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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
VolaFriends
  • Social Skills
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Volume Sanity
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
Wait4it
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Communication
  • Creative Arts
  • Functional Skills
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
We Learn He She They
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Wh Questions by Teach Speech Apps
  • Language
  • iPad
  • All Ages
Words in Pictures
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • Educational
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • Organizer
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
Words on Wheels
  • Communication
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
ZacZoo
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Educational
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
ZoLO
  • Recreation
  • Creative Arts
  • Functional Skills
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal