Atlanta, GA,
15
May
2015
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03:30 PM
America/New_York

Brain Injury Experts Recommend Mobile Apps for People with Memory Impairments

Shepherd Center therapists recommend apps for memory aids, home management, medical management, education and brain exercise.

Shepherd Center speech-language pathologists and occupational therapists have compiled a list of recommend mobile apps for memory aids, home management, medical management, education and brain exercise. They have used these apps with brain injury and stroke patients as part of their inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation programs at Shepherd Center.

Here are some of the most popular apps, many of which are available for both Apple and Google devices. A complete list is available in the PDF download above.

For memory and planning aids, try:

  • Fantastical 2
  • Evernote
  • Penultimate
  • TextMinder
  • Remember the Milk

For home management, try:

  • HomeRoutines
  • Bill Keeper
  • Grocery List Free

For medical management, try:

  • PillBoxie
  • My Medical Info
  • My Fitness Pal

For education, try:

  • iStudiez Lite
  • Paper Helper
  • 3D Brain

For brain exercises, try:

  • iJewels
  • Lumosity
  • Fuzzy Memory
  • Matrix-Game 2
  • Racing Penguin

For more information on brain injury rehabilitation services at Shepherd Center, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

About Shepherd Center

Shepherd Center, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is a private, not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury, brain injury, multiple sclerosis, spine and chronic pain, and other neuromuscular conditions. Founded in 1975, Shepherd Center is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the nation. In its more than four decades, Shepherd Center has grown from a six-bed rehabilitation unit to a world-renowned, 152-bed hospital that treats more than 900 inpatients, 575 day program patients and more than 7,100 outpatients each year.