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.
5 Lessons, over 400 sentences.
Simple conversational phrases Model/Patient: I'm
frustrated. I need help.
Describing pictures (See the screenshot at the upper right of this page)
Answering in the affirmative Model:
Would you like to go out to eat? Patient: Yes, I would like to go out to eat.
Answering in the negative Model:
Is it lunch time? Patient: No, it is
not lunch time.
Interrogative reversal Model:
My daughter is getting married. Patient:
Is your daughter getting
Plus Custom Lessons
Easily create your own lessons (in the
Deluxe and Professional versions only)
specialized conversational phrases, parts of speeches, sermons,
phrases for common activities, playing cards, etc. Add up to 3
Custom lessons in the Deluxe version and up to 100 Custom
lessons in the Professional version. Easy to use - run it with the spacebar
Operate it with only a
single key (spacebar) or the mouse. Anyone can use it.
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 (expressive aphasia), 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 XP or newer.
80 MB Hard Disk Space.
Sound Card and Speakers (if your computer makes any sound