities. This device consists of a base with a large smiling face. Below the face is an icon holder, which, when pressed, activates a recorded 20-second message. The unit can be used to remind children to perform specific tasks or provide brief instructions. Lights on either side of the smile light and remain lit while the message plays, providing a visua

Hardrock

The Hardrock is a durable chair that has been specifically designed for children who are prone to rock repetitively. Hardrock also provides moderate levels of postural support for the user. It incorporates an anti-thrust system and anterior pad to provide secure postural management. Thoracic supports and stabilizers are available for children who exhibit a sideways rocking motion. Hardrock comes complete with adjustable armrests, anti-thrust seat cushion, tray, skis (for size 2 and 3), mobil

Hayley’s Joy On-The-Go 3 Swing System With Small Platform Board (32” X 24”) Attachment

Haley’s Joy On-the-Go 3 Swing System with Small Platform Board (32" x 24") Attachment is a portable swing designed for children and adults with physical and neurological disabilities. This portable swing can be set up in a few minutes without tools. The swing is secured through snap-button assembly. Haley’s Joy comes complete with swing frame, dual hanging points for linear swinging, mat, and duffel bag. The mat is lightweight and made of a high-strength fabric with floor grippers underneath

Health Buddy

Health Buddy is a remote health monitoring system designed for use for home monitoring of seniors and individuals with disabilities. The device connects to any standard phone line and contains a brightly lit liquid crystal display (LCD) screen with four touch buttons. The user answers and reviews personalized health questions and receives reminders about their condition on a daily basis. The information is automatically transmitted via standard telephone line to a secure data center, from which

Health Care Entry-Level Words (Whk)

Health Care Entry-Level Words is a job readiness and vocabulary enhancement training system designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of five duplicatable books can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups. These duplicatable books teach students a vocabulary of technical terms and help students to develop functional and job-related reading skills. Available as a set, the titles include: General Health Care; Direct

Hearit Perfect (Model 200)

The Hearit Perfect, model 200, is an auditory evaluation system designed for use with individuals with dyslexia, attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or hearing or auditory processing disabilities. This assessment tool offers three levels of noise reduction and can be adjusted for attenuation, auditory gain and treble range frequencies. The maximum gain at 1.6 KiloHertz is adjustable from 20 to 40 decibels (dB) and the maximum gain is adjustable from

Hearit Perfect Combo (Model 225)

The Hearit Combo, model 225, is a communication aid for individuals with hearing disabilities coupled with attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or traumatic brain injury (TBI). This set is designed for those who are easily distracted and have difficulty distinguishing speech from background noise. Included are the Hearit, model 200, communication aid (see entry) and a neckloop telecoil for use with behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing aids.

Hearit Se (Model 500)

The Hearit SE, model 500, is an auditory training activity designed for use with individuals with dyslexia, attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or hearing or auditory processing disabilities. This tool consists of a microphone unit and headset. The device is used for individual training therapy to help students with articulation difficulties with self-monitoring and improved production of sounds. The instrument can also be used independently by a st

Hearit Se 3 Step Training Kit (Model 560)

The Hearit SE 3 Step Training Kit, model 560, is an auditory training activity designed for use with individuals with dyslexia, attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or hearing or auditory processing disabilities. This kit includes the Hearit SE, accessories for Speech Therapy/Bilingual Kit and Broadcaster (see entries) to facillitate individual, small group, or classroom work.

Hearit Se Combo (Model 525)

The Hearit Combo, model 525, is a hearing aid accessory designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities coupled with attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or traumatic brain injury (TBI). This set is designed for those who are easily distracted and have difficulty distinguishing speech from background noise. Included are the Hearit SE, model 500, communication aid (see entry) and a neckloop telecoil for use with behind-the-ear (BTE) hearing

Heatguard Tmv3 Shower Valve (Model Dc153)

The Heatguard TMV3 Shower Valve, model DC153, is a a water temperature control valve designed to prevent scalding of individuals with cognitive or severe physical disabilities or Alzheimers disease. This shower valve contains a single-piece thermostatic cartridge with a temperature sensitive element that expands and contracts depending on the temperature of the water flowing past it. This changes the size of the openings through which the hot and cold water enter the shower, and balances the tem

Hedge Maze Area Rug

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: 1. To create a hedge maze for recreation.

Helpikeys

Helpikeys is designed for use by individuals with low vision and cognitive and learning disabilities. Helpikeys is a programmable membrane keyboard which replaces a traditional keyboard and mouse. It comes with five standard overlays which are recognized by the keyboard when inserted under the protective membrane. As a programmable alternative keyboard, Helpikeys can be changed by using one of these five standard overlays, or by using the Helpikeys Layout Builder software (included) that allows

Hey Presto!

Hey Presto! is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, or upper extremity disabilities,or spinal cord injury. The program is designed to help develop visual perception and language skills as well as early switch techniques. The program can be accessed through a single switch or through the keyboard, a touch screen, or a mouse. This cause and effect switch program has simple graphics, animation, and sound rewards. It is suitable for all ages and

Hip Supports For Chairs That Have Sides

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- Description: Two vinyl covered foam blocks to place between the sides of the chair and the hips while the student is seated.

Homesenser

The HomeSenser is a stove safety sensor designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities or Alzheimer's disease. The system includes a power box that controls power to the stove and a monitoring unit with a motion detector that monitors the appliance's use and sensors to track the state of the stove controls. The monitoring unit will display a green light when the stove is off. When the stove is turned on, it displays a yellow light. When the monitor detects no activity for

Hometova Attention Screening Test

The HomeTOVA Attention Screening Test is a cognitive rehabililtation evaluation program designed for use by individuals with attention deficit disorder (ADD), brain injury, learning disabilities, stroke, and other cognitive and neurological disabilities. This software program is a performance-based screening test for attention and impulsivity problems, based on the Test of Variables of Attention (TOVA). It is not a questionnaire. The test measures the testtaker's attention as the testtaker uses

How Do You Feel? Language Kit (Model Lk-Hdf)

The How Do You Feel? Language Kit, model LK-HDF, is a cognitive, language, and personal skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. This unit helps students understand emotions. It contains two print books, each presenting two opposing emotions, such as happy or sad, excited or mad. The books are written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines. Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (Boardmaker; see entry) provide visual support. A

Hula Hoops

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To provide different size hoop targets for children working on improving strength and eye hand coordination during throwing activity. MATERIALS: Underwater sprinkler pipe ($20 for 100 feet from Menards Store) Double male connecter ($.50 each) Athletic tape DIRECTIONS: 1. Cut pipe to desired length 2. Insert male connecter into pipe ends to form a circle. 3. Wrap the seam with tape

Hygien-E Coaching Program

The Hygien-E Coaching Program is a personal skills and independent living skills program designed for people with cognitive, developmental and learning disabilities. The Hygien-E Coaching program consists of a series of DVDs and audio CDs that provide instruction for activities of daily living, grooming and hygiene, such as bathing, hand-washing and brushing teeth. The user(s) watch the DVD initially for an explanation and demonstration of the skill being taught. The animated character Billy the

Hygiene

Hygiene is a personal skills and independent living tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce basic hygiene for independent living. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Hygiene can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protected administration section. The administrator can make specific assignments for each user based

Hygienic Adjustable Bath Benches (Models 9050 & 9060)

The Hygienic Adjustable Bath Benches are bath seats designed for use by individuals with mobility, balance,and cognitive disabilities who have difficulty standing in a tub or shower. Available with or without a backrest, the benches have a horseshoe design for hygiene purposes. The hard plastic seat and back have multiple drainage holes and the legs are equipped with non-skid rubber tips. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): Seat adjusts from 14 to 20 inches x 12 inches x 16 inches. CAPACITY: Weight capacity is

Hygienic Bathtub Seat With Back (Model 9403)

The Bathtub Seat with Back, model 9403, is a bath seat designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, and balance disabilities who have difficulty sitting in the bathtub. The seat has arms with rubber tips which extend from the seat to the sides of the bathtub to support the chair in the tub. The seat has a horseshoe design for hygiene purposes. DIMENSIONS: The seat is 16 x 16 inches. The overall width is 28 inches. CAPACITY: The weight capacity is 250 pounds.

i Get... My Schedules at School Social Skills Stories

i Get... My Schedules at School is a fully customizable application designed for use children with developmental delays, language impairments, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), auditory processing disorders, Pervasive Developmental Disorder -- Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS), autism and Down syndrome. It offers a photo social skill story for individuals that need support in understanding the sequence of their school day. Forty-two icons with real picture images are used to illu

I Have Autism Book

"I Have Autism" is a children’s book to help parents and teachers explain autism to a young child. In this book, the main character, Alex, has autism. He talks about how autism affects his behavior and other aspects of his life. The story of Alex can improve the self-esteem of any child with autism and help explain why he/she is different.

Icanemail (Models Sm-24 & Sm-27)

ICanEmail is a voice output electronic mail program designed for use by individuals with learning, visual, or physical disabilities. This full-screen talking email program operates in a sequential manner, where it asks one question at a time, such as "Who would you like to send this to?" or "If you'd like to speak your message, you can do that here." The email partner (sender or recipient) does not require any special software to interact with the user of this program. The program also enables t

Icommunicate

iCommunicate is a symbolic and director selection communicator program and prompter for people with communication or cognitive disabilities. The program allows an individual to use an Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as a communicator and cognitive aid. iCommunicate allows an image (including a picture or a symbol) to be related to a specific word or phrase and to an audio clip. The user selects a picture and the associated audio clip will play. If no audio recording is available, the program ha

Ida-Reader

ida-reader is a digital talking book player program designed for use by people who are blind, dyslexic, or have reading disabilities or low vision. This software accepts ePub 2/ePub 3, Daisy 2.0/2.02, Daisy 3.0, HTML, RTF and XML as input and reading file formats. It has a bookshelf feature that automatically collects information on, and displays the names of, the books stored on a computer or on external devices like memory sticks, CDs or DVDs. When a book is being read, the text is displayed a

Identifind

IdentiFind is a wandering patient system designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease. The system includes wearable transmitters and wireless repeaters, and can provide in-room and facility-wide location and identification of residents. The system is managed by ResponseAlert PLUS, a server-based mission critical computer. Transmitters have LEDs for confirmation of activation and come in a choice of a convertible pendant/watch or pendant only configuration.

iDo Hygiene

iDo Hygiene is designed for use by individuals with an autistic spectrum disorder, Intellectual Disabilities and other special needs. It supports learning the most common personal hygiene daily activities (teeth brushing, shampooing, hand washing, toilet training, taking a shower, using a public bathroom, etc.). 

Idress For Weather

iDress for Weather is a personal and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to provide images and weather conditions that are essential for daily use. The user launches the app, views the weather page. The app features a customizable closet containing clothes that match the weather conditions for that day through built-in or personalized images. The user c

Iearnedthat

iEarnedThat is a behavior training program designed for use by parents or caregivers working with children with developmental or cognitive disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to list the tasks or other behaviors that they desire a child to perform, record when that task or behavior is complete, and assign a reward to the child when the activity is complete. iEarnedThat can support and track tasks and rewards for multiple

Ifollowroutine

iFollowRoutine is an independent living skills and personal skills tutorial program and reading and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child to follow routines each day before going to school and after coming home from school. The app includes a collection of standard routines for both boys and girls, and these routi

Ilne Spell 1 L - Autism Series

iLNE Spell 1 L – Autism Series is a personal skills, independent living skills and spelling tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child to spell calendar months and days. It is part of the iLearnNEarn (iLNE) series of apps based on a robust and evidence-based autism intervention model. The app is organized i

Ilne Spell 2 L - Autism Series

iLNE Spell 2 L – Autism Series is a perceptual training and spelling tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child to learn to spell colors and shapes interactively. It is part of the iLearnNEarn (iLNE) series of apps based on an evidence-based autism intervention model. The app is organized into multiple “Lea

Imed Reminder Hd

iMed Reminder HD is a medication reminder program for people with cognitive or memory issues who need to take medications regularly. It is designed to remind people to take their medications, vitamins or other treatments at the proper times and in the proper amounts. The program sends the user notifications when it is time to take a medication. The user can also view a summary list of medications on the screen. For each medication, the following information can be added: the name of the medicati

In My Dreams

In My Dreams is a language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by speech therapists and reading teachers working with children who have cognitive, communication, learning, speech or vision disabilities or autism. It is for use with an Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch. The application (or app) uses animation and repetition to promote literacy. Every page has the same sentence structure and asks the user to fill in a missing word. The app reinforces understanding of

In-Ground Trampoline

In-Ground Trampolines (IGT) can be used in activities to improve balance and gross motor skill for children and adults with neurological, physical disabilities and sensory processing disorders. The In-Ground Trampoline can also be used a source of family entertainment.

Information Labels

Information Labels is a safety awareness and consumer skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce words and phrases that are critical for understanding and properly responding to food labels; medicine information labels; medicine and other warning labels; and clothing labels. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Information Labels can be used on the same device by multiple people and

Information Labels

Information Lables is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 words associated with labels. Categories include food labels (100% natural, fat free, ready to use); medicine information labels (shake well, do not use after); medicine warning labels (may cause drowsiness, do not eat, do not exceed); and clothing labels (drip dry, dry clean, wool). Multimedia software comb

Information Signs And Words

Information Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches the 80 most common signs and words found in the community, including admission, ask for assistance, count your change, do not touch, entrance, hospital, no pets, stairway, and wait to be seated. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. The program also

Information Signs And Words

Information Signs and Words is a safety awareness and independent living tutorial program designed to teach the most common information signs and words found in our communities for people with cognitive disabilities. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Information Signs and Words can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protected administration section. The administrat

Initiating Social Skills

Initiating Social Skills is a personal and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce basic communication skills and concepts to aid a person to initiate a social interaction with another individual using socially acceptable behaviors and actions. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Initiating Social Skills can be used on the same device by multiple people and ad

Inner Lip Plate

The Inner Lip Plate is an inner lip plate designed for use by individuals with low vision or upper extremity disabilities. The lip on the dishwasher-safe plastic plate helps keep food from spilling or to guide it onto the eating utensil. DIMENSIONS: 9 inches in diameter.

Inspiration Maps App

Inspiration Maps VPP is a brainstorming and graphic organizer designed for use by visual learners with developmental disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder as well as those with executive functioning disorders. The app comes preloaded with 26 templates. Templates range from Thinking such as KWHL (“What I know” or Know, Want, How, Learn ) learning charts, lecture notes, 5 W's strategy, compare & contrast, Science- six kingdoms of biology, lab report diagram, History- issue analysis, eve

Instant Access To Living Books Overlays

Instant Access to Living Books are keytop overlays designed to provide access to the Living Books interactive books for children who are physically or developmentally disabled (see separate entry). The Access Overlays allow IntelliKeys (see separate entry) or a switch to be used to access the programs instead of a mouse. Simply slide the appropriate overlay into IntelliKeys or plug in a switch or switches, and start the program. The overlay and switch setups are sent automatically and work with

Intellitalk

Intellitalk is a voice output word processor program designed for children and adults with cognitive and/or visual disabilities. The software offers easy-to-use menus and enables users to hear letters, words, and sentences as they type, ot to have the text read back from the screen. IntelliTalk offers a choice of a variety of voices and pronouciation can be modified using the built-in pronounciation editor. The program can correctly pronounce the most common words that children learn in addition

Intellitools Classroom Suite

The IntelliTools Classroom Suite is an academic reading, writing and math tutorial program and an assessment and evaluation system for children with cognitive or learning disabilities from pre-kindergarten (Pre-K) through the fifth grade. This software was developed based upon the principles of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) that combines two educational paradigms—systematic, explicit instruction and flexible creativity tools. It is designed to allow teachers to have control over specific l

Interactive Board Books

Interactive Board Books are reading tutorial materials designed for children who have cognitive or learning disabilities. This bundle of five thick board books features stories with moveable pieces. These books allow children to read independently because the words are supported with Literacy Support Picture clues. The titles include: The Adventures of Hopper, Mixed up Morning, Monkey Business at the Market, Wonderful Snow, and At the Fire Station. OPTIONS: Individual books are available for pur

Interactive Delivery Cart

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a delivery cart that serves as both a learning and therapeutic tool, providing a safe, customizable, and fun device from which elementary school students with disabilities can learn to assume responsibility and practice essential skills. The delivery cart is a unique therapeutic device for elementary school students with disabilities, helping to promote motor skills as well as work ethic and responsibility. It is accessible to students w

Interactive Mouse for PC

The Interactive Mouse for PC is a compatible mouse designed for people with hand disabilities to allow the user to make a left click selection with a capability switch while an adult controls the mouse movement. Move the mouse over a desired area on the screen, and then the child activates his or her switch to select the item. Teaches cause and effect, directionality, and increases visual attention.

Interchangeable Music Puzzle/switch (Model 921)

The Interchangeable Music Puzzle/Switch, model 921, is a puzzle switch, adapted music box, eye hand coordination activity, and spatial orientation activity, designed for use by children and adults with brain injury or cognitive disabilities. This puzzle has removable blocks which allow the user to progressively increase the skill required to complete the task. Start with one shape and any four blank blocks and build up to five distinct shapes. When the task is completed, music plays. If a reward

Intro To Cause And Effect (Model 115)

Intro to Cause & Effect, model 115, is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. It introduces the user to the computer and the switch. It is also designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span. Each time the user presses the switch or keyboard, one of 35 animation segments with large, brightly colored geometric shapes appear on the screen accompanied by sounds. Animation segments last for approxim

Invisible Cabinet Locks

The Invisible Cabinet Locks are designed to prevent children with cognitive disabilities and deter adults with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive disabilities from opening kitchen or bathroom cabinets. These locks are invisible from the outside of the cabinet. Once installed, the cabinet door can only be opened by placing a magnetic knob-like "key" on the outside face of the cabinet in t the right place. When the key is applied properly, the door unlocks and opens freely. DIMENSIONS: The key is o

Ipad Training Grids

The iPad Training Grids is an attachment designed for use by children and adults learning to access and navigate an iPad screen by practicing selecting and swiping. Grids are laid out for: your initial home screen, iTunes app, Pandora app, and iPad keyboard. Solid acrylic grid helps the user more accurately target and select options. The iPad keyboard grid isolates each letter. Comes with a holding tray for table top use or can be placed in our iPad Mounting System. OPTIONS: iPad Mounting Syste

IPhone Document Scanner

ScanDeck™ is designed for use by individuals with or without a disability. It can be used by individuals with executive function disabilities and require assistance with organizing and keeping track of their information. ScanDeck™ is a copy stand designed to hold your iPhone at just the right height, and keep it there. Images are captured and stored in your camera roll, or can be uploaded directly to services like Evernote, Instagram, or Vine. ScanDeck™ is perfect for capturing paper documents a

Ipractice Verbs

iPractice Verbs is a voice output flash card program and a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by language therapists and parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, hearing, learning, or physical disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or parent to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to help children learn and practice basic English verbs. iPractice Verbs comes with over 120 verbs in present, present p

Ipraiseu

iPraiseU™ is designed for use by instructors and parents who often struggle to think of praise statements beyond, "Good Job!" or "Well done!" The iPraiseU™ app is a quick and easy way to praise your learners with multiple phrases, by multiple voices! Simply open the app and tap or shake your device to generate one of 100 praise statements. All are general statements appropriate for any positive behavior. Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This

Iprompts

iPrompts is a cognitive aid and prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. An application for the iPhone and iPod Touch, iPrompts enables caregivers to customize and present visual schedules, countdown timers, and choice prompts. iPrompts includes a library of several hundred stock illustrations and photographs, and is expandable to include any digital picture desired by a user. For use with the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, or an Android device. SYS

Irc Jumbo Jet (Model 6642)

IRC Jumbo Jet, model 6642, is an educational toy designed to provide auditory and visual stimulation for children with neurological disabilities. This jet comes with a simple infrared remote control that resembles real airplane controls, a Y-shaped base with a navigation screen in the center, big buttons, and indicator lights. The toy has a plastic body in the shape of a jet with windows in the front and on the sides, two engines under each wing, two wheels under the nose of the plane, and two w

Ireward

iReward is a behavior training program for people with developmental or cognitive disabilities. The program is for use with the Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch. The application prompts the user to perform a task or other behavior, and notifies him/her of a reward when the activity is complete. iReward allows the parent or caregiver of the person with a disability to enter a behavior that needs to be reinforced and select the number of tokens awarded for performing the behavior. The parent or ca

Irewardchart

iRewardChart is a behavior training program designed for use by parents or caregivers working with children with developmental or cognitive disabilities. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to list the desired tasks or other behaviors that they desire a child to perform, record when that task or behavior is complete, and assign a reward to the child when the activity is complete. iRewardChart can support and track tasks for multiple children. T

Irewardchart Lite

iRewardChart Lite is a behavior training program designed for use by parents or caregivers working with children with developmental or cognitive disabilities. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to list the desired tasks or other behaviors that they desire a child to perform, record when that task or behavior is complete, and assign a reward to the child when the activity is complete. iRewardChart Lite can support and track tasks for only one c

Iris Soundswitch

Iris SoundSwitch is designed for individuals who benefit from sensory objects and features to encourage vocalization and group activities. Unit comes complete with battery charger.This product allows you to control any wireless IRiS Listeners. Has 4 switching modes:

Iris+ App

IRiS+ is an application designed to allow an iPad®, iPhone®, or iPod Touch® to control sensory equipment or to enable the user to easily control a multi-sensory room. Offers several control switches in one— sound, touch, vibration, and movement. The full IRiS+ app is free to download and by doing so, one can control either one or a number of multi-sensory products in a variety of ways. Through touch, the user may choose Multiple Buttons Mode: Choose between two, four and eight switches to contro

Isaac System, The

The ISAAC System is a small, wearable, individualized cognitive aid and prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities, brain injury, stroke, developmental disabilities such as mental retardation, dementia, and pseudo-dementia. ISAAC attaches to the user's belt and features a small touchscreen that displays messages and prompts that the user acknowledges by touching. Because it is fully individualized and easy to use, categorically oriented, ISAAC is suitable for individual

iScheduler for Special Needs

iScheduler for Special Needs is designed for use by children with special needs to organize their daily activities and what has been completed. When tasks are finished, a musical sound plays, and stars and words are displayed. It can be a tool to assist students to be more disciplined and self-motivated. 

Istudiez Pro

iStudiez is an app designed to assist high school and college students and individuals organize their schedules, course work, lectures, labs, track tasks, deadlines, plan homework and arrange assignments. There is a built-in planner that allows the user to input and manage a variety of schedules including classic, alternating (A & B weeks), rotating and block schedule. Students and users can also add instructor’s information, such as office hours, affiliation, phone number and email addres

IT Mouse Skills

IT Mouse Skills is designed for use by children with limited motor, cognitive and physical skills that can be associated with cerebral palsy, developmental delays and neurological involvement. This program offers a series of graduated activities for someone who is beginning to use a mouse. The user is guided through a series of applications stage by stage. For example, users can move the mouse over an object, drag and drop, drag along a path and practice using drop down menus. Many games are con

It's Done!

It’s Done! is a cognitive aid, medication reminder program, and prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities or brain injury. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as a task organizer or scheduler. The app remembers later what the user does now and gives them recall of completed tasks by confirming completion of routine tasks. It’s Done! can also notify others by text or email when a task is done. The user can se

It's Sensational! Language Kit (Model Lk-Is)

The It's SENSational! Language Kit, model LK-IS, is an academic and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. This kit teaches students about their five senses. It includes a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (see entry); an interactive computer book that combines text, pictures, speech and sound; and a songboard, word cards, and vocabulary games. Students learn ab

Itake Turns

iTake Turns is a behavior training program designed for use by parents or caregivers working with children with developmental or cognitive disabilities. This application (or app) allows a parent or caregiver to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to help children learn the concept of taking turns in order to learn how to take turns in games, conversations and other situations. The child touches either the animated icon with the phrase "My turn" if it is his or her turn or the animated icon w

Ithoughts (Mindmap)

iThoughts is a mindmapping tool for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch that is designed for individuals who find it difficult to organize their thoughts and/or remember information, people with mental illness or learning disabilities, or visual learners. It enables the user to visually organize their thoughts, ideas, and information. SIZE: 35.9 Megabytes. LANGUAGE: English.

Itouchilearn Morning Routines

iTouchiLearn Morning Routines is an independent living skills and personal skills tutorial program and reading and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, learning or speech disabilities. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad to teach a child morning routine life skills through music, animation, verbal directions and interactive activities. The child progresses through each routine and receives v

Itouchilearn Numbers

iTouchiLearn Numbers is a math tutorial program and a math skills training system designed for use by parents working with children who have cognitive, learning, physical or speech disabilities. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help a child understand math concepts and enable them to apply what they learn to new situations through a blend of curriculum based early learning with verbal directions and animated games. These games use multipl

Itzbeen Baby Care Timer

The Itzbeen Baby Care Timer is a cognitive aid, prompter and timer designed to help parents with memory or cognitive disabilities remember basic details of infant care. This device features four timers that count up with the touch of a button. The four buttons allow the user to track baby changing, baby feeding, napping and waking; and there is one extra button that can be customized. Other features include a back clip for portability, a soft-glow nightlight, a nursing reminder for the mother to

Izzy’s Island

Izzy’s Island is designed for use by children 3-5 years of age with developmental delays, cognitive and learning disabilities. The activities are supported by age-appropriate narration, graphics and screen designs. Each activity has 3 levels of difficulty to meet the skill level of the user. The CD-ROM as a whole provides a flexible, interactive teaching tool.

Jacob's Rib-It-Ball

Jacob's Rib-It-Ball is a large textured ball designed for use by children with low vision or fine motor, grasping, upper extremity, or mobility disabilities. This lightweight ball consists of an air bladder encased in denier nylon with Velcro closures. Nylon-covered closed-cell-foam ribs on the ball's surface aid in grasping and throwing and prevent the ball from rolling out of reach. High-contrast colors aid in visibility. DIMENSIONS: 18, 24, or 30 inches in disameter.

Jeliku

Jeliku is a fidget toy, stress reliever and puzzle designed for children of all ages. It is a 3D folding puzzle that facilitates spatial logical and creative thinking while challenging eye-hand coordination, fine motor skills and problem solving. Jeliku comes equipped with beginning shapes and animal sculpture ideas. Additional design ideas and step by step folding instructions are available online. COLOR: Multiple colored sticks in red, yellow, white, blue and green. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stat

Jenx Prone Stander- Size 1 -Orange

Jenx Prone Stander-Orange is a dedicated prone stander designed to provide support anteriorly for children with mobility and neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and Tethered spinal cord syndrome. The individual support pads can be adjusted in relation to each other to ensure a proper fit. Children with longer bodies and shorter legs can be just as comfortable as those with shorter bodies and longer legs. The hip and chest straps are closed in the center and then adjus

Jig To Hold Peg Parts For Assembly

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable individuals with cognitive disabilities to assemble pegs for hanging clothing. This jig clamps to a bench and has slots to hold the two sides of the peg in position. With the sides stabilized, the spring section can be placed over them. TITLE: Making Work Easy. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol. 12 no. 1, Autumn 2001: p. 12-13. PAGES (including cover): 3 2001.

Jigsaw Puzzle Bug

Jigsaw Puzzle Bug is and app designed for use by children and adults from ages 8-108. It is a jigsaw puzzle app that includes abstract designs, animals and nature scenes. This app is can be used to support problem solving, visual memory, visual spatial relations, and hand-eye coordination development.

Jlr Gear Key Finder

The JLR Gear Key Finder is a lost item finder designed for use by individuals with vision or memory disabilities. The device consists of a transmitter with an oval-shaped standing base, two round color-coded key fobs, and two metal rings for attaching to a key ring (not included). When the key fobs or items attached to the receivers are misplaced, pressing the corresponding button on the transmitter causes the receiver to beep, enabling the user to locate the item. POWER: The base uses two tripl

Job Quest For Windows Xp

Job Quest for Windows XP is a vocational planning and job placement assessment program designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. This assessment software program presents 60 video clips representing 12 job categories in a forced choice format. After both job video clips in a pair have been viewed, users are prompted to select the job they liked best. This process continues until all video clips have viewed (approximately 20 to 25 minutes). Assessments can be personalized by

Job Readiness And Training Curriculum (Jrt)

The Job Readiness and Training Curriculum is a prevocational job skills training system and job readiness tutorial program designed for use by individuals with learning, cognitive, or vision disabilities. This series of duplicatable books and CDs can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups and is designed to help students learn the competencies and goals need for work maturity and pre-employment. This curriculum addresses the different abilities of students by havin

Jogger, The

The Jogger is a prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities, brain injury, stroke, Alzheimer's Disease, or other short-term memory disabilities. Hosted on a small, wearable, commercially-available personal data assistant (PDA) equipped with a touch screen, the system enables users to take needed information with them wherever they go, presenting behavioral prompts and cues for the user at pre-programmed times and recording the user's responses. The system transmits user

Jonvac Vacuum Mattress

JonVac Vacuum Mattress is designed for children with mobility disabilities. It is a mattress that offers a variety of positioning options to help keep a child comfortable while resting. The JonVac Vacuum Mattress is designed with a lasting mold, but is easy to remold for the child’s unique need. OPTIONS: JonVac Electronic Pump and JonVac Foot Pump. SIZES: Please speak to us about sizes and suitability of each bed, cot or sleeping system. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Joseph's Readers Talking Software - Grades K-8

Joseph's Readers Talking Software - Grades K-8 is a reading tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program is designed to teach reading to non-readers by turning a personal computer (PC) into a personal reading coach. The program comes in four levels (1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th through 8th grades), with six to seven stories, 50 to 75 lessons, and 42 to 49 software applications per level, providing a total of over 18,000 language

Jumbo Timer (Model 4520)

The Jumbo Timer, model 4520, is a timer designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. This large, 60-minutes is intended to help keep the user on task and the buzzer can help to transition to a new task. DIMENSIONS: 8 inches in circumference.

Junior Squashy Seat by ROMPA®

Junior Squashy Seat by ROMPA® is designed for use by children with sensory processing disorders or those who are able sit independently, but require additional support.  It is soft and can be molded to an individual’s body shape. This seat is similar to a bean bag, but is less supportive than foam-filled alternatives and so is unsuitable for those requiring more firm and supportive furniture.

K-1

K-1 is a cause and effect training program designed for children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities, or physical disabilities such as upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. In this program, users build a kaleidoscope and create beautiful original designs. Users can choose "jewels," background colors, and music. The program is configurable for a wide range of ages and abilities and can be controlled with a switch, a touchscreen, a mouse, or a keyboard. COMPATIBILITY:

Kaleidoscope 2

Kaleidoscope 2 is a simple drawing and painting program designed for use by young children with cognitive disabilities. Accessible by mouse, keyboard, or touch screen, the program offers several user levels. At the most basic level, a single mouse click adds color to pictures. At more advanced levels, users can stamp pictures, paint pictures, and create symmetrical kaleidoscope-like pictures. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Pentium or better processo

Kaspar Humanoid Robot

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: KASPAR is a prototype child-size humanoid robot designed by the Adaptive Systems Research Group at the University of Herforshire. KASPAR allows children with intellectual and emotional disabilities to develop social skills for solitary and cooperative play, especially in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Currently KASPAR has 8 degrees of freedom in the head and neck and 6 in the arms and hands. The face is a silicon-rubber mask which is supported on an a

Key Largo

Key Largo is a modified keyboard designed for use by indivisuals with upper extremity or cognitive disabilities. This membrane keyboard can be set up with as few as two keys for simple choice making or it can be set up with a full 128-key latout for maximum functionality. The flexibility of the keyboard enables the user to have his or her own specific number of keys, keyboard configuration, specific letters, and specific pictures and/or speech feedback for communication and learning needs. Using

Keyboard Rest

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted keyboard rest for an individual with autism and communication disabilities. This individual uses his computer as his way of “speaking” using a special keyboard with large to keys to type in words, one letter at a time. The individual’s motor control and visual control were best when the keyboard was on an angle. Unable to locate a commercially available stand to meet his needs, a custom adapted keyboard stand was designed a

Kid Pix 2 / Kid Pix Studio

Kid Pix 2 and Kid Pix Studio are drawing programs designed to create multimedia presentationa and animated artwork for individuals with a cognitive or physical disability. Students can use the TouchWindow (see separate entry) to access this program which includes a talking alphabet, colorful rubber stamps that can be customized and resized, and a palette of Wacky Brushes. Slide Shows are easy to create, so children of all ages and levels can create multimedia reports, animations with sound effec

Kid's Digital Camera With Base

Kid’s Digital Camera with Base is a digital camera designed to allow children with physical and cognitive disabilities to use a capability switch to take photographs. This camera will take up to 120 pictures or 16MB worth of video clips. Has soft molded grips and a built-in carry strap. It comes with removable base for mounting and a USB cord and software for downloading your pictures and videos onto your computer. POWER: Requires 4 AA Batteries. DIMENSIONS: 6"W x 4"H x 3"D; Base size: 6¼"W x 1

Kids Sleeveless Bodysuits With Tummy Access

Kids Sleeveless Bodysuits With Tummy Access is designed for children who require tube feeding/administering of medication via a PEG/G-tube. There is a soft discreet center front opening with a snap closure. It is made out of cotton rich jersey knit fabric for fit and comfort. It is tag free to avoid irritation from annoying labels. It is designed with lower coverage in the leg than regular bodysuits to fully cover the bottom. The neckline, armholes and legs are bound in a soft stretchy rib, wh

Kikaflik

KikaFlik is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children and adults with neurological, balance, or motor disabilities. The toy consists of a lever-type board with a pivot positioned at one-third of its length. It used with a stamping down action on the short end, which causes the board to flex. When the long end flexes upward, a soft ball dropped in the center timing channel springs into the air. The user then catches, kicks, or heads the ball or strikes it with a bat or racqu

Kinect Email Interface

-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype email interface based on the Kinect system technology for individuals with aphasia or other communication disorders. For many sufferers of aphasia, a disorder caused by stroke that impairs the language centers of the brain, writing or typing emails may become difficult. When Chad Rubles's mother had a stroke that resulted in aphasia, he developed an email interface system based on the Microsoft Kinect's approach, using simple hand gestures to

Kipkrooz

ZipKrooz ™ is an adapted playground system designed for children ages 5 to 12 years of age with sufficient upper-body strength and coordination who are working on improving critical skills such as balance, coordination, core strength and cooperative play. The ZipKrooz ™ offers a 2-way ride along an easy glide trolley. There is a built-in elevation that can be installed on level ground with no embankments needed. OPTIONS: Additional Bay. SIZES: Track is available in three lengths: 34 feet, 50

Kitchen Enclosure

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To prevent a child with developmental delays from entering a kitchen without supervision. The child's home had an open-plan kitchen which required a means of keeping the child out when unsupervised. A fence was constructed of pine with vertical bars spaced according to safety specifications to prevent entrapment. A horizontal bar across the top finished the fence. The fence is equipped on one side with a gate with a magnetic latch. One gate post was mounted on the bea

Knit Kick Back Shorts Suit (Models 410, 411 & 412)

The Knit Kick Back Shorts Suit, models 410, 411 and 412, is a child’s jumper designed for use by children with incontinence or who have difficulty dressing. It is available in two styles: a pullover with leg snaps or with a back zipper and no leg snaps. This suit is made of a 65% cotton-35% polyester interlock knit that stretches 4 inches in width and 1.5 inches in length and returns to original shape. It has short sleeves and short legs and can also serve as nightwear. The pullover style with l

Knit Kick Back Shorts Suit (Models 413, 414, 415, 416, 417 & 418)

The Knit Kick Back Shorts Suit, models 413, 414, 415, 416, 417 and 418, is a jumpsuit designed for use by adults with incontinence or who have difficulty dressing. It is available in two styles: a pullover with leg snaps or with a back zipper and no leg snaps. This suit is made of a 65% cotton-35% polyester interlock knit that stretches 4 inches in width and 1.5 inches in length and returns to original shape. It has short sleeves and short legs and can also serve as nightwear. The pullover style

Knockout And Reveal

Knockout and Reveal is a visual training activitiy designed for use by children with cognitive, developmental, or visual disabilities. Accessible by mouse or touch screen, Knockout allows users to assemble or knockout pictures piece by piece. Reveal enables users to uncover pictures in amusing ways. An extensive library of pictures is included with the program and aditional pictures can be added for customization. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Penti

Lace & Link (Models Lr-2318, Lr-231, & Lr-2320)

Lace & Link is a tactile alphabet puzzle designed to encourage sequencing knowledge while teaching matching and sorting for individuals who have physical, visual or cognitive disabilities. The crepe rubber letters with frames link only to the next succeeding letter, or uppercase to lowercase of the same letter. The washable letters can also be placed on the floor, as a jumping or stepping game. The textured, hole-punched letters can be recognized by feel, or laced to reinforce letter shape

Ladybug Pop-Top

The Ladybug Pop-Top is a touched activated toy designed to introduce children age one year and older with cognitive or physical disabilities to cause and effect concepts. The toy is activated by lightly pressing the Ladybug’s head which sends the colorful balls bouncing with a fun popping sound. This action lasts only a short time, which motivates the child to activate the toy again and again. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 7 x 6 inches.er

Language Builder

Language Builder is an auditory perceptual training program, a language tutorial program, and a speech training program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPad to help children accomplish the following educational goals: (1) improve sentence ideation; (2) improve sentence formation; and (3) improve receptive and ex

Language Builder Deluxe

Language Builder Deluxe is an auditory perceptual training program, a language tutorial program, and a speech training program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPad to help children accomplish the following educational goals: (1) improve sentence ideation; (2) improve sentence formation; and (3) improve receptive

Language Training Activity

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with communication and cognitive disabilities in learning language skills. Small talking picture frames with covers were purchased from a local discount retailer and sounds or comments relevant to a larger picture on the wall were recorded. For example, for a display of jungle animals on the wall, the sound for ach animal was recorded in a frame and the frame placed behind the corresponding picture. As the child pass by the picture is touche

Lap Pad

The Lap Pad is a weighted pad designed for use with individuals with sensory integration, neurological, or emotional disabilities. These pads have a choice of design on one side and a solid color on the reverse. COLOR: Available designs include characters from the movie "Cars," construction vehicles, space, jungle, or Thomas the Tank Engine. All design pads are solid blue on the reverse. The pad is also available with solid blue on both sides.

Lap Pal With Nylex Cover (Models Msc019038, Msc019037, Msc019032, Msc019035, Msc019030, & Msc019036)

The Lap Pal with Nylex Cover is a lapboard designed for use as a wandering patient system for wheelchair users with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive disabilties. This safety cushion fits snugly across the user's lap and securely against the wheelchair's arms, helping to keep the user from sliding down or getting out of the chair unassisted. The cushion is made of durable, lightweight polyurethane foam covered with Nylex fabric, and provides a resting place for user's arms. The cushion is flame-r

Large Print High Contrast Keyboard Seels (Models Lpks-By, Lpks-Wb, & Lpks-Bw)

Large Print High Contrast Keyboard Seels are plastic computer keyboard covers providing a large print, high contrast, protective overlays designed for use by individsuals with cognitive or vision disabilities. The cover is placed directly over the keyboard and protects the keys from liquids and dust. It is available with an enlarged keytop legend in three high contasting colors for ease of use. All Seels are fitted with Velcro and include full fitting instructions. Seels are available for al

Laser Light Show Switch Adapted Toy

Laser Light Show Switch Adapted Toy is designed for use by individuals with limited upper extremity strength and coordination as a result of developmental delays, cerebral palsy, stroke or other neurological involvement. Users can use their switch to create moving light shows on walls and ceilings using. Simply plug in your switch (not included) and watch as a spectacular array of laser light designs perform on your walls or ceilings.

Laugh And Learn Puppy (Model 8034)

The Laugh and Learn Puppy, model 8034, is a touch-activated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, cognitive, or severe physical disabilties. This puppy combines learning with musical play. It teaches body parts, colors, and the alphabet using fun phrases and songs that are activated by pressing the touch picture pad in front. POWER: Uses 3 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): 13 x 9.5 x 15 inches.

Leaf Chair (Model 8Rolc)

The Leaf Chair, model 8ROLC, is a hammock suspension swing designed for use by individuals with emotional, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. This leaf-shaped chair has a strong, lightweight steel frame with a soft, padded liner in a washable material. The chair, which may be suspended from a stand or a suspension hook (not included), is balanced to provide gentle motion. OPTIONS: Standard stand, corner stand, cross beam ceiling support, suspension hook, and a spinner. CAPACITY: 225 pounds

Leap Motion Controller

The Leap Motion controller is a sensor intended to help people with dyslexia. It senses the natural movement of the hands and works like a pointer on the computers. Currently, it works with most operating systems. The Leap Motion Controller doesn’t replace the keyboard, mouse, stylus, or trackpad. It works with them, and without special adapters. Once the Leap Motion software is running it's connected to the USB to begin use.

Leapstart Learning Gym

The LeapStart Learning Gym is a visual stimulation training activity designed for use by infants and children with low vision or cognitive disabilities. This two-stage gym features music, lights, foreign language sounds, and spoken words. Hands-on activities help develop fine motor skills and encourage the child to bat, reach and explore. As the baby grows, the gym transforms from infant lie-down play to sitting play. For the lie-down infant, the gym is a multi-sensory learning experience, with

Learn The Basics: What Doesn’t Belong?

Learn the basics: what doesn’t belong? is a flipbook with laminated picture cards, designed for special needs students. Users begin by learning to group similar items together which teaches reasoning, discrimination, and problem solving as well as reasoning skills. Cards attach and detach with Velcro. Additional exercises and activities are scattered between the pages. Ages 2 to 5. Small parts, warning for children under 3 years old.

Learn To Talk

Learn to Talk is a voice output flash card program, a language, reading and vocabulary tutorial program and a speech training program designed for use by parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, hearing, learning, physical, or speech disabilities or autism. This application (or app) was developed by a speech therapist to allow a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to facilitate language development in children with specific language impairments such as re

Learning Band Walker

The Learning Band Walker is a toy and motor planning activity designed for use by young children with walking, balance, vision, or cognitive disabilities. When the child pushes the walker, the drum in the center spins and colorful organ pipes move up and down in time to a marching band version of the "ABC" song. Switching to music mode plays a fun walk-along song that encourages walking.This walker can also be converted into a floor or table top learning center for a two-in-one learning experie

Learning Drum

The Learning Drum is an educational toy for teaching the alphabet and counting skills to children with cognitive or learning disabilities. As the child taps the drum, letters, numbers, and patterns flash on its top. The drum has four learning modes (ABC, 123, Interactive Song, and Follow the Beat), with three background melodies and two drum sounds. Beating the drum to music and lights stimulates the senses and develops motor skills and awareness of cause and effect. The drum has a child-size ha

Learning Game Board

Learning Game Board is a customizable game board for children and adults with cognitive and physical disabilities. This is a blank, magnetic, dry erase game board has four player positions – two that have been specially adapted with large activation buttons for choosing among the four play spaces in front of a player. For those who need to use their own switches, the board also has switch inputs at these two positions. The Learning Game Board is dry erase so it can be used over and over again f

Learning Ladders

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To aid children with cognitive, vision, and other disabilities in setting independent living skills goals and tracking accomplishments. Designed to be made by the student and displayed in the classroom throughout the school year, the device is made of two vertical strips of posterboard with "rungs" made of strips of colored paper between them. When students master new skills, they can print or braille a sentence about their skill on a strip and staple the new "rung"

Learning Sensations Alphaspinner

The Learning Sensations AlphaSpinner is a voice output spelling tutorial device designed for use by children age three years and up with visual, cognitive, or learning disabilities. This interactive spinner enables children to "dial up" letters, hear their phonetic sounds, hear an associated word, and more. Once the basics are mastered, children can move to the next level and learn spelling. Users can quiz themselves or simply enjoy learning letters with sounds and music.

