April is Autism Awareness Month. Depending upon a child’s specific Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), language development and the ability to communicate will likely be impacted. Many children with an ASD diagnosis will have difficulty using language effectively, while others may be completely non-verbal.
Many of these children can benefit from Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) methods. In fact, children with a wide variety of communication and language deficiencies, in addition to those with an ASD diagnosis, can benefit from AAC technological applications. In support of Autism Awareness Month, the Apple App Store is providing the following AAC app downloads at a discounted price: