Who: Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants.
When: March 5-6, 2019
Where: National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) Annual Conference at Daytona Beach, Florida
Why: “This two-day course is designed for the new driving evaluator. 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. How to develop an evaluation and training techniques, introduction to adaptive equipment, documentation and interactions with equipment vendors will be discussed.”
— 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
How: $425 for members of NMEDA, $475 for non-members (which includes a 1 year membership AND access to the rest of the conference… vendors, food, etc.) 15 CCUs. The conference also offers a track for folk that already are in the specialty to advance their knowledge and skills with 12 CCUs available. Would be a great experience and opportunity for anyone looking to start a program! Get the education, the network and resources in one convenient place! Click here for more information or to sign up!