Learning Sensations Numberspinner

The Learning Sensations NumberSpinner is a math skills game designed for use by children age three years and up with visual, cognitive, or learning disabilities. This interactive spinner incorporates three learning modes that help children recognize how numbers look and sound, learn to count, and learn number sequencing. When children are ready to progress, a button switches the learning mode to simple addition and subtraction. Music and sound add to the fun.

Learning Sensations Play With Letters Desk

Learning Sensations Play with Letters Desk is a tactile discrimination training and sensory integration activity designed for use by children with visual, cognitive, and neurological disabilities. This preschool desk incorporates touch, sight, and sound to teach the alphabet, phonics, spelling, rhyming, and introductory reading skills. It features a rectangular desktop with storage space for 26 textured and Braille-labeled letters, a carrying handle, a writing surface, dry eraser, spelling and p

Learning Skills And Study Strategies - Special Edition Revised

Learning Skills and Study Strategies - Special Edition Revised is an academic tutorial program designed for use by students with learning disabilities, attention deficit disorder, or cognitive disabilities. This system consists of a study skills assessment program on CD-ROM and a reproducible activity book that provides activities for teaching the skills and strategies assessed. The Assessment CD-ROM identifies instructional needs and generates a diagnostic profile, a narrative report, and an in

Learning Two Switch Step Scanning

Learning Two Switch Step Scanning - Program #553 is a software program designed to teach the single switch user the concept of two switch step scanning. It is designed for single switch cause & effect users that are ready to move to the next level. The program is comprised of 21 activities grouped into 7 lessons. The activities are in the form of fun filled graphical games where the lesson concepts are embedded. The activities are purely graphical and do not require any reading ability. The

Learningboard

The LearningBoard is a modified keyboard designed for use by individuals with learning or cognitive disabilities. Consonants, vowels, punctuation marks, numbers, and computer function keys each have their own vivid color to help users understand their different roles in reading and language. Layout and key selection are the same as that on standard keyboards. COMPATIBILITY: For use with IBM and compatible computers with a standard P/S2 connection. COLOR: Key are color-coded for function and lett

LED Faucet Light

LED Faucet Light is designed for use by individuals who have difficulty assessing the water temperature as a result of a nerve injury, cognitive, or intellectual disabilities. The color changes color according to the temperature.

Led Fiber Optic Softie

The LED Fiber Optic Softie is a sensory integration product that allows the user to sit comfortably on a beanbag with fiber optics to hold, look at, touch and feel, creating a visual and tactical experience. It can be used to calm and relax or stimulate depending upon whether the Calming or Superactive Model is purchased.

Left Neglect Puzzles

These two sets of magnetic Left Neglect Puzzles are designed for people who are recovering from a head injury, who have “left neglect,” also known as Hemispatial neglect, in order to challenge them to see the other side of the puzzle and to solve it. Also serves to develop problem solving skills. Each puzzle has one side already completed. Each order comes with three puzzles. Puzzle packs come in butterfly/flower/leaf or face/house/peacock combinations. Magnets are easily cleaned.

Lessonboard

The LessonBoard is a training keyboard designed for children and adults with cognitive or learning disabilities. This standard-size computer keyboard is color-coded by finger to show correct finger placement. This keyboard includes three months of free software. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers or Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP, or Vista 0r MAC OS 10.1.5 or higherand a USB port (a PS/2 adapter is included for older systems). DIMENSIONS:

Lessonpix

LessonPix is an online resource that allows parents, teachers and therapists to create various customized learning materials for children with communication, physical or motor disabilities. The database has over 20,000 pictures and over 500 templates. Users can upload or add their own clip art or photos to be used with custom materials. OPTIONS: Subscribers are able to access the sharing center or request a picture that is not in the database. COLOR: Multiple colors. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As sta

Letter Factory Game

The Letter Factory Game is a board game designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities ages three and above. It has a "grow-with-me" format that makes the Letter Factory Game two games: a color and letter matching game for younger players, and for older children it turns into a race around the board to find letters by their sounds, teaching letter sound association. Crazy phonics songs, wacky Professor Quigley's voice and silly letter sounds make this a game one where no re

Lex

Lex is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. Three messages of up to 20 seconds each can be recorded and stored for single message playback. Messages can be recorded in any order. The device can be used as a stand-alone communication aid or paired with TalkingMyWay Object Communication cards (not included) to create talking schedules. The device can be used for multi-room communication stations, and can be attached

Life Challenges (Lc)

Life Challenges is a independent living and personal skills tutorial program designed for use by high school students and adults with various disabilities. This series of 12 interactive CD-ROMs, 12 booklets and 12 online lessons simulates situations involving consumer, community, and personal care skills to encourage students and adults to discuss the issues and formulate opinions and is designed for students and adults to use independently or in groups. The open-ended simulations include: Poor

Life Skills Curriculum (Clco)

Life Skills Curriculum is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of 77 duplicatable books, 77 duplicatable CD-ROMs, and 77 online lessons can be used by high school students and adults. The series is designed for students to use independently or in groups and is designed to help equip students with the knowledge and skills to set goals for themselves and make better personal ch

Life Skills Curriculum (Clcoo)

Life Skills Curriculum is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of 77 online lessons can be used by high school students and adults. This series is designed for students to use independently or in groups and is designed to help equip students with the knowledge and skills to set goals for themselves and make better personal choices. The series offers five units that can be pur

Life Skills Sampler

The Life Skills Sampler is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed to teach and reinforce basic signs and words critical for independent living for people with cognitive disabilities. It provides simple information that allows the user to become more capable of functioning independently at work, at home, and in the community. The Life Skills Sampler includes training and basic literacy skills and other life skills such as shopping and understanding and reacting

Life Warning Home Based System

The Life Warning Home Based System is an emergency alert system with monitoring service designed for use by seniors or individuals with balance or mobility disabilities or who are at risk for medical emergencies. The system includes a console that calls a professionally monitored central station when activated by a wireless pendant transmitter. Two versions of the console are available - one requiring a landline and one that uses a mobile wireless telephone connection. Both consoles have a speak

Life Warning Mobile Monitoring System

The Life Warning Mobile Monitoring System is an emergency alert system with monitoring service designed for use by seniors or individuals with balance or mobility disabilities or who are at risk for medical emergencies. The system includes a mobile communication device that calls a professionally monitored central station with the push of a single button. It features a two-way speaker phone so the user can speak with Life Warning's care specialists, and it has a GPS location monitoring function

Lifeline Dual

Lifeline Dual is Tunstall’s first Lifeline home unit with an integrated GSM module to enable the unit to be deployed on a mobile phone (GSM) network or landline phone. This provides a simple solution when no landline is available. When the Lifeline Dual is activated in an emergency, it dials our 24-hour monitoring center putting the user in contact with a Tunstall Emergency Response operator, who will aid the client by assessing the situation and contacting the necessary parties to assist. Usin

Lifesaver Emergency Cell Phone

The Lifesaver Emergency Cell Phone is a cell phone designed for use by individuals with cognitive, fine motor, or mobility disabilities. This phone is equipped with a large red button which, when pressed, automatically connects to 911 emergency personnel. Adding a SIM card (not included) enables the user to make calls like any other cell phone. The phone also has a built-in GPS locator to enable responders to locate the user. POWER: Uses the included long-life, Lithium battery. The battery is de

Lightaide

The LightAide is teaching tool for children with low vision and cognitive disabilities. The LightAide displays colorful, engaging LED light sequences. Its dynamic scope and illustrative activities range from turn-taking, color identification, and basic math to complex literacy practice. Has 224 bright multicolored lights, enables up to 4 learners to control and activate lights. Activities that engage at all levels of learning. Includes pre-loaded Starter Activity set that enhance Common Core and

Lighted Musical Butterfly

The Lighted Musical Butterfly is a battery operated toy designed for use by children with cognitive or sensory disabilities. This butterfly is mounted on a colorful textured carousel. Once the child spins the vibrating carousel, he or she can listen to six soothing songs and watch the butterfly light up. This toy provides a tactile, visual and auditory experience for the child. POWER: Requires 4 AAA and 2 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 7 x 10.5 x 10.5 inches. COLOR: The butterfly is purple.

Lighted Sensory Plate Switch (Model 886)

Lighted Sensory Plate Switch, model 886, is a sensory integration activity designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. This unit has bead chains and an unbreakable plastic mirror, and when touched it provides stimulating feedback through lights, vibration, and music. The unit can also be used as an external switch without vibration, music, and lights when connected to a toy or device. POWER: Uses 2 C batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 3 x 11.75 x 8.5 inches.

Lighted Signal Switch (Model 956)

The Lighted Signal Switch, model 956, is a button switch and visual stimulation activity designed for use by children with cognitive, upper extremity, or severe physical disabilities. When this textured signal switch is activated, a bright light shines to encourage visual attention. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxD): 4 x 6.5 inches.

Lighthawk

Lighthawk is a scanning symbol communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This single-switch scanning communicator has eight large squares, each surrounded by eight LEDs to provide visual feedback on which cell was scanned. The communicator has three levels with eight selection areas on each level, for a total of 24 possible messages. The first two levels have up to 7.5 seconds of digitized speech per message; on the third level, messages can be up to

Lights & Music Dome

The Lights & Music Dome is a sensory station designed for use by children with motor, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. This small-scale activity center provides sensory stimulation and cognitive activity.  Press the yellow button to activate the outer lights, and the red to activate the inner ones.  Press the green for one of 25 tunes and the blue to make the flower turn.  It can be used on a table top or during floor play. Up to four external switches can be added for switch a

Lingo

Lingo is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. This device is designed to be small and light enough to be worn comfortably on the waist or around the neck and shoulder and is an eight-message aid. This water-resistant unit offers seven message locations, each with 25 seconds of recording time and one memo location with a full 60 seconds of recording time. Each message location can be recorded and erased independently and the memo button

Listen Here!

Listen Here! is an auditory stimulation activity designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, or hearing disabilities. The program provides stimulation by playing more than 90 sounds that can be manipulated with a variety of effects, including moving from the left to the right speaker or moving in and out. Sounds can be activated momentarily when the mouse button is pressed or played in a continuous loop until stopped. Custom sounds can be added using a microphone and the Windows

Literacy Cube (Model 4067C)

The Literacy Cube, model 4067C, is an educational aid designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. Used like dice, whatever image lands on top is the subject of the discussion. It can be used to improve vocabulary, letter recognition, sound recognition, and literacy skills. This large cube has six clear plastic pockets hold pictures, words, or letters (not included). The pockets can also store extra pictures. DIMENSIONS: 4.5 inches square.

Literacy Pack

The Literacy Pack is a set of access and literacy items, including a keyboard interface, a voice output word processor program, and a spelling tutorial program, designed for use by individuals with cognitive, visual, and upper extremity disabilities. This package includes IntelliKeys and IntelliTalk (see separate entries) by IntelliTools and Spell-A-Word (see separate entry). COMPATIBILITY: Versions are available for use with Macintosh computers or IBM and compatible computers equipped with Wind

Literacy Skills Sampler

The Literacy Skills Sampler is a reading skills and safety awareness tutorial program designed to teach and reinforce basic signs and words critical for independent living for people with cognitive disabilities. It provides simple information that allows the user to become more capable of functioning independently at work, at home, and in the community. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of the Literacy Skills Sampler can be used on the same

Little People Animal Sounds Zoo

The Little People Animal Sounds Zoo is an educational toy designed for use by children age twelve months and up with neurological, fine motor, visual, or cognitive disabilities. This interactive playset includes chunky pieces for ease in grasping and pressing the animal footprints in the zoo habitat produces animal sounds. Children can help the zookeeper feed the polar bear, monkey, seal, lion, and elephant with the included "food." Removable fences open and close. The zookeeper and his truck ar

Little People Musical Zoo Train

The Little People Musical Zoo Train is an educational toy designed for use by children age twelve months and up with neurological, fine motor, visual, or cognitive disabilities. When the train is pulled along, a teeter-tooter on one care goes up and down, the giraffe in another car spins, and pressing the dtiver activates the song "If I Could Talk to the Animals," complete with a tiger that roars, a parrot that squawks, and a giraffe munching lunch. The cars can also be played with seperately.

Living Books Library

The Living Books Library is a language and math tutorial program designed to demonstrate the power of language to explore, express, learn and communicate for individuals who are developmentally or physically disabled. This package in particular is designed to assist educators with integrating the Living Books CD-ROM titles into the classroom curriculum. The four programs include: Just Grandma and Me, where students take an interactive reading trip to the beach; Arthur's Teacher Trouble, an engag

Living Safely

Living Safely is an independent living skills, personal skills and safety awareness tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed for use with the Apple iPad to teach and reinforce important safety skills necessary for daily living utilizing Visual Impact cognitively accessible learning tool and AbleLink Instructional Media Standard (AIMS) multimedia training system. Living Safely features 27 learning sessions: 13 cognitively accessible learning sessions on Home Safety

Locabulary Lite

Locabulary Lite is a voice output direct selection communicator program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, learning, or speech disabilities or autism. This application (or app) enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The app combines location and vocabulary to produce words, phrases, and sentences. Locabulary Lite’s categories include

Logan Proxpad

The Logan ProxPAD choice maker is a voice output direct selection communicator and communication board designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. The user touches or swipes tags on the ProxPAD to play corresponding vocabularies. The ProxPAD features a large target area for message retrieval and easily generated tags to match the user's physical and visual abilities. The device can be used in the classroom or mounted on a wall for general use in a schoo

Logan Proxtalker

The Logan ProxTalker is a direct selection communicator and communication board designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This voice output communicator allows the user to place up to five symbolic picture tags in a desired order on Velcro squares located above a small speaker. Each picture tag is placed on the Velcro squares, and when the tag is pressed down, the Logan ProxTalker speaks the word or phrase corresponding to that picture. Above the squa

Look And Listen

Look and Listen is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to improve tracking ability of objects and increase the user's attention span. When the mouse, switch, or space bar is pressed, an object will move across the screen while music is playing in the background. The objects are large and colorful. Among the more than 100 graphic objects objects included are household items, cartoon images, foods, and many others. The pro

Look Here!

Look Here! is a visual stimulation activity designed for individuals with profound disabilities. The program provides visual stimulation by displaying a variety of light patterns and animations. The fifteen images can be modified can be modified with special effects. Options enable animation speed, object speed, and background color to be modified.User input is not required by the child. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Pentium or faster processor, Win

Look Who's Listening!

Look Who’s Listening is a game designed for use by students working on improving their auditory processing. Student work on auditory discrimination-minimal pairs, word parts, sounds in words; auditory memory-numbers, words, sentences, facts/details in a paragraph and auditory integration-interpretation of directions, listening for key words, following multi-level commands. Each deck has 24 cards (240 in all). With every turn, students take turns listening carefully, following the card directions

Looking Good Language Kit (Model Lk-Lg)

The Looking Good Language Kit, model LK-LG, is a personal skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. All activities in this unit address grooming concepts. This kit includes a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (Boardmaker), and an interactive computer book, created with Classroom Suite by IntelliTools, that combines text, pictures, speech and sound. Both

Looktel Money Reader

The LookTel Money Reader is a money identification program for people with blindness, low vision or cognitive disabilities. It is designed to be used with the Apple iPhone and iPod Touch (fourth generation). The application works with the iPhone’s or iPod’s camera to identify U.S. currency. It supports $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, and $100 bills. The app analyzes the image of the bill and speaks the denomination. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple iPhone or iPod Touch. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Appl

Lower Case - Lite

Lower Case – Lite is a perceptual training and pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to teach a child to learn to recognize lowercase letters. The app has three sections: "Training," "Trial," and "Reinforcement." In the "Training" section, pictures of lowercase letters are shown on the scree

Lower Level Functioning Tub Easy Pack

The Lower Level Functioning Tub Easy Pack is designed for individuals 13 years or older who require assistance in diverting disruptive behaviors or alleviating boredom by offering a variety of activities in one kit. It is designed for individuals who require minimal supervision. Each collection comes in a handy, stackable see-through storage container with lid. COLOR: Multiple colors. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Lux Extended Loud Ring Timer (Model 1929)

The Lux Extended Loud Ring Timer, model 1929, is a timer designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. This timer has a 5-second loud ring, and can be set and operated using one hand. It has a spring wound movement with one-minute to one-hour time settings. The high-impact plastic case has four rubber feet. OPTIONS: Antimicrobial (white and almond only). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 2.75 x 4.25 x 3.5 inches. WEIGHT: 6.4 ounces. COLOR: White, almond, slate, blue, or mauve. WARRANTY: 1-year limi

Maestro

The Maestro is a handheld direct selection or scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with significant communication, speech, language and learning disabilities. This device can be used for in-person day-to-day communication and real-time communication, and it supports language and literacy development. It has a magnesium case. The Maestro is available as a Dedicated communication device or in an open configuration that provides the user access to all areas of the fully functioning

Magic Tap

Magic Tap is a spill proof automatic drink dispenser designed for use by individuals with limited grasping, strength and coordination in the arms and hands due to an illness or injury. It fits right over your milk jugs, juice bottles and containers, the silicone universal cap fits most tops. Magic Tap works like a straw sucking up the liquid and with the push of the tap out it comes. No more spilled overs from those heavy jugs. Keep it ready to use in your fridge or on the counter so your younge

Magic Touch Add-On Touch Screen Kit

The Magic Touch Add-On Touch Screen Kit is a touch screen designed to provide computer access for individuals with upper extremity or cognitive disabilities. This add-on touch screen converts an existing computer monitor into a touch screen that can function in place of the mouse with most cause and effect and point-and-click software. Two hangers (included) support the unit's weight and Velcro fasteners (included) keep it attached to the monitor. COMPATIBILITY: Versions are available for use on

Magnet Express Magnetic Maze

The Magnet Express Magnetic Maze is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor, neurological, or cognitive disabilities. The maze is carved in the wooden base and topped with clear plastic. The child uses the attached magnetic wands to guide metal bals sealed under the top through the maze. Moving the balls through the maze develops patterns for writing and recognition of up, down, right, and left. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 2 x 12 x 15 inches. WEIGHT: 2 pounds.

Magnetic Bug Puzzle

The Magnetic Bug Puzzle is a puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. Designed to refine eye-hand coordination and fine motor skills, this puzzle consists of a magnet hanging from a bug net and a magnet in each of the 10 wooden, bug-shaped puzzle pieces. The child uses the bug net to remove and replace the puzzle pieces in the background board. DIMENSIONS(HxLxW): 1/3 x 9 x 12 inches.

Magnetic Notebook Pages (Model 032134)

Magnetic Notebook Pages, model 032134, are communication book pages designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. These three-hole pages can be placed in a standard letter-sized notebook binder (not included). Pages are made of magnetic steel encased in two usable white surfaces, allowing placement of magnetic pictures. The user points to a picture to communicate a message.

Make Sentences

Make Sentences is a reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child sentence construction from a collection of words. Play settings such as a timer and question order (random or sequence) can be customized to suit an individual child’s learning pace and needs. The app shows how t

Make Social Learning Stick!

Make Social Learning Stick! is a practical book designed for preschoolers with Autism to help them learn appropriate social skills. It can also help children with other cognitive or brain injury further their social skills. It provides teachers with over 185 activities that support social skills for preschool and elementary age students. This book offers a variety of social activities to use throughout the day to increase verbal and nonverbal language, listening skills, understanding hidden rule

Making Language Visible

Making Language Visible is a language tutorial and training program designed for use by children with communication disabilities. The CD has programs that prepare the child for beginning communication and interaction, including eight simple, interactive IntelliPics Studio (see entry) activities that can be used with a single switch, mouse, touch window, or IntelliKeys (see entry). Activities include Goldilocks, Three Piggies, Three Fishies, Three Duckies, Animal Fun, Number Fun, Twinkle, Twinkle

Manipulative Kits

Manipulative Kits are sensory integration activities designed for use by children with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. Kits contain 6 to 10 simple manipulatives that support core vocabulary concepts. Available kits include Community Helpers 1 Manipulative Kit, with police badge, stethscope, syringe, toothbrush, money, fire fighter, and book; Community Helpers 2 Manipulative Kit, with whistle, map, sponge, comb, notebook, envelope, construction hat, and telephone; Community Cape

Manners

Manners is a personal and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce basic social interaction skills and concepts so that person’s behavior and actions are correct and socially acceptable when interacting with others. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Manners can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a

Map Me - Lite

Map Me – Lite is an academic tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad or an Android device to teach a child to identify the names, shapes, and locations of all 50 U.S. states and their capitals. The app shows individual U.S. states, highlighted on a map, one at a time on the screen, with their abbreviations and capital

Mastering Personal Information

Mastering Personal Information is a personal skills tutorial program designed to train persons with cognitive impairments to recognize and write basic information such as name and address. The program has three levels of operations. The first level of difficulty requires clients to copy the target word letter by letter. If any errors occur, the client is given unlimited chances to correct each error. The next level of difficulty is revisualization, where the entire target response is presented

Match & Find by Special iApps

Match & Find by Special iApps is an interactive game to help develop memory, matching, searching and sequencing skills. Designed to be accessible to children with learning disabilities, this app is also suitable for typically developing learners. It can be used with an accessibility switch use. The six activities included are: Find The Same, Match The Pairs, Where Was It?, What Is Missing?, Copy The Order and Find The Hidden Pairs. Each activity has its own settings so the app facilitator ca

Match And Stack Peg Board

The Match and Stack Peg Board is a pegboard designed for use by children with fine motor, neurological, or cognitive disabilities. This set has a plastic board with large holes and large easy-to-manipulate pegs in five shapes. The pegs fit into the holes in the base or they can be stacked on top of one another. COLORS: The pegs come in five colors.

Match Cooking Prep System

-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a matching cook preparation system for adults with autism. The Match Cooking Prep System is designed to provide practical tools that assist someone with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to learn how to cook. The Match Cooking Prep System is based on Syracuse University graduate Amanda Savitzky's personal experience as a sibling of an individual with ASD. The system consists of measuring cups, prep bowls, and an iPad app. The project focuses

Match It

MATCH IT -Program #601 is designed for individuals with cognitive, severe physical or upper extremity disabilities due to trauma, illness or developmental delays. It is designed for individuals with cognitive capabilities of 1 year and older. It is a colorful, 3D simulated matching program made up of 20 different matching activities covering shapes, colors, objects, animals, food, letters and numbers. Each matching activity has 3 objects to be matched. One at a time, the object to be matched mo

Math Pegboard for Number Regrouping

Math Pegboard for Number Regrouping is designed to assist children with or without cognitive or learning disabilities better understand the concept of regrouping numbers during mathematical problems.  It is a wooden pegboard consisting of three or four 3 inch high pegs aligned in one horizontal row.  Each peg represents a number column, i.e. “ones”, “tens”, “hundreds” and perhaps “thousands”.  Cardboard counters (color-coded according to the numbers column in which they belong) are placed over t

Math Workshop

Math Workshop is a math tutorial program designed to devleop and practive critical math skills for children with a developmental or physical disability. By combining games, music and animated characters, children have fun as they develop problem solving, strategic thinking and computation skills. Each activity has multiple levels of difficulty designed to build both confidence and motivation. There are seven activities including Bowling for Numbers, Puzzle Patterns, Sticklers and Rhythm Generato

Max And The Machines

Max and the Machines is a language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program, which runs entirely from the CD-ROM, introduces children to Max, Magpie, and Selma as they develop skills in sorting, matching, and sequencing. Users move through a six-chapter story featuring diverse characters and families. Colors, letters, words and pictures are explored with a mouse click and rhymes enliven instruction and narration. The level of difficulty

Maximania

Maximania is a problem and academic tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The six-chapter story of Max, Goober, Magpie, Selma, and the Flying Boot offers graphics, animation, and music to enliven puzzles, games, and problem-solving activities. Characters often speak in rhyme and each chapter contains matching, sorting, sequencing, and comprehension activities that help students develop essential literacy and thinking skills. Teachers and students have the op

Mechanics Entry-Level Words (Mch)

Mechanics Entry-Level Words is a job readiness and vocabulary enhancement training system designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of six duplicatable books can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups. Each book provides students with vocabulary of technical terms relating to motor vehicle repair so students develop functional and job-related reading skills. Available as a set, the individual titles include: Words

Mechanics Series (Duplicatable Books)

The Mechanics Series is a prevocational job skills training system designed for use by individuals with learning, cognitive, or vision disabilities. This series of twelve (12) duplicatable books can be used by high school students and adults and are designed to help develop job readiness and pre-vocational job skills. Lessons include information contained in traditional vocational/technical textbooks but at lower reading levels with larger fonts and can be used independently or in groups. The bo

Med Glide System 7

The Med Glide System 7 is a pill organizer and voice output medication reminder designed for use by persons who are blind or have low vision or individuals with memory issues who take medication several times daily. The Med Glide System 7 includes seven daily pill organizers, each of which has four numbered compartments with room for multiple pills, capsules, and tablets. Each organizer opens a closes with the touch of a finger. In addition to the organizers, the system includes an easily progra

Med Reminder Pro

Med Reminder Pro is a medication reminder program for people with cognitive or memory issues who need to take medications regularly. This application (or app) is designed to remind people to take their medications at the proper times and in the proper amounts. The user enters each medication to be taken into the app, including details such as type of medication, side effects, dosages, time (s) that the medication need to be taken, and whether the medication should be taken with or without food.

Med-E-Lert Automatic Pill Dispenser

Med-E-Lert Automatic Pill Dispenser is a pill organizer with alarm designed for use by seniors and individuals with memory disabilities. This device has 28 medication compartments and can alert the individual from one to four times per day to take medication. The timer sounds a long-duration loud buzzer and has a blinking light. The unit automatically dispenses the medication at the designated time and the key-lockable lid is tamper proof to prevent access to medication at other than the designa

Med-Time Automatic Pill Dispenser

Med-Time Automatic Pill Dispenser is an audible medication reminder designed for use by individuals who have memory or cognitive disabilities, or who are blind or have low vision. The unit has two trays with 28 compartments each that hold pills of various shapes and sizes, and it can be programmed to remind and dispense medications and vitamins from one to four times daily. When the alarm sounds, the trays rotate into position and make the appropriate pills available. Tilting the tray dispenses

Medalarm

Medalarm is a medication reminder and compliance tracking device designed for persons with low vision. The device may also be used by others who need to be reminded to take medications. Medalarm was developed as a reminder and tracking device for use with eyedrops, but it can also be used with other medications. It is a portable, reusable, reprogrammable device that fits in a pocket or purse. It attaches simply yet firmly to the medication bottle. Medalarm calculates dosage and alarm times based

MedCenter 4 Alarm Talking Reminder Clock

MedCenter 4 Alarm Talking reminder clock is designed to assist individuals with cognitive impairments, dementia, Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease better manage their medicine.   It allows up to four daily alarms to alert you when it is time to take your medications. With its large, digital clock face and talking reminders, users will be notified of the time, date, and which dose to take. For example, your first medication alert of the day will say, "Good morning! Please take your morning pills

Medcoach

MedCoach is a medication reminder program for people with cognitive disabilities or memory issues who need to take medications regularly. It is designed to remind people to take their medications at the proper times and in the proper amounts. This application (or app) stores details of up to five medications the user needs to take, including quantity purchased, frequency and dosage, an image of the medication, and notes on the medication. Based on this information, MedCoach sends the user remin

Medi-Prompt

Medi-Prompt is a medication reminder program for people with cognitive disabilities or memory issues who need to take medications regularly. It is designed to remind people to take their medications at the proper times and in the proper amounts. Medi-Prompt allows the user to schedule medication is four ways: (1) Ad Hoc will not set up any schedules or alerts but keep a record of what medication is taken and when; (2) Timed Doses allows the user to set his/her own schedule of times during the d

Medication Reminder

Medication Reminder is a medication reminder program for people with cognitive disabilities or memory issues who need to take medications regularly. This application (app) is designed to remind people to take medications at the proper times and in the proper amounts. The user sets the time he/she wakes up and goes to bed, enters the number of doses recommended by his/her doctor per day, and presses “Set.” Medication Reminder spaces the doses equally throughout the day and will notify the user wh

Medication Reminder Watch

The Medication Reminder Watch is an audible medication reminder designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or other memory disabilities or low vision. This programmable watch offers up to 12 daily audible alarms and the unit displays the name of the medication to be taken. The watch can also store medication and personal information. The alarms automatically reset for the following day. OPTIONS: Necklace conversion kit. COLOR: Black or grey.

Medicine Cabinet Latch

The Medicine Cabinet Latch is a childproof cabinet lock designed for use with small children and children with cognitive disabilities. Designed for use on medicine cabinets with sliding doors, the unit attaches to the outside of the door. Raised prongs prevent the door from being opened. To open the door, flatten the curved ends and the front door slides over the lock. DIMENSIONS: Doors must have 3/8 inch or less between them.

Medictag

MedicTag is a medical identification tag designed for use by seniors or individuals with disabilities who are at risk for medical emergencies. The tag fits on a keychain and includes a computer chip that records the user's medical history, medications, allergies, emergency contacts, and other relevant information. To enter information, the device is plugged into a computer's USB port, which automatically opens a medical information form. After the information is entered and saved, it can be read

Medimemory

MediMemory is a medication reminder program for people with cognitive disabilities or memory issues who need to take medications regularly. It is designed to remind people to take their medications at the proper times and in the proper amounts. This application (or app) stores details of each medication the user needs to take, including quantity purchased, frequency and dosage, an image of the medication, prescribing doctors, individual prescriptions, and notes on the medication. Based on this i

Medimemory Lite

MediMemory Lite is a medication reminder program for people with cognitive disabilities or memory issues who need to take medications regularly. It is designed to remind people to take their medications at the proper times and in the proper amounts. This application (or app) stores details of up to five medications the user needs to take, including quantity purchased, frequency and dosage, an image of the medication, and notes on the medication. Based on this information, MediMemory sends the us

Medsmart Medication Management System

The MedSMART Medication Management System is a pill organizer with alarm designed for use by seniors and individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities. This device is available as stand-alone unit or with optional reporting. Under the event reporting and notification option, device and compliance information is transmitted to a secure data center which allows caregivers and healthcare providers the ability to track compliance, proactively address dosing errors, ensure equipment functionality

Megabee

MegaBee™ is a writing tablet designed for use by individuals with traumatic brain injury, stroke, motor-loss, multiple sclerosis (MS), motor neuron disease (MND), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), cerebral palsy and those who are not able to write legibly. The tablet uses eye movement and blinking as the method to select letters or phrases, which are then displayed on its screen. MegaBee™ is fully portable and can be used for individuals with limited mobility and residents of a home care fac

Memo Portable Pill Box

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of an LED alert portable pill box for individuals with memory disabilities and other conditions that affect memory such as Alzheimer’s disease. Memo is a portable pill box system designed specifically for people with Alzheimer's disease to remind them when and how many pills to take using colored boxes and an LED indicator. The Memo system uses a two-step process: (1) the prescribing physician enters the quantities, time, and other details

Memory Board Game

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a group memory improvement activity at a day center for seniors. The center had requested a large, lightweigheight board game that could be mounted on a whiteboard stand and removed when not in use. The game requires players to choose two numbers from the array on the board, and if the pictures on the reverse match, the player keeps the pair. The winner is the player with the greatest number of pairs. To make the board, a piece of Masonite was cut to size a

Memory Phone

The Memory Phone is a large button telephone designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's Disease, brain injury, or cognitive or fine motor disabilities. In addition to having a standard keypad with large numbers, this phone features eight programmable picture frames at the top. Pressing the photograph placed in a frame causes the phone to dial the corresponding phone number. A ninth frame can be used to dial 911 or other emergency number. Other features include adjustable receiver amplifica

Memory Quest

Memory Quest is computer software designed for children and adults with ADHD. Training with memory games may help to improve arithmetic skills and verbal working memory in children with ADHD. Memory Quest includes the following: A unique homepage for the training software with material for teachers such as rating scales, diplomas, evaluation sheets etc., as well as research and new training programs, a book about working memory and working memory training by Clinical Psychologists Erik Truedsso

Memoves

MeMoves is a sensory integration activity program designed for use by parents, teachers or therapists working with children with cognitive or mental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent, teacher or therapist to use an Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to calm or focus a child. The child performs finger puzzles to the beat of the music and watches as the screen comes alive. MeMoves features nine original songs exclusive to this app, over 30 separate finger puzzles and

Memrabel Clock

The MemRabel™ Clock is a audio memory aid designed to assist people with dementia, learning disabilities, cognitive disorders and people requiring memory prompts at various times of the day. Reminders for medication, appointments with Doctors or day centers, and even reminders to eat can be set by a family member or caregiver. Once the alarms are set in place, the MemRabel™ Clock will play the personally recorded voice memos at the selected alarm times to remind the user of things he or she need

Merry Walker Serenity Trays

The Merry Walker Serenity Trays are wooden trays for walkers designed to provide activity for individuals with dementia and other cognitive or neurological disabilities. All models feature implements or devices securely fastened to the tray. Five models are available. The Chef includes a small aluminum bread pan, a plastic bowl, and a wooden spoon. The Homemaker is equipped with a rolling pin, a small bread pan, and a wooden spoon. The Carpenter has a block of wood and a sponge sanding block. Th

Metal Trades Series (Vmt)

The Metal Trades Series is a job readiness and vocational skills training system designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of five duplicatable books can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups. These duplicatable books are designed to give students an overview of basic measurement skills, shop math, and blueprint reading. Available as a set, titles include: Shop Math; Blueprint Reading I; Blueprint Reading II; Blu

Meville To Weville

MEville to WEville, is designed for use by students with learning, communication, cognitive, or reading disabilities. This curriculum systematically integrates reading, writing, speaking, augmentative communication, and listening for elementary students with disabilities in the moderate to severe range. It was developed to build a classroom community that promotes a sense of belonging. Each unit offers students a new and different perspective on themselves, their families and their school. In Un

Micro-Tech Classic Bed Sensor Pad (Models 82708 & 82710)

The Micro-Tech Classic Bed Sensor Pad, models 82708 and 82710, is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's disease or individuals at risk for falls to monitor when individuals get out of bed. When the sensor pad is connected to the Micro-Tech Informer or Sentinel series monitors (see separate entries), it will transmit a signal to the monitor when the user gets out of bed, removing his or her weight from the pad. This pad has a durab

Micro-Tech Classic Chair Sensor Pad (Model 83700)

The Micro-Tech Classic Chair Sensor Pad, model 83700, is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's disease or individuals at risk for falls to monitor when individuals get up from a chair or wheelchair. When the sensor pad is connected to the Micro-Tech Informer or Sentinel series monitors (see separate entries), it will transmit a signal to the monitor when the user gets out of the chair or wheelchair, removing his or her weight from

Micro-Tech Extra Wide Bed Sensor Pad (Models 82780 & 82790)

The Micro-Tech Extra Wide Bed Sensor Pad, models 82780 and 82790, is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's disease or individuals at risk for falls to monitor when individuals get out of bed. When the sensor pad is connected to the Micro-Tech Informer or Sentinel series monitors (see separate entries), it will transmit a signal to the monitor when the user gets out of bed, removing his or her weight from the pad. This pad has a du

Micro-Tech Informer (Model 81781) & Informer Deluxe (Model 81791)

The Micro-Tech Informer and Informer Deluxe, models 81781 and 81791, are wandering patient systems designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's disease or individuals at risk for falls to monitor when individuals get out of bed or rise from a wheelchair or chair. Both units feature top-mounted flashing lights to help to locate the monitor; dual button alarm reset to deter resident tampering; 0-2 second delay option for restless residents; and an audible low batter

Micro-Tech Informer Plus Silver (Model 81830)

The Micro-Tech Informer Plus Silver, model 81830, is a wandering patient system that alerts a caregiver to whether a person is in or out of a bed. It is intended to be used with people with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's disease and others who may wander or inadvertently place themselves in danger by exiting the bed. The Informer Plus Silver consists of a control unit that is mounted on the bed and a pressure sensitive bed sensor pad that is placed across the width of the bed under the ma

Micro-Tech Seat Belt Alarm

The Micro-Tech Seat Belt Alarm is a wheelchair seat belt and wandering patient system designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs and have Alzheimer's disease or other cognitive disabilities and are at risk for falls in homes or hospitals. This seat belt is equipped with a standard sensor unit and a Velcro fastening buckle that, once disengaged, alerts a caregiver or hospital staff that the user is exiting the wheelchair and may wander or fall. The Seat Belt Alarm is intended for use wit

Micro-Tech Sentinel (Model 81850) & Sentinel With Voice (Model 81860)

The Micro-Tech Sentinel and Sentinel with Voice, models 81850 and 81860, are wandering patient systems designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's disease or individuals at risk for falls to monitor when individuals get out of bed or rise from a wheelchair or chair. Both Sentinel units attach to a wheelchair, chair or bed using the included belt clip or Velcro adhesion patch provided, and the units connect to a Micro-Tech Sensor Pad (see separate entry). The Sent

Midland Weather Alert Radio With Silent Call Transmitter

The Midland Weather Radio with Silent Transmitter is an around-the-clock radio, in real time, that is designed for use by individuals who are deaf or have a hearing impairment, or those who have hearing loss. A Silent Call 318MHz transmitter is also included and works with any Silent Call Original Series receiver up to 100 feet away. This Silent Call Transmitter uses Specific Area Message Encoding (SAME) technology and has 7 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) channels. Is Public

Milbat Memory Game

The Milbat Memory Game is a perception game designed for use by children with cognitive or neurological disabilities. Made of wood and Plexiglas, the game requires players to draw metal balls through the maze with a magnet to place the balls in the holes according to the pattern on the included cards. OPTIONS: Hand strap for the magnet.

Milbat Thinking Games Puzzle

The MILBAT Thinking Games Puzzle is a large knobbed wood puzzle with large pieces designed for use by people with cognitive, learning, grasping or fine motor disabilities. Available in a heart or oval shape, this puzzle has 8 or 9 pieces. Each piece has a knob to facilitate grasping, and for those who are unable to grasp the knob or the piece, the knob can be unscrewed leaving a metal plate. The puzzle includes a cuff with a magnet that fits around the user's palm, and the user can lift and plac

Mind Your Manners Language Kit (Model Lk-Mym)

The Mind Your Manners Language Kit, model LK-MYM, is a personal skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. The program contains a book that teaches good manners, written using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols (Boardmaker). Topics include remembering to cover your mouth when you cough, use a napkin to wipe your messy face, and talk with an inside voice. Students review appropriate behavior using a computer story with

Mini Alligator Tongs

These Mini Alligator Tongs are designed to help build fine motor and to improve grasping abilities or pre-scissor skills. With build-in finger grips.

Mini Massager (Model F70868-1000)

The Mini Massager, model F70868-1000, is designed for use with individuals with sensory, cognitive, and neurological disabilities. This lightweight, folding unit includes four interchangeable massage heads--a muscle massager, a concentrated massager, a scalp massager, and an all-over body massager. Each massage head is touch-activated, massaging when it comes in contact with skin. When open, its L-shaped handle makes it easier to access areas of the body that are normally out of reach. A lightwe

Mini Play Cube

The Mini Play Cube is a sensory busy box designed to provide children with sensory, cognitive, or neurological disabilities with sensory stimulation. This purposeful-play toy helps children learn counting, encourages cooperative play, and reinforces color recognition and hand/eye coordination skills. The unit includes a mini bead roller coaster, a pathfinder, a magnetic circle, a ziggidy zag racer, and a counting abacus. The cube is made of wood with metal attachments. DIMENSIONS(HxLxW): 24 x 12

Mini Rib-It-Ball

The Mini Rib-It-Ball is a textured ball designed for use by children with low vision or fine motor, grasping, upper extremity, or mobility disabilities. This lightweight ball consists of an air bladder encased in denier nylon with Velcro closures. Nylon-covered closed-cell-foam ribs on the ball's surface aid in grasping and throwing and prevent the ball from rolling out of reach. High-contrast colors aid in visibility. The ball has a ring for teething on the top and a pull string to start vibrat

Mini Wood Grocery Products (Model G316)

Mini Wood Grocery Products, model G316, is an independent living skills tutorial and educational toy for children and adults with cognitive disabilities. The Grocery Products depict items of personal care and food commonly found in a grocery store, including ketchup, soap, paper towels, cookies, bread, butter, toothpaste, apple juice, BandAids, cereal, milk and cheese. The play items provide opportunities to learn about personal care and nutrition, shopping and independent living needs, by playi

Mini-Auggie (Model H-19)

The Mini-Auggie, model H-19, is a direct selection or scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This augmentative communication device consists of a PocketPC (HP iPaq 2495) loaded with Point To Pictures - Mobile (PTP-Mobile) software. The unit is touch-sensitive and comes with built-in voice recording capability and the Mayer-Johnson PCS library on an SD card. An unlimited number of pages with up to 25 pictures per page can be stored, jumped

Mini-Shooting Stars (Model 2001-S)

The Mini-Shooting Stars, model 2001-S, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with physical or cognitive disabilities. Pressing on the clear top of the unit sends stars shooting through space. This adapted toy can also be operated using a single switch (not included). POWER: Uses one nine-volt battery and two C batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS: 9.25 x 8.25 x 5.5 inches.

Mirror Pebbles

Mirror Pebbles is designed for children who are working on improving their cognitive and visual perceptual skills. Mirror Pebbles comes with 20 smooth reflective wobbly shapes designed for sorting and sequencing.

