8 Human Guide Techniques for People With Visual Impairments
What are human guide techniques? How do you help a person with a visual impairment find a chair? Use the stairs? This article provides information about useful techniques for these situations and more from my training as a TVI and a counselor.
7 Use for Canes for People With Disabilities and More
In this article, different types of canes and their various uses are explored for today and in earlier times.
7 Things to Expect From Rehabilitation Counselors and Programs
There are many types of rehabilitation counselors that help in various aspects of life—from addiction to career building. Learn about what these counselors do and what to expect when you visit one.
Vision Loss and Laundry: 7 Techniques for Everyone to Know
This article provides steps for helping people with vision loss and other disabilities perform laundry duties until independence is achieved.
How to Be Polite to People With Vision Loss: 8 Strategies
Are you unsure about how to interact respectfully with people who have vision loss in business and social gatherings? Don't be nervous about getting something wrong; read these guidelines below from a person who is a counselor with teacher of the visually impaired training.
What to Expect When Getting Your Hearing Evaluated
This article reviews the process of getting hearing aids and what to expect along the way
The Best Home Automation Solutions for Disabled and/or Elderly People
An overview of the best home automation systems and solutions for the disabled, as well as for the elderly.
Sponsored Residential Services: A Family-Friendly Alternative to Group Home Placement
This article discusses Virginia’s sponsored residential program for people with intellectual disabilities, and why it may be the best alternative to a group home placement.