PEAT Communication Scheduler for Autism

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Education
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$149,985.00
Award Year:
2012
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
edies12c0047
Agency Tracking Number:
edies12c0047
Solicitation Year:
2012
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Attention Control Systems
650 Castro Street, Suite 120-197, Mountain View, CA, 94041-
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
808269588
Principal Investigator:
Richard Levinson
Rich@brainaid.com
Business Contact:
Richard Levinson
Rich@brainaid.com
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
This project team is developing a prototype of the Planning Execution Assistant and Trainer (PEAT), an application (app) for mobile phones and tablets to provide cues and support to non-verbal students with ASD in special education settings. Students will carry and use iPhones at all times as part of this intervention, both in and out of school. PEAT will support students in achieving greater independence and self-reliance. Pilot research in Phase I will seek to demonstrate that the software prototype functions as planned, the product can be used by service providers, and students are engaged by the prototype.

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