Writing Therapy

Supplier: http://tactustherapy.com/app/writing/

Type of exercises & brief description             

  • Fill the blank, anagrams, picture spelling, spelling to dictation of nouns
  • 3 levels (easy/medium/hard) - the harder levels provide more letters to choose from in the anagram exercises
  • Can choose 10-50 exercises per session and 3-10 letter words
  • Can designate upper/lowercase display

Error handling: None

Prompts/cues: Written and spoken word given as cues on request. In the harder levels, there is a 'hint' button which reduces the number of letters to choose from and will provide the initial letter if the user makes 3 errors.

Record results: Can email results to designated  email address. Details include score and which cues were requested.


  • Written instructions provided on how to use the app. These would not be accessible to someone with compromised reading skills
  • FREE TRIAL available through the languagetherappy Lite app


Supplier: Tactus



Easy to use independently: Yes
Number of exercises: 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