Comprehension Therapy


Type of exercises & brief description             

  • Listening and/or reading comprehension at single word level of: verbs (107 items), adjectives (107 items) and nouns (507 items, 10 categories)
  • 3 levels of difficulty
  • Can present from 10 to 100 exercises per session

Error handling: None

Prompts/cues: 3 items are provided but consecutive unsuccessful identification reduces items to 2. Consistently correct selections, increases items to 6. No other cues are provided.

Record results: Results are summarised at the end of the session in % format but not recorded for future reference. Can set a default email address to send results to.


  • In easy and medium mode, distractors are not always phonological, semantic or visual. In hard mode, distractors are visual and semantic.
  • FREE TRIAL available through the languagetherappy Lite app


Supplier: Tactus


Easy to use independently: Yes
Number of exercises: Very Large
Version: UK English, American English, Other Languages Available
Access: Touchscreen
Record Results: Yes
Evaluation: Can author/customise, Developed with SLT, Free trial, Prompts/cues given, Remote results access, Theory based, Tutorials