Model Me Going Places 2

Model Me Going Places 2 is a personal and independent living skills tutorial program and behavior training program for children with cognitive disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad to help a child learn to navigate challenging locations in the community. Each location contains a picture slideshow of children modeling appropriate behavior. Locations include: Hairdresser, Mall, Doctor, Playground, Grocery Store, and Restaurant. The user can touch

Moderate Level Functioning Tub Easy Pack

The Moderate Level Functioning Tub Easy Pack is designed for individuals 8 years or older who require assistance in diverting disruptive behaviors or alleviating boredom by offering a variety of activities in one kit. It is designed for individuals who require minimal supervision. Each collection comes in a handy, stackable see-through storage container with lid. COLOR: Multiple colors. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Modified Bicycle For Teenage With Cerebral Palsy

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a customized bicycle for a teenager with cerebral palsy and developmental delays. An evaluation of the teenager with disabilities determined the only modifications needed were a larger seat, outrigger wheels, and foot cups. The new-design outrigger wheels can be easily removed and reattached, making transport and storage much easier. While the modifications were minor, the results were major. The consumer is now able to get necessary exercise while doing an

Modified Bike

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To provide a custom adapted bike for an active adult with Down syndrome. FREEDOM WHEELS adapted a bike to include a wider seat and outrigger wheels that could be removed later if the individual developed enough skill to ride on her own. This adaptation allowed the individual to combine her love of swimming and riding by competing in the Triathlon Pink, which supports breast research. TITLE: Lucy’s Triathlon. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 30, Numb

Modified Bikes

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted bike for a child with Down syndrome and mild visual impairment. FREEDOM WHEELS® created a bike with a wider seat, outrigger wheels, toe clips, and a tow bar. Aside from learning how to climb onto the bike with assistance from his father, the child has already begun to enjoy being on the bike and has started to pedal on his own; although his father still pulls him over rougher terrain on occasion. TITLE: Easy Riding. JOURNA

Modified Dining Chair

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted dining chair for a young woman with Dravet syndrome, an intellectual disability and epilepsy. Her seizures are severe and hard to control. When the young woman was younger she use to sit at the kitchen table using a high chair but as she got older, she outgrew the high chair and now needed a new way to sit comfortably at the dinner table. Upon initial evaluation, the assessment team tried a TAD Michelle Tilt-in-Space Supp

Money Equivalence

Money Equivalence is a money management and consumer skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce the recognition of money and concepts relating to making change. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Money Equivalence can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protected administration section. The administrator can

Money Equivalence Puzzles (Dollar)

Money Equivalence Puzzles (Dollars) is designed for students in grades 1-3 with cognitive and learning disabilities learning to identify money. With these self-correcting puzzles, students will get plenty of practice counting dollar bills. Each set features two levels of play on 24 reversible puzzles. Plus with no written words, these games are perfect for non-readers or ESL/ELL students. Dollar Puzzles provide pictorial examples of equivalent dollar combinations with emphasis on small bills. Ma

Money Skills Language Kit (Model Lk-Ms)

The Money Skills Language Kit, model LK-MS, is a money skills and language tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. This program teaches users to identify coins and a dollar bill and to understand their value. Reinforcement and practice are provided with BINGO and tic-tac-toe games, matching worksheets, and a songboard in which students take real money out of a wallet. The kit includes a book written with limited vocabulary, repetitive lines,

Money Words

Money Words is a money management and consumer skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce the recognition of words related to money and concepts relating to managing money such as banking, budgeting and the use of credit cards. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Money Words can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a pass

Monkey Sensory Habitat

The Monkey Sensory Habitat is designed for children who would benefit or who need sensory input, like individuals with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD, and those who may show aggressive behaviors like kicking, hitting, excessive energy, etc. Each Monkey Habitat includes climbing walls, trampolines, crash mat, exercise balls and swing to redirect the child’s energy. The Habitat comes with 14 separate pieces (sold separately, see price chart below) and each of which target key mov

Month Sequence

Month Sequence is a personal skills and independent living skill tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child the order of the months of the year. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections, each of which has a "Learn" part and a "Play" part. A picture showing a month in its correct sequence

More Fun With Directions Hd

More Fun With Directions HD is a voice output language, vocabulary tutorial program and a cause and effect and behavior training program designed for use by language therapists and parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or parent to use an Apple iPad to help children to practice listening, auditory memory and auditory processing as well as following directions and learning co

More Fun With Directions Hd Lite

More Fun With Directions HD Lite is a voice output language, vocabulary tutorial program and a cause and effect and behavior training program designed for use by language therapists and parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or parent to use an Apple iPad to help children to practice listening, auditory memory and auditory processing as well as following directions and learni

Mother Goose (Model 9309)

Mother Goose, model 9309, is a switch operated voice output and educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive, learning, communication or physical disabilities. Mother Goose guides children through five common nursery rhymes that they can hear and recite. To activate this toy, the child presses a capability switch (not included), and Mother Goose reads the nursery rhymes while her head bobs and turns side to side and her beak opens and closes as if she is speaking. The rhymes and m

Mother's Third Arm

Mother’s Third Arm is an adjustable cup and bottle holder that can be used by children and adults with limited arm and grasping strength. The user is able to access cups and bottles held with the Arm’s adjustable Velcro strap. The Arm has an easy-to-use clamp and a flexible tube that can be positioned in a variety of angles. It can be attached to wheelchairs, tabletops, strollers or highchairs.

Motion Detector With Remote Alarm

The Motion Detector with Remote Alarm is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease, dementia, brain injury, or cognitive disabilities. The system consists of a motion detector and a receiver with a chime alarm. The detector can be placed where needed (e.g., in the bedroom to alert to a person leaving the bed, near stairs, near an exit door, at the kitchen door) to detect wandering or potentially harmful movement. It has detection settings for a wide o

Mountable Big Talk (Model 4204)

Mountable Big Talk, model 4204, is a gooseneck holder designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Designed for use with Big Talk Triple Play, model 4202, (see separate entry), this adjustable gooseneck comes with a super clamp and can be attached to any wheelchair or table. DIMENSIONS: The gooseneck is 18 inches long.

Mouse&caret Buddy

Mouse&Caret Buddy is a cursor locator program designed for use by individuals with low vision or limited attention. This program provides an icon (picture) beside the standard mouse and caret cursors for ease of location and easier visibility. Users can select one of the included icons or they can import their own. Icon size and hot spot location (cursor location) are adjustable (i.e., where the cursor is actually located relative to the picture). Users can also set the pictures to be remove

Mr. Roboto (Model 322)

Mr. Roboto, model 322, is sensory busy box designed for use by children with with severe physical or cognitive disabilities. This robot-style head has pronounced features that activate lights, music, vibration, and spinning lighted mirror when pressed. A musical tune plays when the ears are pressed; six bright LED's (light emitting diodes) turn on simultaneously when the eyes are pressed; a spinning lighted mirror spins inside the head and vibration is turned on when the nose is pressed; and, a

Multimedia Plocka

Multimedia Plocka is an educational program with cause and effect, matching and sorting, sequencing, numbers, language, and games activities, designed for use by children with cognitive, learning, communication, upper extremity, and fine motor disabilities. In this multimedia program, learning is enhanced with graphics, sound, and video. The program uses the principle of objects and targets. On-screen shapes, pictures, or text are scanned and selected with switches or the keyboard. Once selected

Music Factory

Music Factory is a music composition program designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, upper extremity, and fine motor disabilities. The program provides melodies, riffs, and rhythmic patterns that can be combined in thousands of ways, from simple to complex. Any combination will always work. Users can choose to hear their music in real-time mode or to compose, listen, and then record. Music can be composed in a variety of styles, including reggae, blues, and techno. Users can choos

Musical Pig

The Musical Pig is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, mobility, cognitive or severe physical disabilities or spinal cord injury. This toy requires a capability switch (not included). It is activated using the capability switch or by squeezing the pig's hand. When activated, this plush pig, which stands upright, moves its arms and plays a musical tune. If the pig is grabbed by its neck, it will squeal and oink. POWER: Uses 3 AAA batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxW):

Musical Swirl Art (Model 3961)

Swirl Art is a painting activity designed for use by children with cognitive and fine motor disabilities. The unit consists of a spinning containter into which a blank card is placed. Activating the attached capability switch (not included) causes the card to spin. Children apply paint Swirl Art is a painting activity designed for use by children with cognitive and fine motor disabilities. The unit consists of a spinning containter into which a blank card is places. As the card spins, children a

Musical Twinkle Mirror

The Musical Twinkle Mirror, model 658, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Activate a connected capability switch (not included) or roll the attached roller for music, sounds, and dancing lights. A mirror lets children see themselves. The two hanging toys provide great tactile fun. A stand is included. POWER: Uses 3 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 12 x 2.5 x 10 inches.

Mv-1000

The MV-1000 is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities, including autism, cerebral palsy, developmental delays, and traumatic head injuries. Available as software only for use on existing hand-held devices running the Palm operating system or pre-loaded on a Palm Tungsten E2, it offers hundreds of pictures to help facilitate communication with male and female voice choices. This customizable system can be set to match the user's p

My Body Language Kit Plus (Model Lk-Mb)

My Body Language Kit Plus, model LK-MB, is an academic and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. Major body parts and organs are highlighted in all parts of this unit, which includes a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols; an interactive computer book that combines text, pictures, speech and sound; a songboard, word cards, and vocabulary games; and reproducible worksheets that add

My Favorite Book

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To help children who have difficulty attending, to participate in reading books by staying on task with the help of a personalized adapted book. Materials Needed: Digital camera, computer, printer, three-ring binder, three-hole punch, page protectors

My Health, My Choice, My Responsibility

My Health, My Choice, My Responsibility is a personal skills and independent living tutorial program for people with cognitive or developmental disabilities or their therapists. This application (or "app") is designed for use with the Apple iPad to teach important topics necessary for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Developed with the Westchester Institute for Human Development (WIHD), this program is designed to be used directly by users with special needs to learn about healthy living in a se

My Pictures Talk

My Pictures Talk is a graphics program designed for use with people with developmental disabilities or autism. The program is for use with the Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch. The application facilitates the addition of text and audio to pictures and video. These talking photo albums can be used to teach skills and behaviors. Pictures and video can be added by importing from the device’s camera or imported using iTunes software. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch.

My Pool Pal Flotation Belt

The My Pool Pal Flotation Belt is a swimming aid designed for use by individuals with mobility, upper extremity, neurological, or cognitive disabilities. Designed for individuals who need additional flotation in the water, this belt features eight strategically placed foam blocks wrapped in a poly/spandex exterior and elastic interior incorporating a heavy duty hook-and-loop closure. SIZES: Small (fits waists 25 to 30 inches), medium (30 to 35 inches), large (35 to 40 inches) and extra-large (40

My Talking Lappup

My Talking LapPup is an educational toy designed for use by young children with low vision or cognitive or learning disabilities. Designed for children 6 to 24 months old, this toy is available in two versions - Scout or Violet. It has a face that lights up and a mouth that animates as the dog sings and plays with the child. Useful for on-the-go play and learning, this toy encourages children to explore shapes, counting, opposites, and colors. The toy also enables users to lift and close the lid

My Tiny Reminder

MY tiny REMINDER is a vibrating prompter and medication reminder designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive disabilities. The prompter vibrates at a preset time for two seconds and then stops for three seconds; this pattern continues until the user presses any key on the unit. The unit can be carried in a pocket or in the included wristband/wrist wallet, which also has room for other items such as cash, credit cards, keys, or MP3 players. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 0.75 x 2.7

My Video Scheduler

My Video Scheduler is a teacher developed app designed for use by student with cognitive and learning disabilities.  It is an app that can be customized and combined with video modeling within structured scheduling while providing positive reinforcement for users.  My Video Scheduler can be synced with your diary and then modified or deleted. Included in this app is a full library of pre-made photos and videos. The library includes videos such as: changing your menstrual pad, putting on a bra, s

My Voice Id

MyVoice ID is a medical identification tag designed for use by individuals with autism, Alzheimer's disease, or other cognitive disabilities. This electronic recording device can be used to record a medical profile, including blood type, allergies and sensitivities, pre-existing medical conditions, medications, people to notify, and other information. The profile can be read back by touching a button, and updated by re-recording. The recording capacity is 60 to 80 words. The device includes a me

My Words

My Words is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by children with communication, cognitive, developmental, learning or speech disabilities, or autism, and by caregivers, educators, therapists and parents working with children with these disabilities. This application, or app, enable an Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The

Myboard-Lc (Model Mb-Lc)

MyBoard-LC is a large key, large print keyboard designed for use by children with motor skill or cognitive disabilities. This keyboard has oversized keys color-coded by character set. Keytop labels have lowercase letters to assist those who have not yet mastered the relationship between uppercase and lowercase letters. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible personal computers or Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP, or Vista or MAC OS 10.1.5 or higher and a

Myboard-Uc

MyBoard-UC is a large key, large print keyboard designed for use by children with motor skill, vision, or cognitive disabilities. This keyboard has oversized keys color-coded by character set. Keytop labels have uppercase letters. There are no function keys. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible personal computers or Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP, or Vista, 7 or MAC OS 10.1.5 or higher and a USB port (a PS/2 adapter is included). DIMENSIONS: 19 x 1.5

Mygait Elite Computer

The MyGait Elite Computer is a computer terminal designed for use by older adults or individuals with cognitive disability. This all-in-une unit comes fully assembled, and provides easy access to computer and the Internet for people who have computer literacy challenges. The MyGait Elite features an integrated 20-inch high definition monitor, a built-in web camera for video chat capability, an integrated DVD/CD player for playback, and 200 percent zoom or magnification capability. The computer's

Name Recognition And Writing Activity

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with cognitive, learning, severe physical, or neurological disabilities with letter and name recognition and fine motor development. Large paper keybpards are created. Students locate and touch the beginning letters of their names and practice writing their names. MATERIALS: Paper. TOOLS: Pen or marker. SKILLS REQUIRED: Drawing and lettering. AUTHOR: Robinson, B. TITLE: Assistive Technology Ideas that Work. WEB SITE: cenmi.org/mits/downloads/

Natural Contours Massagers With Three-Speed Control

The Natural Contours Massagers with Three-speed control are designed for use with individuals with sensory, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. Ergonomically designed to glide over the body's natural contours, these lightweight plastic units provide stimulating vibrations to relieve tension, relax muscles, and improve blood flow. SIZES: Travel, compact, or deluxe. DIMENSIONS: The travel size is 3.75 inches long, the compact size is four inches long, and the deluxe size is 7.75 inches long.

Neater Snacker

The Neater Snacker is designed to promote independence for those with cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, motor neuron disease, head injuries, spinal injuries, rheumatoid arthritis, muscular dystrophies, limb amputations, ataxia, strokes, and Parkinson’s disease, which impact upper extremity strength and coordination during meals. It is a device to support and position food for eating. The Neater Snacker is comprised of a long arm with fold away clamp to attach the device to table or other furn

Necessary Knowledge (Nke)

Necessary Knowledge is an independent living skills tutorial and job skills training system designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of 36 duplicatable books and 36 audio CDs is written at an average fourth grade reading level and can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups. Each book teaches a specific set of skills and vocabulary. Some of the titles include: The Interview; First Weeks of Work; Earning Money Now;

New Blue 2

The NEW Blue 2 is a switch designed for individualists with dexterity or mobility issues. The NEW Blue2 switch provides a sleek, modern design with new features that make it compatible with all switch accessible apps. Also new to Blue2 is the ability to toggle the on-screen keyboard on and off for iOS devices and a built-in rechargeable battery.Includes rechargeable battery.Requires 40% less pressure to activate than the original Blue2. Features two external switch jacks. Program custom keystrok

New Frog And Fly

New Frog & Fly is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. Based on the classic game from the early days of personal computing, this switch-training software features brightly colored graphics with delightful animation and sometimes hilarious sound effects. Four switch training activities help teach cause and effect, two-switch step scanning, auto-scanning, and reaction time. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible or

No Noise Switch (Model 3Nssw)

The No Noise Switch, model 3NSSW, is a control switch interface unit designed for use with individuals with emotional or cognitive disabilities. This switch activates the connected toy or appliance as a reward for quiet, encouraging those who shout or scream to modify behavior. This unit includes a microphone and a sensitivity control.

No Start Car Disconnect Switch

The No Start Car Disconnect Switch is an ignition disconnect switch designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease, dementia, or cognitive disabilities. This unit prevents an automobile from being started by someone who does not understand that driving is dangerous for them. This device connects to the battery and enable the car to be disabled with the turn of a knob.

No Touch Talker

The No Touch Talker is a single message communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. This motion-sensitive device records up to a 10 second spoken message, and plays it back without physical contact when the device is activated by a slight movement, such as the movement of a finger or toe. A picture or word card can be placed on the unit for a visual message cue. The user can activate this device to seek attention, elicit assistance, or make a commen

No-Glamour Auditory Processing Interactive Software

No-Glamour Auditory Processing Interactive Software is an auditory perceptual training program designed for use by children with learning or communication disabilities. This software uses a multi-sensory approach to training students in auditory processing skills, from simple auditory reception to complex problem solving tasks. The program improves auditory processing skills in these areas: auditory reception, following directions, recognizing absurdities, phonological awareness, details, exclus

Noah's World Bed

The Noah's World Bed is an enclosed bed designed for use by children with autism or sleep disorders such as sleepwalking. This bed has a wooden box frame for a twin mattress and four 6-foot posts, one at each corner. A fabric ecnclosure is secured to the frame and posts, covering all four sides and the top. The enclosure has one or more zipper openings on that allows the child to be zipped in safely to prevent night wandering. During the day, the bed can also provide a contained play environme

Noise Sensitive Traffic Light (Model 1830)

The Noise Sensitive Traffic Light, model 1830, is a wall-mounted speech teaching device designed to encourage awareness of sound levels. This unit can be used in individually or in group speech therapy to increase awareness of speech volume as the light changes from red to yellow to green based on volume level. In classrooms and other settings, the device can be used to control noise levels, with the light turning red when noise levels reach unacceptable levels and green when the noise level dec

Non-Slip Remote Cover

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Allows individuals to hold a remote without it slipping from their grasp. A kitchen sponge is adapted by carving an oval space to cradle the shape of the remote. Once the remote is placed in the contoured space, it's secured with a small square of shelf lining and three rubber bands to hold the device in place and prevent from slipping. COMMENTS: The Non-Slip Remote Cover is designed for those with grasping issues and low motor skills. SKILLS REQUIRED:

Nouns 1

Nouns 1 is a reading tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program for people with cognitive and communication disabilities. It is designed to teach simple nouns necessary for basic functional literacy. It is part of a series that teaches nouns that also includes Nouns 2 and Nouns 3 (see separate entries). The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Nouns 1 can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care pro

Nouns 2

Nouns 2 is a reading tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program for people with cognitive and communication disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforcing nouns that are critical for independent living in the home or the community or at school or work. It is part of a series that teaches nouns that also includes Nouns 1 and Nouns 3 (see separate entries). The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Nouns 2 can be used on the same device by

Nouns 3

Nouns 3 is a reading tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program for people with cognitive and communication disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforcing nouns that are necessary for functional literacy and critical for independent living in the home or the community or at school or work. It is part of a series that teaches nouns that also includes Nouns 1 and Nouns 2 (see separate entries). The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Nou

NOVA Chat 5

NOVA chat 5 is designed for use by individuals who are not able to use their natural voice to communicate as a result of stroke, cerebral palsy and neuro-genetic disorders that impact speech.  Features include multiple position capabilities, switch scanning, Social Chat, IVONA speech synthesizer, and many other Chat features.  A variety of vocabulary configurations provides options for each individual that uses our "Chat" systems. NOVA chat includes thousands of SymbolStix™ symbols, and PCS™ sym

NOVA Chat 5

NOVA chat 5 is designed for use by individuals who are not able to use their natural voice to communicate as a result of stroke, cerebral palsy and neuro-genetic disorders that impact speech.  Features include multiple position capabilities, switch scanning, Social Chat, IVONA speech synthesizer, and many other Chat features.  A variety of vocabulary configurations provides options for each individual that uses our "Chat" systems. NOVA chat includes thousands of SymbolStix™ symbols, and PCS™ sym

Number Concepts 1 And 2

Number Concepts 1 and 2 is an interactive early math curriculum software designed to support students in special education, regular education, and inclusion classes from counting to computation.

Number Plane

Number Plane is a math skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program features Murphy mouse presenting 21 practical activities, such as Doughnut Dragons and Florrie Flutter's Kites. Mathematical concepts and vocabulary are introduced clearly with full narration. Contents include numbers from zero to 99, halves and quarters fractions, place value in two-digit numbers, multiplication as repeated addition, division as sharing equally and r

Number Puzzle Boards

The Number Puzzle Boards and Pegs are a math skills game designed for use by children with fine motor, learning, or cognitive disabilities. This multi-component manipulative activity is designed to aid in refining math skills. The self correcting number puzzles may be used alone or in combination with pegs for counting and math. The set includes 55 easy-to-handle Tall-Stacker pegs, ten crepe rubber boards, and a plastic storage tub. The boards and pegs can be washed with soap and water and may b

Number Train

Number Train is a math skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program features Murphy mouse acting as a guide through fully narrated interactive activities, such as rolling dice and playing an adding game with an elephant, learning about odd and even numbers with Fandango Frogs, and subtracting with ducks as they dive into the water and swim away. Mathematical concepts and vocabulary are introduced clearly with full narration. Contents

Number Works, The

The Number Works is a math skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. Full of cranky old machines that barely work, The Number Works Factory needs to get working again. As students build math skills, they repair the machines. Along the way, they enlist the help of UNIT the robot and his friend the mouse. Activities focus on place value and ordering numbers, approximation, addition of two-digit numbers, subtraction of two-digit numbers, addition

Number-One Urinal

The Number-One is a male urinal designed to be used by individuals with severe physical disabilities. The Spill-Guard does not have to be held in place. It is designed to not slip, spill, or tip over. The urine can be measured in cubic centimeters and ounces using a graduate scale on the side of the Number-One Urinal.

Nursery Rhyme Caterpillar (Model 1203)

The Nursery Rhyme Caterpillar, model 1203, is a switch-activated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, cognitive, or severe physical disabilities. Activate each of the built-in tactile switches to listen to the pre-recorded nursery rhymes recited by children while bright multi-colored lights twinkle along. Nursery rhymes include Mary Had a Little Lamb, Jack and Jill, Humpty Dumpy, and Little Miss Muffet. The unit can be used on a tabletop or it can be wall mounted. POWER: Uses 4

Nurserytime Lena Lamb

Nurserytime Lena Lamb is a touch-activated, voice output stuffed animal designed for use by children with blindness or low vision or cognitive disabilities. It is intended for children ages newborn and up. This animated mother lamb recites nursery rhymes while cradling her baby. Story time begins with a gentle squeeze of the lamb's front paw. While a soothing lullaby plays in the background, the toy recounts five childhood classics, including Jack and Jill, Humpty Dumpty, and Hickory Dickory Doc

O Frame By Smirtwaite

The O Frame by Smirthwaite is an indoor free standing suspension system for use with a variety of Smirtwaite sensory swings and bolsters. Made from tubular steel it can handle a capacity of 300 kilograms (661 pounds). The O Frame can be secured to the floor for extra stability. OPTIONS: The O Frame can be used with Smirtwaite’s Hug ‘n” Hold Bolster, Activity Bolster, Flexi Bolster, Swing Bolster and Swing Platform. SIZES: 1 size available. CAPACITY: 300 kilograms (661 pounds). COLOR: Red, yellow

Oak Dayclock With Time

The Oak DayClock with Time is a day clock designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or memory or cognitive disabilities. This round clock features an outer ring that functions as a standard wall clock and an inner circle that is divided into seven sections labeled with the day of the week. The line dividing each of the segments represents midnight, and the midway point of each day, noon, is represented by a small notch in the middle of each day. The single day hand makes one full

Object Calendar

“DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To create an object calendar or symbol shelf that can be used in developing and expanding communication with children with intellectual and/or communication disabilities. First, determine what activities the child enjoys, or if using the object calendar for steps of an activity such as grooming, determine the steps within the specific activity. Second, plan a sequence including several of these activities or steps. Third, select obvious objects or parts of obj

Object Display Switch

"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable individuals who cannot successfully comprehend and/or use augmentative displays for communication to communicate. With the use of this switch display, a user receives auditory reinforcement, while alerting another person to the attempt to communicate. The adaptation is an object display box with a switch under its cover. The box mounts to a wall with industrial Velcro. The device is then connected to a Switch Module. The Switch Module is a self-cont

Ocean Wonders Projector (Model 339X)

The Ocean Wonders Projector, model 339X, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, severe physical, cognitive or emotional disabilities. Hold down a connected capability switch and one of two colorful ocean scenes will project on a wall or ceiling while soothing classical music plays. Music can also be played for a preset twelve minutes without the capability switch. The unit is equipped with a carrying handle. POWER: Uses 4 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH

Odd One Out Pack

Odd One Out Pack is a voice output flash card program and a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by therapists and teachers working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, hearing, learning, or physical disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or teacher to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to help children work on semantic reasoning skills. The app covers a range of everyday semantic categories and comes with thre

Ode

Ode is a sensory stimulating mealtime reminder designed specifically for people living with dementia, including Alzheimer’s. It releases aromatic cues that smell authentically of food three times a day to promote the individual’s appetite and remind him or her to eat. Ode can hold three fragrance cartridges at a time - one for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and be programmed to release the selected fragrance at a designated time. When it comes on, Ode will release the fragrance on and off on a cyc

Odysseyware

OdysseyWare is a math, science, language arts, history, and geography curriculum program designed for use by children with learning disabilities. This multimedia curriculum program automatically performs teacher tasks such as grading, lesson planning, and record keeping. It covers the four core subjects of Language Arts, Math, History and Geography, and Science, plus a variety of electives, including Spanish, Consumer Math, and Health. The curricuum can be configured for use in a classroom (mult

Off We Go - Going On A Plane

Off We Go - Going on a Plane is an independent living skills, personal skills, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents working with children who have cognitive, communication or speech disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help prepare a child for travelling on a plane. The child will see what is likely to happen and hear some of the typical sounds that they would hear during their journey t

Off We Go - Going On A Plane Hd

Off We Go - Going on a Plane HD is an independent living skills, personal skills, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents working with children who have cognitive, communication or speech disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad to help prepare a child for travelling on a plane. The child will see what is likely to happen and hear some of the typical sounds that they would hear during their journey through stories told

Off We Go - Going To The Dentist

Off We Go - Going to the Dentist is an independent living skills, personal skills, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents working with children who have cognitive, communication or speech disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help prepare a child for going to the dentist. The child will see what is likely to happen and hear some of the typical sounds that they would hear during the visit th

Off We Go - Going To The Dentist Hd

Off We Go - Going to the Dentist HD is an independent living skills, personal skills, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents working with children who have cognitive, communication or speech disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent to use their Apple iPad to help prepare a child for going to the dentist. The child will see what is likely to happen and hear some of the typical sounds that they would hear during the visit through stories told

Oh No Fractions!

Oh No Fractions! is a math tutorial program designed for use by students with cognitive disabilities. This application (or app) allows students to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to compare and explore fractions. The user swipes left or right to indicate if the fraction on the left is “less” or “greater” than the one on the right. The user can either peek at the visual solution before selecting his or her answer, or wait until later to prove it. The app also allows the user to tap above

Omoby

oMoby is an object identification program designed for use by individuals with low vision or memory or cognitive disabilities. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to identify an item. The user launches the app and takes a picture of the object to be identified. The app will search the web through IQ Engines search engine for images and other information that are related to the object. It the search engine cannot find an accurate match, the quer

On The Farm

On the Farm is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, upper extremity, and fine motor disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program has five different types of activities with farm themes, all accessible by mouse, touchscreen, keyboard or switches at the same time. Users can build up a scene, one picture at a time, by pressing the mouse, spacebar, or switch; place pictures on a background scene; click on an area to see the word, hear a sound

One Lump Or Two?

One Lump or Two is designed is designed for use by children working on improving their fine motor skills as a result of Down’s syndrome, stroke, and cerebral palsy.  While planning a tea party, players get to organize, problem solve and work on fine-motor-skill building.   Players make invitations, placemats, and party favors as well as prepare simple treats.   Activities in this book are designed to enhance eye-hand coordination, sense of perception, and more.  

One Monitor (Model One-1711 Tspc)

One Monitor, model one-1711 TSPC, is a computer with touch screen designed for use by individuals with cognitive or upper extremity disabilities. This Windows-based all-in-one unit incorporates a slot-loading optical drive, hard disk, card reader, speakers, and the direct current (DC) power supply within a five-wire resistive touch screen monitor. Features include a duel core 1.8 GigaHertz (GHz) processor, a 160 gigabyte (GB) hard drive, 2 GB DDR memory, up to 6 USB 2.0 ports, a slim CDRW/DVDROM

One Take N' Talk (Model 8708)

One Take N' Talk is a direct selection communicator designed for use by children with communication disabilities. This device focuses on a specific task; placing an object (not included) on or removing it from the unit activates a 20-second message. Icons may be placed under a removable clear panel. POWER: Uses four double-A batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 11.75 x 2.75 x 7.5 inches.

One, Two, Tie My Shoe

One, Two, Tie My Shoe is a lacing shoe set designed for use by individuals with fine motor, neurological, cognitive, or upper extremity disabilities. This set includes four chunky, jumbo-sized, soft foam lacing shoes, and four giant plush laces.

Ooops!

Ooops! is a cause and effect training program and single control switch game program library designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. It contains four arcade-style game programs controlled by either a mouse or a single switch. The programs have high quality graphics and animation. Players select from a balloon, a spaceship, a car, or a submarine, then collect as many crystals as possible without crashing into obstacles. The pro

Oralflo Pill Swallowing Cup

The Oralflo Pill Swallowing Cup is a cup with pill holder designed for use by children (ages four and up) and adults with autism, stroke, dysphagia, Down Syndrome Alzheimer's disease, arthritis, visual impairments or who otherwise have difficulty swallowing pills. This cup is designed to allow the natural swallow reflex to ingest medications. The Oralflo cup's snap-on lid has a specially designed ribbed spout. Users simply place the pill inside the spout and tip the cup back, drinking as they no

Original Pedo Trike

Original Pedo Trike is designed for children 2-9 years of age who are working on enhancing their posture control, bilateral coordination, spatial awareness and motor planning for young children. The design includes two front swiveling wheels to allow safe maneuvering without any obstructions from the wheels. The adjustable seat height and handlebar height can be adjusted (2.5 centimeters increments) to accommodate a growing user. It is designed for indoor and outdoor use as well. The Pedo is mad

Out and About 2 Plus - Around the Home

Out and About 2 Plus - Around the Home is an interactive software program designed for use by teenagers through adult who are learning about home management and cooking skills.  This interactive program shows users how to cook dishes such as Sausage and Bean Casserole, Baked Potatoes, Chicken Korma and Apple and Blackberry Crumble. Associated, differentiated activities include: Shelf Life, Information Search, Put in Order, Word search, Shopping List and word processing opportunities.  Out &

Outdoor Play Activity Center

PROTOTYPE --- PURPOSE: To design a sensory-stimulating outdoor play activity center for children with limited physical and cognitive abilities. The prototype frame structure consists of five activity stations and nine different activities. The frame structure is weatherproof, height-adjustable, and can be easily dismantled for storage. Activities are designed to stimulate the visual, auditory, and tactile senses. Components are interchangeable and removable for cleaning or storage. The frame is

Ovo Object Locator

The OVO Object Locator is a lost item location system designed for use by individuals with vision or memory disabilities. This system include three receivers and one transmitter pager. Each receiver has a red, blue or green marking, and the pager has three buttons that are colored red, blue and green. When a button is pushed, the receiver with the corresponding color makes a high-pitched beeping sound to signal the user where the receive is located. Each receiver can be attached to an easily mis

Padded Transfer Bench With Back (Model 9080)

The Padded Transfer Bench with Back, model 9080, is designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities, balance, and cognitive disabilities who have difficulty standing in a tub or shower. The bench extends over the side of the tub, allowing the individual to sit and slide into the tub without having to step over the tub side. The bath bench has an anodized aluminum frame with a padded seat and back. It adjusts to left- or righ-side tub entry placing the back on either side. The bench is

Paddle Pong

Paddle Pong is a two player classic arcade style game designed specifically for individuals with special needs. The players can use the program with a variety of input devices simultaneously to move their respective paddles. For example, both players can use switches, or one player can use switches while the other player can use a mouse, touch window or the keyboard. For switch users, two switches are used for each player, one to move the paddle up and the other to move it down.

Pal Assessment

The PAL (Picture Assisted Library) Assessment is a language development assessment program designed for use with children who have cognitive, communication or learning disabilities or autism. The program is a comprehensive, criterion-referenced test that allows a teacher to sequentially identify literacy milestones and behaviors. Using the PAL Assessment, teachers can assess receptive and expressive language skills, including identification and use of symbols, print awareness, emerging reading a

Paletto

The Paletto is a sound and communication board designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive and learning disabilities to interact, listen, and interpret. Paletto comes with 64 preset messages and a personal recording soundcard that allows five minutes recording time. The eight keys of Paletto are each designed to play a number of preset sounds or recorded messages. Paletto is suitable for use as a cause and effect activity or for learning and memory skills. There is also an auto

Palm Com (Model 3068)

The Palm Com, model 3068, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. This communicator can be used in the palm of the hand, clipped to a belt, or attached to a refrigerator or wall. It can also be used alone or in sets. Features include 10 seconds of recording time; belt clip, magnet, and key ring connector on back; on/off switch; and volume control. The unit can be re-recorded as needed. POWER: Uses 3 triple-A batteries. DIME

Partner One / Stepper

The Partner One/Stepper is a direct selection sequential communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or cognitive disabilities. On this one-button sequential-messaging communication aid, messages are programmed in a preset order and played back in succession. Any number of steps can be recorded within the allotted recording time of 60 seconds. The recorded sequence can also be played in reverse order. The unit is lightweight and portable, and comes with input/output jacks, vo

Parts Of Speech

Parts of Speech is an academic, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from third grade through ninth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program helps students increase grammar and vocabulary skills as they strengthen reading and writing ability. Parts Of Speech features 32 leveled lessons with more than 1,000 graded words, all of which are fully selectable by the teacher or parent at any time. Users can identify nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, adv

Party Ring Mouse

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To assist children and adults with cognitive and physical disabilities keep their fingers properly positioned on a computer mouse while pointing, clicking and maneuvering the mouse.

Passport

The Passport is a wandering patient system designed for use by hospital patients with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's disease. The system protects against patient flight, wandering and abduction in multiple hospital departments and busy hospital or institutional settings. The system includes a tamper-resistant tag with a cut-resistant band that resists unauthorized removal and causes an immediate alarm if it is removed. The tag can be removed when a patient needs to leave the restricted ar

Pathfinder And Patterns

Pathfinder and Patterns is an activity designed to challenge the skills of logical thinking, eye-hand coordination and visual tracking. Users move the wooden beads over bumps, around the curves and down straight a ways to copy the 16 enclosed pattern cards or patterns of their own creation. It is designed to be worked with in horizontal or vertical orientations. The board can be placed on any of its sides for increased variations. The board comes with 20 beads. COLOR: 5 different colors. WARRANT

Patient Alert Fall Prevention Alarm

The Patient Alert Fall Prevention Alarm is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with alzheimer's disease, dementia, or cognitive disabilities.The devicee is intended to help prevent falls by individuals who leave chairs or wheelchairs without needed assistance. This alarm unit features a cord held in with a pin. At the other end of the cord is an aligator clip that attaches to the users clothing while seated in a chair or wheelchair.Excess tension on the cord created by a

Patientcare 16 & Patientcare 64 Wireless System

The PatientCARE 16 and the PatientCARE 64 Wireless System is a wandering patient system designed for institutional use. This system enables wireless monitoring of nurse call buttons, pendants, and other alarms from a central unit. The system uses 900 megaHertz (MHz) to supervise all transmissions within a facility, providing mobile monitoring.

Patientcare Wanderer Monitoring System

The PatientCARE Wanderer Monitoring System is a wandering patient system designed for institutional use. The system consists of door monitoring receivers capable of monitoring up to 50 individuals with wrist-worn transmitters, each with a unique digital code. When an individual wearing a transmitter approaches a monitored door, the system is alerted and waits for the door to be opened. When the door is opened and the individual is within a pre-set range, an audible alarm sounds and the transmit

Pattern Blocks And Boards

Pattern Blocks and Boards is designed for children, to get them to exercise their fine motor abilities while using matching skills/problem solving/figuring out which shape goes where. Designs on 5 reversible boards and 120 brightly colored wooden geometric shapes provide multiple fun ways for children to develop matching and fine motor skills. They can match to the boards, create mosaics, and design their own patterns. Ages 3 and up.

Peabody Individual Achievement Test - Revised - Normative Update (Piat-R/nu)

The Peabody Individual Achievement Test-Revised-Normative Update (PIAT-R/NU) is an assessment test designed for use by children with cognitive, learning, communication, or speech disabilities. This assessment measures individual academic achievement across six subtests. It can be used to identify specific learning disabilities, and its multiple-choice format allows a pointing response for most items. Only those items within the student’s range of difficulty are administered. The subtests include

Peek-A-Boo Bear

The Peek-a-Boo Bear is a voice output, touch-activated stuffed animal designed for use by children with blindness, low vision, or cognitive disabilities. It is intended for children ages newborn and up. When the bear's paw is squeezed, it raises the blanket it is holding over its eyes, asks "Where did you go?" and then lowers the blanket and says "Peek-a-boo, I found you!" in a giggly voice. The bear sits upright for engaging play and his mouth opens and closes as it says phrases like "Hello, ba

Peek-A-Boo Bear (Model 9304)

The Peek-a-Boo Bear, model 9304, is a switch operated and touch activated toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, cognitive, or mobility disabilities. This soft plush bear will giggle and raise and lower its arms to play peek-a-boo once the capability switch (not included) is activated. This stuffed animal is adorned with a bright ribbon around its neck. The Peek-a-Boo Bear also responds if its foot is pressed. POWER: Uses 2 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS: (HxDxW): 8 x 6 x 8.5 inches. W

Pers Buddy

PERS Buddy is an emergency alert system with monitoring service designed for use by individuals at high risk and in need of medical monitoring. This system combines a remote health care monitoring system with the VoiceCare Personal Emergency Response System (see separate entry). The system connects to an existing phone line and to most commercially-available home biometric devices, and can provide medical monitoring information and trend reports for health care providers. It includes a wireless,

Personal Communication Book (Model W38504)

The Personal Communication Book, model W38504, is a communication book designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This spiral-bound book has 13 pages with tabs on each page to keep communication cues organized. The user can turn the page to any picture (not included) to communicate a message. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 3 x 3.5 inches.

Personal Consumerism (Pcu)

Personal Consumerism is a consumer skills training system designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of eight duplicatable CD-ROMs, eight companion books, and eight online lessons can be used by high school students and adults and is written on a middle school level and branches to a lower reading level when remediation is needed. This series is designed to promote reading comprehension and the critical thinking skills necessary for students to

Personal Finance (Pfu)

Personal Finance (PFU) is a money skills tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This a series of five duplicatable CD-ROMs, five companion books, and five online lessons can be used by high school students and adults and each interactive program is written on a middle school level and branches to a lower reading level when remediation is needed. This series is designed to promote reading comprehension and the critical thinking skills ne

Personal Life Skills (Plsc)

Personal Life Skills is an independent living skills tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of 22 duplicatable CD-ROMs, 22 companion books, and 22 online lessons can be used by high school students and adults. Each interactive program is written on a middle school level and branches to a lower reading level when remediation is needed. This series is designed for students to use independently or in groups and is designed to

Personal Social Skills

Personal Social Skills is a personal and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce basic skills and concepts relating to personal behavior and interactions with others. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Personal Social Skills can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protected administratio

Personal Success Cd-Rom

The Personal Success CD-ROM is an independent living and personal skills tutorial program designed for use by instructors of students with cognitive disabilities. This CD contains pictures and interactive activities to help students learn hygiene, dressing, and personal care skills. All pictures are accompanied by speech. Fifty-three activities are addressed step-by-step, with additional tips covering safety and convenience issues. Instructors can print pictures of these steps individually or in

Pharmacy Signs And Words

Pharmacy Signs and Words is a consumer and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce words and phrases relating to shopping in a pharmacy, including filling a prescription and buying over-the-counter medicine and toiletries. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Pharmacy Signs and Words can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therap

Pharmacy Signs And Words

Pharmacy Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. Three general videos give step-by-step instructions on using a pharmacy, getting medications, and making payment. Also included in this 80 signs and words program are the following general categories: Terms(clerk, dose); symptoms This program teaches 80 signs and words program.(cold, chills, cut); health care (aspirin, cough

Philips Medication Dispenser

The Philips Medication Dispenser is an electronic voice output medication reminder and dispenser designed for use by individuals with vision, memory or cognitive disabilities or seniors who experience difficulty taking medications. It is designed to be used by people who subscribe to the Philips Medication Dispensing Service. Medications are placed in one-ounce plastic cups which are loaded in the Dispenser. The unit can accept up to 60 cups or doses of oral medications into a locked storage are

Phonological Awareness Test 2

The Phonological Awareness Test 2, is a language development assessment program designed for use by therapists to evaluate the language skills of individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. This individually-administered standardized test is designed to diagnose deficits in phonological awareness and phoneme-grapheme correspondence, to determine which skills to address in a remediation program. Subtests assess a wide variety of tasks correlated with early reading and spelling achie

Photo Cards, Problem Solving

Photo Cards, Problem Solving is a cognition activity designed for those with Alzheimer's disease, Dementia, or other cognitive impairment including those recovering from stroke or a brain injury to aid in cognition, namely problem solving. It includes up-to-date pictures with absurdities that require problem solving.

Photo Conversation Cards

The Photo Conversation Cards is a set of 90 cards, designed to teach conversation skills to children with autism and Asperger's communication skills. The cards cover a wide variety of topics including meeting and greeting people, making and keeping friends, health, hygiene, manners, school skills, safety rules, personal space, home and family, emotions, etc. Features a full color photo on the front with a social and communication skill story on the back. Socially appropriate responses are clearl

Piano Puppy (Model 5127)

The Piano Puppy, model 5127, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with physical, sensory or cognitive disabilities. This bilingual adapted toy has a large smiling puppy face, is mounted in an accessible angled mold, and is equipped with four colored piano keys featuring numbers, animals, animal sounds, and parts of the face. When the capability switch is activated (not included) or the piano keys are pressed, this toy piano plays 12 different children’s songs in three modes. Gre

Picasso Series

The Picasso Series is a set of four cause and effect training program titles designed for use by children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Pressing a switch enables the user to draw and then color a picture while teaching switch use. The program enables the child to capture a paint pallette for each picture. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible comnputers or Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: A Macintosh running MacOS 10.1 or newer, or a PC running Windows XP or new

Pick & Choose

Pick & Choose is a multi-purpose age appropriate software program modeled after soundboard story books. There are between 1 and 10 choice buttons with pictures or text that can be displayed on a game board at a time. A game can have up to 1,000 choice buttons associated with it. A choice button is pressed by using switches, a touch window, the computer keyboard, or a mouse click. When a choice button is pressed, a reward is presented as a reward picture, reward text, music file, sound effect

Pictello

Pictello is a story writing program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to help children create and present talking photo albums and talking books. Each page of a Pictello story can contain a picture, up to five lines of text, and a recorded sound or text-to-speech voices. On devices equipped with

Pictoprint

PictoPrint is a symbolic language picture program designed folr use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This program enables teachers, parents, and clinicians to print Pictogram symbols for use in applications such as communication boards, labels, signs, and posters. Pictogram symbols are white on a black background, and are designed to capture the common sense and conventional knowledge of visual representations for ideas and objects and present the concepts in

Picture Cue Cards (Model W38503)

The Picture Cue Cards, model W38503, are communucation cueing cards designed for use by therapists, teachers, or caregivers of individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. These cards come in three sets, consisting of 288 shopping cards, 144 select-a-meal cards, and 192 daily activity cards. Each card has a word or phrase with a colorful illustration. The cards can be used as communication cues or to create picture lists of activities to perform.

Picture Cue Dictionary

Picture Cue Dictionary is a voice output dictionary program designed to enhance vocabulary used in everyday activities for individuals with a cognitive disability. There are five life skill software programs (dictionaries) in all that cover personal care, housekeeping, dining out, scheduling, and shopping skills. With each Dictionary, the instructor can determine the vocabulary needs and make a picture word list for the student. A multiple choice quiz gives feedback on their progress. To further

Picture Dominoes (Model H71782-0000)

Picture Dominoes, model H71782-0000, is a dominoes game designed to teach matching, sorting, and assembly skills to individuals with cognitive disabilities. Designed to be played by two people, this game includes ten plastic dominoes with clear windows on each side, a deck of 45 alphabet-picture cards, and a instruction manual. Once the alphabet-picture cards are placed in the slots below the clear windows, they can be grouped and matched easily. Other types of cards can also be used. The domino

Picture It

Picture It is a symbolic language picture creation program designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities. This program quickly adds picture symbols to text by automatically locating symbols that match typed text. This program includes 10,500 high-resolution images in black-and-white or color. Custom images can be added by the user. It includes the LSP Thesaurus to enhance the software's ability to match the appropriate picture or symbol to a word. The program aids individuals i

Picture It And Pixwriter Bundle

The Picture It and PixWriter Bundle is a symbolic language picture creation program and a voice output word processor program designed for use by individuals with communication, learning or cognitive disabilities. The combo includes over 10,500 Literacy Support Pictures in both programs, allowing the flexibility to customize materials and vocabulary designed to support all curricula and subjects in English and Spanish, and the user can import additional photographs, clipart and personal artwork.

