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THE IMPACT OF DISABILITY, VISION, AGING AND THEIR RELATIONSHIP TO DRIVING
This two-day seminar has been developed for traffic safety / driver education professionals with limited knowledge of disabilities, as well as for health professionals who wish to apply their knowledge of the different types and levels of disabilities to the driving task.

TOPICS COVERED:
• Acquired, congenital, developmental
and progressive types of disabilities
• Age-related impairments
• Driver assessment process
• Implications for driver assessment
and training
• Adaptive driving equipment and
vehicle modifications
• Driver licensing issues

       2017    
 

Albuquerque, NM

prior to the ADED Conf.

 

July 28-29, 2017

15 ADED CDRS Contact Hours

1.5 AOTA CE approved

  SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 28,2017
 
 


INTRODUCTION TO DRIVER REHABILITATION
This two-day course is ideal for those new to the field of driver rehabilitation. The skills and knowledge needed to establish an adaptive driving program or become a new staff member for an established program will be discussed and shared. Topics of the course include: program development, behind the wheel training techniques, introduction to adaptive driving equipment and program documentation. Also discussed will be collaboration with mobility equipment dealers, family and medical team members.

TOPICS COVERED:
• The basic components of a driver clinical and
behind the wheel assessment
• Resources for collaboration within the driver
rehabilitation community
• Necessary and optional components for
starting a driver rehabilitation program
• The roles of other professionals involved in
independent and adapted mobility

Three offerings for 2017

 

 

Daytona Beach, FL

during the NMEDA Conf.

February 15-16, 2017

15 ADED CDRS Contact Hours

1.5 AOTA CE approved

 

 

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINEDecember 15, 2016

Click here for the brochure

Click here to register

Click here for hotel info & reservations

 

NMEDA Pre-Conference Workshops

Daytona Beach, FL

February 14, 2017

Click here for info & to register

Click here for hotel info & reservations


 
   
 

Denver, CO

during the

DSAA Conf.

 

April 28-29, 2017

15 ADED CDRS Contact Hours

1.5 AOTA CE approved

 

  SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 28, 2017
         

  

Hanover, MD

Anne Arundel Community College

   

October 20-21, 2017

15 ADED CDRS Contact Hours

1.5 AOTA CE approved


 

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINEAugust 20, 2017

 

 
             






APPLICATION OF ADAPTIVE VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS
This two-day course is ideal for those desiring knowledge of adaptive driving equipment as well as the process for prescribing and delivering such equipment to individuals with disabilities. Topics will cover adaptive driving equipment assessment, low tech equipment options, high tech driving systems, writing prescriptions and vehicle / equipment fitting. The course also covers collaboration with local mobility equipment dealers and drivers for best-fit options. This two-day seminar has been developed for traffic safety / driver education professionals with limited knowledge of disabilities, as well as for health professionals who wish to apply their knowledge of the different types and levels of disabilities to the driving task.


 TOPICS COVERED:
• Adaptive driving equipment assessment
• Low tech equipment
• High tech driving systems
• Prescription writing
• Vehicle and equipment fitting
• Product delivery
• Collaboration with the mobility equipment dealer


 
           
 

 

 

TRAFFIC SAFETY FOR THE DRIVER REHABILITATION SPECIALIST

his two day course is for those with a limited knowledge of traffic safety education. Instructional topics include: an overview of the highway transportation system, the physical, cognitive, and visual perceptual aspects of the driving task, rules-of-the-road, defensive driving, simulation, closed course range exercises, behind the- wheel activities (ex. lesson and progress notation).

TOPICS COVERED: 

• Strategic driving principles
• Skills and professionalism of the driver rehabilitation specialist
• Road Testing and competency assessment techniques
• General guide to the road test
• Collision scene and management
• Planning for challenging situations

 
 

Albuquerque, NM

prior to the ADED Conference

 

July 28-29, 2017

15 ADED CDRS Contact Hours
1.5 AOTA CE approved

    SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 28, 2017
 
 

CANCELLATION POLICY:  All cancellations for ADED courses, pre-conference workshops and conference registration must be made in writing to the ADED Executive Office  at least one month prior to the event; a $50.00 handling fee will be charged.   ADED reserves the right to cancel seminars due to unforeseen/unavoidable circumstances at any time. ADED is not responsible for nonrefundable airline and hotel reservations that a participant incurred due to conference cancellation. All complaints relative to the content, instructor, facilities and registration procedures are to be directed to the ADED executive office: 200 1st Ave NW #505 Hickory NC 28601.

 

ADED is an AOTA Approved Provider of live continuing education.  AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.

 

 
 
           
ADED's Online Educational Portal 
 
 

Your gateway to driver rehabilitation education.


- Live streaming courses taped at ADED and NMEDA events (now available!)
- Earn contact hours from the comfort of your home or office!
- Track your learning!
- Resources and tools accessible through your learning portal!

Click HERE to be taken ADED Learns

Click HERE for class listings and instructions

*not eligible for AOTA approved provider CE


 
Online Educational Partners
 
 

 ADED has partnered with Medbridge to offer courses in driver rehabilitation education at discounted prices.


- 2 ADED Courses: The Older Driver & Vision and Driving
- Be sure to use promo code: ADED to receive the discounted rates!
- All credits are awarded through Medbridge

- Courses may be approved for state licensure, check the Medbridge course webpage

- Credits approved for ADED CDRS renewal


Click HERE for ADED courses

 
   
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