There are many considerations and factors including driving/input method, mounting of driver controls, postural control, power positioning, programming, and environmental access/control. This workshop will review many of the considerations that must be examined when recommending alternative controls. Case specific examples will be utilized to elucidate the often-delicate interplay between alternative control access and complex seating system needs.
1 Contact hour(s)
On-site or Live Stream Lecture
Intermediate Level Course
What You Will Learn
Through this course, participants will accomplish the following:
Proper Examination & Consideration
Learn which considerations and factors must be weighed and examined when recommending alternative drive controls.
Learn the Right Balance
We'll dive into the research to examine the delicate interplay between alternative drive controls and complex seating & positioning needs.
Understand the Outcomes
Learn how the right recommendation and selection of alternative drive controls can impact a patient or client's overall health outcomes.
0.1 AOTA CEU(s)
1 Contact Hour(S)
Who is this program for?
Occupational Therapy Assistants
Physical Therapist Assistants
Assistive Technology Professionals
Medical Suppliers & Providers
Complex Rehabilitation Professionals
AOTA Classification Code(s)
Category: OT Service Delivery
Sychronous Live, On-site Lecture or Live Stream Lecture, Discussion, Clinical Applications, and Demonstration
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