Jonathan Godfrey of ACT | The App Association recently discussedÂ some of the breakthroughs and success stories we have seen here at BridgingApps using mobile devices and apps withÂ people with autism and other disabilities in his article, Apps and Autism. Our co-founder, Cristen Reat, and our Training and Therapy Coordinator, Betsy Furler, have had the opportunity to meet with Jonathan and the ACT team a few times over the past year at SXSW, CES during the Verizon Powerful Answers Award, and in Washington, D.C.
Check out the full article on their website, and learn more about how mobile devices and apps are being used to improve the lives of people with autism and other disabilities.
ACT is an international grassroots advocacy and education organization representing more than 5,000 small and mid-size app developers and information technology firms. It is the only organization focused on the needs of small business innovators from around the world. ACT advocates for an environment that inspires and rewards innovation while providing resources to help its members leverage their intellectual assets to raise capital, create jobs, and continue innovating. In addition to its small business membership, ACT and ACT 4 Apps has several Sponsor Members including Apple, AT&T, BlackBerry, eBay, Facebook, Intel, Microsoft, Oracle, PayPal, VeriSign, and Verizon.
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