Assistive Technology Service Delivery

Assistive Technology Service Delivery: A Practical Guide for Disability and Employment Professionals provides professionals working in vocational rehabilitation with the guidelines and methodologies they need to carry out their daily work at a high standard. Crucially, the techniques and tools described in the book are based on evidence gathered in rigorous research. Chapters cover an introduction to the accommodations system, the role of assistive technology as an accommodation and evidence-based practice in vocational rehabilitation, the service delivery process, from referral, through technology procurement and implementation, to the monitoring of outcomes. Drawing on their extensive experience, the authors then present techniques, tools and tips for assistive technology service delivery, with illustrative case study examples. Written with practicing assistive technology professionals and students in mind, this book translates technical knowledge into content that professionals can understand and readily apply. Presented in a highly accessible style that translates technical knowledge into content that practicing professionals can understand and readily apply Based on evidence-based practice, giving the reader the evidence to support the application of assistive technology in vocational rehabilitation Written by highly-regarded assistive technology professionals who share their hands-on experience of applying the techniques, tools and tips covered in the book

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  • Author : Anthony Shay
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 260 pages
  • ISBN : 0128129808
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Assistive Technology Service Delivery

Assistive Technology Service Delivery
  • Author : Anthony Shay
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 14 September 2018
GET THIS BOOKAssistive Technology Service Delivery

Assistive Technology Service Delivery: A Practical Guide for Disability and Employment Professionals provides professionals working in vocational rehabilitation with the guidelines and methodologies they need to carry out their daily work at a high standard. Crucially, the techniques and tools described in the book are based on evidence gathered in rigorous research. Chapters cover an introduction to the accommodations system, the role of assistive technology as an accommodation and evidence-based practice in vocational rehabilitation, the service delivery process, from referral,

Assistive Technology Assessment Handbook

Assistive Technology Assessment Handbook
  • Author : Stefano Federici,Marcia Scherer
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 23 November 2017
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Assistive Technology Assessment Handbook, Second Edition, proposes an international ideal model for the assistive technology assessment process, outlining how this model can be applied in practice to re-conceptualize the phases of an assistive technology delivery system according to the biopsychosocial model of disability. The model provides reference guidelines for evidence-based practice, guiding both public and private centers that wish to compare, evaluate, and improve their ability to match a person with the correct technology model. This second edition also offers

Cook and Hussey's Assistive Technologies- E-Book

Cook and Hussey's Assistive Technologies- E-Book
  • Author : Albert M. Cook,Janice Miller Polgar
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 07 August 2013
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Master the assistive strategies you need to make confident clinical decisions and help improve the quality of life for people with disabilities with the latest edition of this comprehensive text. Based on the Human Activity Assistive Technology (HAAT) model developed by the authors, the book provides detailed coverage of the broad range of devices, services, and practices that comprise assistive technology and focuses on the relationship between the human user and the assisted activity within specific contexts. This title includes

Handbook of Electronic Assistive Technology

Handbook of Electronic Assistive Technology
  • Author : Ladan Najafi,Donna Cowan
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 November 2018
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Electronic Assistive Technology (EAT) is a subset of a wider range of products and services known as Assistive Technology (AT). AT is designed to support and enable people with disabilities, either acquired or congenital, to participate in activities with greater independence and safety. With a global aging population, it has an important role to play in enabling and supporting those with disability and their carers. Handbook of Electronic Assistive Technology discusses a range of commonly available or emerging electronic assistive

Assistive Technologies- E-Book

Assistive Technologies- E-Book
  • Author : Albert M. Cook,Janice Miller Polgar,Pedro Encarnação
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 08 November 2019
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Master the assistive strategies you need to make confident clinical decisions and help improve the quality of life for people with disabilities. Based on the Human Activity Assistive Technology (HAAT) model developed by Al Cook, Sue Hussey and Jan Polgar, Assistive Technologies: Principles & Practice, 5th Edition, provides detailed coverage of the broad range of devices, services, and practices that comprise assistive technology. This new text offers a systematic process for ensuring the effective application of assistive technologies — and focuses on

Clinician's Guide to Assistive Technology

Clinician's Guide to Assistive Technology
  • Author : Don A. Olson,Frank DeRuyter
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release : 07 May 2021
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This useful resource is designed to offer healthcare professionals specific information about the diverse area of assistive technology. It covers the variety of technology available and explains the adaptations of the technology, as well as how different devices work together. The first section provides the fundamentals of assistive technology, discussing issues such as life span considerations, environmental context, and funding and public policy. The next section delves into topics especially relevant for patient care, including computer access and alternative communication.

