Helps patient speak more slowly or more quickly,
especially for patients who are talking so fast that their speech is not
In 2011, we increased the amount of material in this program by 400%, including Sherlock Holmes and famous American speeches (over
36,000 words, which should take a patient about 8 hours to work through
the first time. Most patients read the same stories many, many times).
Speech Pacer shows patient text to read and moves a text-highlighting
cursor along to pace a user’s reading rate. Patient speaks each word, phrase, or sentence as it is highlighted.
Users may select from the following options:
- Automatic (timed) cursor
- Manual advance (cursor
moves when the right arrow is pressed)
- Word, phrase, or sentence
- Enlarged font (text) size.
Reading Moby Dick, pacing one word at at time