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Introduction to Driver Rehabilitation - Course designed for individuals new to the field of driver rehabilitation. Topics include: program development, driver training, adaptive driving equipment and program documentation. Course will also emphasize collaboration with mobility dealers, consumers & families.

 Export to Your Calendar 10/18/2019 to 10/19/2019
When: October 18-19, 2019
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM each day
Where: Gaylord Specialty Healthcare - Brooker Lecture Hall
50 Gaylord Farm Road
Wallingford, Connecticut  06492
United States
Contact: Lynn Rocap
866-672-9466


Online registration is available until: 10/18/2019
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Introduction to Driver Rehabilitation

Presenter: Staci Frazier, OTR/L, CDI, CDRS

Course Description

 

This 2-day course is designed for the new driving evaluator.  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.  The course will also cover the following topics:  development of a clinical and on road evaluation, basic training techniques, introduction to adaptive equipment, best practices in documentation and interactions with equipment vendors.

 

Goals/Objectives

 

By the end of this program, participants will be able to:

 

·        Discuss the basic components of a driver rehabilitation clinical evaluation.

·        Analyze the basic components of a driver rehabilitation on road assessment.

·        Assess the resources for networking within the driver rehabilitation community.

·        Develop the necessary and optional components for starting a driver rehabilitation program.

·        Identify the key stakeholders in the field of driver rehabilitation.

·        Assess the sequence of basic on road training techniques.

 

  Registration Fee:
  • $695-non member
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Memorial Scholarship:

Application Deadline: August 18, 2019

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Location:

Gaylord Specialty Healthcare

Brooker Lecture Hall

50 Gaylord Farm Road

Wallingford, CT 06492

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS:

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

·         AOTA: 1.5 CE 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 presenter:

Staci Frazier is an OTR, NH CDI and CDRS. Staci works for a hospital based program called DriveAbility in Exeter NH. Staci started this program in 1999. DriveAbility is a comprehensive driver rehabilitation program, Staci does driving evaluations and training with new drivers, senior drivers, low tech and high tech drivers. She became a CDRS in 2000 and has been an active member of the ADED organization at both the chapter and national level. Staci has spoken at a local, regional and national level on various driver rehabilitation related topics. Staci has served ADED on multiple committees, as the Northeast chapter secretary, publications chairperson/News Brake Editor, President and has spoken at multiple local conferences, ADED chapter and national conferences. She is dedicated to the ADED organization and actively works to increase her knowledge and skills in the driver rehabilitation field. 



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