Executive Function and Organization

Apps for Organization

Many people, both on the job and at home, are finding apps for smart phones or tablets to help make their jobs or tasks easier or more enjoyable. Individuals with ASD often find that organizing, remembering when and what to do, prioritizing, and remaining focused on job tasks is one of the most difficult aspects of their employment. To help with personal or professional organization, consider the following apps.

Description: An idea board to collect, organize, and share ideas
Compatibility: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
Cost: Free

Description: A visual way to remember what happens using searchable notes
Compatibility: iPad and iPhone
Cost: Free

Description: A virtual whiteboard
Compatibility: iPad
Cost: Free

Description: A simple to do-list app that helps sort tasks
Compatibility: iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch
Cost: $0.99

Toodledo-To-Do List
Description: A task and note manager that allows the user to prioritize tasks in a list format and to add details about the item or task in the notes
Compatibility:  iPad and iPhone
Cost: $3.00

Description: To-do list and task manager with sync options, including Dropbox and iCloud
Compatibility: iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch
Cost: $4.99