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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 include: Program Development, Behind the Wheel Training Techniques, Introduction to Adaptive Driving Equipment, Program Documentation. The course will also discuss collaboration with key partners, health care professionals and family.

10/20/2017 to 10/21/2017
When: Friday & Saturday 10/20-10/21
from 8-5 each day
Where: Anne Arundel Community College - Arundel Mills Campus
7009 Arundel Mills Circle
Hanover, Maryland  21076
United States
Contact: Patricia D. Barnhart
(410) 777-2939

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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

ADED SCHOLARSHIP ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE:

REGISTRATION INFORMATION & FEES:

 

Registration through Anne Arundel Community College -  The course number is DRV 514 901 Introduction to Driver Rehabilitation

Click here for a registration form and other registration options

 
The course fee is:

$700 for in-county (Anne Arundel County) students
$710 for out-of-county students

$725 for out-of-state students


Rebate: ADED members are eligible for a rebate of up to $130 dependent upon the rates charged by AACC. Rebate instructions will be provided during the course.


Contact Pat Barnhart for more information at (410) 777-2939 or by email at pdbarnhart@aacc.edu

 

Hotel Information:

While there is not a hotel room block for this program, there are several hotels in the immediate area:
TownePlace Suites-Arundel Mills-BWI Airport http://www.marriott.com
Residence Inn-Arundel Mills-BWI Airport http://www.marriott.com
Hampton Inn & Suites Arundel Mills/Baltimore http://hamptoninn3.hilton.com


Earn 15 ADED Contact hours or 1.5 AOTA* CE
*The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.

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

 

ABOUT THE SPEAKER:

Kimberly White, M.S., OTR/L, CDRS, is an occupational therapist and certified driver rehabilitation specialist. Since earning her CDRS, she has conducted numerous presentations on older drivers, the impact of physical, cognitive and visual perceptual deficits on driving, and low vision implications on driving and MVA reporting concerns. Harwood White has a Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from Towson University.

 

 

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