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ACCESSIBLE

Nowadays mobile apps are essential in our life, for this reason it’s necessary to make them accessible for disabled people such as blind man or visually impaired people.

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WHAT IS ACCESSIBILITY?

Thanks to the partnership with Vertical, company based in San Francisco and focused on the accessibility, we are now able to develop mobile apps for disabled people in compliance with “508 section”, a Federal law that is part of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, which established guidelines for technology accessibility.

ASSETS

Audio, Video and Multimedia

Colors

Dynamic contents and animations

Focus

Error handling

Forms and controls

General uses

Languages and contents

Navigation and input

Non text elements

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PTSD COACH

The PTSD Coach App was designed for Servicemembers and Veterans who have, or may have, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This App provides readily available tools to manage PTSD-related symptoms and stress and supports Servicemembers and Veterans with self-assessments, symptom-tracking capabilities, educational materials, and coping skills to address and monitor stress.

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ACT COACH

ACT Coach was developed for Veterans, Servicemembers, and other people who are in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in consultation with a therapist. It offers exercises, tools, information, and tracking logs so you can practice what you’re learning in your daily life.
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) aims to help you live with unpleasant thoughts, feelings, and impulses without avoiding them or being controlled by them. In ACT, you are encouraged to commit to actions so that you can live your life by your values, even in the face of these unpleasant experiences.

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STAIR Coach

STAIR Coach is designed to supplement in-person psychoterapy using  Skills Training in Affective & Interpersonal Regulation (STAIR). It also may be useful to people experincing symptoms of trauma. STAIR is an evidence-based psychoterapy that uses cognitive and behavioral techniques to help with managing emotions and relationships. The app includes in-depth psychoeducation interactive tools for emotion and behavior management, customizable reminders and quick links to support.

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AIMS

AIMS is designed for Veterans and military Service members but can be used by anyone coping with anger problems. The AIMS app is based on the Anger and Irritability Management Skills online self-help course (http://www.veterantraining.va.gov/aims/). The app provides users with education about anger, opportunities for finding support, the ability to create an anger management plan, anger tracking, and tools to help manage angry reactions. Users can also create custom tools based on their preferences, and can integrate their own contacts, photos, and music. The AIMS app may be used alone, or in combination with the online course or in-person therapy. AIMS was created by VA’s National Center for PTSD and VA’s Mental Health Services.

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