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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
Baby Tweets - First Words
  • Communication
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Preschool (2-5)
Bag Game
  • Recreation
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
BeeAmazed!
  • Recreation
  • Educational
  • Android
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Preschool (2-5)
  • Children (6-12)
Behavior Tracker Pro
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Research

Effectiveness of a multimedia programme and therapist-instructed training for children with autism

The present study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of an interactive multimedia training programme and a conventional therapist-instructed training in improving the learning behaviours of children with autism. A multiple-subject, single case-study time-series research design was adopted in the study. Six children with autism, aged 2 years 4 months to 2 years 10 months, were recruited by convenience sampling. They attended a 12-session training programme on basic concepts (e.g.

Behavior World
  • Social Skills
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
Between the Lines Advanced
  • Social Skills
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Anecdotal
Between the Lines Level 1
  • Social Skills
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Anecdotal
Between the Lines Level 2
  • Social Skills
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Anecdotal
Big Blue Box Farm
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Preschool (2-5)
Big Day Lite
  • Organizer
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • Anecdotal
Billy Possum’s Interactive Comprehension
  • Educational
  • Language
  • iPad
  • Children (6-12)
  • Research
Birdhouse for Autism
  • Organizer
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Bitsboard PRO - The Best Educational Learning Games and Flashcards in 1 App
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
BoardBuilder
  • Accessibility
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Communication
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Boardmaker Student Center
  • Educational
  • iPad
  • Children (6-12)
  • Adolescents (13-17)