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Keep Special Needs Individuals Safe And Secure In The Back Seat With The EZ-ON Adjustable Push Button Safety Vest. Shop Seating Aids Online With eSpecial Needs! High School Lockers, Travel Car Seat, Oral Motor, Fried Shrimp, Assistive Technology, Cerebral Palsy, Special Needs Kids, Hospitals, Cute Kids

EZ-ON Adjustable Push Button Safety Vest

Keep Special Needs Individuals Safe And Secure In The Back Seat With The EZ-ON Adjustable Push Button Safety Vest. Shop Seating Aids Online With eSpecial Needs!

Xfinity users with disabilities like spinal cord injuries or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) can now use their eyes to change channels, set a recording or search for shows Sports Scores, Sports App, Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Large Screen Tvs, Native American Children, Spinal Cord Injury, Tv Awards, Barack And Michelle

Change TV Channel Using Your Eyes with Xfinity X1 Eye Control

Xfinity X1 users with disabilities like spinal cord injuries or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) can now use their eyes to change channels, set a recording or search for shows

How To Embrace Assistive Technology With Limited Funding. In honor of my b… - Technology Assistive Technology, Educational Technology, Technology Gadgets, 504 Plan, Organization Skills, Classroom Organization, Preschool Special Education, School Psychology, Learning Disabilities

How To Embrace Assistive Technology With Limited Funding | Veroniiiica

Is your assistive technology department low on funding? How to get assistive technology resources for free or at a reduced cost

Use an egg carton for card games. 33 Genius Hacks Guaranteed To Make A Parent's Job Easier Playing Card Holder, Playing Cards, Activities For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Senior Activities, Adaptive Equipment, Assistive Technology, Kids Cards, Raising Kids

Kids Card Holder

My friend Laura shared this idea on FB after she read it in some magazine or something, and it was such a great idea I tried it the next wee...

Your Therapy Source: Adapted Straw-DIY straw holder. Pinned by SOS Inc… Pediatric Occupational Therapy, Pediatric Ot, Occupational Therapy Equipment, Motor Activities, Therapy Activities, Straw Holder, Diy Straw, Adaptive Equipment, Assistive Technology

Clothes Pin Straw - Your Therapy Source

This is a DIY tutorial on a straw holder for people who aren't able to hold the cup or the straw. Simple everyday materials are used to make this very efficient AT device. This is another website that offers many DIY AT tutorials.

Low Tech AT Accessible Zipper Pull - small and portable - customizable (with or without handle & the length of the puller can be adjusted using a longer dowel) Assistive Technology, Medical Technology, Technology Careers, Medical Coding, Technology Articles, Hand Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physical Education, Special Education

Accessible Zipper Pull

Accessible Zipper Pull: Many people with arthritis or other fine-motor difficulties have problems with zippers. Being unable to use a zipper makes it much harder to dress oneself independently. There are many instructables on this site that deal with making zippers easie…

Smart phone holder for hands with sensory loss and incoordination- made with splinting scrap materials. Physical Education Games, Health Education, Early Education, Infant Lesson Plans, Vision Therapy, Adaptive Equipment, Smartphone Holder, Sensory Diet, Pediatric Ot

Using a smart phone and TV remote despite decreased hand sensation and coordination | The Do-It-Yourself OT

Smart phone holder for hands with sensory loss and incoordination- made with splinting scrap materials. Outreach Therapy Consultants

Read the music translates sheet music into sound. - Medium Assistive Technology for the visually impaired. Assistive Technology, Cool Technology, Futuristic Technology, Energy Technology, Technology Gadgets, Music Education, Special Education, Braille, Music Therapy

Read the Music translates sheet music into sound for visually impaired - Gizmo Chunk

Music isn’t everybody’s cup of tea as it requires professional training to read handwritten or printed form of music notation with modern musical symbols to master the art. And going…

Good idea for arts and crafts to adapt for people with limited fine motor skills! add something thicker on the utensil for the individual to grip more easily Hand Therapy, Physical Therapy, Motor Activities, Therapy Activities, Special Needs Art, Adaptive Equipment, Sensory Equipment, Occupational Therapist, Assistive Technology

Good idea for arts and crafts to adapt for people with limited fine motor skills! add something thicker on the utensil for the individual to grip more easily

Eye Care – 10 Ways to Reduce Eye Strain from Technology Self Treatment, Vision Eye, Vital Signs, Eye Strain, Reading Groups, Anatomy And Physiology, Student Teaching, How To Stay Healthy, Assistive Technology

10 Ways to Reduce Eye Strain from Technology

A college student's strategies for successfully reducing eye strain when using technology.

Your Therapy Source: Adapted Straw-DIY straw holder. Pinned by SOS Inc… Pediatric Occupational Therapy, Pediatric Ot, Occupational Therapy Equipment, Motor Activities, Therapy Activities, Straw Holder, Diy Straw, Adaptive Equipment, Assistive Technology

Adaptation Idea of the Week: Adapted Straw

[Source: Your Therapy Source] This is great!!! - A picture says a thousand words but head on over to YourTherapySource for more details and uses for this simple adapted straw holder.

A good tutorial on adapting battery-operated devices for switch access. One comment on directing your child to “hit the switch…” Avoid that phrase at all costs! Instead, focus on the result of hitting the switch.” or “Blow me some bubbles! Pediatric Occupational Therapy, Pediatric Ot, Sensory Activities, Activities For Kids, Ot Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Multiple Disabilities, School Ot

Adapting Simple Battery-Powered Toys: A Tutorial

Since it’s the holiday season and many parents are looking to find gifts for their children, I thought today would be perfect to share a qu...

Need to make on for the little one Pvc pipe feeding pole Adaptive Equipment, Feeding Tube, Cerebral Palsy, Special Needs Kids, Nicu, Pvc Pipe, Child Life, Nutrition, Instruments

Pvc pipe feeding pole made for about $25 all supplies came from home depot!

Your Therapy Source: Adapted Straw-DIY straw holder. Pinned by SOS Inc… Pediatric Occupational Therapy, Pediatric Ot, Occupational Therapy Equipment, Motor Activities, Therapy Activities, Straw Holder, Diy Straw, Adaptive Equipment, Assistive Technology

Clothes Pin Straw - Your Therapy Source

This is a DIY tutorial on a straw holder for people who aren't able to hold the cup or the straw. Simple everyday materials are used to make this very efficient AT device. This is another website that offers many DIY AT tutorials.