The Fundamentals Course provides interested individuals with an overview of numerous areas of assistive technology. It also is designed to broaden the knowledge of AT providers.
RESNA is authorized by IACET to offer 1.4 CEUs for this program.
New Jersey Convention Center
97 Sunfield Avenue, Edison, NJ
Cost: $350 Member, $465 Non-member
New Jersey Convention Center 97 Sunfield Avenue, Edison, NJ
JW Marriott Indianapolis 10 South West Street Indianapolis, IN 46204
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center 1551 North Thoreau Drive Schaumburg, IL 60173
The Boston Convention & Exhibition Center Hall C 415 Summer Street Boston, MA 02210
To be announced
Throughout this course, multiple case studies will be used to illustrate applications of principles and theories in assistive technology provision. The course starts with disability classifications and terminology to clarify how assistive technology service provision fits into the larger scope of medicine and rebab. The instruction covers access and integration, augmentative communication, vision and hearing sensory impairments, positioning, mobility, and aids to daily living.
Barbara Crane PhD, PT, ATP coordinator of the Wheelchair Assessment Service at Gaylord Hospital in Connecticut.
Michelle L. Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS Occupational Therapist in private practice at Access to Independence, Inc.
Jill Sparacio, OTR, ATP, ABDA occupational therapist in private practice in the Chicago Illinois area.