Temple Grandin (the Movie) and AAC Device

Temple Grandin*

I had not heard of Dr. Temple Grandin until I watched the Emmy Awards. The award winning HBO movie “Temple Grandin” tells the story of a most remarkable woman. She has the determination to live a productive life in spite of autism. Her tenacity to ‘right a wrong’ should be inspiration for us all. After winning 7 Emmys “Temple Grandin” has now been nominated for a Golden Globe – Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made For Television. I recommend “Temple Grandin” available on Netflix.

I also recommend TapToTalk a product developed locally by Assistyx for non-verbal autistic children.


HBO watch Temple Grandin trailer

Dr. Temple Grandin Official Autism Website

TapToTalk – facebook

*Temple Grandin photo credit: Steve Jurvetson on flickr

Note: an AAC is a device which helps people with speech impairments communicate.

1 Comment so far

  1. TapToTalk Support (unregistered) on December 19th, 2010 @ 10:32 am


    Thanks for the kind words and recommendation. People can find out more at our web site, http://www.taptotalk.com.

    TapToTalk with sample AAC content is available for free in the iTunes App Store and the Android Market. TapToTalk also runs on Nintendo DS, DSi and DSi-XL.

    That TapToTalk Team

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