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The Impact of Disability, Vision & Aging and their Relationship to Driving
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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.

 Export to Your Calendar 10/26/2018 to 10/27/2018
When: Friday & Saturday
8-5 both days
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Mobility Works
4012 Dearborn Place NW
Concord, North Carolina  28027
United States
Presenter: Leah Belle, OTR/L, CDI, CDRS & Laura Juel, MS, OTR/L, CDRS, ATP
Contact: ADED
866-672-9466


Online registration is available until: 10/26/2018
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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

REGISTRATION FEES:

  • $695-non member
  • $540-ADED member discounted rate. Not a member?  Join TODAY and take advantage of discounted rate!

LOCATION:

Mobility Works

4012 Dearborn Place NW
Concord, NC 28027

 

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CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS:

·         ADED: 15 hours will be awarded for completion of this seminar

·         AOTA: 1.5 CEUs AOTA does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures.

          AOTA Classification Codes: Areas of Occupation, Occupational Therapy Process: Evaluation, Professional Issues: Administration & Management
          Target Audience: OT, OTA  Educational Level: Introductory

 

About the speakers:

Leah Belle, OTR/L, CDI, CDRS is an Occupational Therapist and Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist with 33 years of experience, 20 in the field of Driver Rehabilitation.   Leah is a member of AOTA, ADED and NMEDA; is the Member Liaison of the Board of Directors of the Association of Driver Rehabilitation Specialist, and a Continuing Education committee member of National Mobility and Equipment Dealers Association.  Leah is a speaker for Continuing Education Programs for both of these Associations. Leah works for Greenville Health System in Greenville, SC , coordinates the Driver Rehabilitation Program as well as maintains a full time case load.  For the past 11 years, Leah has been involved in research concerning older drivers, as a member of a collaborative team including Roger C. Peace Rehabilitation Hospital and Clemson University.

 

Laura Juel, MS, OTR/L, CDRS, ATP has been an occupational therapist for 28 years, working in a variety of settings with adult and pediatric patients. She received her Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy from UNC-Chapel Hill. She currently works at Duke Medical Center in an outpatient neurological rehabilitation clinic which includes a clinical driving program.  Laura has been a certified driving evaluator for 10 years and is certified as an Assistive Technology Professional with focus on wheelchair seating and positioning. She has been involved with ADED committees at the national and state levels. 


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