IHD AzUCD Webinars

2013 - 2014 Schedule

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12/11/132:00pm-3:00pm   Arizona Loan$ for 
Assistive Technology
Learn how AzTAP’s alternative financing programs (AzLAT & SEED Loan$) help consumers obtain low interest loans to buy the assistive technology they need.
Link to View Archived Webinar: Arizona Loan$ for Assistive Technology 

Jill Pleasant, MA,OTR/L          

Martha Lewis
1/8/143:45pm-4:45pmiPad Applications and 
Arizona Common Core
In a fast moving presentation iPad applications for reading, writing, and math will be highlighted as they address elementary common core standards.

Janis Nicol, M.S., CCC-SLP, ATP

1/15/142:00pm-3:00pmThe Assistive 
Learn how the Arizona AT Equipment Exchange (ATEX) supports affordable reuse of assistive technology.Clayton Guffey, MSW, CRC, ATP, CEAC
2/5/143:45pm-4:45pmOverview of EyeGaze 
Access to AAC systems
Eyegaze access to AAC systems has the potential to dramatically change AAC communication for persons with complex communication and motor needs. This presentation will present an overview of eyegaze systems and the challenges of these systems.

Nikkol Anderson, M.A., OTR/L, ATP

Lesley Iacona, M.Ed., CCC-SLP

3/5/143:45pm-4:45pmSwitch Access to iPads 
for All Children
iPads are becoming a common household item. However, for many children access to iPads is limited. This presentation will discuss iPad applications as well as iPad switch interfaces which support access for all children.Nikkol Anderson, M.A., OTR/L, ATP
4/2/143:45pm-4:45pmEarly Intervention and Powered MobilityThis 45 minute webinar will focus on the current scope of powered Mobility for children who fall into the early intervention category. We will look at the emerging markets, best practices and also discuss what products are readily available at this time. 
  • Overview of the history with Early Intervention and Powered Mobility
  • Emerging markets within Early Intervention Powered Mobility
  • Best practices with Early Intervention and Powered Mobility
  • Powered Mobility products currently available
To register for the webinar, follow this link for a speaker overview and registration options:  Register Now .

Casey H Emery OTD, OTR/L

5/7/143:45pm-4:45pmMind Mapping Strategies 
to Support Reading 
and Writing
Explore the products and strategies available to support reading and writing through Mind Mapping. This session will demonstrate available products and use of these products for academic and vocational settings.
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Janis Nicol, M.S., CCC-SLP, ATP