Picture Phone

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To develop a prototype telephone that relies on photographs of the user’s regular contacts to dial the desired phone number for individuals with cognitive disabilities. Warren Goodland; a British masters candidate in Design Research for Disability, has developed a system where the photographs of the user's regular contacts are placed in a special peripheral attached to the phone. The user, by touching either the photo or the holder then dials the des

Picture Planner

Picture Planner is a prompter and cognitive aid for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, developmental or communication disabilities or autism. This digital visual calendaring system allows users to create visual calendars and sync them to mobile devices, print them out, or share them with family, friends, teachers, and caregivers via Google Calendar. Picture Planner employs a simple task analysis to guide users through the steps of effective activity planning, and it provides pop-up rem

Picture Scheduler

Picture Scheduler is a cognitive aid and prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as a task organizer and scheduler. The user can create tasks associated with a picture, text, video or audio or any combination of these media to create multi-feature tasks. The user receives an alert (visual and auditory display) when a task is scheduled to be performed. The user

Picture Sentence Key

Picture Sentence Key is a language tutorial program designed for use by individuals with communication or language learning disabilities. This software program helps children learn how to put words together to make simple sentences by providing a structure within which the child can choose what words go together to make a sentence. The meaning in each statement is illustrated by an animated picture. Sentences concern activities such as eating, drinking, pouring, cleaning, sweeping, and household

Picture Sentence Match

Picture Sentence Match is a visual symbol training system designed for use by children with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This program helps students learn to identify and match a sequence of Picture Communication Symbols (PCS) with the corresponding sentence. The program presents either a random picture or a random sentence. The student then selects the matching sentence or the matching picture from two, three, or four choices. The action described by the sentence is shown,

Picture The Sentence Hd

Picture the Sentence HD is a voice output language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by language therapists and parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or parent to use an Apple iPad to help children to practice language and auditory processing tasks at the basic sentence level. The app comes with three different levels of difficulty so the child can learn how t

Picture The Sentence Hd Lite

Picture the Sentence HD Lite is a voice output language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by language therapists and parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, developmental, or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a therapist or parent to use an Apple iPad to help children to practice language and auditory processing tasks at the basic sentence level. The app comes with three different levels of difficulty so the child can learn

Picture This! Picture Switcher

Picture This! Picture Switcher is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with cognitive, visual, perceptual, and upper extremity disabilities. This program gives children using a single switch grid-style access to the activities of Knockout and Reveal and Flip It and Slider (see separate entries). The package includes a wide range of activities. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Pentium or better processor, CD-ROM drive, and W

Picture This...

Picture This... is a flash card program designed for use by parents and teachers of children with learning, cognitive, and language disabilities. The compact disk (CD) contains 2,700 photos in 30 different categories, along with a basic program that allows the user to format photos into various size flash cards with or without text. The high-resolution photos are shot against a plain background and are sorted into the following categories: Actions, animals, bathroom, bedroom, body, buildings, cl

PillPack

PillPack is an online pharmacy designed for use by individuals who need assistance remembering when and how much of a medication should be taken throughout the day.  Medications come in individual packs organized by date and time.  A shipment automatically arrives on your doorstep every 2 weeks. PillPack arrives in a convenient recyclable dispenser with one easy-to-read label that includes an image of each medication and dosing directions.  Pharmacists manage the refills for clients, to avoid ru

Pir Alarm (Models 2058 & 2059)

The PIR Alarm, models 2058 and 2059, is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease, cognitive disabilities, or memory disabilities. This system requires no pads or sensors and relies on passive infrared technology similar to that used with automatic doors and lights. The alarm emits an invisible fan-shaped beam that parallels the bedrail, monitoring the entire bedside. Selective beam management allows the unit to detect undesired motion only. The fan-sh

Pixwriter

PixWriter is a voice output word processor program designed for use by individuals with learning or cognitive disabilities. Intended for beginning readers and writers, this program combines words, pictures, and speech. By selecting buttons, which hold words and graphics, users can write whole words, sentences, and stories. PixWriter supports writing using a mouse, keyboard, touch screen, one and two-step switch scanning, joystick and whiteboard. It also includes auditory scanning for people who

Pixy Cubes

Pixy Cubes is a visual perceptual game designed for children and adults with developmental delays, traumatic brain injuries and learning disabilities. Users are asked to copy one of the many, progressively more challenging patterns, or make up their own. You can use 4 cubes or all 16. Race the other players to see who can copy the design first. It works on improving design copy skills, visual memory and creativity.

Planet Wobble

Planet Wobble is an academic and pre-reading skills tutorial program designed for use by teachers and parents working with children who have developmental, cognitive or learning disabilities. It is designed to work with Clicker (see separate entry) and allows children to build confidence, develop independent reading, and maximize comprehension and writing skills. The program is divided into three levels and presented both in printed format and as on-screen interactive books. Each level comes wit

Planning And Execution Assistant Trainer (Peat)

The Planning and Execution Assistant Trainer (PEAT) is a cognitive aid designed for use by individuals with brain injury or cognitive or memory disabilities. This handheld computer system provides customized cueing and scheduling and offers flexibility in handling schedule changes. The system's Activity Model describes the user's activites. Different types of user activities that can be defined in PEAT include: Standard tasks (tasks with fixed start times); To Do tasks (scheduled for specific da

Plasma Star

The Plasma Star is a sound or switch activated toy designed for use by children with mobility, upper extremity, or cognitive disabilities. In the center of this star shaped device is a flat panel disk with a plasma light display. This light responds to music, the user's voice or a connected capability switch (not included). POWER: Uses two triple-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 5.5 x 7.5 x 5 inches deep.

Plate Guard (Models Ha-4251 & Ha-4252)

The Plate Guard is a food guard designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, fine motor, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. To prevent food from slipping between the guard and the plate, it stays firmly in place even as food is being scooped up against it. DIMENSIONS: This guard fits plates with diameters of 8.5 to 10 inches (model HA-4251) or 10 to 11 inches (model HA-4252). WEIGHT: 68 grams (model HA-4251) or 105 grams (model HA-4252).

Platinum Dayclock

The Platinum DayClock is a day clock designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or memory or cognitive disabilities. This round clock features an outer ring that functions as a standard wall clock and an inner circle is divided into seven sections labeled with the day of the week. The line dividing each of the segments represents midnight, and the midway point of each day, noon, is represented by a small dash mark in the middle of each day. The single day hand makes one full revolu

Play Attention

Play Attention is a biofeedback-based cognitive and behavioral training program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities affecting attention, concentration, or focus. The system includes a sensor-lined helmet that is worn by the child. The sensors monitor the child's attentive state and cognitive process, which is fed into a small interface system that attaches to a computer (not included). Users complete a series of video game-like exercises that are controlled by th

Playfoam®

Playfoam® is a set of different colored foam developed for a child's play that can be molded and shaped to the user's liking. It develops finger strength and fine motor skills, makes a great fidget toy, encourages ingenuity and self-expression, and is mess-free. Can be used as a sensory integration activity or for playtime. Comes with 8 foam 'pods' of assorted colors. For ages 3 and up.

Playground Language Kit Plus (Model Lk-Tp)

The Playground Language Kit Plus, model LK-TP, is a personal skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. This program introduces students to appropriate behavior and rules on the playground, and may be used for reinforcement when recess is finished. Concepts include waiting in line, turn-taking, no hitting or kicking, and sharing. The kit includes a book written with limited vocabulary, repetitive lines, and Mayer-Johnson Pictur

Playshaper

PlayShaper® is a play structured scaled for preschoolers ages 6-23 months learning to crawl, walk and about the location of objects and object permanence. These play systems invite youngsters to develop their physical skills while learning the social skills needed for community life. Cooperative play and shared imagination are encouraged. Kids receive interactive sensory experiences through inviting climbing challenges. Colorful learning panels encourage creativity while building cognitive ski

Playshaper

PlayShaper® is a play structured scaled for preschoolers ages 6-23 months learning to crawl, walk and about the location of objects and object permanence. These play systems invite youngsters to develop their physical skills while learning the social skills needed for community life. Cooperative play and shared imagination are encouraged. Kids receive interactive sensory experiences through inviting climbing challenges. Colorful learning panels encourage creativity while building cognitive sk

Playshaper®

PlayShaper is a play structured scaled for preschoolers ages 6-23 months learning to crawl, walk and about the location of objects and object permanence. These play systems invite youngsters to develop their physical skills while learning the social skills needed for community life. Cooperative play and shared imagination are encouraged. Kids receive interactive sensory experiences through inviting climbing challenges. Colorful learning panels encourage creativity while building cognitive skil

Plinths

Smirthwaite’s stacking Plinths are structures used in the school and home environments for individuals with upper and lower extremity disabilities working on posture, balance, transfers and other therapeutic exercises. OPTIONS: Folding Leg Plinths, Quick Fix Plinth Tray, Quick Fix Vertical & Horizontal Handrails, Plinth Half Coverboards, and Suction Hand Grips are some of options available for the plinth. SIZES: 1, 2, 3, 4. DIMENSIONS : Size 1 Length 1070, Width 665; Size 2 1500, Width 745;

Pocket Endeavor Suite

The Pocket Endeavor Suite is a prompter and cognitive aid designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities and brain injury. This software is designed to work with a handheld Pocket PC (not included). The program allows the user to manage recurring or one-time calendar events, set a timer to track lapsed time, view past and future events, stay on task with step-by-step instructional support, maintain recorded to-do lists, and respond to auditory and visual cueing. The user can also re

Pocket Picture Planner

Pocket Picture Planner is a prompter and cognitive aid for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, developmental or communication disabilities or autism. This application (or app) enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad to function as prompter that will remind a person of the daily events and tasks and provide detailed information and instructions for tasks. It is intended to be used in conjunction with Picture Planner software (see separate entry) running on a Window or Mac computer.

Pocket Picture Planner Hd

Pocket Picture Planner HD is a prompter and cognitive aid for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, developmental or communication disabilities or autism. This application (or app) enables an Apple iPad to function as prompter that will remind a person of the daily events and tasks and provide detailed information and instructions for tasks. It is intended to be used in conjunction with Picture Planner software (see separate entry) running on a Windows or Apple Macintosh computer. Users c

Point-And-Chat

Point-and-Chat is an instant messaging program designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This software allows users of alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) devices to apply their AAC skills to produce written messages, even if the user cannot read. The program combines the customizable input screens of Saltillo's DesktopChat with screen-reading technology from Point-and-Read, Inc. The user produces text by using a customizable input screen. The text i

Pool Noodle Color Words

Pool Noodle Color Words is designed for use with children with cognitive and intellectual disabilities as well as children working on improving their visual perceptual skill development.

Pool Pant Diaper (Model A1000)

The Pool Pant Diaper, model A1000, is an adult swim diaper designed for use by individuals with incontinence or cognitive disabilities. This swim diaper can be worn alone or under a swimsuit, and is adjustable for different body shapes. It is made of Oxford nylon with an inner layer of 100 percent cotton flannelette. It has adjustable Velcro closures, chlorine-treated elastic at the legs and back, and a belt to prevent accidental opening with movement. SIZES: Small (fits 24 to 30 inch waists), m

Pop-A-Shot Sit Down/wheelchair Or Handicapped Standup Electronic Basketball Game

The Pop-A-Shot Sit Down/Wheelchair or Handicapped Standup Electronic Basketball Game is a basketball game designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, mobility, lower extremity, or cognitive disabilities or spinal cord injury. Intended to improve hand-eye coordination, increase arm strength and stamina, and improve grip, this game consists of a basketball goal mounted at the end of a net enclosure with a net "dome" just above the basket. The frame is designed with leg room under for sea

Portable Achievement Carrel (Model 903A)

The Portable Achievement Carrel, model 903A, is a desktop study carrel designed for use by children with communication, learning, or behavior disabilities. This portable carrel creates a semi-private tabletop space to help students concentrate on their work by controlling their surroundings, including the visual environment, light, and sound. The carrel has a back panel and two side panels with optional windows, an angled work surface with an 18-degree slope, a reading easel with a dry erase sur

Portable Choice / Display Board (Model 032025)

The Portable Choice/Display Board, model 032025, is a communication board designed for use by individuals with autism, communication disabilities, or speech disabilities. The board has Velcro-friendly fabric on one side and nylon on the other side. Pictures with Velcro backing are placed on the Velcro-friendly side of the board, and the user points to a picture to communicate a message. A reversible Velcro closure allows the board to stand upright or with its sides angled forward. The board has

Portable Clear Communication Device (Models 032232, 032233, & 032234)

Portable Clear Communication Device is a communication board designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. The device has a clear vinyl plastic cover with Velcro closure along the top and webbing handles for carrying. The inside of this device has a board of thick plastic with Velcro strips on the front and back on which Velcro-backed pictures can be placed. The user can point to a picture to communicate a message. OPTIONS: Talking pockets (see entry). SIZES: Regu

Portable Communication Book - Clear (Model 032026)

Portable Communication Book-Clear, model 032026, is a communication book designed for use by individuals with autism, communication disabilities, or speech disabilities. The book has four pages with clear pockets for holding pictures. The user communicates by pointing to a picture. A Velcro closure is used to attach the book to a belt or belt loop, and to keep the book itself closed. DIMENSIONS: Pages are 4 x 4 inches.

Portable Solution Travel Bidet (Model Scs75)

The Portable Solution Travel Bidet, model SCS75, is a personal cleansing system designed for use by individuals with neurological, balance, mobility, or upper extremity disabilities or arthritis or spinal cord injury. The device is small enough to fit in the palm of the hand. Features include an adjustable bidet attachment, an adjustable nursing spray attachment, a feminine hygiene attachment, and a flexible extension hose. A removable wrist strap and a carrying bag are included. POWER: Uses on

Posey Criss-Cross Vest, Breezeline Mesh (Model 3311)

The Posey Criss-Cross Vest, Breezeline Mesh, model 3311, is a vest restraint designed to prevent individuals with cognitive or behavioral disabilities from leaving a bed or wheelchair without assistance. This sleeveless restraint is intended to secure a person positioned in the middle of a bed or to prevent the user from sliding forward in a wheelchair or chair. The vest fits over the head and the bottom is secured to the bed frame, wheelchair or chair with extra long straps that secure with qui

Posey Criss-Cross Vest, Cotton (Model 3331)

The Posey Criss-Cross Vest, Cotton, model 3331, is a vest restraint designed to prevent individuals with cognitive or behavioral disabilities from leaving a bed or wheelchair without assistance. This sleeveless restraint is intended to secure a person positioned in the middle of a bed or to prevent the user from sliding forward in a wheelchair or chair. The vest fits over the head and the bottom is secured to the bed frame, wheelchair or chair with extra long straps that secure with quick-releas

Posey Criss-Cross Vest, Poly / Cotton (Model 3341)

The Posey Criss-Cross Vest, Poly/Cotton, model 3341, is a vest restraint designed to prevent individuals with cognitive or behavioral disabilities from leaving a bed or wheelchair without assistance. This sleeveless restraint is intended to secure a person positioned in the middle of a bed or to prevent the user from sliding forward in a wheelchair or chair. The vest fits over the head and the bottom is secured to the bed frame, wheelchair or chair with extra long straps that secure with quick-r

Posey Deluxe Limb Holder (Model 2631)

The Posey Deluxe Limb Holder, model 2631, is a limb restraint designed to prevent individuals with cognitive or behavioral disabilities from injuring themselves. Made of cotton with a flannel lining, this restraint can be attached to the wrist or ankle. It has straps that thread through a "button-hole" and loop on the cuff. The cuff may be released and reapplied without releasing the tie, and it secures to a movable portion of bed with double-strap ties. The restraint will not tighten when pulle

Posey Self-Releasing Omni Belt (Model 4116Pq)

The Posey Self-Releasing Omni Belt, model 4116PQ, is a belt restraint designed to remind users not to exit a bed or chair without assistance. This machine-washable belt secures around the mattress or chair with a hook-and-loop closure and features a quick-release buckle. SIZES: One size. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 92 x 2 inches.

Potty-Check System

The Potty-Check System is a wandering patient system designed to prevent individuals with Alzheimer's Disease, cognitive disabilities, or balance disabilities from leaving a toilet without assistance. The system includes a portable Chair-Check II (see also separate entry for Char-Check) control unit and a special adhesive-backed disposable SENSORMAT sensor. This system is intended for use with a single individual and the sensor mounts beneath the seat ring. The system sets itself automatically

Prepositions! Sterling Edition

Prepositions! Sterling Edition is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children with autism, developmental disabilities, or language-learning disabilities. This program helps children master essential prepositions. Six modules cover ten prepositions in developmental order: in, on, under, above, below, in front of, in back of, next to, and between. Three-dimensional characters and objects illustrate the prepositions while keeping students focused and engaged in the learn

Problem Solving Picture Cards

Problem-Solving Picture Cards, by Mary John Pitti and Traci Meier, are designed to help individuals with limited cognitive skills, ideally those who have cognitive impairment due to a recent stroke or head trauma, to prepare them for common problem-solving situations. The cards give realistic problem-solving situations illustrated with full-color photos. Photos initiate communication about the problem or pressing issue and possible solutions. Designed to help improve problem-solving and reasonin

Protect911 Bed-Safe Alert & Chair-Safe Alert

Protect911 Bed-Safe Alert and Chair-Safe Alert are wandering patient systems designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive disabilities. Both units emit a loud audible alarm when the user begins to get up out of bed or out of a chair or wheelchair. This alarm informs the caregiver when an individual at risk for falling tries to get up without assistance, or when an individual with Alzheimer's tries to leave bed for an overnight walk. Both systems are portable and includ

PTSD Coach

PTSD Coach was designed for Veterans and military Service Members who have, or may have, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This app provides users with education about PTSD, information about professional care, self-assessment for PTSD, opportunities to find support, and tools that can help users manage the stresses of daily life with PTSD. Tools range from relaxation skills and positive self-talk to anger management and other common self-help strategies. Users can customize tools based on

Public Transportation Signs And Words

Public Transportation Sgns and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 signs and words which are essential for getting around in the community, including arrivals, airport, ask for assistance, bus station, gate security check, count your change, tokens, and transfer. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. Cor

Public Transportation Signs And Words

Public Transportation Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce words and phrases relating to traveling on public transportation, including all travel by air, bus, train and subway. It also includes activities (such as boarding and transferring) and settings (such as bus and train stations and airports) relating to travel. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated wit

Pull-For-Help Emergency Caller

The Pull-for-Help Emergency Caller is an emergency alert system designed for use by seniors and individuals with disabilities. The system comprises a waterproof cordless pull-for-help transmitter that can be worn around the neck or carried in a pocket and a portable base unit. This system sends a personalized, pre-recorded emergency voice message of up to 20 seconds to four different numbers. The system dials each number up to three times until the message is delivered. When the message is deliv

Puppet Box

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with multiple disabilities with access to hearing testing. This box is used with children who are unable to understand instructions to signify when they hear certain sounds or are physically unable to do so. Instead, the child is taught to turn his/her head when a certain sound is heard, an instruction that is reinforced by lighting a puppet in the box. The box is painted with blackboard paint for a matte finish that does not reflect light. A black

Putt-Putt Joins The Parade

Putt-Putt Joins the Parade is a cognitive skills tutorial program designed to develop critical thinking and problem solving skills for individuals with a cognitive or physical disability. Students help Putt-Putt tackle the local car wash, explore a toy store, rescue a lost puppy, and more, before heading to his front row spot in the parade. Students have direct control over the actions in the interactive story, which offers activities and logic puzzles to challenge the individual. Outcomes will

Puzzle Keyboard

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a computer keyboard with keys that can be arranged according to the user's preferences allowing greater flexibility in using a keyboard for people with upper extremity disabilities or the use of only one hand. The Puzzle Keyboard is composed of keys that can all be separated and rearranged so that it is infinitely adaptable to the design and layout required by each user. Keyboard layouts can be angled for better ergonomics and wrist posi

Qcharm

QCharm is a cueing and reminder charm bracelet designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities or autism. Cues slide onto the elastic bracelet and may be referred to by user to provide reminders of scheduled activities or other information. The kit includes two wristbands, two keychains, which can also hold charms, 30 icon charms, three reward charms, and a portable carrying case. COLOR: The charm bracelet is yellow and the charms are yellow with black designs.

Qualcare Basic Alarm (Model 71087)

The QualCare Basic Alarm, model 71087, is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease, cognitive disabilities, or memory disabilities. This unit is secured to a chair or bed with its self-contained clip or the included hook-and-loop fastener and the activation cord is clipped to the individual's clothing. When the individual leaves the bed or chair, the pin connector is pulled from the alarm unit, activating the alarm signal. Reinserting the pin shuts of

Qualcare Voice Alarm (Model 2032)

The QualCare VOICE Alarm, model 2032, is a wandering patient system designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease, cognitive disabilities, or dementia. This system has a cord that can be clipped to the patient's clothing, while the alarm unit is mounted to the patient's bed or chair. When the cord is pulled from the alarm unit, a recorded message plays for 20 seconds, then an alarm tone sounds until the caregiver resets it. Caregivers can record a personal message to reassure the pati

Quarter Hour Watch

The Quarter Hour Watch is a prompter and time management training system designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities or brain injury. This time management device is intended for use by people who are unable to tell time and enables the use of time without requiring the user to read a clock. Events are presented by pictures programmed to specific times. The time remaining to the event is shown as lighted points. Each point represents one quarter of an hour. If there are 2 hours or

Question Builder

Question Builder is an auditory perceptual training program, a language and reading tutorial program, and a writing skills training program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPad to help children learn to answer abstract questions and create responses based on inference. Question Builder comes with three different

Quick Link Pen

Quick Link Pen is designed for use by with students with handwriting or keyboarding difficulties or anyone who needs to take notes and summarize documents quickly and efficiently. Users can store up to 500 pages of text at a time. It is equipped with a touch screen, stylus and an icon based menu. It is used like a highlighter that does not leave a mark on printed material. It will also read stored notes aloud. The Quick Link Pen comes complete with an American Heritage Dictionary to provide ins

Quick Pick Counting (Model 1-03574-00)

Quick Pick Counting, model 1-03574-00, is a tactile educational game designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision or cognitive disabilities. This game teaches children to count to 12 with raised-line symbols and to read braille numbers. There are 50 one-sided game cards and two direction cards in the set. The student counts the tactile symbols and then reads the correct braille number. The raised-line symbols are embossed only; the number answers are in large print and braille.

Quiet Quilt

The Quiet Quilt is a weighted blanket designed for use with individuals with cognitive or emotional disabilities. Available as a full-sized quilt, a lap quilt, or a mini-quilt, these quilts feature self-contained weight to provide full body proprioceptive input to help calm the nervous system. The Quiet Quilt and the Mini-Quilt are available in 100 per cent cotton, cotton/polyester, or cotton flannel, and the Lap Quilt is available in cotton/polyester. All models utilize tubular channels and poc

Quietcare

QuietCare is a remote health monitoring and emergency alert system designed for use by seniors or individuals with Alzheimer's disease, cognitive disabilities, or balance disabilities. This system consists of five small, wireless motion sensors placed in strategic locations throughout the home, such as the bedroom, the bathroom, and areas where medication is stored. This system "learns" each individual's normal behavioral patterns and notes any significant changes from them. The system reports d

Quilted Bib With Decorative Design (Model Cc1930)

The Quilted Bib with Decorative Design, model CC1930, is a bib designed for use by men or women with upper extremity or eating disabilities. This double-sided, quilted bib provides protection from spills. The bib is made of poly/cotton knit with a poly fill center. There are versions for men and women with different decorative designs. The women's bib features birds and flowers. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 30 x 19 inches.

R+Remind

R+Remind is an app designed to help educators remember to reinforce good behavior. With R+Remind, you choose an interval and the app does the work. A tone unique to each interval sounds at a variable rate so user can pause and reinforce a new behavior, the lack of a targeted behavior, or even an existing behavior. Perfect in busy classrooms to remind all staff to catch someone being good. Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimize

Rabbit Sensory Habitat

The Rabbit Sensory Habitat is a room full of sensory products, deep pressure and weighted activities designed for children who are overly sensitive to or overly responsive to stimuli, to calm and soothe them. All of the packages above includes swings, lighting, and other tools, designed also to target aggressive behaviors like avoiding school work and tasks, hitting (self or others), uncontrolled energy, or withdrawn/sluggish movement. Each habitat is also highly flexible, adapts for different n

Rainbow Maker

The Rainbow Maker is an auditory and visual stimulation activity designed for use by children with neurological disabilities. The child grasps the clear tube at the top and the bottom and turns it upside down to send multi-colored beads falling, creating the sound of gently falling rain and creating a prism of color as the beads fall through the colored barriers.

Rainbow Sentences

Rainbow Sentences is a reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children with language, developmental or learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, or adults with aphasia. This interactive application (or app) is intended to help the user learn how to recognize the parts of sentences such as nouns, verbs, and prepositions, improve their understanding of how combinations of these parts create basic sentence structure. Students have the opportunity to record thei

Randomizer

The Randomizer is a random message communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This device can record a series of messages and play them back in a random order. The Randomizer offers 90 seconds of recording time per level. Levels are independent and messages can be recorded in any order. Messages can be played by touching the surface of the device or using a connected external switch. Modes of operation include single message, jumble (messa

Reach Sound-It-Out Keyboard Pack

The REACH Sound-It-Out Keyboard Pack is an on-screen keyboard and word prediction program designed for use by individuals with upper extremity, learning, or severe physical disabilities. This program enables the user to type phonetically. This software enables the user to find and type the desired word by selecting the sounds in that word (e.g., the phonemes) rather than the letters in that word. For example, the user points at the "ch" key and it says "ch ... chair" on the kid's phonetic keybo

Read And Tell Build Your Own Library

Read and Tell Build Your Own Library is an academic, reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children who have cognitive or learning disabilities. This program allows teachers or parents to get the individual titles they need and build their own Read and Tell library over time. Each Read and Tell book comes with an adapted book, quizzes and vocabulary files that are ready to print and read. Ready-made PixWriter (see separate entry) word banks specific to the chapters help

Read And Tell Intermediate Collection

The Read and Tell Intermediate Collection is an academic, reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from second grade through fifth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program features Picture-Assistive Literacy which helps children independently read for meaning. Thirty chapter books are summarized with concept and vocabulary considerations. Each completed lesson contains picture-assisted chapter summaries and quizzes, vocabulary flashcards and d

Read And Tell Primary Collection

The Read and Tell Primary Collection is an academic, reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from pre-kindergarten through second grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. This program requires PixWriter software (see separate entry) and comes with 160 PixWriter word banks for 100 popular children's books. These books include: "A Chair for My Mother," "Bedtime for Francis," "Caps for Sale," "Dinorella," "Emma's Vacation," "Farmer Duck," "Goldilocks and th

Read And Tell Teen Collection

The Read and Tell Teen Collection is an academic, reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from sixth grade through eighth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. This program enables students who are reading below grade level to enjoy age-appropriate literature, understand the story, learn higher-level vocabulary, complete written language activities and demonstrate comprehension. The program comes with 25 chapter books, and Literacy Support Pictures ar

Reader Rabbit's Ready For Letters

Reader Rabbit's Ready for Letters is an academic tutorial program designed to develop reading readiness for children with developmental or physical disabilities. Pre-readers take an adventure to Grandma and Grandpa Rabbit's house to find a home full of letters to find, colors and shapes to match, and sounds to make children laugh. There are six animated activities that combine reading readiness instruction with imaginative play. Students develop visual discrimination, build letter recognition, l

Readiing Teaching Program

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with cognitive, reading or learning disabilities in learning to read. Pictures from common trade books were scanned and printed and glued to tagboard and the tagboard pages were bound using one-inch rings. Pictures from Boardmaker (see entry) were were affixed to each page as repeated lines, providing children with a choice in how the story was read, and making them active participants in the process. MATERIALS: Scanned pictures, tag board, g

Reading Comprehension Famous People

Reading Comprehension Famous People is an academic, reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed to provide reading comprehension skills practice for children from third grade through ninth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program features stories about significant people such as Pablo Picasso and modern art, the U.S. space program and John F. Kennedy, and Amelia Earhart and women's rights. It teaches a variety of skills, including identifying main ideas and s

Reading Comprehension Geography

Reading Comprehension Geography is an academic, reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed to provide reading comprehension skills practice for children from third grade through ninth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program allows children to learn words and concepts relating to geography. This software includes locations such as the ocean floor, the canopy of the rain forest and the geographic Great Depression. It teaches a variety of skills, including ide

Reading Helpers

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To assist children and adults who have difficulty reading. The use of colored overlays has been shown to help some individuals with dyslexia and other reading disabilities improve their functional reading skills. Some individuals are simply helped by having a masking tool to help isolate single words, sentences, or rows of sentences. You will need to work with your student to determine their individual preference regarding the use of color and the

Reading Time Communicator (Model 1524)

The Reading Time Communicator, model 1524, is an electronic storybook reader designed for use by children with communication or cognitive disabilities. Any size book is clipped to the communicator and each page of text is recorded using the six built-in mini-gumball switches. Next, a colored sticker is fixed to each book page to correspond to the colored switches. (When the book has more than six pages, the story is continued on the next level.) To hear the story, the child presses the switch th

Readspeaker Docreader

ReadSpeaker docReader is a voice output text to speech digital document conversion program designed to provide a voice output option for a wide variety of Web-based content. ReadSpeaker docReader code is added to online documents to add the option for any user to click on a "Listen" button to hear the content of that document. Its thumbnail navigation function enables the user to navigate easily and directly to each page of the document. A toolbar at the top of the page enables the user to brows

Readymade Story Kits

ReadyMade® Story Kits are interactive multimedia kits designed to enhance math and elementary literacy for children in primary grades with developmental and physical disabilities. The curriculum offers thematic units based on stories or songs. Each adventure begins with a printed storybook and features up to 35 activities utilizing patterned language, familiar refrains, and engaging interactive animations. It comes with an answer checking feature so that teachers can assess the student’s progres

Rear Steer Bike Modification

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted rear steering modification for a bicycle for a child with autism and global developmental delay. The child and her mother often go for walks around the local neighborhood and the mother thought it would be nice for the child to ride a bike on these outings. The child has limited balance and gross motor skills, but the mother still would need to give the child extra support as she grows. The child was assessed and then given

Receptive Identification

Receptive Identification is a perceptual training program, an auditory perceptual training program, a behavior training program, a cognitive skills tutorial program, and a language tutorial program designed for use with children with low vision or learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help children comprehend simple instructions and practice effective listening be

Receptive Identification By Class

Receptive Identification by Class is a perceptual training program, an auditory perceptual training program, a behavior training program and a cognitive skills and language tutorial program designed for use with children with low vision or learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to teach a child or student to talk about things rather than just labeling them. The app co

Receptive Identification By Feature

Receptive Identification by Feature is a perceptual training program, an auditory perceptual training program, a behavior training program and a cognitive skills and language tutorial program designed for use with children with low vision or learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to teach a child or student to talk about things rather than just labeling them. The app

Receptive Identification By Feature, Function And Class

Receptive Identification by Feature, Function and Class is a perceptual training program, an auditory perceptual training program, a behavior training program and a cognitive skills and language tutorial program designed for use with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to teach a child or student to talk about things rather than just label

Receptive Identification By Function

Receptive Identification by Function is a perceptual training program, an auditory perceptual training program, a behavior training program and a cognitive skills and language tutorial program designed for use with children with low vision or learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to teach a child or student to talk about things rather than just labeling them. The app

Recipe Card Stand (Model Pvc-R)

The Recipe Card Stand, model PVC-R, is an index card holder and job aid designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. This stand holds 5 x 8-inch hole-punched index cards, such as recipe cards or cards printed with steps in a sequencing task. Students or workers can complete the instructions on the first card, then flip it to the back, revealing the next step in the sequence. This encourages participation and increases independence in a variety of situations, such

Record Me

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of an accessible recording device for individuals with memory or cognitive disabilities. Record me provides the means for caregivers or a user with disabilities to messages and reminders that can be heard later by themselves or others. Rather than rely solely on a notebook or sticky notes on a refrigerator or bulletin board, the Record me allows users to leave a voice message that can be easily recorded and played back. To record a message

Red Fridge Mounted Organizer

The Door Organizer Red Fridge Mounted Organizer is an organizational aid designed to assist individuals with organizing daily items. This organizer has pockets and a clip for attaching keys. It can be placed on the fridge and used to store shopping lists, vouchers, pens and paper for notes, or anything else you can think of that you might need handy or organized in its place. Being magnetic it's not just for the kitchen though. Stick to your filing cabinet in the office, a radiator by the door,

Rehatri

Rehatri is specifically designed children 6 years and older with special needs. It is designed to build self-confidence, while promoting independence and mobility. Designed to grow with the child, the adjustable back rest and handlebar allow for long term use. Additional features include:  fully adjustable back rest and handlebars, self-leveling pedals with heal and instep Velcro straps, steering lock allowing graduated steering: forward, 20 degrees right/left and free steering, four-way adjusta

Reinforced Bed With Enclosure

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom-made bed for a child with Angelman syndrome to provide a safe and protected environment during sleep and periods of restlessness. The child had outgrown her previous modified cot and the new bed was needed to withstand the strenuous shaking the child applied during her periods of sleeplessness. The new design involved moving the child to a single mattress and building safety railings high enough so that she cannot climb over them a

Reinforced Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To prevent children with cognitive disabilities and poor impulse control from rocking or throwing the chair. The chair frame was made from tubular steel and fitted with a steel seat and back. The backrest was slightly angled and curved for comfort. The legs were welded to steel plates which were bolted to metal floor plate with Tekscrews, creating a firm, immovable base. The chair was also equipped with a lap belt. TITLE: Reinforced Chair. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF

Reinforced Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide seating for a child with multiple disabilities, including cerebral palsy and intellectual disabilities, who rocked when seated. The chair needed to be strong enough to be difficult to rock and to be able to withstand any rocking motion generated while providing the needed positioning for eating and other activities. The chair base and frame were made of solid Tasmanian oak, with joints that are both screwed and glued. The seat, back, and base covering were

Reinforced Kitchen Gate

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To prevent an older child with learning disabilities from entering the kitchen unsupervised. An existing lattice gate that was not strong enough to deter a 7-year-old boy can be reinforced. The Gate was mounted on solid wood boards firmly screwed into both sides of the doorway. The lattice was renforced by a wooden bar mounted on a hinge on the same side of doorway to which the lattice collapses. The bar folds down onto the top of the closed gate and fastens to the oppo

Reizen Foldable Hands Free Magnifier With Wooden Frame Table

The Reizen Foldable Hands Free Magnifier with Wooden Frame Table is designed for use by people with blind or low vision. It allows for hands free use and magnifies 3x the size of whatever it’s over. Collapsible, wooden frame. Portable.

Remote Door Alarm

Remote Door Alarm is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease, brain injury, or cognitive disabilities. The system consists of a transmitter that is attached to an exit door in a home and a receiver alarm. If the door is opened, the transmitter sends a radio signal to the receiver, triggering an alarm. The receiver can be carried in a caregiver's pocket or placed on a table.

Repeat

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a therapeutic aid for children with autism spectrum disorders monitor and limit their repeated actions. Children with autism tend to repeat certain actions (e.g., bobbing the head, rocking the body, scratching the flesh, and banging the hand). The Repeat device attempts to teach a child with autism to limit their repeated actions to a time frame indicated on the product by flashing LED lights. Repeat is made from a soft, stretchy silicon

Reqall

reQall is a voice input program and cognitive aid designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or upper extremity, vision, learning, cognitive and memory disabilities or brain injury. The program allows a person to use their BlackBerry phone, Android phone or Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch as a memory aid. The user speaks or types reminders into his or her device and reQall converts what the user says to text with up to 30 seconds recording time. reQall organizes the user’s items au

Responding Social Skills

Responding Social Skills is a personal and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce basic communication skills and concepts relating to a person’s behavior and actions when interacting with others. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Responding Social Skills can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a

Restaurant Signs And Words

Restaurant Signs and Words is a consumer and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce signs and words that are essential for dining out in restaurants other eating establishments. Categories include types of restaurants; ordering; utensils and dishes; paying; dishes and condiments; drinks or beverages; and methods of food preparation. The application contains 240 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One i

Restaurant Signs And Words

Restaurant Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 240 signs and words which are essential for dining out. Categories include types of restaurants (buffet, deli, coffee shop); arriving (booth, closed, counter); ordering (daily special, entree, menu); eating utensils (bowl, fork, knife); paying (bill, cash, change); breakfast (bacon, cereal, eggs); lunch

River Kit #1: Obstacle Course

The River Kit #1 Obstacle Course is designed to help children improve their balance, motor planning and coordination. It comes with several components to create an obstacle course simulating a river and the surrounding environment. Children can navigate different heights, widths and colors to challenge their balance and use their cognitive skills (thinking skills) at the same time for an increased challenge. The pieces of the River Kit are easy to put together, making it easy to incorporate chil

Riveter Stand

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with Down Syndrome to operate a riveter. The concertina-style riveter was held with one hand while steadying a sign to be riveted. A stand was built to bear the weight of the riveter while holding it upright, The stand has a square steel base covered in thick plywood on which the sign to be riveted rests. An L-shaped steel is fastened to the base. The riveter is suspended form the top of the L on multi-strand stainless steel cable, with counter

Rnib Talking Cube Clock

RNIB Talking Cube Clock is designed to help support people who have difficulty keeping track of the day or time. The RNIB is an easy to use talking cube clock with clear, natural English male voice. It is available with a gray base with a yellow contrasting button or a black base with a silver contrasting button. It also is equipped with audible cues for setting and adjusting the clock, five alarm sounds, a snooze alarm (alarm sounds for one minute and then pauses for four minutes) and rotary v

Roamalert Wander Prevention System

The RoamAlert Wander Prevention System is a wandering patient system designed for use by nursing homes and other facilities with residents with Alzheimer's disease or other cognitive disabilities. The system include radio transmitters worn by residents, sensors and controllers at doors and/or elevators, tracking software, and alarms. A small, lightweight Securaband tag hold the transmitter and is attached to the residents' wrist or ankle. An ECO Door Controller installed at the exit senses when

Rock’n Roller

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a motorized sensory platform for a high school student with shaken baby syndrome to allow her to enjoy movement and music independently. The young woman has severe cognitive, visual, and physical disabilities and poor muscle coordination. She can only voluntarily control her head and right hand. She spent most of her time in a manual wheelchair and was unable to propel herself. Her teachers were unable to give her constant 1-on-1 attenti

Rocket Reader

The Rocket Reader is a digital talking book player program designed for use by individuals with cognitive or learning disabilities. Designed for use on a pocket PC, this audio book reader has been simplified by removing text-based instructions and menus, utilizing the efficiency of pictures and audio to guide the end user through the book selection and reading process. COMPATIBILITY: Compatible with books from Audible.com only.

Rocking Chair Adapter For Wheel Chair

CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To make it possible for a wheelchair to absorb the shocks from the involuntary backward and forward movements of a girl with cerebral palsy. This girl has broken parts of her chair several times previously. Instead of building a special rocking chair, it was decided to convert the wheelchair itself into a rocking chair. A device was built using 6-millimeter thick aluminium plate rolled to a suitable curve. The chair can be rolled onto the device and tied down. The devic

Rocking Chair With Concealed Rocking Mechanism

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable individuals with dementia to benefit from rocking while not risking injury if they disassemble the mechanism. The chair was constructed by attaching the upper part of a standard hospital Geri chair to a tubular steel base that moves the chair back and forth. The mechanism to move the chair was enclosed in order to prevent people from getting their feet caught in it. The seat of the chaqir is bolted to a square frame that has rods attached to the bottom. The

Rocking Communicator (Model W31458)

The Rocking Communicator, model W31458, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This communicator has an oval-shaped rocking plate with two brightly-colored contrasting sides. The unit plays two 10-second messages on each of the two sides. Messages can be recorded that require the user to make choices, make yes/no responses to questions, or for other messages. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 1.5 x 4 x 12 inches. COLORS: Red an

Rokka

The Rokka is a disc shaped play structure designed to help children with neurological and physical disabilities work on improving their balance while building physical confidence. The Rokka can be used as a fishing boat, a see-saw and a den. When it is turned upside down, it is a table and two chairs for eating or drawing, or a trip-trap bridge for some rudimentary stair-training. Playing together and collaborating allows children to develop social skills and practice turn taking and sharing

Roll & Rhyme Melody Block

The Roll & Rhyme Block is a battery-operated toy designed for use by infants and toddlers with cognitive, fine motor, or vision disabilities. This soft block introduces rhymes, rhythms, animal names and colors. Set the mode so that each side of the block plays a melody from a different musical style: African, Hawaiian, Caribbean, Asian, Latin, classical. Changing the mode enables the child to hear a new rhyme on each side of the block. Tactile activities -- a lion with a crinkly mane, a fish

Rolyan Complex Form Board (Model A4161)

The Rolyan Complex Form Board, model A4161, is a form board dedsigned for use with people with low vision or neurological or cognitive disabilities. The board includes comes with 12 plastic shapes (heart, cross, circle, star, square, etc.) to place on the conforming mold of the form board. The board is useful for testing and training form constancy, position in space, shape recognition, and sequencing, in addition to teaching compensatory techniques for loss of visual field. DIMENSIONS: Form bo

Rolyan Multi-Functional Work Station (Model A4741)

The Rolyan Multi-Functional Work Station, model A4741, is a work simulator designed to simulate multiple jobs and to increase the body's whole range of motion, strength, coordination and endurance for individuals with cognitive or physical disabilities. The work station can be configured in 21 therapeutic arrangements by the user, depending on the skill level desired. It is engineered to help increase user tolerance for operating in a confined work space, performing overhead work, kneeling and b

Rolyan Work Bench (Model A4742)

The Rolyan Work Bench, model A4742, is a work simulator designed to allow bilateral work that duplicates a hidden and confined work area for individuals with cognitive or physical disabilities. It is also engineered to improve the strength and endurance of the user's shoulders, elbows, wrists and hands. Made of heavy-duty plastic, this work bench system consists of 11 rows of seven different styles of nuts, bolts, washers and screws. It also features built-in side handles, two adjustable-sized w

Roosevelt Car Seat

Roosevelt Car Seat is designed to promote safety and comfort for children with special health needs such as cerebral palsy, mobility and neurological disabilities. The Roosevelt Car Seat accommodates children weighing up to 115 lbs. or 62" tall, and can be used with either a lap belt or a lap shoulder belt combination, allowing you to use the Roosevelt Car Seat in any forward facing rear vehicle seat. The car seat is LATCH compliant for children up to 48 pounds, and includes an EZ-Tether connec

Rotating Suspension Unit (Model 8Susp)

The Rotating Suspension Unit, model 8SUSP, is hardware for therapeutic suspension equipment. This unit may be fixed to a suspension hook or a swing frame (not included; see separate entries) and can be used with a Bolster Swing, Platform Swing, String Swing, or Swing Seats (not included; see entries) to provide both rotation and swinging. CAPACITY: 280 pounds.

