Part 1: Become a Driver Rehab Specialist!

Your Introduction to Driver Rehab!

Part 1 In the Clinic: Building Blocks

10 online courses. 25 hours of education. 

  • Module 1: Occupational Therapy for Driving & Community Mobility  
  • Module  2: Overview of the Driving Evaluation & Rehabilitation Process
  • Module  3: Initiating the Evaluation Process (OT Clinical Evaluation for Driving)
  • Module  4: Evaluation using the Clinical Interview
  • Module  5: Evaluation of Visual & Hearing Skills for Driving & Community Mobility
  • Module  6: Evaluation of Physical Performance Skills for Driving & Community Mobility
  • Module  7: Evaluation of Cognitive Performance Skills for Driving & Community Mobility
  • Module  8: Summarizing the Clinical Process
  • Module 9: Population Specific Considerations for Driving
  • Module 10: Foundational Driver Rehabilitation Resources to Guide OT Practice 

Course Learning Objectives

Following this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Explain the unique value occupational therapy expertise brings to driving rehabilitation
  • Apply current occupational therapy evidence-based research/practice to identify driving risk and facilitate referrals to a driver rehabilitation specialist
  • Given a client scenario, select the most appropriate evaluation techniques and treatment interventions to assess a client's fitness to drive 
  • Explain how to select the most appropriate driving rehab technology to support a client's return to driving
  • List the foundational elements of a driver rehab program and describe how each component relates to the program's success
  • Identify the value of developing collaborative relationships with industry vendors and regulatory bodies, and the strategies that can be used to support success
  • Identify key considerations of community mobility and create a catalog of resources to support mobility options for clients

Adaptive Mobility Services is Your Approved Provider!

AOTA Approved Provider #6874 & ADED CHAP Provider #63563136

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Bundle Description

Part 1 In the Clinic: Building Blocks starts your introduction to driver rehabilitation & to becoming an OT DRS. Learn to complete a comprehensive driving clinical assessment. This bundle includes 10 online courses, for a total of 25 hours of education. Learn to assess vision, cognition, sensation, coordination, & motor skills needed for the task of driving. Benefit from interactive case studies & diagnosis-specific education.

  • Presenter & Author: Susan Touchinsky, OTR/L, SCDCM, CDRS Contributing Author & Presenters: Susan Pierce, OTR, SCDCM, CDRS, Wendy Starnes, OTR/L, SCDCM, DRS

  • AOTA CEUs/Contact Hours: 2.5 CEU/25 contact hours

  • Online Publication: 2/2019

  • Date & Location: ongoing, online

  • Level of learning/education level: introductory

  • Prerequisites: none

  • Instructional Method: online course, independent learning

  • AOTA Classification Codes: OT Process (evaluation) & Domain of OT (area of occupation, performance skills)

  • Course Completion Requirements: Learner will review full presentation, handout, & complete post exam and AOTA APP provider survey.

  • CE Provider & Contact: Adaptive Mobility Services, CE Administrator: APP Provider #: 6874; ADED CHAP Provider #63563136

We are committed to you!

Adaptive Mobility Services is committed to providing high quality, evidence based, education infused with practical experience, real & hypothetical case studies, a range of learning opportunities. It is our goal to help you reach your goals. Whether you are an OT looking to expand your practice in the clinic or ready to become a driver rehab specialist in the car, we are here to help! If you have any questions, comments, or would just like to say hello, email us!

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