Webinar: Using Smart Mobile Devices to Build Independence

Program Description

Student with icons of various appsRecorded: May 9, 2019 – This webinar will focus on exploration of available “Apps” to improve safety and independence in the home and community for young people with cognitive and/or physical challenges. The presenter will explore several Apps to address common challenges experienced by this population.

Participants will learn:

  • About common challenges experienced by young adults living in the community.
  • Apps that have been developed to address cognitive and/or physical challenges
  • Where to find more information.

Target Audience:

OT, SLP, Nurses, Educators, Case managers, Residential staff/ facilities, Caregivers & family members

Presenter

Christine Martin, MS, OTR/L, CBIS – is a licensed Occupational Therapist and Certified Brain Injury Specialist that has been working in the brain injury field for 10 years. Christine has worked in a variety of settings including inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation and community-based care.

Christine currently works for the Maine Center for Integrated Rehab as a Care Coordinator within the Maine Care Brain Injury Waiver and completes AT assessments and trainings as well. She has presented at several conferences and webinars in the areas of brain injury recovery and rehabilitation and Assistive Technology.

Resources

AnyList Tutorial from YouTube – shown during the presentation:

 

Photo credit: Image acquired from Pixabay, free for commercial use.

rev: 5/9/2019