Oh hey – I’m back! I have been meaning to review this app for months. I’m *finally* getting around to it and quite excited to share. After all, it’s a pretty rare tool – not only is it an assessment app, but it’s for adults AND it’s fully standardized. As far as I’m aware, it’s the only one of it’s kind.
App: Standardized Touchscreen Assessment of Cognition (STAC)
An app for standardized assessment of cognitive/linguistic function in adults. By What It Is: Cognitive Innovations.
Posted in Cognitive, Language |
Tagged app, assessment, attention, auditory comprehension, categorization, cognition, cognitive innovations, cognitive-communication, cognitive-linguistics, confidentiality, executive function, home health, inpatient, ipad, long term care, memory, naming, normed, occupational therapy, orientation, outpatient, recall, rehab, short term memory, skilled nursing, speech language pathology, speech therapy, STAC, standardized, standardized touchscreen assessment of cognition, sustained attention, touchscreen, visual neglect |
My under-18 caseload has been significantly limited the past few months, so I haven’t been reviewing many children’s apps. However, I did use this app to assess several kids, and I wanted to share my thoughts!
App: Sunny Articulation & Phonology Test
An app for assessing articulation and phonological abilities by What It Is: Smarty Ears.
Posted in Articulation, Phonology |
Tagged articulation, assessment, gfta, goldman fristoe, golman fristoe test of articulation 2, ipa, phonological processes, phonology, smarty ears, standardized tests |
Happy New Year, SLPeeps! Let’s kick it off with a review of a rare type of app: an SLP assessment tool!
App: Profile of Phonological Awareness (Pro-Pa)
An app for assessing phonological awareness skills (rhyming, blending, isolating, segmenting, deleting, and substituting) by What It Is: Smarty Ears (developer) and Tanya Coyle (creator).
Posted in Language, Literacy, Phonology |
Tagged assessment, blending, deleting, isolating, phonological awareness, pro-pa, profile of phonological awareness, rhyming, segmenting, smarty ears, substituting, tanya coyle |