Breathe2Relax ($0.00) Breathe2Relax is a portable stress management tool which provides detailed information on the effects of stress on the body and instructions and practice exercises to help users learn the stress management skill called diaphragmatic breathing.Breathing exercises have been documented to decrease the body’s ‘fight-or-flight’ (stress) response, and help with mood stabilization, anger control, and anxiety management.
Students can practice choral reading to build fluency using the iPrompt iPad app. Choose a famous text – or one you and your students have written – and cut and paste it into the app. Change the font size and speed of delivery to meet the needs of your students. Have students read in unison or act as a timekeeper for another child. It’s a great way to connect to the Speaking and Listening anchor standards of the Common Core. $0.00
Fluency Journal ($9.99) Fluency Journal allows speech therapists, educational professionals, and parents to record and rate stuttering behaviors and dysfluent moments. With Fluency Journal, users can establish an individual profile for each speaker for logging stuttering behavior. Percentage of stuttering moments can be calculated instantly and automatically. Reports of fluency characteristics, combined with sound tracks of speaker’s production can be exported to others.
Smooth Talker ($2.99) Specially developed for speech & language pathologists (SLPs) & parents of children that have fluency issues. Smooth Talker aides therapists & parents by putting the power of a dedicated hardware device into their hands. A detailed video can be viewed online here: http://smoothtalker.shaon.net
Fluency Measurement ($? - FREE on 4/27/14) Fluency Measurement by Express SLP is a tool for a speech-language pathologist (SLP) to quickly collect and analyze a speech sample for stuttering and other speech disfluencies. Types of disfluencies include: sound/syllable repetitions, word repetitions, prolongations, blocks, broken words, phrase revisions, and interjections.
MyLynel ($0.00 with iAP options) FIVE FREE therapy packs to help practice different techniques. THIRTY unique speech drills in each. UNLIMITED live sessions to practice the transfer of skills to real-life conversations.
SLP-Dysfluency-Plus ($2.99) a tool designed by an SLP for on-line fluency evaluation. This application not only tracks ‘Fluent’ vs ‘Dysfluent’ words/syllables, but also, categorizes dysfluencies into the 3 common core behaviours: Repetitions, Prolongations & Blocks. Dysfluency Plus Index Counter provides the following results: 1. Total Fluent words/syllables 2. Total words/syllables 3. Totals for each of the following core behaviours: a.Repetitions b.Prolongations c.Blocks