By Marcia J, PhD, MPH, FACRM Scherer
Integrating present learn with the reviews of individuals with cognitive disabilities, this quantity examines how assistive and cognitive help applied sciences are being harnessed to supply information for pondering, remembering, and studying. The e-book vividly describes real-life events during which cognitively impaired contributors use assistive helps and the benefits and boundaries those participants understand from their use. It presents details on how cognitively impaired members and their households and caregivers can choose the main applicable applied sciences from a big selection of lodgings and assets, together with individualized protocols of other types of aid to facilitate optimum functioning.
The textual content deals practitioners a finished and systematic strategy for making sure their consumers' powerful software and usage of this expertise. This e-book also will supply perception for clients of assistive expertise and their households and caregivers to make sure optimum expertise use.
Key beneficial properties:
- Outlines an efficient technique for integrating assistive applied sciences into the actions and way of life of clients with cognitive disabilities
- Explains find out how to fit people with the main applicable units to reinforce self reliant functioning
- Provides a close evaluation of neurological and actual features of varied cognitive disabilities current at delivery or got via coincidence, disorder, or aging
- Includes figures, checklists, overview instruments, and illustrations in the course of the textual content for greater studying