Talk With Me enables learners with autism to have reciprocal conversations with a partner. Each sentence in a conversation is represented by a series of images, allowing learners to experience the conversation in image, text and sound. It is suitable for learners with all verbal abilities
Talk With Me aids learning of a variety of
topics like greeting people, discussing likes and dislikes, and learning routines.
social skills like turn-taking, joint attention, cooperation and verbalisation.
Talk With Me comes with expert created content. There are three difficulty levels: beginner, intermediate and advanced, and a variety of conversation topics to choose from.
Therapists, educators and parents download conversations that are appropriate for the learners.
Talk With Me is a fully customisable learning tool. Therapists, parents and educators can edit all conversations; add/remove sentences, change images, use their own photos, and edit sentence text.
There are personalisation settings like choosing drag vs tap gesture on tablets and mobiles, choosing the spoken voice and accent, and other settings.
Talk With Me provides you with an easy to use interface to create your own conversations from scratch. All you need to do is type in the conversation, and Talk With Me does the rest: split the sentence into meaningful chunks and attach an appropriate image to represent that chunk.
This allows you to have conversations about your personal life; e.g. talking about your pet, planning for a trip, or preparing to receive a guest.