Rugged Radio Cassette Player

The Rugged Radio/Cassette Player is an adapted radio and adapted cassette player designed for use by individuals with severe physical or upper extremity disabilities. The combination radio and cassette player are built in to a strong wooden box that can be clamped to a table. The box is equipped with a large, touch-sensitive switch; one tap turns the unit on and a second tap turns it off. DIMENSIONS: 13 x 9 x 12 inches.

Safe•t Mate Adjustable Stop Banner (Model Sm-006)

The Safe•T Mate Adjustable Stop Banner, model SM-006, is a wandering patient system designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive disabilities. This triangular banner presents an imposing visual barrier to deter wandering residents from entering restricted areas such as resident rooms, nurses stations, wet floors, or stairwells. The coated nylon banner hangs from a nylon strap, which attaches to steel door casings with adhesive Velcro (provided) or is screwed (one side on

Safe•t Mate Alarmed Velcro Seatbelt (Models Sm-005 & Sm-005L)

The Safe•T Mate Alarmed Velcro Seatbelt is a wheelchair seatbelt and wandering patient alarm designed for use by wheelchair users with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive disabilities. This Velcro lap belt has a alarm that sounds when the belt is separated to alert caregivers and remind the user to remain seated. The nylon belt features a bright red pull strap to facilitate locating and releasing. The alarm box features a heavy duty on/off switch and a stainless steel universal mounting clip. Horn

Safe•t Mate Drop Seat With Integrated Alarm (Model Sm-007)

Safe•T Mate Drop Seat with Integrated Alarm, model SM-007, is a wheelchair drop seat base and wandering patient system designed for use by wheelchair users with Alzheimers disease or cognitive disabilities. This system combines a solid drop-seat with a rugged, detachable 95- decibel alarm with automatic reset. DIMENSIONS: The drop seat is 3/8-inch thick and fits chairs from 16 to 22 inches wide. WARRANTY: Limited lifetime guarantee.

Safe•t Mate Underseat Wheelchair Fall Monitoring System (Model Sm-009)

The Safe•T Mate Underseat Wheelchair Fall Monitoring System, model SM-009, is a wandering patient system designed for use by individuals with balance or cognitive disabilities or Alzheimers disease who use wheelchairs. The system includes an under-seat sensor unit and an alarm unit. The under-seat unit is adjustable to fit any width wheelchair and is compatible with seat cushions. The detachable alarm box features a full-sized on/off switch and a 95-decibel horn. Installation instructions are in

Safety Padding

Safety Pads are designed for use in SleepSafe beds to prevent injury. Custom made to fit the SleepSafe bed (see entries) safety rails and/or head/foot boards, these pads are made of high- density, half-inch foam. They attach with industrial-strength Velcro.

Safety Signs And Words

Safety Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 signs and words which are essential for safe living, including danger, do not eat, do not touch, crosswalk, keep off, keep out, fasten your seat belts, and watch your step. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. Corresponding print exercises to reinforc

Safety Signs And Words

Safety Signs and Words is a safety awareness and independent living tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce the most common safety signs and words used in the community. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Safety Signs and Words can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protected administration section. The administ

Safety Sleeper

The Safety Sleeper is an enclosed bed designed for use by children with autism, behavior disorders or sleep disorders such as sleepwalking that cause wandering. This bed's frame is made of aluminum and stainless steel and consists of six sections which slide together and lock in place. The top connects to the base with pull pins. It is fully self-supportive, and the assembly requires no additional hardware. A screen covering covers all four sides and and the top of the bed and has a zipper openi

Safetynet

SafetyNet is an emergency alert system and cognitive aid designed for people who have cognitive or developmental disabilities. The SafetyNet system consists of a base station and server; three electric current flow detection modules; three water flow detection modules; three open/closed sensors; and a wireless handheld personal digital assistant (PDA), which uses the Microsoft Pocket PC operating system. The electric current flow detection modules are placed in locations where they can detect

Samson Go Mic

The Samson Go Mic is a computer-based microphone and recording solution designed for use by individuals with cognitive and intellectual disabilities.  The Go Mic can clip onto the user’s laptop or sit unobtrusively on the desk. The plug and play operation also means it is compatible with a Mac or PC, with no drivers required. Perfect for recording lectures, music, podcasts or field recording, the Go Mic's range of functionality extends beyond typical USB microphones. It's also ideal for voice re

Scan And Match Series

The Scan and Match Series is a set of six cause and effect training program titles designed for use by children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Each title includes three picture matching activities with full color graphics and digitized sound. The program provides performance data that can be printed or saved to disk. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible comnputers or Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: A Macintosh running MacOS 10.1 or newer, or a PC running Window

Scan And Paint (Model 302)

Scan & Paint, model 302, is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with cognitive, severe physical, or upper extremity disabilities. In this program, between two and ten paint tubes are lined up on the right side of the screen. To the left of the paint tubes is a simple picture which contains a few sections that can be colored in. A pointer points to one of these sections. The student must select one of the paint tubes for coloring in the section that the arrow is p

Scan To Pictures

Scan To Pictures is a visual symbol training system, a symbolic direct selection communicator program and a communicator training program designed for use by teachers or parents working with children who have cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities or autism. This application (or app) for the Apple iPad provides a library of animations and pictures of real-world consequences, allowing the child to pair his or her switch action with receiving the actual item such as food, toy, activity,

Scan-A-Word

Scan-A-Word is an academic, reading and spelling tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) for the Apple iPad focuses on identification, spelling, and word recognition and uses an errorless learning method. Assistance is included to help children with significant cognitive challenges, and special feedback feature is for blind learners. The program features both drill and test modes and is de

Scene & Heard

Scene & Heard is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, developmental, learning or speech disabilities, or autism. This program enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The user or a parent, teacher, therapist or helper can build scenes and vocabulary by taking photos wit

Scene & Heard Lite

Scene & Heard Lite is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, developmental, learning or speech disabilities, or autism. This program enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The user or a teacher, parent or therapist can build one scene with vocabulary by taking photos wi

School Routines And Rules Cd

The School Routines and Rules CD is a behavior training flash card program designed for use by parents and teachers of children with cognitive and communication disabilities. This CD contains over 2,000 full-color photographs of young children (ages four to eight years) doing a variety of school routines and activities. The photographs can be used to teach routines and behavioral rules, to set expectations, and to promote skills acquisition and greater independence. Photo folders in this CD incl

School Signs And Words

School Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce words and phrases necessary to function independently in school. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of School Signs and Words can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protected administration section. The

School Signs And Words

School Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches the 80 most common signs and words found in a school setting, including cafeteria, gymnasium, locker, nurse, principal, school bus, and stairs. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. Corresponding print exercises to reinforce learning (approximately 100 ho

School-Time Leaptop Learning System

The School-Time LeapTop Learning System is an educational toy designed to teach fundamental learning skills to children with learning or cognitive disabilities. It has a large colorful keyboard with keys for the alphabet and numbers one through ten, and an LCD (liquid crystal display) screen that shows letters, numbers, and animation. Users can play seven educational games with talking characters, and listen to three fun learning songs. The games and songs teach letter names and sounds, numbers,

Scifit Recumbent Stepper (Model Rst7000)

The SCIFIT Recumbent Stepper, model RST7000, is a leg exerciser designed for use in physical therapy and wellness programs. The unit is designed to be used by individuals of all ages and abilities while meeting the needs of seniors and individuals who have cognitive, sensory or physical disabilities. Features include adjustable stride length; adjustable step through; sturdy orthopedic footbeds with safety edge; low starting resistance, with 200 levels of resistance; and large dual-position handl

Seatworks

Seatworks is designed for individuals with neurological impairments such as strokes and traumatic brain injures. It accommodates a wide range of ages and capabilities as individuals may participate at their own pace and level of ability. Activities include shoulder shrugs, toe walks and arm stretches. Some of the exercises and activities are quite fast moving and more suitable for use with the more agile individual.

See 'n' Solve Visual Fraction Calculator

See 'n' Solve Visual Fraction Calculator is designed to provide visual reinforcement for use by individuals with learning disabilities and cognitive impairments, while learning basic math skills. This calculator shows the entire math problem in the display window. Special features include a numerator and denominator key as well as a simplify function that simplifies fractions with the press of a button. This calculator allows two "lines" of work (with common denominators) and answers in reduced

See Saw Sorter (Model G5067)

The See Saw Sorter, model G5067, is a training system for sorting/matching/assembly designed for use by children with cognitive, upper extremity, or fine motor disabilities. Children stack the shapes on opposite ends of the see saw in the correspondingly shaped holes to create a balanced platform. Shapes are designed to fit snugly in routed holes. This wooden toy promotes color and shape recognition, balancing, color-matching and sequencing. The toy has rounded corners and smooth edges and is fi

See-N-Read Reading Tools, Model CE1035

See-N-Read Reading Tools are designed for use by individuals with reading, cognitive and learning disabilities. It helps readers to focus on and remember the written word. These reading tools help readers to concentrate on and track the text being read to them while transitioning between the words that come before or after, thus helping to increase fluency and comprehension.

See.touch.learn

See.Touch.Learn is a flash card program and a language, reading and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children who have communication, learning, cognitive, speech, or physical disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad as a picture learning system to help teach new words and concepts and foster self-expression. The user can build, save, copy and reuse custom flash card lessons and automatica

Senior Friendly Tv Remote

The Senior Friendly TV Remote is a television remote control designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease, cognitive disabilities, or vision disabilities. Shaped to fit the hand, this control features five large programmable buttons, each in a different shape and each for a different channel. The only other buttons are for on/off, channel up/down, and volume up/down. The user can program the channel up-down button to either scroll through five favorite channels or use it to scroll th

Seniorcare Organizational System

The SeniorCare Organizational System is a medical information organizer and planning kit designed for use by older individuals and those wiith memory or cognitive disabilities. The system includes a one hour of live consultation with a SeniorCare Advisor, access to the organization’s professional referral network, family/caregiving plan, and the Organization Kit. This kit features a messenger bag, leather-bound three-ring folio, and a caregiving planner flowchart with a guide and resource dire

Senory Toy Frame

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To provide a customized adapted sensory toy frame to provide a variety of stimulating activities for a child with developmental disabilities. The child already had a set of bongo drums, and the idea was to incorporate these into the frame along with other items, such as a steering wheel, a hooter and a bell. A rectangular frame was designed and built from pine and plywood that was specially adapted to clamp onto an existing table at the unit. The fr

Sensaballs

The Sensaball is a textured ball designed for use by individuals with grasping, cognitive, or upper extremity disabilities. This soft rubber ball is covered with nubs designed for a better grip and can be used for catching, throwing, stimulation, and perceptual training. DIMENSIONS: 9, 4, or 3 inches in diameter. COLOR: Red (9-inch), blue (4-inch), and yellow (3-inch).

Senseez

The Senseez is a vibrating pillow and sensory integration activity designed for use by children with autism or other tactile, sensory, or neurological disabilities. Designed to enhance tactile awareness in children, these vinyl pillows with poly foam fill offer a gentle vibration when they are squeezed or sat upon. The pillow is available in three shapes - square, circle and heart. The round pillow is also available with a furry cover and a tail for additional tactile feedback. POWER: Uses three

Sensible Pencil

The Sensible Pencil is a writing skills training system designed for use by young children and children with neurological, learning, or cognitive disabilities. This handwriting program teaches upper and lowercase manuscript letters and numbers and can be used with individuals and/or small groups. Features include pre- and post-tests and 200 practice pages. Self-contained and ready to use, this program is an ungraded, individualized, direct instruction program. The 200 exercises provide step-by-s

Sensory Fiction

Sensory Fiction is designed for use by individuals with sensory processing disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism.  It is a project from researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology which enables authors to provide their readers with physical feedback and sensations while they’re in the process of turning the pages. It combines a vest harness with a smartbook that can send over commands and light up on cue. For example, the Sensory Fiction prototype is

Sensory Gel Maze

Sensory Gel Maze is a gel maze platform designed for people with Alzheimer's disease, Dementia, or Autism to stimulate and enhance senses. This design comes in a tic tac toe framed platform and a plain gel platform also, sold separately.

Sensory Gel Pads

Sensory Gel Pads is designed for children and adults with autism, sensory processing and anxiety disorders.  These heat-sealed, high grade vinyl gel pads are designed to work on visual attending, hand eye coordination, finger isolation and hand and finger strengthening. Additionally, the proprioceptive input received from pushing the shape through the resistive gel, along with the innate sensory experience of the gel itself; combine to make the Sensory Gel Pads calming, anxiety reducing activiti

Sensory Gel Tic-Tac-Toe

Sensory Gel Tic-Tac-Toe is a gel-based tic-tac-toe board with floating, movable dots inside to play with designed for people with Alzheimer's disease, Dementia, or Autism to stimulate and enhance senses. This design comes in a starry night and in a maze platform, sold separately.

Sensory Gelli Play

Sensory Gelli Play is designed for children 3 and over with sensory processing disorders, autism or cognitive delays.  Gelli Play can be used in a bow, sink, or bucket.  It can be used to hide items in it and encourage children to find them.  Gelli Play is a powder that holds 400 times its own weight in water and creates a sensory wonderland for children to explore.  This exercise promotes sensory acceptance, as well as concentration and fine motor skills. 

Sensory Kit (Model 3125)

The Sensory Kit, model 3125, is a set of sensory integration activities designed for use with individuals with cognitive, emotional, or neurological disabilities. This set of 10 different products are intended to promote self calming, balance, and increased body awareness (proprioception) for users with a variety of sensory needs. The set includes a tubular vibrator, an animal massager, a somatosensory tube with vibration, a skin massager, a vibrating pillow, a therapy hairbrush, an animal duck

Sensory Mirror

Sensory Mirror is a free-standing, full-length sensory mirror designed to provide visual feedback for children learning about body awareness and position in space. The legs of the mirror are different shapes that contain tactile and visual stimulation. The mirror can be tilted and it can be used during sensory therapy sessions.

Sensory Quilt

The Sensory Quilt is a sensory integration activity designed to provide sensory stimulation for individuals with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive or emotional disabilities. These handcrafted quilts feature a variety of fabrics, textures, colors, and shapes. DIMENSIONS(LxW): 36 x 48 inches.

Sensory Soother Ball

Sensory Soother Ball is designed for children and adults with sensory processing disorders, limited mobility, generalized weakness and limited coordination due to surgery or neurological accident. The Sensory Soother Ball can be inflated with air or filled with water. The Sensory Soother Ball is a clear vinyl 12 inch ball that engages gross motor and visual tracking skills. The small white foam pellets contained within the interior cylinder shake and move when the ball is tossed or turned. When

Sensory Vest

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a sensory aid (vest) to provide musical and tactile stimulation for a child with cerebral palsy and blindness. The child is nonverbal and therefore cannot effectively communicate the need for stimulation. The Sensory Vest is a battery-operated sensory stimulating system that can be worn by the user and is self-contained. The user is able to control the various stimuli. The inside and outside layers of the vest are made of a durable lightweight denim. T

Senswitcher

SENSwitcher is a control switch training program designed for use with young children with severe disabilities. Designed to be a progressive teaching and assessment tool, the program offers 132 animated activities which can be accessed using a wide range of input devices. The activities focus on cause and effect, switch building, timed activation, targeting, and row scanning skills. The program includes 18 pages of teacher's notes, assessment records, developmental skills progresion models, and

Sequences

Sequences is an academic tutorial program designed for use with children with cognitive and perceptual disabilities. This program offers a variety of activities whose steps can be arranged in increasing or decreasing. Among the activities depicted in the 30 sequences are building a snowman, blowing up a balloon, erasing a blackboard, and painting a picture. As the sequences are pieced together, children are rewarded with cheers. This text-free program features colorful graphics, audio, and fun a

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #1

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #1 is an application that focuses on the cognitive skill of arranging photos of a task in chronological sequence. The app starts off with a video demonstrating a life skills tasks such as “Brushing your teeth”. After the video is shown, a review of the task is provided using 3 still photos taken from the video depicting each step in the task. For example in the task of “Brushing your teeth” , the 3 step would be “Put toothpaste on the toothbrush”, “Brush your

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #3

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #3 focuses on the cognitive skill of arranging photos of a task in chronological sequence. The app starts off with a video demonstrating a life skills tasks such as “Putting on sneakers”. After the video is shown, a review of the task is provided using 3 still photos taken from the video depicting each step in the task. For example in the task of “Putting on your sneakers”, the 3 steps would be “Put on your socks”, “Put on your sneakers”, and “Tie the laces”

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #4

Sequencing Tasks: Life Skills-Bundle #4 is an application which focuses on the cognitive skill of arranging photos of a task in chronological sequence. The app starts off with a video demonstrating a life skills tasks such as “Crossing the street”. After the video is shown, a review of the task is provided using 3 still photos taken from the video depicting each step in the task. For example in the task of “Crossing the street”, the 3 steps would be “Wait for the walk signal”, “Look both ways u

Serenity Homecare Enclosed Bed System

The Serenity Homecare Enclosed Bed System is a bed with enclosure designed to prevent individuals with cognitive, emotional, or behavioral disabilities from leaving the bed without the use of restraints. This freestanding bed has a healthcare quality mattress and soft side rails with an enclosure on all four sides. The ligthweight aluminum frame is padded and the enclosure side, head, and foot panels are made of soft polyester mesh and vinyl, providing security while maintaining air flow and vis

Sesame Street Abc Poster

The Sesame Street ABC Poster is an alphabet game designed for children with cognitive and physical disabilities. This large voice output poster hangs on the wall, and, with the touch of a finger, children can play and learn in four different learning modes. Elmo, Big Bird, and Ernie help children learn phonics, recite the alphabet, and identify specific letters. The poster also offers a "Let's Find" game with Elmo and Big Bird.

Shakers

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow children with cognitive and motor impairments participate in manipulative activities, involving rhythm and dance movements

Shape 'n Color Coaster Shape And Color Sorter

The Shape 'N Color Coaster Shape and Color Sorter is a training system for matching/sorting/assembly designed for use by young children with fine motor, cognitive, perceptual, or neurological disabilities. This set includes a wooden board with five irregularly-shaped posts and five different shapes in five colors shapes for sorting onto the pegs by shape or color. The set can also be used to replicate patterns on the included pattern cards.

Shape Sortin' Wood Blocks

Shape Sortin' Wood Blocks is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children ages three years and up with fine motor and neurological disabilities. Winnie the Pooh, Piglet, Tigger, and Eeyore are pictured on assorted wooden shapes that fit the corresponding slots in the top of the included wooden basket. The basket is equipped with a carrying handle and each block is a different color.

Shape-Size Learning Center

The Shape-Size Learning Center is a wood puzzle designed for use by children with cognitive or neurological disabilities. The puzzle has a wood board that accepts knobbed wooden pieces in three rows: the top row has five circles in five sizes in descending order from large to small; the middle row has five squares; and, the bottom row has triangles. The knobs on each piece requirea finger-thumb grasp.

Shapeometry

ShapeOmetry is a board game designed for children as fun way to develop geometric, spatial, abstract, and quantitative reasoning skills. To solve the puzzle challenges, stack green pieces on top of blue pieces, or vice versa, to create identical shapes. Through hands-on play, students build key skills, such as strategies and mathematical understandings (part-to-whole relationships). Perfect for children needing to develop visual processing skills. For use during Occupational Therapy sessions, at

Shapes - Lite

Shapes – Lite is a perceptual training and pre-reading tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach a child to recognize different shapes such as triangle, square, circle, and rectangle. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections, each with separate "Learn" and "Play" parts. In the "Learn" part,

Shooting Stars (Models 2000 & 2001)

Shooting Stars is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with physical or cognitive disabilities. Pushing the large textured oval on the base of the unit sends stars shooting through space. Model 2000 also features music and vibration and model 2001 has music, vibration, and lights. This adapted toy can also be operated using a single switch (not included). POWER: Both models use one nine-volt and four C batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 13.75 x 15.5 x 9.5 inches.

Shopping Signs And Words

Shopping Signs and Words is a consumer and independent living tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce basic signs and words critical when shopping. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Shopping Signs and Words can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protected administration section. The administrator can make speci

Show Me Numbers - Autism Series

Show Me Numbers – Autism Series is a perceptual training program and math tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Android device to teach a child to recognize numbers. In the app's training section, selected numbers are shown, one by one, with an audio prompt stating the number and the number written in text. In the playing section, four numbers are dis

Shower Chair With Back (Model 9401)

The Shower Chair With Back, model 9401, is a shower chair designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, and balance disabilities who have difficulty standing in the shower. The chair has a backrest and the seat has a horseshoe design for hygienic purposes. The chair is equipped with arms for added support and lift support capability. DIMENSIONS: Seat height can be adjusted from 19 inches to 22 inches.and is 16 x 16 inches. The width between the arms is 18.5 inches. The overall

Shower Chair/commode (Model 8800)

The Shower Chair/Commode, model 8800, is designed for individuals with balance disabilities, mobility disabilities, and incontinence. This unit can be used as a commode and/or wheeled into a shower and used as a shower chair. The Shower Chair/Commode is equipped with swivel wheels with rear locking casters. A pail and lid are included. The pail can be removed without lifting the user or raising the seat. DIMENSIONS: Seat height is 19.5 inches and the width between the arms is 17.5 inches; the

Shower Stool With Arms (Model 9402)

The Shower Stool with Arms, model 9402, is a showerstool designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, and balance disabilities who have difficulty standing in the shower. The seat has a horseshoe design for hygienic purposes and the stool is equipped with arms for added support and lift support capability. DIMENSIONS: Seat height can be adjusted from 19 inches to 22 inches and is 16 inches x 16 inches. The width between the arms is 18.5 inches. The overall width is 21 inches.

Silent Alert Care Call System

The Silent Alert Care Call System is a wandering patient system designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease, mobility disabilities, or spinal cord injury. This system incorporates a small radio pager worn by the caregiver and one or more remote monitors. When the pager receives a radio signal from a monitor it illuminates one of six numbered keys and gently vibrates to discreetly advise the caregiver of an event. It can also be set to emit an audible alarm. Monitoring options includ

Silent Visual Timer

The Silent Visual Timer is a visual timer designed for use by individuals with cognitive or hearing disabilities. This timer creates a visual awareness of elapsed time as the large colored wedge moves on the face. The time disc can be moved manually in either direction and can be set at any point on the face. POWER: Uses one double-A battery (not included). DIMENSIONS: 12 inches square.

Simple Combos (Model 1525 Ezrc)

Simple Combos is a simplified operation padlock designed for use by individuals with cognitive or fine motor disabilities. This portable school combination lock uses specially selected combinations that use only the printed numbers on the dial and no tick mark numbers. This portable lock has the appearance of standard locks, fits standard lockers, and has a supervisory key override (key sold separately).

Simple Music Player For Dementia

The Simple Music Player is designed for individuals with Alzheimer’s, dementia or other cognitive impairments. It has been designed to be as easy as possible to operate for the user. Setting up the player is undertaken by friends, family or caregivers, as a onetime process. Trails have been conducted to make sure the operation is highly intuitive and does not require any prior knowledge or memory to start and stop the player. The styling is also reminiscent of old radios and is instantly recogni

Simple Sentence Structure Sterling Edition

Simple Sentence Structure Sterling Edition is a language tutorial program designed for use by individuals who have language learning, physical, visual, or hearing disabilities, or autism. Designed to teach subject-verb-object word order in simple sentences and reinforce early developing vocabulary, this program addresses the problems that children with language disabilities have with word order processing and production by teaching them to correctly set universal word order parameters to their E

Simply Science All 8 Units

Simply Science All 8 Units is a science, academic, language, reading and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from kindergarten through eighth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. This program allows teachers help students learn general education science curriculum with complex and abstract science vocabulary explained clearly and written in concrete terms. The bundle comes with eight complete units and each unit contains five chapters. The program's ready-to-use scien

Singing Sunrise Busy Box (Model 504)

The Singing Sunrise Busy Box, model 504, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. The toy also teaches cause and effect. This toy offers a variety of tactile experiences, songs, multi-colored blinking lights, sounds, and vibration. Animal sounds include an owl hooting, a woodpecker pecking, geese honking, and birds singing. Music includes friendly upbeat songs about the planet we live on. Volume is adjustable. POWER: Uses 8 double-A batt

Single Message Communicator (Model W35973)

The Single Message Communicator, model W35973, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by children with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This device plays up to 20 seconds of speech, music, or sounds when the surface button is pressed. The user can make a new recording with a touch of the button. The removable clear cover (included) holds pictures or icons in place. POWER: Uses 4 triple-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 3.25 x 6 x 5.5 inches.

Six-Piece Puzzle

The Six-Piece Puzzle is a wooden puzzle with large knobbed pieces designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive disabilities. Designed for adults, these puzzles have a matte finish to prevent glare or reflection and bright, simple color graphics that are easily recognizable and large enough to be seen by individuals with vision impairment. Pictures are laminated on puzzle pieces and the puzzle base encourages matching. Each piece has at least one straight edge for added c

Skil-Care Gel-Foam Recognition Pads

Skil-Care Gel-Foam Recognition Pads provide a picture story of familiar scenes to most children. Using these familiar settings, a child is encouraged to perform associations including color, shapes, size, function, numbers and placement. The Skil-Care Gel-Foam Recognition Pads can be used to assist with cognitive training, visual perception, number recognition and tactile awareness. Sold as a set of three. Available scene options are Suburb Scene, Farm Scene, City Scene, and Expression which all

Sleepsafe, The

The SleepSafe is a bed designed for children and adults with physical or cognitive disabilities. The head and footboards extend below the mattress, eliminating the gaps between the head/foot board or side rails and mattress, thus reducing the chance of entrapment. The full- length side locking safety rails are made of wood and have clear windows for ease in viewing. The safety rails swing down and are removable. The bed includes the foundation (bunkie board or box spring); premium pressure-redu

Sleepsafeii Plus, The

The SleepSafeII Plus is a bed designed for children and adults with physical or cognitive disabilities. The headboard and footboard extend below the mattress, eliminating the gaps between the head/foot board or side rails and mattress, thus reducing the chance of entrapment. The Plus model provides remote-controlled articulation (raising and lowering of head and foot). The full-length side locking safety rails are made of wood and have clear windows for ease in viewing. The full-length rails s

Sleepsafeii, The

The SleepSafeII is a bed designed for children and adults with physical or cognitive disabilities. The head/foot boards extend below the mattress, eliminating the gaps between the head/foot board or side rails and mattress, thus reducing the chance of entrapment. The full-length side locking safety rails are made of wood and have clear windows for ease in viewing. The safety rails swing down and are removable. The bed includes the foundation (bunkie board or boxspring); premium pressure-reducing

Sleepsafeplus, The

The SleepSafePlus is a bed designed for children and adults with physical or cognitive disabilities. The head/foot boards extend below the mattress, eliminating the gaps between the head/foot board or side rails and mattress, thus reducing the chance of entrapment. The full-length side locking safety rails are made of wood and have clear windows for ease in viewing. The safety rails swing down and are removable. This bed provides remote-controlled articulation (raising and lowering of head and f

Sleepsafer Plus, The

The SleepSafePlus is a bed designed for children and adults with physical or cognitive disabilities. The head/foot boards extend below the mattress, eliminating the gaps between the head/foot board or side rails and mattress, thus reducing the chance of entrapment. The full-length side locking safety rails are made of wood and have clear windows for ease in viewing. The safety rails swing down and are removable. This bed provides remote-controlled articulation (raising and lowering of head and f

Sleepsafer, The

The SleepSafer is a bed designed for active children and adults with physical or cognitive disabilities. The head and footboards extend below the mattress, eliminating the gaps between the head/foot board or side rails and mattress, thus reducing the chance of entrapment. The full-length side locking safety rails are made of wood and have clear windows for ease in viewing. The safety rails swing down and are removable. The bed includes a foundation (bunkie board or boxspring); premium pressure-

Sleepsonic Speaker Pillow For Kids

The Sleepsonic Speaker Pillow for Kids is an innovative pillow speaker designed to play music to help your child fall asleep. It is ideal for children with sensory processing disorders or who benefit from music while trying to transition to sleep.The Sleepsonic Speaker Pillow uses lightweight speakerphone technology, which emits a relaxing, high quality sound to the user through tiny loudspeakers located within the pillow. The stereo speaker pillow easily connects to most mp3 players and is powe

Slumber Series Hi Side Bed (Models Ss 120, Ss 170 & Ss 190)

The Slumber Series Hi Side Bed, models SS 120, SS 170 and SS 190, is an enclosed bed designed designed to prevent individuals with cognitive, emotional, or behavioral disabilities or autism from leaving the bed without the use of restraints. This bed features solid wood construction and an enclosure that extends 32 inches above the mattress. It has a poly resin coated Bunkie board. There is a door on one side of the bed that locks on the outside and folds down to open. The door has acrylic panel

Slumber Series Standard Side Bed (Models Ss 100, Ss 150 & Ss 180)

The Slumber Series Standard Side Bed, models SS 100, SS 150 and SS 180, is an enclosed bed designed designed to prevent individuals with cognitive, emotional, or behavioral disabilities or autism from leaving the bed without the use of restraints. This bed features solid wood construction and an enclosure that extends 20 inches above the mattress. It has a poly resin coated Bunkie board. There is a door on one side of the bed that locks on the outside and opens down. The door has acrylic panels

Smart / Speak

Smart/Speak is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. Messages can be recorded and played back on six levels with up to 36 10-second messages per level, and are stored on an interchangeable flash memory card. The water-resistant membrane panel has 36 picture slots for message identification. The unit has an ABS injection-molded case, with external speaker and record jacks, a carrying handle, a shoulder strap, and a c

Smart / Talk

Smart/Talk is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. Messages can be recorded and played back on six levels with up to eight 10-second messages per level. The water-resistant membrane panel has eight picture slots for message identification. The unit has four input jacks for switch access, four output jacks to control toys or appliances, and external speaker and record jacks. The unit is equipped with rear-mounted v

Smart Alex

Smart Alex is a behavior training program designed for use by children with autism and other cognitive disabilities. The program offers eight different levels with a variety of exercises pertaining to expressing emotions. At the first level, users simply click on the eyes and mouth of Smart Alex to change facial expressions. Other levels enable users to use Mayer-Johnson symbols and rebus symbols to select the emotion Alex is to express. At a higher level, keyboard users can hold a simple conver

Smart Audio

The SMART Audio classroom amplification system is an infrared amplification system designed for use by teachers working with children who are hard of hearing or have attention deficit disorder (ADD) or related conditions. The system is intended to foster student engagement by evenly distributing sound throughout the classroom, helping students focus on lessons with fewer distractions. SMART Audio comes with a wireless infrared microphone, four wall- or ceiling-mounted speakers, a ceiling-mounted

Smart Board 885Ix Interactive Whiteboard System

The SMART Board 885ix Interactive Whiteboard System is a touch screen designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, developmental, fine motor, hearing or upper extremity disabilities. It projects a computer display on a large white borad and enables one or two users to instantly and easily interact with the display's content using their fingers or a pen as a mouse. The integrated system combines an interactive whiteboard with an ultra-short-throw projector for minimal shadows and glare.

Smart Document Camera

The SMART Document Camera is a computer display accessory and video magnifier designed for use by teachers working with children with learning, cognitive or developmental disabilities or low vision. The system uses a high-resolution video camera to display clear and detailed images on a computer screen. The user can hold physical objects under the camera and display them on a SMART Board interactive whiteboard (see separate entry), or use the included Mixed Reality Tools for in-depth exploration

Smart Lists For Reach Interface Author

Smart Lists for REACH Interface Author is a word prediction program designed for use by individuals with learning, fine motor, or severe physical disabilities. This program is an add-on for the REACH Interface Author (see separate entry). With Smart Lists, when the user starts typing a word such as "lucky" by selecting the letter "L" on the REACH keyboard, the "L" key opens up showing a list of options including the "root" letter (i.e., the letter "l" in this example) plus any possible extension

Smart Steps Mobile

Smart Steps Mobile is a customizable smartphone application designed for individuals with a variety of cognitive issues: Autism, Down syndrome, Intellectual Disabilities, Developmental Disabilities, Traumatic Brain Injury, Alzheimers, or anyone who wants help figuring out what to do when lost, lonely or confused.  The “Smart Steps Mobile” app provides suggestions for problem solving at work, home, school or in the community. If the person panics or cannot resolve a problem, he or she is prompted

Smart Table

The SMART Table interactive learning center is a touch screen and educational aid designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, fine motor or developmental disabilities. This multitouch, multiuser system is designed to encourage collaboration, consensus building and problem solving. The SMART Table is large touch screen mounted on a cabinet so it lays flat horizontally at a height that makes it easily viewed and used by children. It is intended to provide students with a gathering place

Smart/128

Smart/128 is a direct selection communicator and communication board designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This augmentative and alternative communication device features a removable transparent top grid with 128 locations for recorded messages. Without the grid, the device can be used for pictorial communication. With the grid, messages up to 2.25 seconds long can be recorded and played back on six levels with up to 128 messages per level. The device comes w

Smartband

Smartband DIY is a wearable technology that can keep track of your physical activity, provide a vibration to alert you to a phone call or a text message.

Smarted Pad

SmartEdPad is a dedicated intervention tool designed for use by school based therapists and special educators working with students in K-12 grades. It is designed to provide intervention and assist in managing therapy and teaching workloads in more efficient and effective ways. SmartEdPad can be used at school, in clinics, or at home. The activities align with common core standard. The SmartEdPad has over 15 categories such as language articulation, phonics, writing, motor skills, AAC, entert

Smoker's Apron

The Smoker's Apron is a fireproof apron designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive or upper extremity disabilities. Made of lightweight Kevlar fabric that does not burn or melt, the apron goes on over the head and covers the chest and lap to insulate and protect. The apron is washable. DIMENSIONS: 20 x 36 inches. COLOR: Black or rust.

Smurf Talking Toothbrush

These talking Smurf/Smurfette toothbrushes are designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities or other processing disorders, or any other impairment that affects their behavior/listening or understanding, in order to not only encourage them to brush, but also, the smurf/smurfette talks and teaches the user how to brush effectively.Bulky handle with edges top grip onto allows those with fine motor disabilities to benefit as well.

Snap Bags

The Snap Bags are a bean bag game designed for use by children three years old and older with fine motor, grasping, and upper extremity disabilities. The snap bags consist of six linking bean bags designed for endless game possibilities. Throwing and catching are made easier with two Snap Bags linked together. When all six bags are attached and used as a shoulder or lap weight they can create a calming presence for young children. The set facilitates the introduction of colors, numbers and shape

Snoezelen Mse Home Deluxe Kit

Snoezelen Multisensory environments (MSE) are a specialized selection of sensory equipment and materials that may help users adapt their responses to sensory stimulation and to advance education and therapy goals. Each Snoezelen construction is designed to offer individuals with special needs and challenging conditions the opportunity to exercise choice through action.

Snoezelen Solar Projector Kit B

Snoezelen Multisensory environments (MSE) are a specialized selection of sensory equipment and materials that may help clients adapt their responses to sensory stimulation and to advance education and therapy goals. Each Snoezelen construction is designed to offer individuals with special needs and challenging conditions the opportunity to exercise choice through action.

Snuggle Wraps

Snuggle Wraps are pediatric elbow restraints designed for use with infants and children who have had craniofacial surgeries such as cleft lip and palate repair or burns, who have IV or feeding tubes, or are at risk for self-injury. These immobilizers prevent the child from bending the arm to reach surgical or tube sites or stitches or to scratch the face. Made of Veltex fabric, these wraps are designed to be lightweight and cool, and taper from the upper arm to the wrist, preventing them from s

Social Skill Builder I & Ii

Social Skill Builder I and II are board games designed for use by children and adults with autism or cognitive disabilities. These two board games teach social, interpersonal, safety, and problem-solving skills. Game I is designed primarily for children ages 6 to 13. It utilizes GO DO cards to help children practice initiating social interactions, greetings, and conversation skills. The WHAT IF cards help children learn problem-solving techniques for common situations, and the MIRROR cards help

Social Skills For Employment And Life Skills (Clss)

The Social Skills for Employment and Life Skills is a personal skills tutorial program designed for use by high school students or adults with cognitive or other disabilities. The curriculum, which is part of the Life Skills Curriculum, has 21 duplicatable books, 21 duplicatable CD-ROMs, and 21 online lessons that equip students with the knowledge and skills to set goals for themselves and make better personal choices. Students can use this curriculum individually or in groups. Titles include C

Social Skills Sampler

The Social Skills Sampler is an independent living skills tutorial program designed to teach and reinforce basic social skills critical for independent living for people with cognitive disabilities. It provides simple information that allows the user to become more capable of functioning independently at work, at home, and in the community. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of the Social Skills Sampler can be used on the same device by mult

Soft Communication / Choice Board (Model 032045)

The Soft Communication/Choice Board, model 032045, is a communication board designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities or autism who may become physically aggressive. This board is made of soft material to prevent users from injuring themselves or others. It is covered with two-sided Velcro-friendly fabric on which Velcro-backed pictures are placed. The user can point to a picture to communicate a message. The unit includes a pocket on top with a Velcro closure

Soft Pet

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a mobile phone with call-and-respond naming capacity for individuals who are blind or have low vision. Dubbed the Soft Pet by its designers, this mobile phone responds to its assigned name when called much like a pet does. In addition to the call-and-respond naming capability, the Soft Pet offers speech input and output functionality and Braille buttons. The user gives the Soft Pet mobile phone a name much like they would a pet. When the

Soft Pressure Brush

The Soft Pressure Brush is a sensory integration activity designed for use with individuals with neurological, cognitive, or emotional disabilities. Designed to make thepeutic brushing process more pleasant, this brush has a soft, durable raised handle that molds to the hand, providing an improved gripping surface that reduces gouging and nicking. The large handle size also facilitates positioning of the brush for correct pressure. Worn brushes can be replaced and are held in place with hook-and

Soft Taco

The Soft Taco is a swing designed for use by individuals with emotional, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. This sling seat extends body pressure provided by the user's own weight to help calm a stimulated person in a non-restrictive setting. The seat is made of rip-stop material with soft, cotton-like feel, and it can be removed for washing. The user gets the full therapeutic effect by lying face up or down, and slowly swinging. SIZES: Junior and Adult. DIMENSIONS: Junior size: 54 inches

Solar Powered Ana-Digit Watch English German

Its features include solar power, 4 strong vibrating alarms, ana-digit movement always synchronizes analog hands with LCD time, calendar on LCD (Time, Day, Date, Month), and language selection English/German. It is solar powered so light charges a rechargeable battery. While using a light to charge the watch make sure the watch is 3 inches away from the bulb. In direct sun it will take 60-80 hours and if using a strong fluorescent lamp it will take 100-120 to go from low to high battery.

Somatosensory Musical Bead Chain/switch (Model 357)

The Somatosensory Musical Bead Chain/Switch, model 357, is a cause and effect training activity, auditory stimulation activity, and contact switch designed for use by children with severe physical disabilities. This unit works as a switch or as an independent toy. Bead chains hang in front of a metal bar. Moving the beads to make contact with the bar turns on a built-in music box. The music stays on as long as the beads are making contact with the metal bar. Playing with this bead chain switch p

Song Boards

Song Boards are educational toys designed to enable children with disabilities to be active participants in music. The set of professional-quality interactive song boards includes eight colorful,sturdy song boards that fold in half; materials to quickly make the boards interactive with detachable and/or moveable parts; a disk with Boardmaker (see entry) and .pdf format song overlays for each song; an audio tape of eight songs; and an instruction and suggestion booklet. The songs included are Ba

Sonidos Y Letras (Sounds And Letters)

Sonidos y Letras (Sounds and Letters) is an early reading tutorial program designed to promote early Spanish reading skills for children with learning disabilities. This software includes 25 activities; an animated song for the five vowels; careful instruction in phonemic awareness; sentence writing activities where words come alive; and fun and interactive stories. It also features recorded speech, entirely in Spanish. Sonidos y Letras was developed using Classroom Suite software provided by Ca

Sonocent Audio Notetaker

Sonocent Audio Notetaker is a comprehensive study tool designed for students with cognitive and/or motor disabilities who have difficulty taking hand-written notes, poor working memory or difficulty concentrating, difficulty hearing the speaker, poor organization and time management or are participants in distance learning courses. This software is designed to support note taking and studying by converting speech from audio recording as easy to use as text. Audio Notetaker visualizes each phrase

Soothe-A-Matic Xl

The Soothe-A-Matic XL motorized swing is a hammock suspension swing with an overhead support fram designed for use by individuals with emotional, cognitive, or neurological disabilities or autism. The system includes a Soothe-A-Matic XL Swing Frame, a variable speed motor and controller, and a Cedar Porch Swing or hammock swing (other types of swings are optional). The swing's soothing motorized movement is intended to provide sensory stimulation therapy, and to help calm down an anxious child.

Soothsayer Word Prediction Program

The SoothSayer Word Prediction Program is a word prediction and abbreviation expansion program designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or cognitive disabilities. Features include sentence completion; abbreviation expansion; a main dictionary of more than 11,000 words; a built-in speech augmentation dictionary; customizable user dictionarie swith a "Build Dictionary" feature (from a text file); word-usage learning and word tips options (words presented/spoken individually instead of

Sound Activated Crab

The Sound Activated Crab is a sound activated toy designed for use by children three years old and older with speech, severe physical, or cognitive disabilities. Clapping hands, snapping fingers, talking, or making a noise causes this toy to vibrate and wiggle. The user can place the toy on a smooth surface, make a sound, and watch the crab move around as if crawling. After a few seconds the toy turns off and waits for a new sound to start vibrating and moving again. The toy is also equipped wit

Sound Blocks

Sound Blocks is an eye hand coordination activitiy designed for use by children with visual, neurological, and cognitive disabilities. It features nine three-dimensional blocks in the shape of circles, squares, and rectangles. Each block emits an audible tone. Children are encouraged to heighten their sorting skills by shaking the blocks, listening to the tones, and matching like sounds. The blocks can also be sorted by color and shape. A storage tray is included. COLOR: The blocks are blue, re

Sound Literacy

Sound Literacy is app for iPad, iPod,iPhone, intended for people with learning, cognitive disabilities and Dyslexia. It can be used in conjunction with any curriculum that emphasizes phonemic awareness, phonological processing, or morphemic word building. The app includes: blank tiles for counting, ordering, and manipulating the graphemes or any other word part tiles organized in pantries and ready to be pulled onto the workspace for reading and spelling words,  Elkonin boxes can be added to hol

Sound Smart

SoundSmart is a cognitive skills tutorial program and auditory training activity designed to improve listening skills, following directions, phonemic awareness, working memory, mental processing speed, and impulse control. It is a set of 11 entertaining, multi-level talking Bingo games organized in three modules. (1) Attention Coach - (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced). In this module, spoken instructions become increasingly complex as the player progresses through a series of alphabet games. Th

Sound Stories

Sound Stories is a language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. The program offers 30 different storybooks with listening and spelling activities for each letter of the alphabet, plus the diagraphs sh, ch, th, and wh. All text is clearly narrated and highlighted word-by-word to provide modeled reading. Webster the spider serves as an animated guide and each book is followed by two interactive spelling activities to help reinforce knowlege. Skill

Soundbeam (Kit A & Kit B)

Soundbeam is a music synthesizer control system designed to allow people with physical or developmental disabilities to create music on any instrument operating with MIDI without physical contact by interrupting a stream of ultrasonic pulses. The Soundbeam master or remote sensor sends out an invisible stream of ultrasonic pulses; when the beam is interrupted, echoes bounce back to the master. Soundbeam detects the interruption, measures the length of time required for the pulse to meet the inte

Soundingboard 4

SoundingBoard transforms your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad into a communication device. It is designed for use by children and adults with communication, cognitive, developmental delays or autism. This app or application allows you to create custom boards by using AbleNet symbols or your own photographs. CAPACITY: SoundingBoard is compatible with iPad 4th Generation, iPad 3rd Generation, iPad mini, iPhone 5 and iPod touch 5th Generation. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer SYSTEM

Sounds Easy

Sounds Easy is a digital voice recorder designed for use by individuals with low vision, communication disabilities, or developmental disabilities. Recordings are made onto removable Memories Cards. Each Memories Card records 30 messages, each 30 seconds long. As a message is recorded, it is assigned a number. This number allows the recordings to be associated with objects, pictures, and/or photos. Recordings can be played back by entering the number of the recording on the unit's numeric keypad

Space Station (Model 407)

The Space Station, model 407, is a switch- operated toy designed for use by children with cognitive, severe physical, or upper extremity disabilities. When a capability switch (not included) is activated this toy races up and down and around, which helps improve visual tracking skills. POWER: Uses 1 D battery. DIMENSIONS (HxW): 11 x 17 inches.

