DRS 101: Introduction to Driver Rehabilitation
This 2-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. The course will also cover the following topics: development of a clinical and on road evaluation, basic training techniques, introduction to adaptive equipment, best practices in documentation and interactions with equipment vendors.
By the end of this program, participants will be able to:
Discuss the basic components of a driver rehabilitation clinical evaluation.
Analyze the basic components of a driver rehabilitation on road assessment.
Assess the resources for networking within the driver rehabilitation community.
Develop the necessary and optional components for starting a driver rehabilitation program.
Identify the key stakeholders in the field of driver rehabilitation.
Assess the sequence of basic on road training techniques.