Tag Archives: Assistive Technology

disability and assistive technology what does this mean in my life

my first experience with assistance technology was some form of archaic communication box whose name I am not even sure of. this communication box was a form of communication that a non verbal classmate used when i was in kindergarten … Continue reading

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A day in the life of a wheelchair user

It was recently brought to my attention that people were curious to experience what life was like from a wheelchair. My personal opinion is that those simulation is beneficial but I feel like the best impact would be that of … Continue reading

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social inclusion for people who use partner assisted scanning

Understanding one’s need for social inclusion is something I am familiar with from my own life. But I feel like there is a added level of complexity when there is a barrier towards communication. I am the type of person … Continue reading

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Partner assisted scanning

I recently was introduced to the idea of partner assisted scanning.  Having gone to easter seals camps as a teenager this is something that almost comes naturally to me. One of my closest friends from camp communicates primarily with a … Continue reading

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technology that has made my life with cerebral palsy vastly easier

I grew up during the evolution of personal technology. We had our first family computer when I was a young child. I had access to a computer in the classroom in elementary school and probably before, if I really think … Continue reading

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assistive technology: the social impact

I have always been a fan of an assistive technology. I guess it comes from my geeky love and thus is in part why I am a blogger today. I have had a lot of questions lately about my history … Continue reading

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would you like a better understanding of how cerebral palsy can limit you

It occurred to me growing up as one of few physical disabilities in the mainstream school that few get what that like – to have a visible physical disability. But, then again I don’t know what it’s like to have … Continue reading

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wheelchair racing

Sometime ago now, I dabbled in competitive wheelchair racing. if you like my content why not help me out by joining my mailing list its free

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