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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
A BuZoo Story
  • Recreation
  • Social Skills
  • Accessibility
  • Communication
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • Android
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
AAC Autism Talk Now
  • Social Skills
  • Accessibility
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Communication
  • Language
  • Android
  • All Ages
Able AAC Free
  • Social Skills
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Communication
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • Organizer
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
AutisMate: The iPad App for Autism
  • Social Skills
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Communication
  • Functional Skills
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Bag Game
  • Recreation
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
Behavior World
  • Social Skills
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
Bitsboard PRO - The Best Educational Learning Games and Flashcards in 1 App
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • Language
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
BrainControl: Basic Communicator Touch
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • Language
  • Windows 8
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
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
Emotionary by Me.Mu
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • iPad
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
GloRead
  • Social Skills
  • Language
  • Android
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
How Do You Feel
  • Social Skills
  • Communication
  • Windows Phone
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal
i Create… Social Skills Stories
  • Social Skills
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Educational
  • Functional Skills
  • Language
  • Organizer
  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iTouch
  • All Ages
  • Anecdotal