Project Detail
Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) logo
Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) logo

Handheld technology to assist students with autism spectrum disorder  

This small business and innovation reserach project developed iPrompt software for use on mobile devices, aimed at teachers who will employ the product to support students with ASD. Project Status
NEW

2010

Funder Department of Education
Fiscal Year Funding $99,735.00
Current Award Period 2010-2010
Project Number edies11c0040
Principal Investigator Tedesco, Robert
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Treatments)
Subcategory Technology-Based Interventions and Supports
Strategic Plan Objective New! Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 4LD. Support at least five community-based studies that assess the effectiveness of interventions and services in broader community settings by 2015. Such studies may include comparative effectiveness research studies that assess the relative effectiveness of: o Different and/or combined medical, pharmacological, nutritional, behavioral, service-provision, and parent- or caregiver-implemented treatments; o Scalable early intervention programs for implementation in underserved, low-resource, and low-literacy populations; and o Studies of widely used community intervention models for which extensive published data are not available. Outcome measures should include assessment of potential harm as a result of autism treatments, as well as positive outcomes. IACC Recommended Budget: $37,500,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution HandHold Adaptive, LLC
State/Country Connecticut
Web Link 1 Handheld technology to assist students with autism spectrum disorder (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
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