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Princeton, New Jersey (January 7, 2022). Lingraphica, maker of the Lingraphica® speech-generating device for aphasia, announces the release of four new SmallTalk apps on the Apple App store.

Designed for people with aphasia, an impairment in the ability to use language, these apps provide a vocabulary of pictures that talk in a natural human voice.

Our New SmallTalk Apps:

SmallTalk Conversational Phrases: words and phrases commonly used in conversations, such as greetings, responses, requests, and statements about well-being.
SmallTalk Daily Activities: words and phrases related to the activities of daily living, such as bathing, dressing, grooming, and leisure.
SmallTalk Pain Scale: pain descriptions and images from the Wong-Baker FACES pain scale.
SmallTalk Intensive Care: words and phrases patients can use to communicate with medical providers in the ICU.
The Rest of the SmallTalk Family:

Other Lingraphica apps available on the Apple App store are SmallTalk Aphasia Female; SmallTalk Aphasia Male; SmallTalk Dysphagia; SmallTalk Oral Motor Exercises; SmallTalk Phonemes; SmallTalk Consonant Blends; SmallTalk Common Phrases; SmallTalk Days, Months, Dates; and SmallTalk Letters, Numbers, Colors.

Lingraphica’s chief executive officer, Andrew Gomory, is delighted to be offering additional SmallTalk apps for use on the iPod touch, iPhone, and iPad. “These SmallTalk apps provide affordable communication solutions,” said Mr. Gomory. “We are pleased to be able to offer our growing family of apps to aid people with their day to day activities.”

Lingraphica-The Aphasia Company™ is the leading provider of speech-generating devices for people whose ability to speak or understand words has been impaired by a stroke or brain injury. With the Lingraphica they can communicate with picture icons that speak words and phrases in a natural human voice, or they can practice speech using videos and language exercises. The Lingraphica is Medicare reimbursable. It is available for a no-obligation trial. For more information call 888-APHASIA (888-274-2742) or visit www.lingraphica.com

A treatment center located in north Toronto that is dedicated to training volunteers and partners of aphasic individuals to communicate with them. The aphasia centre is a community-based agency which provides support and education for adults with aphasia.

The Aphasia Institute

Virtual Therapist helps aphasia patients recover language

Aphasia Help

An article by Richard Steele, PhD in Advance Magazine May 18, 2021

Advance Magazine Article .

A six week intensive speech-language therapy program.

UMAP

BIndependent.Com

A company with various products from communication boards to rollators, products to make life easier and safer.

Bindependent.com

Vidatak E-Z Board

An inovation in patient communication

Vidatak.com

The Intensive Aphasia Program at North Memorial Medical Center in Minneapolis, MN is the first of its kind in its region.

North Memorial

Voice Recording Photo Album

This is a great tool for those with Aphasia. Make Your Photos Talk with These Voice Recorders. With these new voice recorders, your pictures no longer need to be silent.

Photos Talk!

Dysphagia Plus

Their goal is to provide language therapy tools and other products for speech language pathologists, occupational therapists, special educators and other health care professionals who work with individuals afflicted with swallowing and communication disorders.

Dysphagia Plus