The Resource Assistive technologies and other supports for people with brain impairment, by Marcia J. Scherer

Assistive technologies and other supports for people with brain impairment, by Marcia J. Scherer

Label
Assistive technologies and other supports for people with brain impairment
Title
Assistive technologies and other supports for people with brain impairment
Statement of responsibility
by Marcia J. Scherer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Integrating current research with the experiences of people with cognitive disabilities, this volume examines how assistive and cognitive support technologies are being harnessed to provide assistance for thinking, remembering, and learning. The book vividly describes real-life situations in which cognitively impaired individuals use assistive supports and the advantages and limitations these individuals perceive from their use. It provides information on how cognitively impaired individuals and their families and caregivers can select the most appropriate technologies from a wide array of acc
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
616.8
Index
index present
LC call number
HV1569.5
LC item number
.S3 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Assistive technologies and other supports for people with brain impairment, by Marcia J. Scherer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The aging brain, when the mind dissolves -- The brain born with a disability, when the mind grows -- How the brain works -- Treatment and rehabilitation practices : intervening in cognitive disability -- The potential of technology to assist individuals with cognitive disabilities -- Assistive technologies for mobility, communication, seeing, hearing, and activities for daily living -- Assistive technologies for cognition -- Environmental barriers and enablers -- Getting support and services -- Matching person and technology -- The future is bright, but there are challenges
Control code
ocn778434534
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 384 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826106469
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
95e783ad-040b-4556-9e92-99cb3ae9b3cd
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26059265
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)778434534
  • pebcs0826106463

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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