Aphasia treatment software that improves recognition
and retrieval of letters and words.
Program shows the patient a letter, word, or picture and the patient
responds by choosing or typing an answer. If the answer is incorrect,
program gives the patient helpful hints.
use it independently, thanks to special features,
starting with relearning the alphabet then identifying objects by
matching a word to a picture. At the highest levels, patient types the
name for everyday things like "apple" or "watch" or "clock".
This program is also available in Spanish.
Contains over 700 exercises in 8 difficulty Levels:
- Letter Matching
Shows a letter and patient selects the matching letter from
a multiple-choice list. [View]
- Letter Copying
Similar to #1, but patient must type answer.[View]
- Word Matching
Pick the matching word from several choices.
- Word Copying
level version of #2. Practice with basic
keyboard operation. [View]
- Picture-Word Matching, Nouns
User must pick the word for the picture. [View]
- Picture Naming
Patient identifies the picture by typing it's name. [View]
- Picture-Word Matching,
- Picture Naming, Verbs: Fill-in. [View]
Like all Bungalow programs, Aphasia Tutor 1 provides
hints and feedback to help guide the patient to the right answer. Our approach is "Success with as little assistance as needed."
The goal is for the patient to do it as independently as possible.
- Boosts patient self
- Unlimited self-paced speech therapy
- Practical preparation for
"the real world"
- Saves speech pathologists' time by automatically tracking
User can click on
the Hints button or press the <control> key on the keyboard to receive a hint in the
fill-in-the-blank levels. E.g., if the answer was "Spoon" the hint would be
"s_ _ _ _"
- Clear feedback for correct/incorrect answers.
- Use the mouse or keyboard
- Multiple difficulty levels beginning with multiple choice
single-letters, all the way to fill-in-the-blank words.
- Spanish version
Available in a Spanish version that has the cues and answers in Spanish. Patient would pick a Spanish word for
"orange" (naranjo) or type that in as the answer.
Deluxe Version FeaturesThese features are available in the Deluxe and Pro versions of
- Get more therapy with extra difficulty options. Show the first letter of the answer
or reduce the number of choices to make the program easier, or give
fewer hints to make it harder.
- Motivate the patient by
showing them how well they're doing with automatic progress
tracking which saves the results of each session are saved, to a
file. You can print this or copy it into other documentation.
Limited to a single patient. For unlimited patients,
- Make faster progress
with repetition practice.
Repeat the first 20 questions 5 times, or
repeat as many questions as you like as many times as you like.
You can also control the length of the lesson without repetition,
such as having a 25 exercise lesson. (Bungalow programs have
so many exercises we've found that even one lesson can be too much
for a patient to do in one sitting.
- Do memory training. You can
set the program to display the cue to display temporarily or until
they press any key. Then the cue disappears, and the question
- Word retrieval (aphasia)
- Letter recognition
- Word recognition
- Written naming (anomia)
- Visual scanning
"Aphasia Tutor's multiple difficulty levels and feedback ensure success...The patient never walks away from the program discouraged."
Candace Gordon, Speech Therapist, Clinic Supervisor, Portland State Speech and Science Program.
"We found a level for every patient we tried Aphasia Tutor with."
Peggy S., Speech-Language Pathologist, Duluth, MN
Easier and more productive
"Thank you for all the support....people like you made life much easier."
Helen Talley, caregiver
Read Helen's letter.
Does the patient need to hear the words and cue?
Try Aphasia Tutor 1+: Words Out Loud
It has all the features of the regular Aphasia Tutor 1 and it also speaks the cues and the answers.
[click here for more info]
Pro version has all the features of the Deluxe (above) plus it:
- Automatically remembers settings for each patient
So, when Mr.
Jones comes back in for his next visit, you just select Mr. Jones
and the program remembers how he did last time, what lesson he was
using, and what settings you used for him.
- Two Computer license
Licensed for 2 PCs at one address (one building) and for multiple patients (users) on each PC. Contact us for discounts on multiple Pro licenses.
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- Microsoft Windows (Any version from 1998 to
present: 98, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, and Windows 7),
- 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