Spaceship Busy Box (Model 7901)

The Spaceship Busy Box, model 7901, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with cognitive or severe phsyical disabilities. The child pushes on the wing flaps, buttons, or spaceship body to be rewarded with a NASA countdown, flashing tail lights, jet-motor sounds, and vibrations. The unit can be used on a table or wall-mounted with the included hardware. POWER: Uses 2 double-A and 4 triple-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 20 x 15 inches.

Spaghetti Chewy Fidget

The Spaghetti Chewy Fidget toy is designed for children with a Learning Disability, Autism, ADD/ADHD, or any child who has trouble sitting still and/or paying attention or those persons who need to keep their fingers busy. The Spaghetti Chewy Fidget provides an outlet for chewing, biting, manipulating and touching. Clip-on for easy travel. Colorful surface. Multiple colors available. A chewy, a fidget, and a manipulative all-in-one. Wash with antibacterial soap. Ages 4 and up.

Sparkles The Clown (Model 66)

Sparkles the Clown, model 66, is a touch activated toy and sensory stimulation activity designed for use by children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. This multisensory toy can entertain a child for hours. Touch both strands of the clown's shimmering bead-chain hair simultaneously and brightly-colored sequins whirl inside his hat. Push his bright yellow ears and his big, green eyes light up. Twist his big red clown’s nose and it honks. Pull on his bright red bow tie and he vibrates

Speak Easy (Model 4392)

The Speak Easy, model 4392, is a speech teaching device designed for use with children with communication disabilities. Shaped like a tubular telephone handset, this device enables children to listen to their reading rate, phrasing, and expression and to receive auditory feedback for speech therapy when they speak into it. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 6 x 1 inches.

Speak Up!

Speak Up! is a cause and effect progam designed to encourage vocalization in children with cognitive or communication disabilities. The program comes with 10 different images that grow, move, and become wider as the user makes sounds into a microphone (not included). The image changes according to the volume of the sound made by the child. Pictures can also be inserted to customize the program to user needs, including family pictures, pets, and places familiar to the user. This program is access

Special Issues Related To Employment And Life (Clsi)

Special Issues Related to Employment and Life is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of eight duplicatable books, eight duplicatable CD-ROMs, and eight online lessons is a unit of the Life Skills Curriculum that can be used by high school students and adults. This series is designed for students to use independently or in groups and is designed to help equip students with th

Speedy Match

Speedy Match is visual perceptual motor game designed for older children and adults with development delays, cognitive and neurological impairments. It is designed to help build organization, design copy, speed of response, concentration and ocular skills. Speedy Match is a fast paced design copy game for 2-5 players arranged to facilitate eye and hand movement. Users shake the ball holder box to redistribute the 20 colored balls into the 25 available spaces (Each shake produces a new game boar

Spell Me - Lite

Spell Me – Lite is a reading and spelling tutorial program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with developmental disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to teach interactively a child to spell. The app is organized into multiple "Learn and Play" sections, each with separate "Learn" and "Play" parts. Pictures of correctly spelled words are shown one at a time on the screen in the "Learn

Spell Track

Spell Track is a spelling tutorial program designed for use by individuals with learning, vision, or cognitive disabilities. It provides spelling practice with multi-sensory activities targeted toward learners ranging from the pre-school child to adult with dyslexia. Learners work at their own pace on essential literacy skills such as phonemic awareness, left-to-right tracking, word recognition, sequencing, segmenting, blending, and proofreading. Teachers can add word lists and write sentences t

Spell Track Workbook

The Spell Track Workbook 2 is a spelling tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. It is a hands-on supplement to the CD program, "Spell Track" (see separate entry). This workbook is designed to consolidate phonic skills and early spelling strategies and improve visual recognition and matching and selecting. It is also intended to advance graphic knowledge and phoneme/graphic association. By circling (tracking) each letter in one continuous movement w

Spell-A-Word

Spell-A-Word is a spelling tutorial program designed for use with children with low vision or cognitive disabilities. This program focuses on identification, spelling, and word recognition and uses an errorless learning method. The program features both drill and test modes and is designed to enable the instructor to enter lists of spelling words/phrases for drilling and testing. This program can be accessed using the standard keyboard, IntelliKeys (not included; see separate entry), or a singl

Spell-A-Word

Spell-A-Word is a large-print, early academic program designed for use by beginning to advanced letter users. It uses an errorless learning method. Spell-A-Word works on identification, spelling, & word recognition (for reading).  It works with an external keyboard, such as RJ Cooper’s Colored-Rows Big Keys, or any Bluetooth keyboard (or *any* USB keyboard).  Scaffolding (as much help as needed but as little as possible) is embedded to help those with significant cognitive challenges.  This

Spell-A-Word For Ipad

Spell-A-Word for iPad is a spelling tutorial program designed for use with children with low vision or cognitive disabilities. This application (or app) for the Apple iPad focuses on identification, spelling, and word recognition and uses an errorless learning method. A parent or teacher can enter lists of spelling words or phrases for the learner to practice and be tested. Word lists consisting of hundreds of words, sounds and pictures are available from the manufacturer's website at no charge.

Spider In The Kitchen

Spider in the Kitchen is a language training program designed for children with learning or cognitive disabilities or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. The program has three separate activities designed to help students with positional language, understanding of processes, and matching objects to suitable locations. In these activities the users find the spider hiding behind objects in the kitchen while engaging in familiar kitchen activities. Users must name familiar kitchen o

Spinner (Model 8Tspn)

The Spinner, model 8TSPN, is hardware for therapeutic suspension equipment. This device attaches to a suspension hook (not included) or suspension point on a swing frame (not included) and allows equipment to be suspended from a single point and spun. OPTIONS: Easy Release Clip. CAPACITY: 280 pounds.

Spinning Communicator (Model W35934)

The Spinning Communicator, model W35934, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This communication device has 12 message slots on a rotating carousel, each with 18 seconds of recording time. A light touch turns the carousel. The doughnut-shaped icon holders (included) can be changed with the turn of a screw to create a variety of activities. POWER: Uses 4 triple-A batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): The icon opening

Spinning Light Show (Model 145)

The Spinning Light Show, model 145, is a switch-operated toy designed for use with children with severe physical, cognitive, or sensory integration disabilities. When a connected capability switch (not included) is activated, this dome displays a multi-colored array of lights. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 6.5 x 7.5 x 4.5 inches.

Spinning Sound Effects Carousel (Models 427)

The Spinning Sound Effects Carousel, model 427, is an educational toy designed for use by children with communication or cognitive disabilities. The spinning unit features pre-recorded sound effects that are played when the child presses one of the 12 sides of the toy. The bottom tier has six switch plates with picture frames attached with Velcro. The top tier has an additional six switches with picture frames. The sound effects include a motorcycle, police car, race car, truck, jets, birds, lig

Splatter

Splatter is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with cognitive, developmental, and visual disabilities. Accessible by mouse, touch screen, or switch, this program uses colors and sounds to develop cause and effect and color recognition skills. By clicking anywhere on the screen, users stamp or splatter images and each image makes a playful sound when splattered. Options allow the color name to be spoken for auditory reinforcement. A variety of images and colors can b

Spot It

Spot It is visual discrimination game designed for children and adults with neurological and cognitive disabilities. This game includes cards filled with colorful and appealing images. The object of the game is to be the first to spot the one and only one matching symbol between any 2 cards.

Spot On Games

Spot on Games is a perceptual training program designed for use by children with cognitive, developmental, or physical disabilities. This program features six age appropriate games accessible by a switch, mouse, keyboard, or touch screen. Each game challenges players to react as objects move across the screen. The games can be played in single- or two-player mode and the size and speed of the moving objects can be adjusted. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREME

Spot The Difference

Spot the Difference is a game designed for children and adults with or without neurological impairments who are working on improving their visual discrimination and scanning skills. Players test their observation skills to see how many differences they can find between the 2 seemingly identical pictures. Using the included dry erase markers, players are encouraged to circle as many differences as they can find until the one minute timer runs out. Pictures come in 3 difficulty levels with 5, 10,

Sprintplus

SprintPlus is designed for children, students and adults with reading, writing, spelling and learning difficulties. Users can listen to any available text on their computer. SprintPlus can read text out loud as it is being entered. It helps in developing the user's reading and writing skills. SprintPlus uses a voice synthesizer to read out loud the content of documents by letter, by word, by paragraph, by line or by sentence. It also supports phonetic spelling. SprintPlus pronounces text as it i

Squease Jacket

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype pressure jacket therapeutic device for use by individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The SQUEASE jacket offers a haven for individuals with ASD providing a cocoon of comfort with fashion. This fashionable and with-it, the jacket allows the wearer to apply deep pressure to their body, so that they can calm themselves and get over the sudden rush of anxiety. A pair of integrated headphones reduces the sound level of high frequency n

Squeeze Machine

The Squeeze Machine is a deep touch pressure device designed for use by individuals with autism or hyperactivity disorder. This system is used for deep touch stimulation and produces a calming effect on individuals with autism or who are hyperactive. The user crawls in between two padded boards, which press the sides of the body. The source of pressure is an air pump controlled by the user. The user's head is placed beyond the boards in an area with soft, fuzzy padding, while the hands go throug

Squizits

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of an adaptive device which allows children and adults with OCD, ADHD, and/or Autism Spectrum disorders a way to release excess energy through repetitive hand motions and various other fidgets. Fidgeting and the need for repetitive moment can be disruptive in the academic and work environment for children and adults. The Squizits kit was developed in collaboration with a child with OCD and ADHD. It provides the user with a way to release ex

Stained Glass Coloring Book Volume 1

The Stained Glass Coloring Book is designed to capture colorists’ attention with its intricate designs as well as to exercise fingers or to do a fine motor exercise with an occupational therapist. Comes with 50 high resolution stained glass patterns, each printed on its own page and designed for colorists of all ages. Exercises fine motor abilities. Designed patterns are square, round, and rectangular.

Stay Put Easel (Model 1484)

The Stay Put Easel, model 1484, is an easel designed for use with individuals with emotional or neurological disabilities. A switch, communicator, toy, or other device is secured to the easel or plate with duolock (extra-strong Velcro) and the easel is clamped to a lap tray or table to prevent the user from throwing the device. OPTIONS: Sets of C-clamps are available separately. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 13 x 12 x 10.5 inches.

Stay Puts

Stay Put is designed for use by individuals with limited upper and lower extremity mobility associated with cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury or stroke.  It is designed to hold just about any object – toys, utensils, writing implements, etc. – and keep them from dropping on the floor. Objects are easily retrievable and stay clean. Two strong suction cups hold the Stay Put in place on your wheelchair tray, table, desk, or bed tray. Three chains each equipped with a key ring allow you to easi

Step By Step

Step by Step is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning or cognitive disabilities or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This program teaches the use of a switch. Pressing the switch reveals images and when they are completely revealed, the progrsm causes them to animate. The program has realistic graphics, animnations, and sound effects, and is suitable for all ages. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENT

Step Talking Sequencer Switch Plate (Model 1355)

The Step Talking Sequencer Switch Plate, model 1355, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by children or adults with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This device plays a series of pre-recorded messages (300-second limit) when its switch plate is activated, enabling the user to carry on a simple conversation. Uses include sequencing, testing, directions, multiplication, memorization, medical instructions, storytelling, and sing-alongs. POWER: Uses 4 double-A batter

StepByStep from SOAR Therapy

StepByStep from SOAR Therapy is designed for use by children with ADD/ADHD, learning disabilities, traumatic brain injury, developmental delays or autism. It helps assess and improve sequencing skills for kids and adults with or without cognitive delays. Users drag each step and arrange a sequence into the correct order. StepByStep addresses Activities of Daily Living (ADLs), Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs), and Transfer skills. There are 52 sequences range from 3-10 steps.

Steppad

The StepPad is a short-term teaching tool and a long-term adaptive aid for individuals with memory loss or cognitive disabilities. Directions that user records are played back in sequence, one step at a time, to prompt the user on what to do next. Press any of the four activity buttons to activate a step-by-step sequence. User can label these buttons with a slide-in overlay plus an auditory cue. Users hear the steps one at a time by pressing the Next button. Press Play to repeat a step. Review

Steppad Mini

The StepPad mini is a multi-step auditory cueing for a single activity designed for use by individuals with memory loss or cognitive disabilities. Has a total of 72 seconds of recording time. Users press "Play" to use the cue as often as needed. Press "Fast Forward" for the next step or "Rewind" for the previous one. Users can edit any step without affecting others within the sequence. SIZE: 2 inches x 3½ inches x ½ inch. COLOR: Gray/Black.

Stepping Out Program (Model St-20Q)

The Stepping Out Program, model ST-20Q, is an independent living skills tutorial designed to teach community-based life skills in the classroom and in the community to students with cognitive disabilities. The curriculum provides an instructor's guide covering 30 community outings in a fully realized implementation plan. Outings begin with basic skills such as using public restrooms and progress to more complex skills such as using a credit card. Forty-seven supplementary blackline masters are p

Stepping Out Resource File (Model St-04Q)

The Stepping Out Resouce File, model ST-04Q, is an independent living skills tutorial designed to teach community-based life skills in the classroom and in the community to students with cognitive disabilities. The file covers 30 community outings from public transportation to banking. Each outing includes a take-along checklist with step-by-step analysis for assessment and training. Included are 47 reproducible masters with outing assessment cards, student appearance forms, site analysis forms,

Stickybear Abc

Stickybear ABC is an academic and pre-reading skills tutorial program designed for use by teachers and parents working with children from pre-kindergarten through second grade who have developmental, cognitive or learning disabilities. The program allows a child to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to learn the letters of the alphabet and the sounds that the letters make. The child starts playing the app by pressing PLAY from the Main Menu and a keyboard appears with the letters A through

Stickybear Kindergarten Activities

Stickybear Kindergarten Activities is an academic, personal skills, independent living skills and pre-reading skills tutorial program designed designed for children from pre-kindergarten through first grade who have learning or developmental disabilities. This program takes children into Stickybear's house, where they learn the alphabet, numbers, shapes and colors, social skills, and important safety messages. Users also are encouraged to take part in off-screen activities that foster creativity

Stickybear Math 1 Deluxe

Stickybear Math 1 Deluxe is a math tutorial program designed for children from pre-kindergarten through second grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. This program teaches children addition and subtraction, beginning with the most elementary addition problems and continuing through more complex addition and subtraction with regrouping. Animated instructions offer a skill-building tool that can be customized for one child or a group of children. The program is divided into eight levels

Stickybear Math 2 Deluxe

Stickybear Math 2 Deluxe is a math tutorial program designed for children from second grade through fourth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. This program teaches children multiplication and division, beginning with the most elementary multiplication problems and continuing through more complex multiplication and division with regrouping. Animated instructions with audio explain each new concept and encourage children to investigate new skills. The program is divided into eight l

Stickybear Math Splash

Stickybear Math Splash is a math tutorial program designed for children from kindergarten through fifth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. This program introduces children to math skills in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. The problems are divided into six external levels of difficulty covering over 60 different math skills and operations. Stickybear Math Splash features four different activities. Combining math skills exploration with comic relief, the pirate

Stickybear Math Word Problems

Stickybear Math Word Problems is a math tutorial program designed for children from first grade through fifth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program provides beginning practice analyzing and solving math word problems, and it is designed to capture the interest of users while teaching crucial math skills. Children practice deductive and arithmetic skills solving math problems related to everyday situations. The program features more than 350 math word problems in any comb

Stickybear Money

Stickybear Money is a money management tutorial program designed to teach the concept of money to children from kindergarten through third grade who have developmental or learning disabilities. Children learn how to recognize U.S. coins and paper money as they hear and see how different denominations of money can be used to buy and sell. The program features different levels of activities for teachers to introduce from single coins with simple counting activities up to higher-level activities wi

Stickybear Numbers

Stickybear Numbers is an academic and math skills tutorial program designed for use by teachers and parents working with children from pre-kindergarten through second grade who have learning or developmental disabilities. The program allows a child to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to learn basic number skills such as counting, addition and subtraction. The child starts playing the app by pressing PLAY 0-9 on the Main Menu, and a keyboard appears at the bottom of the screen with the num

Stickybear Phonics 1

Stickybear Phonics 1 is an academic and pre-reading skills tutorial program designed for children from pre-kindergarten through third grade who have learning or developmental disabilities. The program features integrated video with animation for every lesson. The lessons begin with a review of the letters of the alphabet, followed by consonant sounds, short vowel sounds, and long vowel sounds. Actors in the video demonstrate the material, allowing students to see how the mouth shapes sound and h

Stickybear Phonics 2

Stickybear Phonics 2 is an academic and pre-reading skills tutorial program designed for children from kindergarten through fourth grade who have learning or developmental disabilities. Students learn to build knowledge by sounding out words. The program features integrated video for every lesson. The lessons begin by introducing consonant blends, followed by vowel blends, mixed consonants, and vowel blends. Actors in the video demonstrate the material, allowing students to see how the mouth sha

Stickybear Phonics 3

Stickybear Phonics 3 is an academic and pre-reading skills tutorial program designed for children from kindergarten through fourth grade who have learning or developmental disabilities. Students learn to build knowledge by sounding out words. The program features integrated video for every lesson. The lessons begin with prefixes, continue to suffixes, and finish with compound words. Actors in the video demonstrate the material, allowing children to see how the mouth shapes sound and to hear each

Stickybear Reading Comprehension

Stickybear Reading Comprehension is an academic, reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from second grade through fourth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program provides reading comprehension skills practice with multiple levels. The program features more than 30 level-appropriate stories which provide students practice in recognizing the main idea, defining sequence, finding details, using context to identify words, and understanding cause

Stickybear Reading Comprehension 2

Stickybear Reading Comprehension 2 is an academic, reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from second grade through fourth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. This program, a sequel to Stickybear Reading Comprehension (see separate entry), continues to provide reading comprehension skills practice with multiple levels. The program features more than 30 additional level-appropriate stories which provide students practice in recognizing the main idea

Stickybear Reading Fun Park

Stickybear Reading Fun Park is an academic, reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from pre-kindergarten through third grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program provides reading skills practice with four learning activities. Each activity has multiple levels of difficulty and skills that address both the auditory and visual needs of readers. User selectable phonics skills allow teachers and parents to focus children’s efforts, and the individ

Stickybear Reading Room Deluxe

Stickybear Reading Room Deluxe is an academic, reading, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from kindergarten through third grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program provides reading and thinking skills practice with four learning activities. Each activity features animation and human speech. The main Sentence Builder activity allows students to create their own animations by constructing thousands of possible sentences from noun and verb phrases.

Stickybear Science Fair Light

Stickybear Science Fair Light is a science tutorial program designed for children from second grade through seventh grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program provides an environment which allows children to explore, experiment with, and understand light and its properties. Stickybear Science Fair Light presents experiments, both structured and free-form, that allows students to work with prisms, lenses, color mixing, and optical illusions. Historical data is coupled with a u

Stickybear Spelling

Stickybear Spelling is an academic, spelling, language and vocabulary tutorial program designed for children from second grade through fourth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program provides spelling skills practice with three activities, each with four graded levels of difficulty. Stickybear Spelling contains more than 2,000 recorded words and teachers can edit the word lists for each student. Students build sight vocabularies, spelling, and memory skills as they spell wo

Stickybear Time

Stickybear Time is a time skills tutorial program designed to teach the concept of time in classroom or at home to children from kindergarten through third grade who have developmental or learning disabilities. The program features illustrated activities with real human speech that lead children through four self-paced sections. Children learn to tell time in hours and minutes with both traditional analog and digital clocks. The school versions and above also come with freely reproducible lesso

Stickybear Typing

Stickybear Typing is a typing instruction program designed for children from pre-kindergarten through fifth grade who have cognitive or learning disabilities. The program allows students to sharpen typing skills and achieve keyboard mastery with three multi-level activities. The Stickybear Keypress activity, for young players and beginners, allows typing practice from the simplest drills in home key position to complex exercises that require the full keyboard. The Stickybear Thump activity build

Stickybear Word Bop

Stickybear Word Bop is a pre-reading skills tutorial program designed for use by teachers and parents working with children ages three and above who have learning or developmental disabilities. The program allows a child to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to learn vocabulary, reading, phonics, language skills and code breaking. The Word Bop action takes place on an arcade-like playing field. The child fires the jolly red popper cannon as objects float slowly by by tapping on the screen.

Stickybear's Matching Mansion

Stickybear's Matching Mansion is an academic and pre-reading skills tutorial program designed for use by teachers and parents working with children ages three through six and up who are developmentally or physically disabled. This program allows a child to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to learn basic reading skills. The program features a Fun Park Haunted Mansion with screechy bats and owls and assorted peculiar characters. The child starts the app by hitting PLAY, touches an open wind

Story Builder

Story Builder is an auditory perceptual training program, a language tutorial program and a story writing program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPad to help children accomplish the following educational goals: (1) improve paragraph formation; (2) improve integration of ideas; and (3) improve higher level abstractions by i

Story Reader

The Story Reader is an electronic storybook reader designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This lightweight, portable unit utilizes story cartridges and 24-page books. The cartridge is inserted in the device and the corresponding book is placed in the holder. As the child turns the pages, of the book, the story is read aloud with music and sound effects. The Story Reader is equipped with a magnetic closure and a built-in carrying handle. One book is included. POWER:

Storyblock Book

The StoryBlock Book is a touch activated toy designed for use by infants and young children with cognitive disabilities or low vision. Babies turn a page and press the storybook button to hear the story read aloud. They insert the large block into the space in the book to hear the names and sounds of the animal on that side of the block. Pressing the "Tad" figure on the large button near the top of the book plays "Old MacDonald." Chunky book pages are sized for little hands, and a latch keeps t

Storybook Maker

Storybook Maker is an app that can be used to create social story about vacations, weekends or other events.  It is designed for children between the ages of 2 and 10 years of ages.  It can be used for children Down syndrome, speech delay, autism spectrum disorders and anxiety.  Actual photos can be incorporated into the story, which allows it to be customized for the user. Older children and adults can also use Storybook Maker to write stories about the event and then share then with family and

Storymaker

StoryMaker is a story writing program and a language tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to help children create and present Social Stories using pictures, text and audio. The user can create as many stories as he or she would like using zero to three pictures per page. The program

Storypals

StoryPals is a reading tutorial, story reading and story writing program designed for use by children with cognitive, communication, language or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a child to use an Apple iPad to practice listening and reading comprehension skills with a teacher, parent, or independently. StoryPals comes with 24 original stories ranging in readability levels 2 to 6 with colorful, interactive artwork and imaginative characters. These stories can be r

Stove Guard For Natural Gas Stoves

The Stove Guard for Natural Gas Stoves is a stove safety sensor designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities or Alzheimer's disease. Designed for use with gas stoves or cooktops, this device turns the gas off when the user forgets. The system includes three components - an electronic monitoring unit (EMU), a natural gas valve and and power box. The EMU has a natural gas sensor control unit that automatically turns off the natural gas valve if it senses an unsafe level of

Stove Top Fire Fighter

The Stove Top Fire Fighter is a heat protection device designed for use with individuals with dementia, Alzheimer's disease, or cognitive disabilities. This chemical fire extinguisher in a can attaches magnetically to the exhaust fan hood over a stove. If a fire starts on the burner as a result of cooking food left unattended or a burner left on, the device activates, dumping bicarbonate of soda on the flames. Each individual unit protects two burners.

Stray Away Alarm

The Stray Away Alarm is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with alzheimer's disease, dementia, or cognitive disabilities. This system includes a transmitter pendant and a receiver. The pendant features a lanyard for wearing around the neck and the receiver includes a belt clip. When the individual is separated from the caregiver by a pre-determined distance from 10 to 20 feet, a signal is sent frrom the pendant to the receiver, sounding an alarm. POWER: Uses batteries (

Strengthen Your Mind

Strengthen Your Mind, by Kristin Einberger and Janelle Sellick, is a workbook designed for individuals with early memory loss, for those individuals to use the activities independently, with a facilitator, or with groups for discussion and programming ideas,.intended to exercise the mind or for leisure and entertainment purposes to trigger memories and/or encourage conversation. Tips for use and an answer key on the back of each sheet. Volume 1 exercises include use of the five senses; volume 2

String Swing (Model 8Tnts)

The String Swing, model 8TNTS, is a hammock suspension swing designed for use by children with emotional, neurological, or physical disabilities. Made of soft terrylene string with no knots, this swing is suspended fro two sides, enabling the user to lie across it or to use it as an enveloping sack by sitting upright. DIMENSIONS (Wx L): 39 x 78 inches. The swing is suitable for suspension eight inches from the ground.

Student Writing & Research Center

Student Writing and Research Center is a writing skills training system designed to make writing and researching reports easy for individuals who are developmentally disabled. This complete package includes the Student Writing Center (see separate entry) and Compton's Concise Encyclopedia. This program lets you conduct research, take notes and write your ideas in one integrated work environment. You can organize your thoughts and notes directly in your report or in a separate journal using cut a

Student Writing Center

The Student Writing Center is a writing skills training system that includes word processor and story writing programs designed to enhance writing skills for students with cognitive or physical disabilities. These programs lets students create worksheets, illustrated storybooks, newsletters, awards, bulletin board displays and more. The programs combine word processing tools with colorful graphics and page design options. They offer several fonts, type sizes, and type styles and the text automat

Study Nook

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a learning aid to inhibit distractions in the classroom for students with learning or developmental disabilities, including attention deficit disorder, autism and Down syndrome. Aaron Kowald, a University of Canberra student in Australia, created a solution entitled the Study Nook, a miniature desktop divider that stands on a desk and provides privacy on three sides - the front, right and left. The Study Nook is a portable workstation, w

Study Planner

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist students with cognitive or learning disabilities to plan for tests and homework requirements. Each student fills out a daily planner for each hour of the school day. For each class, students write what was done in the class and what homework was assigned. Stdents also make notations as to when assignments are due and when tests are scheduled. Planners are signed by parents on Friday. MATERIALS: Student class planner. AUTHOR: Wendt, S. TITLE: Assistive

Studywiz

Studywiz is a reading tutorial program designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, upper extremity, and fine motor disabilities or spinal cord injury. The program consists of four different types of exercises to allow users to practice different aspects of reading skills: read the text and answer questions; read the text in stages, as it is revealed sentence by sentence; read the text as it disappears at a speed selected by the user in order to work on reading faster; or read the tex

Suction Arch & Suction Mountain

The Suction Arch and Suction Mountain are eye-hand coordination activities designed to stimulate visual tracking by the identification of shapes and colors as beads are moved along wire maze tracks. The Suction Arch is a twisting, structured maze featuring two wire tracks for children to direct the multi-colored round beads over, one in the shape of an arch and the other fashioned like a loose spring. Suction Mountain has two large vertical twisting tracks. Both models feature a wooden base wit

Super Duper Skinny Squeezers

The Super Duper Squeezers™ are designed for individuals exercising their dexterity by using a 3-finger grasps or through using their pincher. Is a jumbo version of Skinny Mini Squeezers™ Tweezer-style tongs have very pointy tips which offers more practice of fine motor skills. For ages 5-up. Adult supervision is required due to the pointy tips.

Super Spell Grammar 1

SuperSpell: Grammar 1 is a spelling tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This collection of activities is a sequel to "Super Spell at the Beach." Users accumulate points as they complete structured grammar activities such as navigating scrambling beach crabs or avoiding cruising sharks, and dangerous jellyfish. These activities improve usage of nouns and verbs. The more points earned, the more reward games can be played. This product covers the f

Super Spell Grammar 2

SuperSpell: Grammar 2 is a vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This collection of activities is a sequel to "Super Spell Grammar 2" and covers the following topics: parts of speech, punctuation, sentence structure, and grammar usage. Users click and drag or type to complete activities where they work on grammar skills such as forming adverbs, subject/verb agreement, compound sentences, quotation marks, etc. Every screen includes an "E

Super Switch Puzzles

Super Switch Puzzles is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. The program includes six switch-accesible puzzles with 40 puzzle photos. Other pictures can be loaded into the program. Users can access the puzzle activities in any of three ways: single switch cause and effect, two switch step scanning, or single switch auto-scanning. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible comnputers or Macintosh computers. SYSTEM REQU

Super-Auggie Augmentative Communication Device (Model H-44)

The Super-Auggie Augmentative Communication Device, model H-44, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. The unit consists of a slate personal computer (PC), which is about the size of a piece of paper, with a true touchscreen, running Windows 7. The unit includes PTP-PC communication software with 7,000 Mayer-Johnson BoardMaker images. Other features include a built-in WiFi and Ethernet port with a 56-kilobyte mode

Super-Sized Communicator With Levels (Model 1221)

The Super-Sized Communicator with Levels, model 1221, is a direct selection or scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with communication and cognitive disabilities. This unit features four large compartments that hold photographs, symbols, or objects to identify messages. The device offers four five-second messages on twelve levels. Linear scanning allows scanning by activating a capability switch (required but not included) with a choice of automatic or inverse scanning. Each com

Superspell: A Day At The Beach

SuperSpell: A Day at the Beach is a spelling tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program has children building sand castles while building spelling skills. The program is not age- or grade-related, but focuses on development and builds skills sequentially, progressing from simple three-letter words through harder multi-syllabic words. Children enjoy windsurfing, diving and other spelling games as they encounter more than 3,000 words through

Survival Signs

Survival Signs is an independent living skills tutorial designed to practice recognition of real life signs for individuals with a cognitive disability. The package includes replicas of 80 full color reproductions of vital signs and words found in the home, at school, in public buildings, and along the road. The set contains 20 double-sided posters depicting 40 outdoor signs and 20 double-sided indoor signs. Outdoor Signs ($37.95) include "No Swimming," "Do Not Enter," "Bus Stop," "RR Crossing,"

Survival Signs And Words

Survival Signs and Words is a safety awareness tutorial and independent living program designed to teach and reinforce basic signs and words critical for independent living for people with cognitive disabilities. It provides simple information that allows the to become more capable of functioning independently in their homes, schools, communities and workplaces. The application contains 60 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Survival Signs and Words can be used on th

Survival Signs And Words

Survival Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 60 signs and words which are essential for safe independent living, including cashier, bus stop, don't walk, do not enter, exit, and police. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. Corresponding print exercises to reinforce learning (approximately 100 hou

Suspension Hook (Model 8Tsph)

The Suspension Hook, model 8TSPH, is hardware for therapeutic suspension equipment. This device enables a swing or Leaf Chair (see separate entry) to be suspended from a ceiling beam for indoor use. CAPACITY: 224 pounds.

Suspension Platform Swing (Model 8Tpls)

The Suspension Platform Swing, model 8TPLS, is a suspension platform swing designed for use by children with physical and neurological disabilities. This swing is suspended from four corners for a flat ride. The suspension ropes are adjustable and the platform is covered in padded non-slip material. A beam is included which may be attached to a swing frame, a Rotating Suspension Unit (not included; see entry), or to a ceiling joist. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 36 x 24 inches. CAPACITY: 280 pounds.

Swallow Aid

SwallowAid was designed for those persons who have a disability or a condition that causes difficulty while swallowing or dysphagia, a disability caused by a brain or spinal cord injury, a stroke, or a nervous system illness, such as multiple sclerosis and muscular dystrophy. This aid helps users take oral medications that are, otherwise, difficult to swallow, bad tasting and/or bad smelling, i.e. large dry pills or non-desirable liquids. Sugar Free. Salt Free. Lactose Free. Drug Free. Certified

Swimming Noodle Pieces To Prevent Injury

---- “DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To create a light weight, easy to carry foam noodle pieces to protect a child with myoclonic jerks from injuring his- or herself during shopping trips. Using a swimming pool noodle; cut the noodle into sections which can cover the metal areas of the shopping cart. These pieces are easy to construct, light weight, and easy to carry while protecting the child from injuring themselves in the shopping cart. MATERIALS: Swimming pool noodle. TOOLS: Cuttin

Swing Hammock (Model 7Hmmk)

The Swing Hammock, model 7HMMK, is a hammock suspension swing designed for use with children and adults with cognitive, neurological, or emotional disabilities. This soft, woven hammock can be suspended from a suspension hook or the stand for the Leaf Chair (see separate entry). DIMENSIONS: 36 inches wide.

Swingboard

---- DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To provide a do-it-yourself device allowing for vestibular activity for a child with mobility disabilities that is also safe, partially self-sustaining, and easily moved. The swing board is a plywood base with 6 inch tall holding boards. The holding boards prevent the child from rolling off the side of the swing board. The child can lay prone or supine on the board while a caretaker pushes him or her to create the vestibular stimulation of swinging. T

Swirl Art (Model 380)

Swirl Art is a painting activity designed for use by children with cognitive and fine motor disabilities. The unit consists of a spinning containter into which a blank card is placed. As the card spins, children apply paint using squeeze bottles to create kaleidoscopic designs. This unit is adapted for use with a single switch (required but not included). Yhe set includes three sqirt bottles of paint and a blank card. POWER: Uses one D battery. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 11.5 x 9.75 x 2.75 inches. COLO

Switch Accessible Puzzle

Switch Accessible Puzzles is a 3D puzzle matching game for children ages 2 and up to improve their visual perceptual skills. This application is modeled after wooden puzzles with cutouts. The use is presented with a board that can have 2,3,4 or 5 cutouts in it. One at a time a puzzle piece appears on top of the board and the user must place piece in the proper cutout. When it is properly in place, a new puzzle piece appears. Once all of the pieces are placed into the correct cutouts, a new pu

Switch Adapted The Galaxy Star Projector

Switch Adapted Galaxy Star Projector is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor, gross motor strength and coordination as a result of dyspraxia, cerebral palsy, and traumatic brain injuries. It can be used in a small room to transform it into a planetarium with a lightshow of stars and nebulas. Users use their switch to turn on the Adapted Star Galaxy Star Projector to project an animated galaxy filled with thousands of stars around the room. It includes shooting stars and the o

Switch Easel Step Talking Sequencer (Model 1481)

The Switch Easel Step Talking Sequencer, model 1481, is a sequential communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. When the switch on the unit's easel is activated, the unit plays a series of pre-recorded messages, enabling a user with limited communication skills to carry on a simple conversation. Other uses include testing, directions, multiplication, memorization, medical instructions, storytelling, and sing-alongs. Messages can be recorde

Switch On Original

Switch On Original is a cause and effect training program designed for use by young children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. This program can be operated with a mouse, the space bar, a single switch, or a touch screen and offers four basic activities: Picture building, picture matching, reaction timing, and speech recognitoin. Picture building requires the child to build a picture and then the picture activates. Picture matching requires matching of pictures. Reaction timing requ

Switch On Travel

Switch On Travel is a cause and effect training program designed for use by young children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. This program can be operated with a mouse, the space bar, a single switch, or a touch screen and offers four basic activities using pictures of vehicles with animation and sound: Picture building, picture matching, reaction timing, and speech recognitoin. Picture building requires the child to build a picture and then the picture activates. Picture matching r

Switch On Zoo

Switch On Zoo is a cause and effect training program designed for use by young children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. This program utilizes zoo animals as a theme and can be operated with a mouse, the space bar, a single switch, or a touch screen. Users perform activities such as picture matching, choice making, and matching pictures to the spoken word. The level of difficulty can be changed to meet the needs of different users. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible comp

Switch Skills 2

Switch Skills 2 is a software program for elementary students with cognitive and physical disabilities. There are 20 activities included in this program. Users press a switch or the touch screen to activate the program. Animated movement and music is played as a reward. Higher level activities require more visual discrimination, although most can still be played successfully by those with severe visual impairment. Configurable options allow you to meet individual needs or develop learners’ skill

Switch-Adapted Call Chime (Model H-27)

The Switch-Adapted Cordless Call Chime, model H-27, is a call signal designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This system has a receiver and two transmitters. Each transmitter has a different chime. The system has a 75-foot range (200 feet when in line-of-sight). POWER: Uses 3 triple-A and 3 C batteries (included).

Switchamajig

Switchamajig is a switch emulation program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, fine motor or upper extremity disabilities. This application (or app) allows a person to use their Apple iPad as a wireless accessibility switch. Switchamajig is designed to be used with the Switchamajig Controller (see separate entry), which can control up to six switch ports on switch-adapted toys or appliances. When the app is opened, the iPad connects to the controller using a WiFi connection. The iPad

Switchit! At Home

SwitchIt! At Home is a cause and effect training program designed for children with learning, cognitive, upper extremity, and fine motor disabilities or spinal cord injury. In this program, users build a selection of household appliances, such as a coffee maker, food processor, vacuum cleaner, or microwave. When users succeed in building the appliance, there is an animated reward with real sound effects. Images are suitable for all ages. Input access is through a mouse, keyboard, touchscreen, sw

SwitchIt! Christmas Extra

SwitchIt! Christmas Extra is a cause and effect software program designed for use by children with cognitive and intellectual disabilities as well as those with limited upper extremity coordination and strength disabilities associated with cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and developmental delays. Young learners can enjoy building a snowman, visiting Santa and decorating the tree, all with the addition of entertaining sound rewards.  There are 12 festive stories, 14 seasonal pictures to build

Switchit! Diggers

SwitchIt! Diggers is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, upper extremity, and fine motor disabilities or spinal cord injury. This cause and effect program is for children who are motivated by large vehicles and earth moving equipment. It has graphics, animation, and sound effects for ten different vehicles, including a fork-lift, cranes, backhoes, and dump trucks. The program is fully configurable for one or more switches, mouse, touchscreen

Switchit! Gadgets

SwitchIt! Gadgets is a cause and effect training program designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, upper extremity, or fine motor disabilities or spinal cord injury. This cause and effect switch program allows users to build up electronic gadgets on the computer screen, then see and hear them working. Devices include a computer, stereo, radio, camera, digital alarm clock, cassette player, video, stopwatch, fax machine, and cell phone. The program can be configured to determine which

Switchit! Maker 2

SwitchIt! Maker 2 is a lesson authoring program designed to enable teachers of children with cognitive or severe physical disabilities to create customized, switch-accessible cause and effect programs for their students. This program turns text, images, movies and sounds into simple on-screen activities accessible using a mouse, whiteboard, touch monitor, keyboard, or switches. Children can also use it to make activities as part of a lesson. Export and import features allow activities to be tran

Switchit! Opposites

SwitchIt! Opposites is is a cognitive skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children who cognitive or severe physical disabilities. Accessible with one or two switches, the program introduces concepts such as big and little, in and out, hot and cold, up and down, and open and closed. Two or more objects appear on the screen with a question; when the user selects the appropriate object to answer the question, a visual reward is given. The program offers multiple settings that a

Symbols For Life

Symbols for Life is a symbolic language picture library designed for to be added to text to make information easier for people with developmental disabilities to read. Symbols for Life is packaged in a USB flash drive with software that holds over 2500 photos and symbols that can be used to support the meaning of text in a variety of electronic or digital documents and other media. It has a built-in search function to help the user to find the image that is most appropriate for a word or phrase.

Symbolsupport

SymbolSupport is a voice output symbolic language communicator program and symbolic language library designed for use by individuals with communication, learning or cognitive disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows the user to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to add symbols and speech to text. The program automatically adds symbols to text as the user types, and symbols can be set to appear above or below words. Documents are read with a text-to-speech voice while text is

SymTrend ADL

SymTrend ADL is designed for use by children and adults with autism, cognitive, intellectual disabilities, sensory sensitivities and self-injurious behaviors.  Activities of Daily Living include Dressing, Grooming, Sleeping, Eating, and Toileting.

Symword

SymWord is a talking word processor designed for use by early learning and older individuals with literacy deficiencies, including comprehension skills and for use by teachers & parents who can also create their own on-screen activities and quizzes to engage and challenge students as well as reinforce vocabulary and create spelling lists. Powerful word & symbol prediction converts words into symbols, and symbols into words. On Screen Grids and audio read-back assists in and reinforces re

Synapse Ada Workstation

The Synapse ADA Workstation is an accessible computer terminal designed for use by individuals with visual, mobility, physical, cognitive, or learning disabilities. This unit provides a hardware interface to a computer network or mainframe. Features are integrated for use in environments where more than one accommodation technology may be required, such as schools, libraries, the workplace, or assessment and evaluation centers. Available features include speech recognition, screen reader softwar

Tabaccess

TabAccess is a Bluetooth switch interface for tablets designed for use by individuals with limited physical mobility and coordination. TabAccess enables interaction with tablet apps through connection of multiple accessible devices such as sip/puff, button switches, grasp switches. It is Android and iOS compatible. It is compatible with iOS 7 Switch Control Events. TabAccess can be mounted to power wheelchairs, adjustable beds, etc. No assembly is required for operation.

Table Top Communication Display

---- “DO IT YOURSELF” ENTRY --------- PURPOSE: To create a simple tabletop display to provide an accessible communication alternative for an individual with intellectual and/or communication disabilities. Lay a four-sided grater on the Velcro sensitive fabric on its side. Trace the outline of both the wide & narrow sides of the grater. Cut two of each size to cover all four sides of the grater. Glue the fabric to the grater with hot glue. If the communication symbols are not mounted on tag b

Tabtime Medelert

The Tabtime Medelert is a pill organizer with alarm designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive or memory disabilities. This unit provides fully automatic timed dispensing of medication. The Medelert has 28 tablet compartments, each of which can hold up to 12 pills per day. It is lockable and tamper-proof to prevent the individual from accessing the medication before the set time. Two keys are included. Up to four daily alarms can be set on the Medelert, and it features

Tabtime Super 8

The Tabtime Super 8 is a pill organizer with alarm designed for use by individuals with memory disabilities, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson's disease and other disabilities requiring regular medication. The Tabtime Super 8 features a countdown function that can sound the alarm at a variety of time intervals for regular doses and a "set it and forget it" memory that remembers the alarm settings every day. It can sound the alarm up to 24 times per day. This organizer offers eight flexible daily al

Tabtime Super 8 Pill Timer Reminder with Alarm

Tabtime Super 8 Pill Timer Reminder with Alarm is designed for individuals with cognitive impairments, dementia, Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease.  Features include the following:

Tabtime Wallet

The Tabtime Wallet is a pill organizer designed for use by individuals who have memory or cognitive disabilities or those who take several medications at different intervals. This seven-day carrier wallet has a tapestry cover and comes with removable compartments for portability. The organizer has seven daily trays, each with four compartments. DIMENSIONS: 11 x 18.5 x 4 centimeters.

