HandHold Adaptive, LLC2 Arden Lane
Shelton, Connecticut 06484
Products manufactured by HandHold Adaptive, LLC (listed alphabetically)
iPrompts is a cognitive aid and prompter designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. An application for the iPhone and iPod Touch, iPrompts enables caregivers to customize and present visual schedules, countdown timers, and choice prompts. iPrompts includes a library of several hundred stock illustrations and photographs, and is expandable to include any digital picture desired by a user. For use with the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, or an Android device. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: iOS 3.1.3 or later or Android 2.3.3 or later.
SpeechPrompts is a speech training program and a language tutorial program designed for use by children or adults who have communication or speech disabilities or autism and by speech and language therapists and parents working with these people. This application (or app) allows the user to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to practice rate, rhythm, stress and loudness of speech. The VoiceChart feature provides real-time feedback on loudness of speech, and it can be used in quiet or loud spaces. The program graphically indicates the loudness of of the user's speech with three built-in graphics: "Too Loud," "Too Quiet," and "Just Right." The user also can use the host device's camera to add their own visuals. The VoiceMatch feature offers visual and aural feedback on stress, rate and rhythm of speech by comparing a "Teacher" voice recording to a "Student" voice recording both visually (by a waveform graphic) and aurally (via audio playback). The student attempts to matchs the teacher's waveform by repeating it aloud, and differences between the two audio recordings are highlighted in the visual display. SpeechPrompts includes a library of 50 teacher waveforms. The user can record their own recordings, and categorize, label and re-record the built-in samples. The program also allows the user to record multiple variations of a phrase by emphasizing different words such as this example: "Do *you* have that video game?" versus "Do you have *that* video game?" COMPATIBILITY: For use with an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Apple iOS 5.0 or later.
StoryMaker is a story writing program and a language tutorial program designed for use by parents and teachers working with children with learning, communication, cognitive or hearing disabilities or autism. This application (or app) allows a parent or teacher to use their Apple iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to help children create and present Social Stories using pictures, text and audio. The user can create as many stories as he or she would like using zero to three pictures per page. The program provides a library of images or, allows the user to add their own images from the camera or import images from the internet. It automatically stretches text to fit the screen. The user can also add custom voice recordings to each page or activate text-to-speech voices to read text aloud. Stories can be emailed as PDFs and printed from a computer. Background and type colors can be customized to suit each individual user. COMPATIBILITY: For use with an Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Apple iOS 5.0 or later.