Chatterboxes offers our clients trial therapy sessions using the iPhone/iPod Touch Application entitled, "Proloquo2Go." (http://www.proloquo2go.com/) We feel that this AAC application is compatible from a clinical perspecitve to more expensive Augmentative Communication devices.
Proloquo2.com notes, "Proloquo2go is a new product from AssitiveWare that provides a full-featured communication solution for people who have difficulty speaking. It brings natural sounding text-to-speech voices, up-to-date symbols, powerful automatic conjugations, a default vocabulary of over 7000 itesm, full expandability and extreme ease of use to the iPhone and iPod touch."
Chatterboxes SLP's are using Proloquo2Go with several children who are non-verbal ad on the Autism Spectrum, with great success. If your child is non-verbal and may need to use a device for communication, please do not hestiate to contact us for our clinical expertise with this product, or to learn whether this device my be a helpful component to your child's therapy plan.