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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.

Namesort icon Category Platform Age Supporting Research Rating
Brainy Skills WH Game
  • Recreation
  • Communication
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Caught Being Good
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
ChatAble
  • Communication
  • iPad
  • All Ages
ChoreMonster
  • Social Skills
  • Functional Skills
  • Math Skills
  • Organizer
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
Circles App™
  • Social Skills
  • iPad
  • All Ages
ClassDojo
  • Social Skills
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Color Countdown
  • Functional Skills
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Communicate Easy
  • Accessibility
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Communication
  • Language
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Connect by Hoom House
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Android
  • Book
  • iPhone
  • All Ages
  • Research
Convey
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Communication
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
CoughDrop
  • Communication
  • Windows 8
  • Windows Phone
  • Android
  • Book
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • All Ages
Diary Journal
  • Organizer
  • Windows Phone
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
DPC (Digital Picture Communication)
  • Communication
  • iPad
  • All Ages
Emotionary by Me.Mu
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Expressive
  • Communication
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages