What is Assist for Autism and Special Needs?

Assist for Autism and Special Needs is taking special education forward with a user friendly, engaging robot assistant for teachers, complete with ready to use activities to help children reach new levels of greatness.
Nao Robot
The Nao robot is an interactive robot that can act as a link between human and technological worlds. With his highly predictable, and repeatable behaviour, he can reduce anxiety and provide a tireless, non-judgemental tool for teachers.
Assist for Autism
The Assist for Autism and Special Needs interface, provides a single interface for teachers to control Nao and configure the activities available on him. Using a web browser, on a pc, laptop, iPad or any device that supports JavaScript, Nao can be managed and activities configured and launched to create a unique experience tailored to your students.
A range of fun and educational activities are supplied with Assist for Autism and Special Needs. These activities can assist in teaching social and communication skills by positively stimulating your students and providing positive feedback through Nao the robot. You can even add your own stories, cardsets and songs to meet your student's requirements via the Robot Content Manager.

Emotional Recognition

Challenge your students to expand their emotional recognition with games to help them understand empathy. In How do i Feel, Nao will tell a story and pause at certain points to ask how a character may be feeling.

Sensory Stories

Sensory stories allow students to participate in the world of the story by pausing to allow them to have sensory experiences such as stroking fur, walking on grass or putting their hands in water.

Collaborative Working

Enhance collaborative working with applications that can be played in groups! In colour hunter, the robot will ask the students to help him find coloured objects around the room to help restore his colours.

Body Awareness

Play applications such as touch my head that are specifically designed to increase a students body awareness. In this game, Nao will ask the student to touch part of his body, for example, “Touch my left hand”.

Customisable Content

The Assist application suite contains fully customisable stories, card sets songs and sensory stories to allow unlimited possibilities and variations for your students.

Plus Many More

The Assist package contains over 20 different applications, get in touch to find out more about what we have to offer.

Assist for Autism can be supplied as a complete solution including a Nao robot, or, if you already have a Nao, just buy the application and access all of your Nao’s behaviours, along with the Assist activities.

Solutions start from as little as £1620 (excluding Nao6 Robot).