Tactile Push-Button Combination Padlock

This Tactile Push-Button Combination Padlock is a four-digit combination lock designed for the blind or the visually impaired. It has tactile numbers, one through eight, for touch reading, and there are push-buttons next to each raised number. User identifies the numbers by touch and pushes the buttons next to the numbers (corresponding to the combination). The user then toggles the switch on the bottom over and the lock pops open. Chrome-plated handle. Can also be used by anyone who may tactile

Take Or Place N' Talk Go! Board! (Model 8703P)

The Take or Place N’ Talk Go! Board, model 8703P, is a wall-mounted communication board designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. This board allows the user to record from one to seven different messages up to five seconds each. Messages can be played back by taking an item from one of the light sensitive compartments (Take mode), or by placing the item in one of the compartments (Place mode). The unit comes with Velcro attachment sites within each compartment an

Talara-32

The Talara-32 is a direct selection and scanning communicator designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities. This electronic communication aid has a keypad on which the number and size of keys can be changed to a variety of patterns with one to 32 keys. The communicator has four levels, which all use the same key pattern. Up to 45 minutes of messages can be recorded, with no restriction on message length per key. The messages are selected and spoken when the user sele

Talk Time Recordable Postcards

Talk Time Postcard is designed for children and adults practicing their writing and storytelling skills. Users can record up to a 10 second message. There is a write on and wipe off surface that can be used with dry erase writing tools (crayons, markers, pens) to write a message or draw a picture.

Talk Time Recordable Postcards

Talk Time Recordable Postcard is designed for children and adults practicing their writing and storytelling skills. Users can record a message for up to 10 seconds in length. There is a write on and wipe off surface that can be used with dry erase writing tools (crayons, markers, pens) to write a message or draw a picture. POWER: Batteries are not replaceable. CAPACITY: Able to record a 10 second message. COLOR: white. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.

Talkables W/built-In Icon Holders (Models 2400, 2401, 2402, & 2403)

Talkables with Built-In Icon Holders are direct selection communicators designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. Each device records messages and plays one back when a button is pressed. The Talkable II (model 2400) has two buttons with 10 seconds of recording time on each side and output jacks to activate two devices. Talkable III (model 2401) records three 5-second messages, and has three jacks to simultaneously activate a toy or device for immedia

Talkbook Four (Model Gt-018W)

The TalkBook Four, model GT-018W, is a four-message direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. It consists of a vinyl folder with transparent pockets that hold four removable GoTalk Ones (see separate entry). Each GoTalk One is a single message talker with a large picture display; a large, colorful play button, and up to 10 seconds of recording time. This device can be used in individual instruction/therapy sessions when m

Talking Bead Chain With Lights And Mini Bead Chain With Lights (Models 649 & 648)

The Talking Bead Chain with Lights, model 649, and the Mini Bead Chain with Lighjts, model 648, are sensory integration activities designed for use with children with upper extremity, sensory, neurological, or cognitive disabilities. These devices encourage children to reach out to touch the beads, helping to develop cause and effect. The bead curtain is suspended from a sturdy plastic frame for table- top use. Two recesses on the back of each device aid in clamping them to tabletops. Model 649

Talking Bowling Pins (Model 208)

The Talking Bowling Pins, model 208, is a bowling game designed for use by individuals with cognitive or physical disabilities. When one or all of the bowling pins are knocked over with the soft rubber ball, a message will play. Record and re-record the message as often as needed. Total recording time is 20 seconds. POWER: Uses 4 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): The base is 17 x 17 x 1.5 inches. The pins are 14.5 inches tall. The ball is 10 inches in diameter.

Talking Calculator

The Talking Calculator is designed for use by those individuals who have a visual impairment or for individuals who find an auditory learning style helpful. It can be used without or with sounds. English only. Offers complete speech of the numbers. For example, if reading the number 78, it would say, "seventy-eight". It also offers digit-by-digit speech, where the number 78 would be read, "seven-eight". Volume control. Mute option. Angled display. Two triple-A (AAA) batteries included.

Talking Checkbook

Talking Checkbook is a voice output checkbook program designed for use by individuals with vision disabilities, learning, cognitive, or upper extremity disabilities. This program enables users to manage an unlimited number of accounts and offers a full reconciliation feature. This checkbook program supports multiple currencies, including U.S. dollars, British Pounds, and the European Euro. Other features include sorting records by any field, searching for checks, categorizing transactions by typ

Talking Icon (Model 9199)

Talking Icon, model 9199, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. These small communicators can be used alone or attached together on a tabletop or wheelchair tray to initiate language. Activated by pressing the icon on the top or with an external switch (not included), each unit records and plays one 10-second message and includes an on/Off switch, volume control, and an icon holder with Velcro. Velcro is also included to

Talking Math

Talking Math is a language tutorial program designed for use with children and adults with cognitive and communication disabilities. Contained in a sturdy storage box, this set of 48 large cards is designed to teach the language and concepts necessary for math success, including sorting, sequencing, position, number, shape, and size. Teaching points and follow-up activities are included on the back of each full-color card. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 5.75 inches.

Talking Motion Detective

The Talking Motion Detective is a wandering patient system designed for use with people with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's Disease. This wireless, two-piece, expandable motion detector announces specific information to alert the caregiver. One speaker unit can monitor up to six motion detectors, each providing different information for different exits or areas of the home . For example, the system might announce "Dad is trying to go out the back door!" or "Mom is in the kitchen." Additi

Talking Nouns Ii Sterling Edition

Talking Nouns II Sterling Edition is a voice output language tutorial program designed to encourage expressive language, promote communication, and train augmentative communication skills for individuals with learning, developmental, or physical disabilities as well as those who are candidates for augmentative communication. This program encourages students to communicate using 50 nouns. Students practice the expressive use of words and phrases and learn the formation of grammatically correct se

Talking Photo Album

The Talking Photo Album is a voice output photo album designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This device can function as a communication tool or it can be used to create a talking slide show or talking storybook. The album has 24 pages for holding photos, with 10 seconds of recording time per page, and comes with an idea sheet. POWER: Uses 2 triple-A batteries (included). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 1.5 x 14.25 x 9.25 inches. Each page can hold a 4 x 6 inc

Talking Photo Album (Model 9127)

The Talking Photo Album, model 9127, is a voice output photo album designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This album allows the user to record and retrieve a ten-second message for each of the 24 pages of photographs, icons, and drawings. The user can start a message by pressing the button of any page. This device can also function as a communication tool or it can be used to create a talking slide show or talking storybook. POWER: Uses two triple-

Talking Verbs Sterling Edition

Talking Verbs Sterling Edition is a voice output langusage tutorial program designed for use by individuals with learning, developmental, or physical disabilities as well as those who are candidates for augmentative communication. Designed to encourage expressive language, promote communication, and train augmentative communication skills, this program encourages students to communicate using 40 verbs. Students practice the expressive use of words and phrases and learn the formation of grammatic

Talkingtiles

TalkingTILES is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, developmental, learning or speech disabilities, or autism and by caregivers, educators, therapists and parents working with people with these disabilities. This application, or app, enables an Apple iPad, Android device or Windows 8 device to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have diffi

Tap‚ÄövѬ¢It

The TAP•it is a touch screen designed for use by individuals with learning, cognitive, developmental, fine motor, hearing and upper extremity disabilities. TAP•it, which stands for Touch Accessible Platform for Interactive Technology, features a 42-inch liquid crystal display (LCD) screen with shatter-resistant, low glare glass that resists mars and scratches. The screen tilts between 0 and 90 degrees. The screen is mounted on a wheeled, height-adjustable stand that has a counter-balance to pr

Tapspeak Button

TapSpeak Button is a single switch communicator program for people with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities or autism. The program allows the user to touch the image of a round button on a touchscreen to play an audio message created, edited and selected by the user, a caregiver or therapist. TapSpeak Button can store an unlimited number of messages, each with unlimited length. The color of the virtual button is configurable. COMPATIBILITY: For use with the Apple iPad ($49.99) or i

Tapspeak Choice

TapSpeak Choice is a symbolic, direct selection and scanning communicator program for people with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities or autism. The program allows the user to create and use communication boards with 1 to 56 buttons on a touchscreen. It supports creation and editing of communication boards by dragging and dropping images from the DynaVox/Mayer-Johnson PCS library, the user’s photos or images, or geometric symbols and associating those images with words or phrases fr

Tapspeak Sequence

TapSpeak Sequence is a symbolic direct selection communicator program and communicator training program for people with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities or autism. The program allows the user to tap or touch a series of images on a touchscreen to play a sequence of messages. To develop motor skills needed to use communicators, taps can be configured to require that the user must lift his/her finger off the screen in a specified time or not move his/her finger more than a specifie

Taptotalk

TapToTalk is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, developmental, learning or speech disabilities, or autism. This application, or app, enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad, Android device, or Windows 8 device to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. TapToTalk comes with a sample AAC album, and the user can get

Teaching Hands Wall Clock

The Teaching Hands Wall Clock is designed for use by students and adults with cognitive and intellectual impairments learning to tell time on an analog clock. It takes the guess work out of telling time by highlighting the correct hour and minute numerals. This working clock's patent-pending hands help to attract your students' attention and help them learn to tell time quickly. Think of the hands as training wheels for an analog clock. The shapes at the end of each hand help train the student's

Teaching Kids To Prepare For School (Cbcd)

Teaching Kids to Prepare for School is an academic tutorial, independent living skills and problem solving skills training program for use by parents and teachers working with pre-school children with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of 43 duplicatable books or 43 duplicatable CD-ROMs can be used by parents and teachers at home or in school to instruct children in six areas - Math and Problem Solving Skills; Reading and Language Development; Developing Your Child's Physic

Team Up With Timo: Lesson Creator

Team Up with Timo: Lesson Creator is a lesson authoring program designed for use by teachers, therapists, or parents of children with autism or communication or language disabilities. The program enables users to create customized multimedia vocabulary and language lessons featuring an animated onscreen tutor called Timo, who coaches students through each new lesson, offering encouragement and direction as needed. To create lessons, users import pictures such as photographs, clip art, or Mayer-J

Team Up With Timo: Stories

Team Up with Timo: Stories is a story reading program designed for use by children with autism or communication or language disabilities. This computer-based instructional program helps develop story comprehension and social interaction skills using a three-dimensional animated agent, a talking head called Timo. Children engage in shared and repeated reading with Timo to work on listening, answering "wh" questions, retelling stories, and vocabulary. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM or compatible co

Tecla Access

Tecla Access is an alternative computer and cell phone control switch program and a scanning control switch program designed for use by individuals with fine motor or upper extremity disabilities. This application (or app) allows a person to use adapted switches or the driving controls of their powered wheelchair as wireless accessibility switches. Tecla Access is designed to be used with the Tecla Shield (see separate entry), which interfaces with a variety of switch inputs and transmits via Bl

Tell A Tale

Tell A Tale is a story writing program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program encourages children to write their own three-sentence stories using the 100 combination offered by the software. Each story has an opening, a setting, an actor, and action, all illustrated with animation. The program also offers clear narration in male or female voices, highlighted text, and an interface simple enough for early learners. Full teacher controls and three levels

Ten Counter (Model 3101)

The Ten Counter, model 3101, is an educational toy designed for use by children with fine motor and cognitive disabilities. This manipulative toy consists of a wooden base with 10 arches, each holding from one to 10 flat beads. The number of beads on the arch corresponds to the printed numeral and the number of objects pictured at the bottom of the arch.

Tend Comfort Headphones

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of sensory processing headphones for children with autism, Asperger’s, and other sensory processing disorders (SPD). Individuals suffering from SPD can find it difficult to transition between environments such as going between a quite car ride and a noisy restaurant. The Tend project provides a solution that maintains the volume between environments thus making transitioning between easier. The device is styled like modern headphones and ha

Test Of Aided-Communication Symbol Performance (Tasp)

The Test of Aided-Communication Symbol Performance (TASP) is an augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) assessment battery designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This test of symbolic skills provides a starting point for designing or selecting an appropriate page set for an AAC device. The test can also be used to help design communication boards. Results can also help in establishing appropriate AAC intervention goals and strategies targe

Textured Roller Step Talking Sequencer (Model 653)

The Textured Roller Step Talking Sequencer, model 653, is a direct selection communicator designed for use by children or adults with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. By playing a sequential series of pre-recorded messages, this sequencer enables a user with limited communication skills to carry on a simple conversation. The device can also be used for for testing, directions, multiplication, memorization, medical instructions, storytelling, and sing-alongs. It is activated usin

TFH Resonance Bean Bag (Model 9Rscb)

The Resonance Bean Bag, model 9RSCB, is a vibrotactile amplification system designed for use with children and adults with neurological, emotional, or cognitive disabilities. Made of tough, wipe-clean vinyl, this chair features a built-in amplifier with cables to connect to the television or a stereo system rated from ten to one hundred watts of power. The chair molds to the contours of the user's body. COLOR: Choice of an assortment.

TFH Resonance Chaise Lounge (Model 9Rscc)

The Resonance Chaise Lounge, model 9RSCC, is a vibrotactile amplification system designed for use with children and adults with neurological, emotional, or cognitive disabilities. Made of tough, wipe-clean vinyl, this chaise features a built-in amplifier with cables to connect to the television or a stereo system rated from ten to one hundred watts of power. The head of the unit is slightly elevated and a U-shaped roll around three sides of the head section prevents users from rolling off. DIMEN

TFH Resonance Cushion (Model 9Rscn)

The Resonance Cushion, model 9RSCN, is a vibrotactile amplification system designed for use with children and adults with neurological, emotional, or cognitive disabilities. This cushion can be used in a standars chair or a wheelchair and features a built-in amplifier with cables to connect to the television or a stereo system rated from ten to one hundred watts of power. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD). 18 x 13 x 4 inches.

Tft Flat Panel Touchscreen

The TFT Flat Panel Touchscreen is a touch screen designed for use by individuals with learning, cognitive, and upper extremity disabilities. This flat-panel computer touch screen uses thin-film transistor (TFT) technology. It has a bright display that doesn't move away when pressed, and that can withstand severe shock and continual vibration. Its housing is cast aluminum. OPTIONS: Desk mount with heavy non-slip base, swing arm mount with clamp or plate for bolts, or swivel mount. SIZES: Choice o

That's How I Feel

That's How I Feel is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program and a vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning, developmental or speech disabilities, or autism. This application, or app, enables an Apple iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. The app can also be used by a parent or therapist to teach a child vocabulary

The Berenstain Bears Learn To Share Game

The Berenstain Bears Learn to Share Game is a board game with four pawns and die, based on a classic story, and designed to teach children (ages 4 and up) how to share, what good manners are, and the consequences of bad behaviors. Players drop the die down the treehouse and move their pawn (either Brother Bear, Sister Bear, Lizzy, or Cousin Freddie, across the board until a player reaches Mama and Papa Bear. Set includes 16 get in trouble cards, 16 do something nice cards, game board, tree house

The Eden Autism Assessment And Curriculum

The Eden Autism Assessment and Curriculum are designed as a guide to help children and adult students with autism to effectively learn and provide them with comprehensive, individualized services. Employing a hands-on approach, the curriculum includes practical strategies for each teaching program. In addition, each skill area includes a systematic assessment and flow chart to support appropriate goal selection. Teaching programs are clearly written, with step-by-step instructions, and include t

The Eden School Series Curriculum: 5 Volume Series

The Eden School Series Curriculum is a five volume set that is designed for students Pre-K through 12, with autism, to provide those individuals with a wide range of content and modules that include comprehensive assessments that integrate with the curriculum, and thus with students’ Individualized Education Program goals. Designed on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), each skill area includes a systematic assessment and flow chart to support appropriate goal selection. Clearly w

The Hand Glider

The Hand Glider Tablet Glove is designed for children and adults who have difficulty holding and manipulating a stylus due to decrease arm strength and dexterity while manipulating a touch tablet such as an iPad. The Hand Glider is designed to promote an ergonomically correct writing posture while writing on a tablet. It is designed to discourage a “hand in the air” posture. The two finger Hand Glider glove protects the forehand, pinky, and ring finger from being detected by your tablet. The H

The Incredible Flexible You Curriculum Set

The Incredible Flexible You Curriculum Set is a step-by-step guide intended for students or children, ages 4 to 7, with autism to improve, teach, and support social learning, problem solving skills, and social/emotional thinking, including how to think about the thoughts of others. The curriculum includes the following:

The Nest

The Nest is an oversized positioning seat designed for use by children with neurological or severe physical disabilities. This soft seat offers surround-around comfort and security while placing child in correct 90-degree body alignment. The Nest’s center gives way slightly, firming and drawing the sides together for support. Comfortable for one child, it can be used as a place for a child and a therapist to relax and work. This seat is made of rugged nylon. DIMENSIONS: Approximately 78 x 59 inc

The Pill Reminder

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: The Pill Reminder is an Arduino controlled device to prompt a person when it is time to take their pills. The Pill Reminder has 14 pill compartments. Each compartment corresponds to one day of the week. Each day of the week has two compartments, one for morning pills and one for evening pills. Each pill compartment has an LED above it. Twice each day, morning and evening, the Pill Reminder will turn on the appropriate LED to indicate which pill compa

The Pre-Made Customizable Communication Boards

The Pre-Made Customizable Communication Boards are communication boards designed for use by children and adults with communication or cognitive disabilities. These Web-based, downloadable, pre-made and customizable boards are available in versions specific to adults or children. Layouts include Basic Communication (adult or child), Hospital (adult or child), Social (adult or child), or Social Interaction (adult or child). Each communication board can be modified by searching an on-line database

The Sentence Master: Program For Success In Reading Level 2

The Sentence Master: A Program for Success in Reading Level 2 is a language and reading tutorial program designed to increase reading comprehension, foster independent reading and facilitate classroom inclusion for children and adults with language learning, developmental, hearing disabilities, or autism. It is useful for teaching reading skills to students who have difficulty with phonics or oral language, or who have impulsive learning styles. It is also effective for teaching English as a sec

The Sentence Master: Program For Success In Reading Level 3

The Sentence Master: A Program for Success in Reading Level 3 is a language and reading tutorial program designed to increase reading comprehension, foster independent reading and facilitate classroom inclusion for children and adults with language learning, developmental, hearing disabilities, or autism. This program can be used for teaching reading skills to students who have difficulty with phonics or oral language, or who have impulsive learning styles or for teaching English as a second la

The Sentence Master: Program For Success In Reading Level 4

The Sentence Master: A Program for Success in Reading Level 4 is a language and reading tutorial program designed to increase reading comprehension, foster independent reading and facilitate classroom inclusion for children and adults with language learning, developmental, hearing disabilities, or autism. It is useful for teaching reading skills to students who have difficulty with phonics or oral language, or who have impulsive learning styles. It is also effective for teaching English as a sec

The Talkabout Game-Developming Self Esteem, Social And Friendship Skills

The Talkabout Game - Developing Self Esteem, Social and Friendship Skills is designed for children and young adults with cognitive, learning and emotional disabilities. It is designed to support those working on social communication skills, self-esteem and friendship skills. The board game offers a variety of possible social situations that may occur during a typical week. The purpose of the game is to work together. There is therefore no winner. Once a player has got to the middle of the board,

Therapeutic Building Blocks (Models 370 & 372)

Therapeutic Building Blocks are eye hand coordination activities designed for use by children with fine motor and cognitive disabilities. Model 370 is a shape board. While using it, children learn how to distinguish the difference between different shapes. It features a wooden base and nine three-dimensional blocks in various shapes. The Geometric Peg Board, model 372, has a wooden base with pegs to accept discs in five different shapes and a variety of colors, encouraging shape, color, and size

Therapeutic Double Rider Pad

The Therapeutic Double Rider Pad is a treeless riding pad designed specifically for therapeutic riding programs. This pad is intended for backriding with children who need the assistance of a therapist's support. Two seats, each with a small cantle, allow enough space for the child in front to work his or her body without the interference of the rider in back. This pad features stirrup bars for two sets of English stirrup leathers and a rolled leather handhold strap to provide the rider with add

Therapy Shoppe Weighted Lap Pads With Fleece Covers

The Therapy Shoppe Weighted Lap Pad with Fleece Cover is a weighted pad designed for use by individuals with sensory integration, neurological, or emotional disabilities while participating in sensory and integration activities. Constructed of water-resistant nylon with a washable soft fleece cover, these lap pads are designed for use in the classroom, home, car, restaurants, and waiting rooms to aid in self-regulation. SIZES: Small (with 2.5 pounds of weight), medium (with 3.5 pounds of weight)

Things That Go Bump In The Day

Things That Go Bump is designed for children ages 5-12 who have difficulty participating in social situations. It is designed for use by parents, teachers, occupational therapists, psychologists, speech pathologists and early childhood workers to discuss co-ordination difficulties in an entertaining and positive way. This is a story about a day in the life of Tom, a boy whose senses sometimes don't make sense. Frustrated by the bruises, embarrassed amongst his friends, Tom has a surprise appoint

Thinkin' Science

Thinkin' Science is a science tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive and learning disabilities. Five environments introduce students to the scientific methods and concepts needed to understand basic Earth, life, and physical sciences. Students learn to think like scientists as they solve problems using hypothesis, experimentation, observation, and deduction. The program covers major topics in Kindergarten to second grade science curriculums with hundreds of problems. A vari

Thinkin' Science Zap!

Thinkin' Science ZAP! is a science tutorial program designed for use by students with cognitive and learning disabilities. Working with laser beams, electrical circuits, and "visible" sound waves, students practice valuable thinking skills while experimenting within a scientifically accurate environment. Skills developed include observation, prediction, deductive reasoning, conceptual modeling, theory building, and hypothesis testing. The program features Virtual Manipulatives that provide hands

Thinkin' Things Frippletown

Thinkin' Things FrippleTown is a cognitive skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive and motor disabilities. As users discover the Fripples and the town they call home, they participate in four activities to develop problem-solving skills. In the Fripple Delivery Van, students take charge of a delivery van as they develop spatial skills while delivering packages to Fripples around town. In this three-dimensional environment, they discover multiple ways to solve problems

Thinking Plus

Thinking Plus is a board game for people with fine motor, learning and cognitive disabilities designed to improve pattern and color recognition skills. The user moves and arranges colorful buttons according to patterns of different levels of difficulty. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 45 x 30 centimeters.

Tic-Tock Answer Clock (Model 1018)

The Tick-Tock Answer Clock, model 1018, is a teaching clock designed to enhance visual stimulation and teach the concept of cause and effect for individuals with physical, sensory, and cognitive disabilities. This clock features a plastic body in the shape of an owl with big eyes. A large clock face with big numbers and moveable hands is on his stomach. When children push down on the owl's left foot, the large plastic minute hand moves ahead five minutes. Then, if they push down on his right foo

Time Concepts Series (6500 Series)

The Time Concepts Series, 6500 Series, is a time skills tutorial program designed to teach skills of specific time concepts to students with a reading level of 2.0. The set teaches a total of 128 concepts using 5 workbooks. Titles in the series include Day by Day, Week by Week, Month by Month, Year by Year, and Season by Season. Each new concept is presented visually, and each book features independent student activities and provides frequent practice and systematic review to establish a specifi

Time Is Now, The (Model 6510)

The Time is Now, Model 6510, is a time skills tutorial program designed to teach numeral time concepts to students with a reading level of 1.0 from Elementary grades through Adult Basic Education. The series of four workbooks presents concepts visually, and progresses from the simplest to the most complex concepts. Book 1 covers the hour, 30 minutes, 15 minutes; Book 2 covers 45 minutes, 10 minutes, 20 minutes, and reviews Book 1; Book 3 covers 40 minutes, 50 minutes, 25 minutes, and reviews Boo

Time Management Device For Children With Down Syndrome

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a time management device for children with Down syndrome. The Ohio State University Time Team (TT), in partnership with the Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio (DSACO), partnered to design a time management device for children with Down syndrome. The device is intended to increase the self-sufficiency of children by enabling them to manage their time independently. It provides a tool to aid children to learn the concepts of time,

Time Timer

Time Timer is a timer program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with autism or other developmental or cognitive disabilities and youth and adults who have disabilities that affect their ability to keep track of time. This application (or app) allows a person to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android device to show elapsed time and to alert the person when a selected period of time expires. Time Timer displays time as a red disk which gets smaller as time el

Time Timer Watch Plus

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a watch that incorporates multiple cues to communicate time to individuals who are blind or deaf, or people with cognitive disabilities or other conditions that affect the ability to track time. The Time Timer Watch PLUS incorporates visual, audible and tactile alerts to broaden the reach of its users to include those with special needs or anyone who simply has trouble keeping track of time. Time is depicted on the face of the watch as a

Time Tracker (Model 1301)

The Time Tracker, model 1301, is a visual timer designed for use by individuals with cognitive or emotional disabilities. This timer can be set from seconds to hours and be used to set time limits, enforce time outs, or ease transitions between tasks. To use, set the amount of time for each colored section. The lighted green, yellow, and red sections flash sequentially as time runs out. The yellow light serves as a warning and the red light indicates time is up. For added reinforcement, one of s

Time Tracker Mini

The Time Tracker Mini is designed for preschool and elementary school students who have time management challenges as it helps children manage their time during school and home activities. Offers visual and auditory indicators with 2 dials: total alarm time and warning time. The Time Tracker Mini quietly counts down and when time is up, the colored light glows and the alarm sounds. Mute option available to mute sound and use only the light as an indicator. Warning feature signals a few minutes b

Timecue

The TimeCue is single message speech output device that links to a digital clock designed for individuals with communication or memory disabilities. Record a message, then set the clock to play it back at just the right time. Remind users that “gym class begins in five minutes,” or “it’s 3 o’clock, time to go.” Users can also add a picture cue for additional information. SIZE: 4 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 inches when closed. BATTERIES: included.

Timy

Timy is a car seat designed for children who require additional support for positioning due to limited physical mobility. The Timy comes equip with lateral supports and a double-sided shoulder belt guide. There is a 90-degree turn out system for easy access with anatomically formed cushion parts. The seat depth is adjustable to promote a proper fit. The Timy has been crash tested to ECE R44-04. OPTIONS: Footplate and Support Frame SIZES: Junior, Standard, Senior, Senior Max. DIMENSIONS: Width 2

Tiny Mouse

Tiny Mouse is a mouse designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or cognitive disabilities. This mouse is approximately half the size of a standard computer mouse and is useful for those with for smaller hands or limited finger extension. Colored dots on the buttons differentiate the right and left buttons for children and individuals with cognitive disabilities. This mouse has three buttons and a scroll wheel. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Tobii C12

The Tobii C12 is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This tablet-computer based communicator runs Windows Vista Home Premium and has an IntelCore Duo U2500 processor, 2 gigabytes (GB) RAM, a 60 GB hard drive, two USB 2.0 ports, and an integrated desk stand. Other features include 4 integrated speakers, 2 integrated microphones, a 1 GB SD card and a built-in camera with 640 x 480 pixels. The unit can be controlled

Tobii C8

The Tobii C8 is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This tablet-computer-based communicator uses Windows Vista Home Premium and features touch screen access, an IntelCore Duo U2500 processor, 2 gigabytes (GB) RAM, a 60 GB hard drive, two USB 2.0 ports, and an integrated desk stand. Other features include 2 integrated speakers, 2 integrated microphones, a 1 GB SD card and a built-in camera with 640 x 480 pixels. Us

Tobii Communicator

Tobii Communicator is a communicator program that is designed for use by individuals with communication or speech disabilities who communicate using a computer. Communicator facilitates communication through either text or symbols. For users that communicate with text, there is an onscreen keyboard that can be shifted between QWERTY, ABC or scan-optimized layouts, and communication is further supported by built-in grammar functions, dictionaries and word and phrase prediction tools. User can add

Todo Number Matrix: Brain teasers, logic puzzles, and mathematical reasoning for kids

Todo Number Matrix: Brain teasers, logic puzzles, and mathematical reasoning  is designed for use by 6-8 year old students with learning disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Dyspraxia, and Down syndrome.  Todo Number Matrix is designed to allow students practice math skills such as number sense, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. The app includes games using matrices for practicing these skills. The matrices

Tons Of Tunes (Model 9113)

Ton of Tunes, model 9113, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children who have physical, sensory or cognitive disabilities. This toy has a smiling face, is mounted on a removable stand, and is equipped with colored lights. When a connected capability switch (required, but not included) is activated, this toy plays 42 songs on the piano or guitar and the colored lights blink along with the music. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 6.5 x 1.75 x 7 inches.

Tool Factory Painter

Tool Factory Painter is a drawing and graphics program designed for use by children with learning and cognitive disabilities. The program offers a wide range of colors; special effects such as wash, tint, swirl, and ripple; full control of pen and brush size, shape, and density; adjustable shapes, including rectangle, circle, parallelogram, polygons, and stars; the ability to select regular and irregular areas and a crop-to function; symmetry, color cycling, tiling grid, transparency, and clone;

Tool Factory Spreadsheet

The Tool Factory Word Spreadsheet is a voice output spreadsheet program designed for use by children with learning, vision, and cognitive disabilities.The program offers full multimedia support, permitting drag-and-drop entry of photographs, drawings, video, and audio that stay where they are placed. Text and graphics can be rotated simply by dragging. A large searchable library of clip art is included. The built-in voice engine speaks text as it is typed. This program enables teachers to genera

Tool Factory Word Processor

The Tool Factory Word Processor is a voice output word processor program designed for use by children with learning, vision, and cognitive disabilities. The program offers full multimedia support, permitting drag-and-drop entry of photographs, drawings, video, and audio that stay where they are placed. Text and graphics can be rotated simply by dragging. A large library of clip art is included. The built-in voice engine speaks text as it is typed and the built-in spell checker provides speech fe

Tool Factory Workshop

The Tool Factory Word Workshop is a voice output database, word processor program, and spreadsheet program, along with a drawing program designed for use by children with learning, vision, and cognitive disabilities.The program includes the Tool Factory Word Processor, the Tool Factory Spreadsheet, and the Tool Factory Painter (see separate entries), as well as the Tool Factory Database, Tool Factory Administrator, the Tool Factory Bank Manager, and an E-mailer. The suite uses a consistent inter

Tool For Undoing Video Reel Containers

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable individuals with cognitive disabilities to open video reel cartons. This small tool undoes the tabs of the cartons that have to be reversed for recycling. The tool is a metal blade with small teeth at either end which can be hooked under the folded carton tabs to undo them without damaging the carton. The tool is equipped with a wide wooden handle to accommodate users with limited manual dexterity. TITLE: Making Work Easy. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol. 12

Tools At Work

Tools at Work is a job readiness tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce the recognition of words, phrases and concepts relating to tools and related materials found in the workplace. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Tools at Work can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in a password-protected administration section. The adm

Toppen (Model 77)

The Toppen, model 77, is a protective helmet designed for use by individuals with balance, seizure, mobility, or cognitive disabilities. This lightweight, ventilated helmet has a nylon outer shell and a cotton lining. The chin strap has a thread-through buckle. SIZES: Infant to adult sizes. This helmet can be machine washed in cold water and line dried. DIMENSIONS: For head circumferences 18,19,20,21,22,23,or 25 inches. COLOR: Blue exterior with a red lining.

Toucan (Model 401, 401-8)

The Toucan, model 401 and 401-8, is a switch operated hanging toy that can be activated by any Toys for Special Children capability switch (see separate entries) for children with physical or cognitive disabilities. This colorful, plush bird sits on a perch, which must be suspended from above. When activated he starts to swing back and forth and the device plays a song.

Touch & Tug Discovery Book

The Touch & Tug Discovery Book is a touch activated Toy designed for use by infants and young children with cognitive disabilities or low vision. This soft book unfolds into a long activity panel that can be attached to the side of a crib, enabling the child to see and hear stories and soothing music while gazing at the colorful animal scenes above. When the child learns to sit, he/she can interact with any of the three engaging animal activities. With each tug, animal characters verbally in

Touch Balloons

Touch Balloons is a visual training and eye hand coordination activity designed for use by individuals with learning, cognitive, fine motor, and upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. The program helps users develop eye-hand coordination and visual and tracking skills using a mouse, touchscreen, or switch. Users develop these skills by popping balloons as they float past on-screen. A menu allows the user to choose the direction of the balloons (up, down, left, right, or random) and

Touch Fun Fair

Touch Fun Fair is a control switch training program designed for use by young children with cognitive or multiple disabilities. The activities include Ghost Train, Coconut Shy, Darts, Ring Toss, Grab Bag, and Bumper Cars and develop cause and effect, visual discrimination, matching, and mouse skills. The program can be accessed with a mouse or a touch screen. COMPATIBILITY: Versions are available for use on Macintosh and IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: The Macintosh version re

Touch Games 1

Touch Games 1 is a control switch training program designed for use by young children with cognitive or multiple disabilities. The activities include Pin Wheel, Rockets, Dasher Dog and Annabel, Honey Bee, Memory Doors, and Hectic Highways and develop cause and effect, visual discrimination, matching, and mouse skills. The program can be accessed with a mouse or a touch screen. COMPATIBILITY: Versions are available for use on Macintosh and IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: The Ma

Touch Here

Touch Here! is a visual stimulation activity designed for use by individuals with profound disabilities. The program provides visual stimulation by displaying a variety of light patterns and animations. Patterns appear wherever the touch screen is touched or at the cursor position when the mouse is clicked. Options enable color preferences to be set. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Pentium or better processor, Windows 95, or CD-ROM drive.

Touch It Series

The Touch it Series is a cognitive skills tutorial program designed for use by students with cognitive or learning disabilities. Users develop hand-eye coordination skills by touching objects to eliminate them as they travel across the screen. Using the mouse, touch monitor, or an interactive whiteboard, students target and explode the objects. The speed, size, and color of every object can be controlled by the teacher or therapist who may adjust the pointer size, number of objects, and designat

Touch Light Panel (Models 3113B, 3113G, 3113L, 3113O, 3113P & 3113R)

The Touch Light Panel, models 3113B, 3113G, 3113L, 3113O, 3113P and 3113R, are touch activated toys designed for use by children with severe physical disabilities. Each panel offers tactile, visual and auditory stimulation to the user when touched. It has a distinct texture, has adjustable vibration, is brightly lit, and plays a variety of songs our other sounds. The lime Touch Light Panel (model 3113L) plays sounds of nature when touched, and the other models play a calming song. Each panel has

Touch Monitor (Models Hm17, Lm17, & Tm17)

The Touch Monitor, models HM17, LM17, and TM17, is a computer monitor with touch screen designed for use by individuals with learning, cognitive, and upper extremity disabilities. Each model features a cathode ray tube (CRT) monitor fitted with Surface Wave touch technology from Elo TouchSystems, Inc., that requires no force and works just as well with fingers, a gloved hand, or a soft stylus pointing device. The monitors have thick, scratch-resistant glass, and continue to work even if scratche

Touch!

Touch! is a cause and effect, visual perception, and touch training program designed for use by children with learning or cognitive disabilities. The program is designed to help children develop visual perception skills along with touch or mouse skills. In this program, the student has to touch or click on colorful shapes to see and hear a reward. The program has three configurable games: touch the shapes or all the shapes; touch the shape when it peeps from behind the edge of the computer scree

Touchchat - Aac

TouchChat - AAC is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning, developmental or speech disabilities, or autism. This application, or app, enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. TouchChat - AAC gives an individual the ability to navigate through page sets and speak mess

Touchchat - Lite

TouchChat - Lite is a direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning, developmental or speech disabilities, or autism. This application, or app, enables an Apple iPhone or iPod Touch to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. TouchChat - Lite gives an individual the ability to navigate through page sets and create text messages. Page

Touchchat Aac With Wordpower

TouchChat AAC with WordPower is a voice output direct selection and symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning, developmental or speech disabilities, or autism. This application, or app, enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. TouchChat AAC with WordPower gives an individual the ability to navigate throug

Touchmoney Software And Worksheets

TouchMoney Software and Worksheets is a money management training system and tutorial program designed to teach accurate counting of various combinations of coins to people with cognitive disabilities. The software program uses a combination of teaching activities and games to help students master the TouchCounting method of touching coins in a specific location a specified number of times to determine value. As students complete each step and play its corresponding game, they learn to successfu

Touchstar Plug-N-Play Touchscreen

The TouchStar Plug-N-Play Touchscreen is a touch screen designed for use by individuals with cognitive or severe physical disabilities. The touch screen has serial, PS/2, USB, and ADB connections, and comes with touch screen drivers that support all versions of Microsoft Windows, Mac O/S, Linux, and DOS. COMPATIBILITY: For use with Apple Macintosh or IBM and compatible computers. DIMENSIONS: Available monitor sizes include 15, 17, and 19 inches.

Touchwindow

The TouchWindow is a touch screen designed to provide computer access for individuals who are unable to use a mouse or who have cognitive or learning disabilities. When this touch screen is connected to a computer, touching an on-screen object or word with a finger or stylus will generate input to the computer. This enables users to concentrate on the learning task because there are no intermediate steps or devices to interfere with their attention. Selection of commands, composition of graphics

Tough Shirt *unisex* (Model 307)

The Tough Shirt *Unisex*, model 307, is a men's or women's shirt designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities or autism. This shirt has reinforced stitches and is bar tacked in areas where extra reinforcement is needed. The material is a blend of heavy twill with supplex lining. The shirt is available with long sleeves. SIZE: Small (36 chest), medium (38 chest), large (40 chest), extra large (42 chest), extra extra large (44 chest), and extra extra extra large (46 chest). COLOR: O

Toyshop

Toyshop is a control switch training program designed for use by for children with learning disabilities and cognitive disabilities. It is designed for switch users who are progressing from cause and effect to making choices. The program also includes a memory game for those who have mastered primary switching skills. The program includes toy, vehicle, and animal pictures. Users can choose one or two switch operation. COMPATIBILITY: For IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows

TR2 Patient Alarm, 10/cs

The TR2 Patient Alarm, 10/cs is designed for persons with severe medical disabilities who may roll or fall from a laying down or seated position and need to be monitored, although these individuals may be otherwise mostly independent. Alarm is on after the cable is put in place and lock-and load switch is closed to hold battery sensor cables in place. Device is triggered when he switch is opened and alarm sounds. Chime or Alarm alert options. Two concealed reset buttons must be simultaneously pr

Trackerpal

TrackerPAL is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease, autism Wandering, or dementia. This device has fully active global positioning (GPS) and interactive voice capability. The system covers virtually all of the United States and Canada and is monitored through a monitoring center. All voice communications with family members and the individual monitored are recorded and are kept in a WAV file for future use if needed. This system an be programmed

Transition To Work (Eles)

Transition to Work is a prevocational job skills training system and job readiness tutorial program designed for use by individuals with learning, cognitive, or vision disabilities. This series of 42 duplicatable books, 42 duplicatable CD-ROMs, and 42 online lessons can be used by high school students and adults independently or in a group and is designed to help equip students with the knowledge and skills to set goals for themselves and make better personal choices. This series offers two unit

Trifold Display Board (Models 032035 & 032082)

The Trifold Display Board is a communication board designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. This self-standing board has three sections with Velcro-receptive fabric on the front and back, making a total of six surfaces on which Velcro backed pictures, words, or symbols can be placed. The user points to these words or symbols to comunicate a message. SIZES: Regular (model 032035) or Large (model 032082). DIMENSIONS (LxW): Each of the six sufaces is 12 x 16 inc

Tumbler, The (Model 75)

The Tumbler, model 75, is a switch operated toy designed for use by children with physical or cognitive disabilities. Pressing the large button on the front of the unit activates music and sends colorful balls tumbling. This adapted toy can also be operated using a single switch (not included).

Twiddles

Twiddles is designed for use by individuals with sensory processing disorders associated with autism and developmental delays. It is designed to stimulate mental and physical activity. Each Twiddle has a variety of sensory experiences. Both the Pup and the Classic come with a soft-plastic ball tethered inside. Outside they have wooden beads, ribbons and a Velcro pull patch. The Pup also has a crackle pouch while the Classic has a marble pouch and soft fringe. Twiddles are machine washable and d

Twinkle Tunes Piano (Model 2204)

The Twinkle Tunes Piano, model 2240, is a toy piano and music synthesizer designed for use by children with upper extremity, cognitive, and fine motor disabilities. This piano consists of large color-coded keys adapted to match color-coded notes on 12 laminated song cards. When the on switch is pressed, the user can press keys to match the color sequence on a song card to play songs, including "Row, Row, Row Your Boat" and "Pop Goes the Weasel." This toy promotes auditory, visual and tactile act

Twinkler, The (Model 76)

The Twinkler, model 76, is a sensory integration activity designed for use by children with fine motor, neurological, visual, or cognitive disabilities. When the large, textured button on the side of the dome is pressed, sparkles fly around the dome, lights flash, and music plays. The unit is also equipped with a jack for an external capability switch (switch not included.)POWER: Uses six C batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (DxH): 13.5 x 10.5 inches.

Twirly Whirly

The Twirly Whirly is a toy designed for use by children with cognitive or sensory disabilities. This toy provides visual, tactile, and auditory stimulation. The plastic tube contains brightly colored beads and five platforms and two spinners through which the beads cascade to create a unique, interactive combination of sound and colors. DIMENSIONS (LxD): The tube is 12 x 3 inches.

Type Iii Alarm With Bed Sensor Pads (Model 75045) & Type Iii Alarm With Chair Sensor Pads (Model 75047)

The Type III Alarm with Bed Sensor Pads, model 75045, is a wandering patient system designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease, cognitive disabilities, or memory disabilities. The sensor pad fits underneath a bottom sheet on a bed and triggers the alarm when the individual leaves the bed without assistance. The vinyl-sealed pad features Mylar-backed substrate rather than paper and connects to the alarm with a telephone-style plug. The alarm unit is designed to be highly visible a

Tyre Swing Suspension (Model 8Tubes)

The Tyre Swing Suspension, model 8TUBES, is designed for use by children with physical and neurological disabilities. This two-strap unit may be attached to a swing frame or a ceiling suspension hook to suspend a tire innertube (not included) for use as a swing or a bouncer. OPTIONS: Inner tube. DIMENSIONS: The straps should be placed 18 inches apart on the inner tube. CAPACITY: 280 pounds.

