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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.

Name Category Platform Age Supporting Research Rating
Words in Pictures
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • Educational
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • Organizer
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
Touch Mouse
  • Accessibility
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Anecdotal
See.Touch.Learn.
  • Language
  • iPad
  • Anecdotal
First Words Checklist - Language Learning Assessment for Toddlers and Pre-K
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Preschool (2-5)
VolaFriends
  • Social Skills
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Easy Questions
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • Android
  • Anecdotal
LetMeTalk
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • Educational
  • Android
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
ABA Datasheets: PIR
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Android
  • All Ages
E-Mintza
  • Communication
  • Android
  • Anecdotal
Sign Me A Story
  • Communication
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Children (6-12)
  • Anecdotal
FastMall- Shopping Malls, Community and Interactive Maps
  • Functional Skills
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Anecdotal
iKatha
  • Social Skills
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • iPad
  • Children (6-12)
  • Adolescents (13-17)
iAssessNTeach Home Series
  • Organizer
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • Anecdotal
Aiko & Egor: Animation 4 Autism
  • Recreation
  • Social Skills
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • Preschool (2-5)
  • Children (6-12)
  • Research
Aaron
  • Communication
  • Windows Phone
  • Preschool (2-5)
  • Children (6-12)
  • Anecdotal