Mind Express 4

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The Mind Express communication software was designed for people with communication challenges, caregivers, speech and language pathologists and teachers. With Mind Express, you can communicate at the existing language level, but it also stimulates further language development. Depending on the needs and the (communication) device Mind Express has been installed on, the possibilities are a lot more extensive than face-to-face communication and games. Just think of sending/receiving text messages, calling, emailing, social media (WhatsApp, Skype, Messenger, etc.) or even connecting to devices (home automation applications) such as turning on the television, opening the door, switching on the lights, etc.

 

What makes it unique?

Communication starts with your narrative. Creating communication boards and personalizing them is quite a job. It takes up a lot of time and often the card remains rather limited. This may keep you communicating at the same language level. By offering a higher language level, language development can be stimulated even more. Mind Express not only wants to provide support, but also provide the tools to stimulate progress.

Speech therapists and universities are already conducting a great deal of research in the field of language development. Through close collaboration, Jabbla is uniquely positioned to digitally shape the latest ground-breaking strategies into ready-to-use Mind Express page sets such as Amego, PODD and SCORE.

 

How does Mind Express work?

You select cells that contain images and symbols, which the program then uses to build words and sentences. In addition to this visual communication with icons, there is also the option of written communication using a digital keyboard. Or you can combine both types of communication.

Apart from the fact that Mind Express is a complete and comprehensive package, its greatest asset is its user-friendliness. You can personalize it to find everything around you: friends, family, favorite restaurant, etc. Add your own personal drawings, photos and new symbols or have your friends, family or companions say something.

You can also find a large number of ready-to-use communication page sets and exercises on www.mind-express.com. You can use an existing file, modify it or create one yourself.

 

The new, Mind Express 4

The new version, Mind Express 4, is even more user-friendly and quicker to use! The menus and options have been extensively changed: programming is simplified, intuitive and faster. Moreover, Mind Express 4 is packed with new features: multimedia, calendars, agendas, dynamic lists, freestyle pages and more.

Mind Express 4 is dynamic and geared to the life of its users. With Mind Express 4, it is faster and easier than ever before to create cells and vocabularies, develop an exercise or create an original therapy game.

 

More independence

Language immersion - Mind Express 4 automatically conjugates verbs. This unique feature ensures a grammatically correct language immersion, helping stimulate language development.

Customized controls - In Mind Express 4, you can communicate by selecting different cells. Use the touchscreen, mouse, joystick, one, two or even more switches or head or eye tracking. Mind Express 4 is fully fitted with every control option and user preferences.

Ease of use-Mind Express 4 makes it easy to write sentences and messages using symbols and/or text. These can be read out loud, saved and printed. The communication speed is increased by using word and sentence predictions, whether or not accompanied by a suitable symbol. This means fewer keystrokes, less typing and faster writing.

Another handy tool is the option to set the acceptance and post selection time of the keystroke. Accidental or superfluous keystrokes are thus ignored.

Dynamic - Dynamic lists and pages allow you to build up a logical personal communication board. A dynamic list enables vocabulary to be arranged comprehensively and clearly. You can integrate a “read more” button, as it were, per category (e.g. fruit). You can then include all relevant words per category (such as apple, pear, mango...). There is no need to create extra pages or an unnecessarily complicated structure. You can also create your own animations and even use animated GIFs in your communication boards.

Home automation - Mind Express 4 revolves around independence. An important pillar in this is the ability to control devices in your environment, i.e. home automation. With Mind Express you can switch lights on and off, turn on the television, adjust the radio’s volume, open doors and so on.

 

Amego

Amego offers the best of both worlds for language proficient users. On the one hand, Amego includes a virtual keyboard for personal communication; on the other hand, it can contain all your favorite apps such as WhatsApp, Spotify, Skype and Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Amego is ideal to use if you want to combine all facets of a computer with written communication. Amego is a free page set in Mind Express 4.

 

System requirements

  • Windows XP or higher
  • 512 Mbyte RAM or more
  • 1 GB of free space on hard disk
  • DVD drive
Included with purchase: RealSpeak or Acapela, Symbolstix

Bridges accepts institutional P.O’s (purchase orders).

Call us for a quote or just fax or email a P.O. on your letter head.

How secure is my online order?

Any information submitted through the web store is safe and secure. Bridges uses state-of-the-art security encryption methods to ensure the highest standards of security for its online customers.

What payment methods are accepted?

We accept Visa and MasterCard for online orders.

What if I do not have a credit card?

If you do not have a credit card, please call us at 1-800-353-1107 (8:30am - 4:30pm EST) to discuss alternative payment methods.

How do I know if you have received my order?

When your order has been completed, you will receive a confirmation e-mail that will be sent to the e-mail address that you entered in the "Registration” page before checkout.

Shipping 

 

What shipping options are available?

Most of our items are shipped by Canpar, which takes 3-5 business days to reach the customer. Where service is not available, or due to the special requirements of the product, we will also use UPS, Puralator or Canada Post. Please allow 10-15 days for order processing.

Ordering multiple, heavy-weighted items? 

If our store can’t calculate your shipping costs during checkout, your order may fall outside weight, size, or destination restrictions, for online ordering.

Sorry about that. 

Just contact us by email or phone and we'll figure out another way to get your order to you. 

How much does shipping cost?

Shipping is calculated individually depending on the weight and size of the item. This will be calculated automatically upon checkout and will be included in the total price when you go to the checkout.

How long does it take for me to receive my order?

Order processing time depends on availability of the product from the manufacturer, but typically products are shipped within 10-15 business days after the order is placed. See shipping options for the number of days it will take to reach you after it leaves our warehouse.

Do you ship internationally?

No, we currently sell our products and services only in Canada.

How can I track my order?

When the order is shipped out, you will receive an e-mail with a tracking number. If you do not receive this e-mail, please call 1-800-353-1107 (8:30am - 4:30pm EST) to receive your tracking number.

 

Returns

 

Do you offer a money back guarantee?

We offer a 21-day money-back guarantee unless otherwise noted. Products must be returned in a resalable condition as determined by Bridges. Returns are subject to a 20 percent restocking fee after 21-days. Many of our manufacturers offer additional limited warranties of longer durations on their products. Returns will no longer be accepted after a period of 90 days. Please call us at 1-800-353-1107 (8:30am - 4:30pm EST) or send an e-mail to info@bridges-canada.com for more information about manufacturer's warranties or returning your product.

Please note, customers cannot return software for a refund.  However, we do offer a store credit for the full amount if returned within 21 days. After 21 days a restocking fee may apply.

How do I return a product?

To return a product you need to get a Return Authorization (R.A.) number from us. Please call us at 1-800-353-1107 (8:30am - 4:30pm EST), e-mail us at info@bridges-canada.com or fax us at 905-542-7242 to get an R.A. number and further instructions. Please note, Bridges will not accept returns without an R.A. number. The customer is responsible for shipping costs of returned products.

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