Autism Apps

Do you have a favorite autism app you'd like to add to this list? Please email a brief description of the app, including the platform, cost, age group, price, any related research, and a link to FSDB@AutismSpeaks.org and we would be happy to share your recommendation with the Autism Speaks community!

Apps are listed in alphabetical order. You can sort apps by rating by clicking the "Rating" link above that column. You can rate apps by first clicking on the app name to visit the app detail page. Then, below the description of the app, click on the number of stars for your rating of the app.

Apps now have a research rating:

 Anecdotal = No specific or related scientific studies for this type of app.  

 Research = There are some related scientific studies, but no direct research support for this type of app or technology.

 Evidence = There is solid or specific scientific evidence that this type of app or technology is helpful.

Name Category Platform Age Supporting Research Ratingsort icon
ABPathfinder's Parent Pathway
  • Organizer
  • Windows 8
  • All Ages
5
See.Touch.Learn. FREE
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Communication
  • Language
  • Math Skills
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
5
Learn with Rufus: Fun and Games
  • Recreation
  • Creative Arts
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
5
Verbal Victor
  • Communication
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
5
Words in Pictures
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • Educational
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • Organizer
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
5
Autism Tracker Pro: Track, Analyze and Share ASD Daily
  • Organizer
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
5
Visual Tokens
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Functional Skills
  • Organizer
  • Windows Phone
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
5
Visual Steps
  • Functional Skills
  • Organizer
  • Windows Phone
  • All Ages
5
Nightingale
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
5
My Autism Day
  • Organizer
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
5
Quick Talk AAC
  • Communication
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
5
ClassDojo
  • Social Skills
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
5
Birdhouse for Autism
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
5
aacorn
  • Communication
  • Language
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Research
5
Talking Mats
  • Communication
  • Educational
  • Organizer
  • Android
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Evidence
5