Parrot Vocabulary

SLT Summary

Type of exercises:

  • Semantics
  • Sequencing
  • Spelling
  • Homonyms & synonyms

Developed with SLT: Yes

Theory based: No, based on clinician experience

Record own speaking attempts: N/A

Correction of own speaking attempts:N/A

Easy to use?: No. The user must click on an answer, then click again to input their answer and then click again to move onto the next question.

The internet subscription exercises are very slow to accept the answer making multiple activations possible and therefore potentially confusing.

Customisation/personalisation: No

Error handling: None

Prompts/cues given: Only for one set of exercises

Tutorials: Yes, online

Free trial: Yes but not the complete program

Support: Via Livechat or the supplier can take over the user’s PC. All support takes place 9am-5pm New York time


  • The online subscription allows access to all the modules available so as the user progresses they don’t need to purchase new modules. It feels like an app when downloaded on an ipad
  • The CD version has more functions than the internet version
  • Need reading skills (single word and simple sentences)
  • Sequencing exercises work on functional, everyday activities (e,g, parking, dressing). They go from 2 step to 5 step sequencing
  • Remote access to results is possible as long as the SLT has the user’s login & password.


    US terminology/vocabulary

    Voice is American and computer generated

    No visual rewards for correct answers


Aphasia Summary

Type of exercises:

  • Word meanings
  • Putting in order
  • Spelling
  • Opposites & ‘same as’

Use your own vocabulary: No

Help given: Only for one set of exercises

Support: Free


  • Need reading skills
  • Putting things in order exercises cover everyday activities (e,g, parking, dressing).

    American vocabulary
    Voice is American and computer generated

Easy to use independently
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Exercises for working on word meanings, sequencing and spelling


Record Results
Prompts/cues given
Theory Based
Can author/customise
Free trial