Ultimate Solution Comfortseat (Model Scs5000)

The Ultimate Solution ComfortSeat, model SCS5000, is a personal cleansing system designed for use byindividuals who have neurological disabilities, mobility disabilities, or upper extremity disabilities. The device uses existing plumbing and installs on the toilet, replacing the standard seat. The unit provides an adjustable sweeping wash motion and aerated spray to provide cleansing with the touch of a button. The nozzle can be stopped and focused, providing a lavage to help stimulate bowel mo

Universal Add-On Touchscreen

The Universal Add-On Touchscreen is a touch screen designed for use by individuals with cognitive or upper extremity disabilities. This add-on device is designed to be installed on an existing CRT monitor. The touchscreen uses analog resistive technology and its frame is made of high-impact acrylic. OPTIONS: 12-bit touchscreen controller to provide touchscreen resolution to 4096 x 4096 points. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Apple Macintosh or IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows

Universal Nonverbal Intelligence Test

The Universal Nonverbal Intelligence Test (UNIT) is a cognitive ability assessment program designed for use by students with cognitive, communication, learning, or speech disabilities, or who are deaf or hard of hearing. This cognitive assessment program is a set of individually administered specialized tasks that measure cognitive abilities. Both administration and item response formats are completely nonverbal. The tests measure a broad range of complex memory and reasoning abilities, includin

Urgentys

The Urgentys GPS bracelet is a personal location finder and wandering patient system designed for use in residential and institutional settings with people who have autism, Alzheimer's disease, dementia and other cognitive disabilities that may cause wandering. The Urgentys system is a wireless transmitter and locator worn on the wrist with a lockable security wristband or worn a belt. The unit uses GPS and GSM positioning to determine the wearer's location and transmits that location to the bas

Using Rfid For Laundry Sorting

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a laundry sorting system using radio-frequency identification (RFID) tags for employees of a vocational rehabilitation program with cognitive and intellectual disabilities. An agency that employs people with significant disabilities was spending approximately $40,000.00 per year on cleaning for their custodial uniforms. They decided to bring the cleaning in-house to create additional jobs for individuals with cognitive and intellectual d

V4

The V4 is an overhead transfer lift designed for use with individuals with balance disabilities, brain injury, cognitive disabilities, lower extremity disabilities, mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities and spinal cord injury. The V4 is a lift system for moving individuals along a high strength track system (not included) that installs into any ceiling. It can move in two or four directions, and it has a steel frame and fire retardent plastic cover. It fits a variety of slings, sea

V4I

The V4i is an overhead transfer lift designed for use with individuals with balance disabilities, brain injury, cognitive disabilities, lower extremity disabilities, mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities and spinal cord injury. The V4i is a lift system for moving individuals along a high strength track system (not included) that installs into any ceiling. It can move in two or four directions, and it has a steel frame and fire retardent plastic cover. It fits a variety of slings, s

Vanimals (Model 1179)

Vanimals, model 1179, are educational toys designed to provide auditory and visual stimulation for children with neurological disabilities. Available in three styles (sold separately), each toy comes with a simple remote control with two big buttons. Hippo Fire Engine features a plastic body in the shape of hippo, four plastic wheels, a bell, two headlights, two big eyes, and two front teeth. When children press one button on its remote control, the fire engine does its funny walk. If the other

Vega

The Vega GPS bracelet is a personal location finder and wandering patient system designed for use in residential and institutional settings with people who have autism, Alzheimer's disease, dementia and other cognitive disabilities that may cause wandering. The Vega system is composed of two units - a wireless transmitter and locator worn on the wrist with a lockable security wristband, and a radio frequency base station. The wrist unit uses GPS and GSM positioning to determine the wearer's loca

Velcro Seatbelt Alarm (Models Mdt5500 & Mdt5500L)

The Velcro Seatbelt Alarm is a wandering patient system designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's disease or cognitive disabilities. This restraint-free seatbelt alarm notifies caregivers when an individual tries to get out of a wheelchair unattended. The seatbelt has a Velcro closure and a self-release pull strap, and mounts directly to the wheelchair frame. When the Velcro on the belt is disconnected, the alarm sounds, notifying the staff that the patient is trying to exit the chair. P

Verbs 1

Verbs 1 is a reading tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program for people with cognitive and communication disabilities. It is designed to teach simple verbs necessary for basic functional literacy. It is part of a series that teaches verbs that also includes Verbs 2 and Verbs 3 (see separate entries). The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Verbs 1 can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care pro

Verbs 2

Verbs 2 is a reading tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program for people with cognitive and communication disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforcing verbs that are critical for independent living in the home or the community or at school or work. It is part of a series that teaches verbs that also includes Verbs 1 and Verbs 3 (see separate entries). The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Verbs 2 can be used on the same device by

Verbs 3

Verbs 3 is a reading tutorial and vocabulary enhancement program for people with cognitive and communication disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforcing verbs that are necessary for functional literacy and critical for independent living in the home or the community or at school or work. It is part of a series that teaches verbs that also includes Verbs 1 and Verbs 2 (see separate entries). The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Ver

Verses From The Bible

Verses from the Bible is a large print book designed for individuals with cognitive disabilities, Alzheimer's disease, and low vision. This book offers high-contrast Christian-themed stained glass illustrations and a selection of favorite Bible verses in very large print.

Vibrating Fiber Optic Light (Model 3191)

The Vibrating Fiber Optic Light, model 3191, is a switch- operated toy designed for use by children with cognitive, sensory integration, or severe physical disabilities. Activating a connected capability switch (not included) causes the vibrating fiber optic strings to swirl and reflect changing colors. POWER: Uses three double-A batteries. DIMENSIONS (HxD): The base is 3.25 x 3 inches; the fibers are 12.5 inches high. COLOR: Red, green, blue, green, and purple lights.

Vibrating Lollipop Switch

Vibrating Lollipop Switch is designed for clients working on cause and effect, eye-hand coordination and motor planning as a result of stroke, cerebral palsy or Down’s syndrome. It is a low-profile unit.  Users simply touch any surface point to engage and operate any adapted item. Each switch includes 6 inch cord with 1/8 inch mono plug.  Vigorous vibrations await the user.  Textured, “bumpy” surface provides additional tactile stimulation. 

Vibrating Pillow

The Vibrating Pillow is a sensory integration activity designed for use by children with tactile, sensory, or neurological disabilities. Designed to enhance tactile awareness in children, the pillow vibrates when touched with pressure. Removing pressure stops the vibration. The pillow is covered in soft corduroy. POWER: Uses two D batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS: 12 x 12 inches.

Video Reel De-Spooler

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable individuals with cognitive disabilities to de-spool video reels for recycling. The devices consists of a holder with slots for four reels, with rollers made from typewriter platens underneath. A small motor turns the rollers which rotate the reels, causing the tape to come off the reels and fall into a garbage bag. The light belts driving the rollers provide enough force to turn the reels, but not enough to damage anything else that touches them. TITLE: Maki

Video Scheduler

Video Scheduler is a cognitive aid and prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive or memory disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a person to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad as a task organizer and scheduler. Schedules can be created with pictures or videos. The user can organize video modeling content and turn off schedule functions such as "Done." Schedules and modeling created by the user can be shared with other users. The user can also customize the a

Videobrix Personal Video Communicator

VideoBrix is a personal video communicator designed for individuals who have a speech impediment, difficulty speaking, autism or cognitive disabilities. Records video messages or reminders for up to 90 seconds in length. The screen shows which button to press to play or record a message and has a built in camera and microphone. Features a built in magnet to attach anywhere. SIZE: 2.5 inches. BATTERY: Rechargeable with included USB cable. COLOR: White.

Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales, Second Edition

Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales, Second Edition (Vineland-II) is an assessment designed for use to evaluate personal and social skills of children and adults with mental retardation, autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), brain injury, or dementia / Alzheimer’s disease. Psychologists and other professionals can use this assessment to identify individuals who have mental retardation, developmental delays, brain injuries, and other impairments. The ass

Virturl Motor Skills

VIRTUAL MOTOR SKILLS, Program #630, is a software program designed to give the user with limited motor skills the virtual experience of performing tasks by picking up, putting down, and moving objects around using 1 or 2 switches, a mouse click, or the computer keyboard. Skills introduced in this activity include the following: eye-hand coordination, scanning, matching, sequencing and sorting. In many of the activities, the user controls a life-like hand to complete tasks such as picking up colo

Visual Assistant

Visual Assistant is a cognitive aid, prompter, and job aid designed for use by individuals with cognitive and memory disabilities or brain injury. This program is software for a personal digital assistant (PDA) and provides visual and verbal cues to assist the user in performing individualized tasks set up by a caregiver, coach, or other interested party. Visual Assistant is sold as standalone software; with a dedicated PDA pre-loaded with the software; or with a Pocket PC cellular telephone pre

Visual Discrimination Workbook

Visual Discrimination Workbook is designed to improve user’s visual discrimination, and critical thinking skills for students in grades 1-12.  The workbook includes 40 reproducible pages of problems.  Players study the relationship between two pictures and then use this information to determine which 2 of the next 4 pictures represents the same relationship. There is an answer guide provided.

Visual Impact

Visual Impact is a personal skills and independent living tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. This application (or "app") is designed for use with the Apple iPad to teach and reinforce skills necessary for achieving independence utilizing the AbleLink Instructional Media Standard (AIMS) multimedia training system. The program covers across life activity domains, including education, employment, independent living, recreation and transition. It provides step-by-step multimedi

Visual Impact Pro

Visual Impact Pro is a personal skills and independent living tutorial program for people with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This application (or "app") is designed for use with the Apple iPad to teach and reinforce skills necessary for achieving independence utilizing the AbleLink Instructional Media Standard (AIMS) multimedia training system. The program covers several life activity domains, including education, employment, independent living, recreation and transition. It provides

Visual Routine

Visual Routine is designed for use by children with cognitive and learning disabilities to help them follow a visual schedule to complete a series of tasks. Users create a routine in the form of a checklist with checkboxes for each item. This app allows the user to include pictures and voice recordings. Choices can also be added to a step when there is more than one option available. 

Visual Schedule Planner

Visual Schedule Planner is a customizable visual schedule iPad app designed for individuals with autism or individuals who may benefit from visual support to ease transitions, anxiety, or who simply need a way to visually represent their day. This app provides an audio/visual representation daily events. In addition, events that require more support can be linked to an “activity schedule” or “video clip” to help model the task even further. Visual Planner can be used in home, school, work or c

Visual Timer

The Visual Timer is a visual timer designed for use by individuals with cognitive or hearing disabilities. This timer creates a visual awareness of elapsed time as the large colored wedge on the face diminishes as the time elapses. These units are available with or without an audible beep when time expires. The larger model can be free standing or wall mounted. POWER: Uses one double-A battery (not included). DIMENSIONS: 3 inches square or 8 inches square.

Visualtimer

VisualTimer is a timer program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with autism or other developmental or cognitive disabilities and youth and adults who have disabilities that affect their ability to keep track of time. This application (or app) allows a person to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to show elapsed time and to alert a person when selected period of time expires. The maximum time is 60 minutes, and the user sets the timer by touching and dragging th

Visules

Visules is a cognitive aid and prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive, learning or communication disabilities. An application for the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, Visules is designed for parents and caregivers to use with their children or adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. People with disabilities also can use it independently. The program creates and communicates checklists and individual cues using text, images, and colors. The program allows the user to access visua

VitaCarry Advanced Pill Reminder

VitaCarry Advanced Pill Reminder is designed for use by individuals with cognitive impairments, dementia, or Alzheimer's disease.  The pill container has 7 contoured compartments.  There is a removable 7-alarm system that can be set to sound, vibrate, or both. It can be set for multiple reminders throughout the day.  In addition, there is a missed pill feature.

Vizzle

VizZle is an academic, independent living and personal skills tutorial program and lesson authoring program designed for use by parents and teachers who work with children and adolescents with learning disabilities, autism and autism spectrum disorders. This subscription-based web application allows a user access to over 7,000 ready-to-use, customizable lessons. Users can also use flexible templates that can be modified for any age or ability level to build original content to meet exact student

Vocabulary Training Activity

DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with cognitive or learning disabilities with word recognition. Consonant-vowel-consonat (CVC) words were color-coded with green for go as the initial consonant (where to start reading a word) and red for stop with the final consonant to end the word. The first vowel is linked to the first consonant, creating one unit (ca-t). AUTHOR: Sievers, T. TITLE: Assistive Technology Ideas that Work. WEB SITE: cenmi.org/mits/downloads/atideas/PD/SH_PD6.pd

Vocational Academic Curriculum (Vac)

The Vocational Academic Curriculum is a prevocational job skills training system designed for use by individuals with learning, cognitive, or vision disabilities. This series of 70 duplicatable books can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups and is designed to make reading and mathematics relevant to students' working lives. These duplicatable books integrate mathematics and reading into 14 different vocations. Within each of the vocations, there are five books: M

Vocational Entry-Level Words (Vv7)

Vocational Entry-Level Words is a job readiness and vocabulary enhancement training system designed for used by individuals with cognitive, learning, or vision disabilities. This series of 27 duplicatable books can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups. Each book provides students with vocabulary of technical terms so students develop functional and job-related reading skills. This set includes individual titles for six vocations: Mechanics; Carpentry; Food Servi

Voicepal 8

The VoicePal 8 is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. Up to eight 11-second messages can be recorded and played back on this communication aid by touching a Taction Pad touch switch (included) (see separate entry) or any commercially available adaptive switch. Messages can be recorded in any order. The VoicePal 8 does not lose messages even if the batteries go completely dead. Other features include a repeat message mode i

Voicepal 8K

The VoicePal 8K is a direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. This communication aid plays up to 8 natural-voice recorded messages of up to 11 seconds each. Messages can be recorded in any order and played back using the VoicePal 8K's built-in keypad with eight keys or an external switch connected through one of the unit's eight jacks. Other features include a repeat message mode, delayed activation and an external speaker jack.

Voicepod

VoicePod is a digital recorder and playback unit for direct selection communiction cards designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This portable recording and playback unit enables the user to create talking cards using photos, language cards and Picture Communication Symbols (PCS). It includes 36 reusable, two-sided sleeves for up to 72 stored messages, which can be up to nine seconds each. Messages can be erased and re-recorded. A record-lock featur

Voiceye

VOICEYE is a voice output bar code reading program and video magnification program designed for use by people who are blind or have low vision and individuals with dyslexia and other reading disabilities. This application (or "app") allows a person to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad or any Android device to read data from VOICEYE bar codes and to magnify text and other printed content. VOICEYE bar codes contain up to two pages of text, and when the user reads the bar code with the device

Voiceye Maker For Adobe Indesign

VOICEYE Maker for Adobe InDesign is a voice output bar code creation program designed for use by people who are blind or have low vision and individuals with dyslexia and other reading disabilities. This plug-in for Adobe InDesign (not included) can create a graphic code that is added to the upper right corner of a Word document. This code can be read by the VOICEYE app for iPhone or Android (see separate entry), and it will read the text of the document aloud using Apple Voiceover (see separate

Voiceye Maker For Ms-Word

VOICEYE Maker for MS-Word is a voice output bar code creation program designed for use by people who are blind or have low vision and individuals with dyslexia and other reading disabilities. This plug-in for Microsoft Word (not included) can create a graphic code that is added to the upper right corner of a Word document. This code can be read by the VOICEYE app for iPhone or Android (see separate entry), and it will read the text of the document aloud using Apple Voiceover (see separate entry)

Voisec Single Message

VoiSec is a single-message direct selection communicator designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This button-style communicator can be used to record, store, and play one 64-second message. The button can be attached to other objects. It comes with one attachment tray and five double-sided adhesive pads. OPTIONS: Neck Loop with holder; holder attachment; adhesive magnet; pin badge; adhesive badge; Velcro patch; and wrist strap. POWER: Uses two 1.5-v

Vox Adjustable Workstation-Bi-Level Corner

The Vox™ Series by POPULAS is designed to accommodate various work heights for individuals of all sizes in a variety of work industries. It is designed to increase circulation, spine health, user productivity and interpersonal interactions. Vox™ workstations eliminate the cross brace, allowing ultimate knee space and complete freedom of movement. It is equipped with a push-button powered adjustment that has been designed to operate smoothly with minimal noise. It is built with extruded alumi

Vox Adjustable Workstation-Bi-Level Rectangle

The Vox™ Series by POPULAS is designed to accommodate various work heights for individuals of all sizes in a variety of work industries. It is designed to increase circulation, spine health, user productivity and interpersonal interactions. Vox™ workstations eliminate the cross brace, allowing ultimate knee space and complete freedom of movement. It is equipped with a push-button powered adjustment that has been designed to operate smoothly with minimal noise. It is built with extruded aluminum

Vox Adjustable Workstation-Rectangle

The Vox™ Series by POPULAS is designed to accommodate various work heights for individuals of all sizes in a variety of work industries. It is designed to increase circulation, spine health, user productivity and interpersonal interactions. Vox™ workstations eliminate the cross brace, allowing ultimate knee space and complete freedom of movement. It is equipped with a push-button powered adjustment that has been designed to operate smoothly with minimal noise. It is built with extruded aluminum

Voxgift Winston

Voxgift Winston is a voice output direct selection communicator program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, learning, or speech disabilities or autism. This application (or “app”) enables an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, or Android phone or tablet computer to function as an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) system for people who cannot speak or have difficulty speaking. Voxgift Winston can be used to communicate health treatment needs visually and audi

Voyager Duo (Models 9130009 & 9130209)

The Voyager Duo, models 9130009 and 9130209, is an overhead transfer lift designed for use with individuals with balance disabilities, brain injury, cognitive disabilities, lower extremity disabilities, mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities and spinal cord injury. The Voyager Duo is a lift system for moving individuals along a high strength track system (not included) that installs into any ceiling. It can move in two or four directions, and it has a steel frame and fire retardent

Voyager Series (Models 420, 550, & 800) & Voyager Portable

The Voyager Series and the Voyager Portable are overhead transfer lift systems designed for use with individuals with balance disabilities, brain injury, cognitive disabilities, lower extremity disabilities, mobility disabilities, severe physical disabilities and spinal cord injury. The Voyager Series offers permanent and semi-permanent ceiling tracks with a lift system for moving individuals. The high strength track system installs into any ceiling. Features include a soft start and stop, two-s

Vs Communicator

VS Communicator is a symbolic communicator program designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) software supports text- or symbol-based communication, and allows the user to access other software from within the program, including media player, text messaging (SMS), e-mail, chat, calendar, calculator, environmental control, lighting, and doors. The program is customizable to meet the user's evolving n

Vs Wordprediction

VS Wordprediction is a word prediction program designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. The program helps users with writing disabilities to write grammatically correct sentences and/or increase their writing speed on the computer. The program uses frequency word lists to predict which word is about to be written. As the user writes, the dictionaries are trained to know which words that individual uses more often. The user can create additional word lists by importing text, an

Walking And Wheeling

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To allow a child to be securely fastened in a wheelchair with an adapted sleeve covering the seatbelt, making it difficult for the child to unfasten the seatbelt.

Walking Motivator

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: Design a motivational walking device for an child with cerebral palsy and autism. The goal was to build a device that would use music to stimulate the consumer to walk on his own. The Walking Motivator is a motion-activated music player that includes a pedometer to detect motion, a microprocessor, an MP3 music player, and headphones. Other than the headphones, the entire device fits inside a small pouch that straps onto the consumer’s hip. As long as the consum

Wall Clock With Day & Date

The Wall Clock with Day & Date is a calendar clock designed for use with individuals with Alzheimer's disease, cognitive disabilities, brain injury, or memory disabilities. The rectangular clock dispays the day of the week, the date, and the month above a large round analog clock face. The day of the week and the month are each presented as three-letter abbreviations. The clock face has large numbers at each position and dots for the minutes in between. The clock also has a second hand. The

Wall Mount Spaceship Sensory Busy Box (Model 7901)

The Wall Mount Spaceship Sensory Busy Box, model 7901, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with with severe physical or cognitive disabilities. Pushing on the wing flaps, buttons, or spaceship body starts a NASA countdown, flashing tail lights, jet-motor sounds, or flying vibrations. This toy can be mounted on a wall or used on a tabletop. POWER: Uses two double-A and fourtriple-A batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 20 x 15 x 4.inches.

Wall Mounted Activity Center (Model 556)

The Wall-mounted Activity Center, model 566, is a sensory busy box designed for use by children with cognitive or neurological disabilities or low vision. This activity center provides an array of features for somatosensory stimulation: a plate which vibrates when touched; a wooden roller that turns on a music box with lights; a pull-ball which turns on a fan; a large plate that switches on a bright light; a bead chain curtain with an unbreakable plastic mirror; a push button which activates a b

Wallet Modification

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted wallet modification for individuals with a variety of physical disabilities including but not limited to: inability to use one hand; sight/depth perception disabilities; limited dexterity; spasms and tremors; or mobility disabilities. The concept was to create a wallet that can be easily manipulated with only one hand, has no small parts, is accessible to an individual sitting who is sitting down, and is designed to be secu

Wandercare Monitoring System (Model 100T)

The WanderCARE Monitoring System, model 100T, is a portable wandering patient system designed to alert caregivers when an individual leaves a designated area. The WanderCARE transmitter, coded to provide a personal identifier for the wearer, can be worn on the individual's wrist, ankle, or belt or carried in a special fanny pack. The device reports to the control station approximately every 10 seconds, providing information on the wearer's activity level and location on a 32-character backlit l

Wanderguard Departure Alert System

The WanderGuard Departure Alert System is a wandering patient system designed to alert attendants to the location of a person with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's disease that wanders through monitored exit doors. Wristband trigger is worn by person having wandering problem, about the size of a standard wristwatch, 1.1875 by 1.1875 inches by 0.4375 inch. Electronics and battery are housed inside the sealed trigger mechanism, water tight to allow bathing. Battery lasts about 3 months, when

Washable Weighted Blanket

The Washable Weighted Blanket is a weighted blanket designed for use with individuals with cognitive or emotional disabilities. Made with plush fleece on one side and cotton flannel on the reverse, this blanket is filled with non-toxic, hypo-allergenic poly pellets for proprioceptive input to help calm the nervous system. The smaller blanket includes five pounds of weight and the larger blanket includes seven pounds of weight. This blanket can be hand washed and line dried. DIMENSIONS: 36 x 48 i

Watchminder2

The WatchMinder2 is a vibrating alarm watch designed for use by children and adults with memory or cognitive disabilities, attention deficit disorder, learning disabilities, or hearing disabilities. The watch offers a reminder mode and a pay attention/training mode, with both modes operational simultaneously. This water- and shock-resistant sports wristwatch can be worn on the wrist, clipped to a hip or belt, or carried in a pocket and features a large, easy-to-read display of time, date, and me

Waterproof Seat Protector

This waterproof seat protector is meant for use by individuals who have incontinence or who wet and/or soil themselves. It is meant to prevent damage to wheelchairs, couches, chairs, etc. It absorbs up to one cup of moisture and helps protect sensitive skin from contact with fluids.

Wayfinder

WayFinder is an audible mobility and personal location tracking program, cognitive aid, prompter, and voice output navigation system designed for use by individuals with cognitive and memory disabilities or who are blind or have low vision. This software is for a personal digital assistant (PDA) (not included) and uses GPS (global positioning satellite)–based personalized audio and visual cues to support independent travel via bus systems and on foot. WayFinder enables the user to create specifi

Weather Radio With Light And Bed Shaker

This Midland Weather Alert Radio with Silent Call Light and Bed Shaker is designed for those with hearing impairments and also for the blind and or deaf. The flashing strobe light and the bed shaker are included. It gives alerts,both visual and audible to hazardous weather conditions at all times. It uses Specific Alert Message Encoding (SAME) technology. Has 7 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) channels. Public Alert certified. Selectable warning system. Voice, siren, and tone

Webadapt2Me

WebAdapt2Me is a large print and voice output Web browser and key modificaition program designed for use by individuals with visual, cognitive, or upper extremity disabilities. This program enlarges text, reduces visual clutter, reads Web page content aloud, and automatically adjusts keyboard sensitivity to the user's typing style. It manipulates Web pages without requiring Web developers to rewrite or change Web site content. The program can magnify everything on a Web page up to 250 percent, e

Webber Photo Cards - Animals (Model Wfc-03)

Webber Photo Cards - Animals, model WFC-03, are photo cards designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The deck can be used for Memory, Match-up, and "Go Fish" games, and includes content/game idea cards in six languages (English, Spanish, French, German, Japanese, and Chinese). A total of 62 cards in 31 pairs depict the following animals: lion; tiger; elephant; zebra; giraffe; kangaroo; monkey; alligator; bear; raccoon; owl; frog; butterfly; horse; rabbit; goat; penguin; spider;

Webber Photo Cards - Around The Home (Model Wfc-06)

Webber Photo Cards - Around the Home, model WFC-06, are photo cards designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The deck has card pairs that can be used for memory, match-up, and "Go Fish" games. The deck has 62 cards in 31 pairs, showing stove; chair; towels; refrigerator; toilet; laundry; telephone; television; computer; tricycle; clock; cat; dog; sink; vacuum cleaner; flowers; hammer; breakfast; garbage can; clothes; shoes; salt and pepper; frying pan; hair dryer; groceries; rug

Webber Photo Cards - Everyday Go-Togethers (Model Wfc-08)

Webber Photo Cards - Everyday Go-Togethers, model WFC-08, are photo cards designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. The deck has 62 cards in 31 pairs consisting of a scene card and a match-up object card. The cards can be used for Memory, Match-up, and "Go Fish" games. The deck includes content / game idea cards in six languages (English, Spanish, French, German, Japanese, and Chinese). Scene / match-up pairs include baby - bottle; groceries - cart; monkey - banana; mouse - ch

Webber Photo Cards - Foods (Model Wfc-04)

Webber Photo Cards - Foods, model WFC-04, are photo cards designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The deck can be used for Memory, Match-up, and "Go Fish" games, and includes content / game idea cards in six languages (English, Spanish, French, German, Japanese, and Chinese). A total of 62 cards in 31 pairs depict the following foods: pineapple, bananas, fruit bowl, apples, oranges, strawberries, popcorn, tomatoes, cucumbers, corn, carrots, grapes, broccoli, mushrooms, potato,

Webber Photo Cards - Occupations (Model Wfc-01)

Webber Photo Cards - Occupations, model WFC-01, are photo cards designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The deck can be used for Memory, Match-up, and "Go Fish" games, and includes content/game idea cards in six languages (English, Spanish, French, German, Japanese, and Chinese). A total of 62 cards in 31 pairs depict the following occupations: chef; photographer; barber; veterinarian; fire fighter; mother; father; gardener; carpenter; dentist; teacher; food worker; dancer; cro

Webber Photo Cards - Sports Go-Togethers (Model Wfc-05)

Webber Photo Cards - Sports Go-Togethers, model WFC-05, are photo cards designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The deck has a total of 60 cards showing 15 athletes and 15 related sports objects. The cards can be used for Memory, Match-up, and "Go Fish" games (for example, match the helmet to the football player). The deck includes content / game idea cards in six languages (English, Spanish, French, German, Japanese, and Chinese). Cards show baseball player - ball, glove and b

Webber Photo Cards - Things To Wear (Model Wfc-07)

Webber Photo Cards - Things to Wear, model WFC-07, are photo cards designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The deck can be used for Memory, Match-up, and "Go Fish" games, and includes content/game idea cards in six languages (English, Spanish, French, German, Japanese, and Chinese). A total of 62 cards in 31 pairs depict the following clothes: gloves; sweater; winter coat; shorts; t-shirt; blouse; skirt; dress; shoes; tights; underwear; scarf; slippers; galoshes; diaper; neckla

Webber Photo Cards - Verbs (Model Wfc-02)

Webber Photo Cards - Verbs, model WFC-02, are photo cards designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The cards can be used for Memory, Match-up, and "Go Fish" games. Two decks include 124 action word cards in 62 pairs, with content / game idea cards in six languages (English, Spanish, French, German, Japanese, and Chinese). Activities depicted include watering, ironing, eating, skiing, selling, changing, brushing, smelling, running, flying kite, reading, playing violin, blowing,

Weekly Pill Dispenser (Model Ha-4139)

Weekly Pill Dispenser, model HA-4139, is a pill organizer and designed for use by individuals who need a reminder to take medications. This organizer has seven compartments with flip-top lids labeled with abbreviations of the seven days of the week. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 24 x 170 x 30 millimeters. WEIGHT: 38 grams.

Weighted Blanket (Model Ss7089)

The Weighted Blanket, model SS7089, is designed for use with individuals with cognitive or emotional disabilities. Made of waterproof, heavy-duty nylon, this blanket features 15 pounds of self-contained weight to provide full body proprioceptive input to help calm the nervous system. The blanket rolls or folds for storage and can be cleaned with a damp, soapy cloth. OPTIONS: Flannel cover. DIMENSIONS: 48 x 56 inches.

Weighted Puppy Shoulder Wrap

The Weighted Puppy Shoulder Wrap is a sensory integration wrap designed to help children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), autism and other cognitive disorders. Similar in concept to a weighted vest, the weighted shoulder wrap provides sensory stimulation that can help ease anxiety and ground some individuals. The Puppy’s fleece tail fits through the mouth opening and becomes the Puppy’s tongue, making sure it stays on the more physically active wearer. Users can separate it

Weighted Sensory Collar

The Achievement Weighted Sensory Collar is a weighted shape designed for use with children with neurological, cognitive, or emotional disabilities. This soft fleece shape is designed to help children feel "grounded" during classroom and daily activities so they can better focus and improve their attention. The shapes can be placed on a lap, placed around the child’s neck or just held to provide a wonderful calming presence and deep pressure. The aroma of the blend of spices inside the fleece mat

Weighted Tactile Beanbags

Weighted Tactile beanbags are designed for individuals with cognitive disabilities, ADHD or autism. Colorful weighted tactile beanbags provide upper extremity exercise, heavy work and tactile exploration. Can be used to add additional weight to weighted vests. WEIGHT: Either 1/2 lb or 1 lb sets of five. MATERIAL: Satin, denim, corduroy, fleece and solid cotton textures.

Welding Skills (Vwd)

Welding Skills is a prevocational job skills training system designed for use by individuals with learning or cognitive disabilities. This series of two duplicatable books can be used by high school students and adults independently or in groups and is designed to help develop job readiness and prevocational job skills. The first book, titled "Welding Processes I" include: fusion welding principles, industrial gas cylinders, tip selection and oxy-acetylene safety, oxy-fuel gas cutting, propertie

Wellness Wizard

The Wellness Wizard is an emergency alert system and prompter designed for use by seniors and individuals with cognitive disabilities or Alzheimer's disease. This electronic unit can be used to remind users to take medications, perform specific tasks at pre-defined times, pay bills, or to remember birthdays and aniversaries, and to enable family members or caregivers to check on well-being. Caregivers can record customized reminder messages in their voice on the Wellness Wizard and specify when

Wemo

WeMo is an environmental control and home automation program designed for use by people with cognitive or memory disabilities or parents or caregivers of adults or children with developmental or other disabilities that may result in their failing to turn lights or appliances on or off. This application (or app) allows a person to use an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to control remotely any number of lights, appliances, and other devices in their house that is plugged into a WeMo Switch (see s

Wemo Motion

The WeMo Motion is a motion detection switch designed for use by people with cognitive or memory disabilities or parents or caregivers of adults or children with developmental or other disabilities that may result in their failing to turn lights or appliances on or off. This switch is designed to be used with the WeMo app (see separate entry) which connects to the WeMo Motion though a WiFi network in the user's home. A home WiFi network is required for operation of this product. The WeMo Motion

Wemo Switch

The WeMo Switch is a remote control switch and an environmental control unit designed for use by people with cognitive or memory disabilities or parents or caregivers of adults or children with developmental or other disabilities that may result in their failing to turn lights or appliances on or off. This switch is designed to be used with the WeMo app (see separate entry) which connects to the WeMo Switch though a WiFi network in the user's home. A home WiFi network is required for operation.

What Do You Say, What Do You Do, In The Community Board Game

What Do You Say...What Do You Do... In the Community? is an interactive, open-ended game that builds social and decision-making skills appropriate for a variety of situations. This game can be helpful to those on the Autism spectrum, or those who may have a hard time understanding social and behavioral cues.

What Rhymes

What Rhymes is an auditory perceptual and behavior training program and a language, reading and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision or learning, communication, developmental, cognitive, hearing or learning disabilities or autism. This application (or app) is intended for use with the Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch. What Rhymes contains 118 images and the child can be shown four objects at a time and asked which two rhyme. F

What Should I Wear? Language Kit (Model Lk-Wsw)

The What Should I Wear? Language Kit, model LK-WSW, is a independent living skills, personal skills, and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. Focusing on what to wear in rain, sun, wind, snow, clouds, or fog, this kit includes a book written with limited vocabulary and repetitive lines using Mayer-Johnson Picture Communication Symbols; an interactive computer book that combines text, pictures, speech and sound; and a songboard, word cards, and vocab

What Time Is It? Language Kit Plus (Model Lk-T)

The What Time is It? Language Kit Pllus, model LK-T, is a time skills and language tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or communication disabilities. This program introduces concepts of time (clock, hour, minute) and times of day (morning, afternoon, evening, night), and builds the child's understanding of time by talking about common activities that occur during each time period. Extension activities include matching analog and digital clocks, with time to the hour and

Wheel Of Sounds

Wheel of Sounds is a cause and effect training program designed for use by individuals with cognitive disabilities. This switch-activated game plays an object's sound when the object is selected by the spinner. The spinner is activated by step scanning, timed scanning, a single switch press, a mouse click, or touch-screen. Once the picture is selected and the sound is played, a new picture will take its place. Wheel of Sounds gives the user the capability of setting the field of pictures to disp

Wheelchair Belt Buckle Covers

Wheelchair Belt Buckle Covers is designed to prevent children and adults with cognitive disabilities who use wheelchairs from unlocking a wheelchair seat belt. Wheelchair Belt Buckle Covers offer a range of added security for patients who wear a push-button style of positioning belt by limiting the access to the button. Standard access buckles that are not limited are also offered as replacements for those that already come with the belt. 

Wheelchair Seat Belt Lock Cover

"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To prevent children and adults with cognitive disabilities who use wheelchairs from unlocking a wheelchair seat belt. To make this cover, lay the material on flat surface with back facing up. Using straight pins, pin the edges together lengthwise along the material. With a sewing machine or needle, stitch along the pinned edge line lengthwise. Turn material right side out and slip onto one end of wheelchair seat belt. Fasten the belt and slide material over

Wheelchair Tray

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted tray to fit on a wheelchair used by an individual with cerebral palsy and intellectual disability. This individual spends most of her day in her wheelchair and needs something to occupy her and a surface to rest it on; in other words, a portable table which she can use for her walkman, DVD player or to hold a magazine, etc. The tray is made from 9 millimeter plywood with a lip added around the front and side edges to stop o

Which Does Not Belong

Which Does Not Belong is an auditory perceptual and behavior training program and a language and reading tutorial program designed for use with children with low vision or learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to teach children to discriminate which items do not belong in a group as well as introduce them to the negative concept of “not.” The app contains 120 images

Which Go Together

Which Go Together is an auditory perceptual and behavior training program and a language and reading tutorial program designed for use with children with low vision or learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help children develop visual discrimination skills and understand different objects and events. The app contains 120 images. For visual learners, the child can

Who's Shoes Id Kit

Who's Shoes ID Kit is an emergency medical identification tag designed for use by children and adults with cognitive or communication disabilities or Alzheimer's disease. Each kit includes two identification bands that can be fastened to most shoe styles. The band is made of Velcro-brand hook-and-loop fastener and includes a water-resistant information label. The information label includes space for the individual's name, parent or caregiver name and emergency phone numbers, physician's name and

Widget Communicate: Symwriter

Widget Communicate: Symwriter is a symbol-supported word processor designed for use by people of widely different literacy levels, as it is not only useful in the classroom. Can use to author documents. Writers of any age or ability can use the Widgit symbols to see the meaning of words as they type, supporting access to new or challenging vocabulary. Create lists, stories, notes, and listen instead of proofreading.

Widgit Literacy Symbols With Boardmaker

Widgit Literacy Symbols with Boardmaker is a symbolic language picture library designed for use by individuals with cognitive, communication, or speech disabilities. This collection includes the Widgit Literacy Symbols (WLS) set, consisting of over 8,000 symbols, covering a vocabulary of over 24,000 words, as a Boardmaker Addendum. Widgit Literacy Symbols have been developed to support literacy and to help make information accessible to those struggling with traditional orthography. The symbols

Wonkidos: Getting Dressed

Wonkidos: Getting Dressed is a personal skills and independent living program designed to teach dressing skills to children with developmental, learning, communication or cognitive disabilities or autism. This digital video offers a step-by-step demonstration of how to put on clothes using animated characters to demonstrate each of the four steps. The video is 4 minutes 55 seconds long, and it is available for download over the Internet. A Spanish version is available.

Wonkidos: Going Potty

Wonkidos: Going Potty is a personal skills and independent living program designed to teach bathroom or toileting skills to children with developmental, learning, communication or cognitive disabilities or autism. This digital video offers a step-by-step demonstration of how to use the toilet using animated characters to demonstrate each of the six steps. The video is 5 minutes 3 seconds long, and it is available for download over the Internet.

Wonkidos: Playing With Friends

Wonkidos: Playing With Friends is a behavior training program and a personal skills and independent living program designed to teach children with developmental, emotional, learning, communication or cognitive disabilities or autism how to ask a friend to play. This digital video offers a step-by-step demonstration using animated characters. Special topics include eye contact, communication and smiling at friends. The video teaches proper ways to approach and greet another child, as well as ways

Word Wizard

Word Wizard is a language, reading, spelling and vocabulary tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with low vision, learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use an Apple iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to help children learn word and sentence structure and spelling. Word Wizard contains 173 word lists of 10 words and available categories include: Dolch Words, 1000 most frequently used w

Words & Concepts Ii

Words & Concepts II is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed to enrich vocabulary, strengthen language comprehension, increase understanding of word relationships and encourage concept development for individuals with developmental, physical, visual, hearing and language learning disabilities, and autism. The program offers the following activities using a 40 noun core vocabulary and pictures, usually at three levels of difficulty: Vocabulary, Categorization, Word Identificatio

Words & Concepts Iii

Words and Concepts III is a language and vocabulary tutorial program designed to enrich vocabulary, strengthen language comprehension, increase understanding of word relationships and encourage concept development for individuals with developmental, physical, visual, hearing and language learning disabilities, and autism. The program offers the following activities using a 40 noun core vocabulary and pictures, usually at three levels of difficulty: Vocabulary, Categorization, Word Identification

Words That Direct

Words that Direct is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with cognitive or developmental disabilities. This program teaches 80 words which are essential for direction in the community. Included in the program are such words as: Back up, close, don’t turn, enter, no exit, open, push, pull, step down, step up and more. Multimedia software combines live action video and human-quality audio in an adult format. Corresponding print exercis

Words That Direct

Words That Direct is a safety awareness and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce 80 common words that direct people in their daily lives. The program includes such words as: back up, close, don't turn, enter, no exit, open, push, pull, step down, step up and more. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of Words That Direct can be used on the same device by multip

Work Skills Sampler

The Work Skills Sampler is a job readiness tutorial program designed to teach and reinforce basic skills critical for employment for people with cognitive disabilities. It provides simple information that allows the user to become more capable of functioning independently at work. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated with human-quality audio. One instance of the Work Skills Sampler can be used on the same device by multiple people and administered by a therapist or care provider in

Workbook Window

The Workbook Window is an educational aid and communication board designed for use by individuals with communication, speech or cognitive disabilities. The Workbook Window transforms any workbook into a write-on wipe-off Practice Book. To use, slide an open workbook into the clear vinyl sleeve. It can be used with dry erase markers or wipe-off crayons and accommodates standard size workbooks as well as single worksheets. The lapboard construction allows tabletop or lap use. The revrse side ha

Workhard System (Model A873500)

The Workhard System, model A873500, is a work simulator designed for rehabilitation following injury or for work assessment and training for individuals with cognitive, neurological, or physical disabilities. This work conditioning system is designed for assessment, functional capacity evaluation, or work simulation. The package includes a Lift & Place Rack Station, Carry-All Weight Box, Tool Kit Weight Box, Stockroom Crate Weight Box, Packing Carton Weight Box, a set of 16 disc weights, foo

Working4

The PECS system is described as an aided augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) system in which individuals exchange pictures of items to obtain tangibles and other needs. The Working4 app is designed for use by individuals with communication and autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) who are using a visual reinforcement system. This app visually reminds the user what they are working for, how much work needs to be done and how close they are to earning a reward for that work. This app can b

Wrap Around Weighted Sash

The Wrap Around Weighted Sash is a weighted wrap designed for children with anxiety, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) or Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD). The Wrap Around Weighted Sashes provide the user a little extra pressure on the body that can improve attention. Research has consistently shown pressure on the skin and extra work for the joints and muscles provide a calming and focusing effect for users who tend to fidget. Worn for up to 30

Wrap Arounds

Wrap Arounds are weighted belts designed to be worn in pairs in an “x” configuration over the shoulders as an alternative to a weighted vest. They are intended for use with children with physical or neurological disabilities, sensory processing disorder, and autism. It is designed to help children reduce instances of distraction, stress, anxiety and hyperactivity. Each belt is made with 100 percent cotton corduroy and filled with a non-toxic and hypoallergenic PET pellet material that is BPA and

Write:outloud

Write: Outloud is a voice output word processor program designed to speak letters, words, sentences and paragraphs in order to enhance user writing quality for children with low vision or severe physical or cognitive disabilities. This program reads each word as it is typed for consistent auditory feedback, and it can also reads any electronic text, enabling students tp research and present reports. Included imported graphics can also be used to prompt and support writing with the "get picture

Write:outloud To Go

Write:Outloud To Go is a voice output word processor designed for use by individuals with learning disaibilities. This system combines Write:Outloud (see separate entry) software from Don Johston, the Dana portable word processor from Renaissance Learning (see entry), and a VoiceCard. Students can use it to take notes in class, collect research in the library, or write essays with speech feedback. Auditory support helps the student self-evaluate voice, word choice, and sentence fluency. Informat

Writeonline

WriteOnline is a voice output word processor program, word prediction program and on-screen keyboard program designed for individuals at all ability levels, including people with learning disabilities, dyslexia, low vision, or cognitive disabilities. It has a wide range of accessibility options for users who cannot use a mouse or keyboard, including individuals with upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. The user can install the program from CD or access the program over the Interne

Writing With Symbols - Spanish

Writing with Symbols - Spanish is a picture-based voice output word processing program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This Spanish-language program is a version of Writing with Symbols 2000 (see entry). It enables individuals who do not recognize text to write with pictures. Picture symbols appear with each word as it is typed. The program also allows teachers and parents to make picture-based instructional materials, and includes a pictorial spell checker.

XAVIX® Eyehand

Xavix Eyehand is designed for use by individuals Alzheimer’s and who have experienced a traumatic brain injury, stroke, or cardiovascular incident and are working to improve coordination between body and mind. Training not just with your head but also with both hands.  It stimulates the left and right side of your brain in a well-balanced manner. This helps build up the neurotransmission system between the brain and the body.

Yogarilla Fun Deck

Yogarilla Fun Deck is designed to teach children with and without physical disabilities traditional and original yoga poses. This set contains 55 yoga poses and 110 colorful activities on 6 inch x 8 inch cards to help children understand how their bodies and minds work together. Occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists, physical therapists, teachers, and parents can use yoga in the classroom, at home, or in treatment to improve fine and gross motor skills, sensory processing, atten

Zbs Audio

ZBS Audio CDs are recorded books designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The catalog features books and radio/audio stories on CD in categories that include science fiction, mystery, humor, and children's books. Many of the radio/audio productions were originally broadcast on National Public Radio, the BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation), or the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation). Titles and authors include The Complete Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy, by Dougl

Zingui

Zingui is a dynamic tool for augmentative communication designed for use by individuals with communication, cognitive, learning or speech disabilities. Zingui allows users to make recordings and store them into message cells. It comes with ready-made vocabulary that can be personalized. The Zingui can be operated via touch screen, through one or two switches, a USB mouse or any other USB access method. Zingui Plus offers all the features of Zingui, but with added text-to-speech software featurin

Zipkrooz Assisted

ZipKrooz ™ Assisted is an adapted playground zip line designed to stimulate proprioceptive and vestibular senses for children ages 2 to 12 year of age with limited upper and/or lower body strength. The rotationally molded bucket seat with a lock-in-place harness provides stability and security. The ZipKrooz ™ Assisted offers a 2-way ride along an easy glide trolley. There is a built-in elevation that can be installed on level ground with no embankments needed. OPTIONS: Additional Bay. SIZES

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