OTH 512: Technology & Adaptations

This course focuses on the adaptation of the individual and/or the environment to enhance or improve occupational performance.  Topics include background and legislation, environmental and contextual adaptation, changing needs over the lifespan, consumer usability and compliance, current trends, models, barriers, assessment, education, funding, recycling/replacing, and hands-on discovery of high and low assistive technology devices, adaptive seating, wheelchairs, computer utilization and other technology.