Assistive Technologies for People with Diverse Abilities - download pdf or read online

By Giulio E. Lancioni,Nirbhay N. Singh

ISBN-10: 1489980288

ISBN-13: 9781489980281

The widely used photo of the disabled has a tendency to stress their barriers and diminished caliber of existence. despite the fact that, many people with cognitive, motor, and different problems also have the capacity to enhance their social interactions, hobbies and day-by-day actions through assistive expertise. Assistive units from the straightforward to the subtle, became necessary to intervention courses for this inhabitants. and never unusually the numbers of units on hand are turning out to be steadily.

Assistive applied sciences for individuals with various Abilities deals professional research of pertinent concerns coupled with useful dialogue of options for potent aid. Its accomplished literature overview describes present and rising units and offers evidence-based directions for matching promising applied sciences to contributors. software results are assessed, as are their capability impression at the way forward for the sector. furthermore, chapters offer specified descriptions of the non-public and social wishes of the widest variety of people with congenital and purchased stipulations, together with:

  • Acquired mind damage.
  • Communication impairment.
  • Attention and studying problems (with exact concentrate on university students).
  • Visual impairment and blindness.
  • Autism spectrum disorders.
  • Behavioral and occupational disorders.
  • Alzheimer's disease.
  • Severe, profound and a number of impairments.

The scope and intensity of insurance makes Assistive applied sciences for individuals with various Abilities a useful source for researchers, execs and graduate scholars in developmental psychology, rehabilitation drugs, academic expertise, occupational remedy, speech pathology and scientific psychology.

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