Speech therapy software that improves
articulation and word retrieval. Useful for aphasia and oral
Patients sees a word and/or picture and hears the word (human
speech), the speaks the word themselves. Patient then hears their
speech, and the model speech for comparison.
With over 400 words, this
program provides weeks (or months) of therapy.
Add your own
words pictures and sounds, for unlimited, customized therapy (in Pro and Deluxe versions).
Lesson 4: Pictures and word for nouns
Make the exercises easier or harder by changing
which cues are provided: text, spoken model, picture (in picture
lessons). The more cues you choose to have shown, the
easier the exercise is. If a cue is not shown, the patient can
click on a button to see or hear it.
6 Lessons, over 400 words.
- Word Retrieval
- Oral Reading
- Auditory Discrimination
Easiest level has single letter, like "b",
hardest has words like "pouring", with a wide variety in between.
- Single syllable words
- Short words, organized by beginning sound (at,
abe, able, boy, bay, boat, etc.)
- Short words, organized by ending sound (cat,
boat, tow, stow, etc.)
- Pictures and words for nouns.
- Pictures and words for verbs.
- Words for abstract concepts (mind, happy,
family members, hobby and work vocabulary. Professional version lets you add up to 400 lessons each with 400 exercises
(160,000 ) .
In the Deluxe, you can create one custom lesson with up to 400
my husband uses it, his diction improves.
I can always tell when my husband has been
using Sights and Sounds because his diction really improves."
- Jayne Quigley, caregiver.
story in the Stroke Connection magazine of the National Stroke
Easy to use - run it with the spacebar
Operate it with only a
single key (spacebar) or the mouse. Anyone can use it.
Has the spoken and written
cues in Spanish. translations were by
Javier Cano, speech pathologist certified in both Spain and
If the patient also need to watch someone's mouth moving in order to repeat words back clearly (due to severe apraxia, articulation difficulty, etc.) try our apraxia software program Speech Sounds On Cue, which shows them video of how to move their lips and tongue.
Additional Clinical Info
This aphasia & apraxia software is helpful for word-retrieval due to anomia
, in which the patient has difficulty naming objects or retrieving words. So, if you show them pictures of objects, they have difficulty verbally naming the object. It's particularly effective for fluent aphasia
(also called Wernicke's Aphasia
), in which the patient can speak, but much of that speech is in appropriate. So if you show them a baseball and ask "what is it" they might respond "round...you throw...you know...the catcher..."
- Microsoft Windows: Vista, 7, 8, and 10
- 32 MB or more memory
- About 80 MB Hard Drive
- Color screen (monitor)
- Recommended: a Sound Card (which most
computers have already. If you have speakers they are plugged into the
Also requires Soundcard and microphone.
“[It's] a godsend
Your Bungalow S & L CD lessons have been a godsend for my stroke which left me with a speech problem. I have been working which my speech therapist.
- Edward G. Volick P.E.