Under developed mobility and orientation skills can undermine someone’s physical and emotional development.
Open this book and begin addressing these crucial skills along with confidence and self-esteem, independence and quality of life.
This manual is designed to enable you to teach orientation and mobility techniques and/or monitor the training provided by others.
You will cover,
- Sighted guide
- Indoor travel, orientation and searching techniques
- Maximising the senses
- Different canes
- Cane techniques
- Outdoor travel
- Road crossings
- Public transport
- Teaching routes
- Environmental features
- Mobility skills for those with more than one disability and wheel chair users
- Lesson delivery
- A programme at 3 different levels