Cook and Hussey's Assistive Technologies- E-Book

Cook and Hussey's Assistive Technologies- E-Book
  • Author : Albert M. Cook,Janice Miller Polgar
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 07 August 2013
GET THIS BOOKCook and Hussey's Assistive Technologies- E-Book

Master the assistive strategies you need to make confident clinical decisions and help improve the quality of life for people with disabilities with the latest edition of this comprehensive text. Based on the Human Activity Assistive Technology (HAAT) model developed by the authors, the book provides detailed coverage of the broad range of devices, services, and practices that comprise assistive technology and focuses on the relationship between the human user and the assisted activity within specific contexts. This title includes

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy
  • Author : Meral Huri
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 05 July 2017
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This new book presents the growing occupational therapy knowledge and clinical practice. Occupational therapy, as a health profession, is concerned with preserving well-being through occupations, and its main goal is to help people participate in the activities of daily living. This is achieved by working with people to improve their ability to engage in the occupations they want to engage in or by changing the occupation or the environment to better support their occupational engagement. The topic of the book

Quality Indicators for Assistive Technology

Quality Indicators for Assistive Technology
  • Author : Gayl Bowser,Diana Foster Carl,Kelly Fonner,Jane Edgar Korsten,Terry Vernon Foss,Kathleen Lalk,Joan Breslin Larson,Scott Marfilius,Susan McCloskey,Penny Reed,Joy Smiley Zabala
  • Publisher : CAST Professional Publishing
  • Release : 01 June 2016
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More than 6 million children with disabilities in North America require assistive technology and related services each year in order to participate and succeed in school. This book, Quality Indicators for Assistive Technology, provides an essential guide for assessing a child's needs, choosing and implementing the right technologies and services, and training education professionals in how to optimize learning with these critical tools.

Assistive Technology for the Elderly

Assistive Technology for the Elderly
  • Author : Nagender Kumar Suryadevara,Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 11 March 2020
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Assistive Technology for the Elderly addresses the intricacies involved in the design and development of assisted technologies for the elderly, covering smart systems such as magnifying book contents, speaking electronic devices, alarms for doors and windows, smart alert bands, panic buttons, medication dispensers and reminders, Wander Gard, physiological parameters monitoring systems and smart home monitoring systems. This book is aimed at those who are responsible for designing assistive technology intended to be used by the elderly. It lays out the

The Future of Disability in America

The Future of Disability in America
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Committee on Disability in America
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 24 September 2007
GET THIS BOOKThe Future of Disability in America

The future of disability in America will depend on how well the U.S. prepares for and manages the demographic, fiscal, and technological developments that will unfold during the next two to three decades. Building upon two prior studies from the Institute of Medicine (the 1991 Institute of Medicine's report Disability in America and the 1997 report Enabling America), The Future of Disability in America examines both progress and concerns about continuing barriers that limit the independence, productivity, and participation in community

Community Rehabilitation Services for People with Disabilities

Community Rehabilitation Services for People with Disabilities
  • Author : Orv C. Karan,Stephen Greenspan
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 16 May 2014
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Community Rehabilitation Services for People with Disabilities delves into the changes happening in the disability services in the United States. The book focuses on how these changes are affecting the way professionals and agencies relate to people with disabilities and their families. The text aims to provide an introductory view of the community revolution in disability services. The book is divided into three parts. Part 1 breaks down the underlying principles of the community revolution in disability services. Part 2 discusses the