Assistive Technology and Aging with a Disability

Assistive Technology Webinar Series

AT Webinar IconLearn about the latest in Assistive Technology for remembering and aging all from the comfort of your home or office. Discover how you can immediately implement new techniques to assist your clients or loved ones.

Assistive Technology and Aging with a Disability

As we get older, we all benefit from assistive technology solutions. However individuals who experience a disability frequently benefit from a more coordinated plan of assistive technology services and supports. This session will discuss and demonstrate assistive technology solutions to enable individuals who experience various disabilities to age in place. This includes the use of voice assistants; virtual participation; remote monitoring; devices for getting up into and out of; lifting, holding, and carrying solutions for arthritis; magnification and sound amplification solutions; solutions to reduce slips and falls; reminder devices and strategies; and back saving solutions.

Register for the May 15th Session

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Awesome Reminding and Finding Apps, Devices, Accessories, and Strategies
April 25, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm | $25
Many individuals struggle with remembering where they put their keys or cell phones or remembering to take medications or complete tasks at specific times. This session will discuss and demonstrate various apps, accessories, and devices to help you complete tasks on time, or find important items that you frequently misplace.

Register for the April 25th Session


Therese Willkomm, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor

Therese Willkomm, PhD, ATP, directs the NH Statewide Assistive Technology (ATinNH) Program with the Institute on Disability, is a clinical associate professor in the University of New Hampshire Department of Occupational Therapy, and coordinates the graduate certificate in AT and the disability studies minor. Known internationally as “The MacGyver of Assistive Technology” and more recently as an expert in iPad modifications and apps for individuals with disabilities, Dr. Willkomm has provided AT services for over 30 years and authored 22 publications.

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

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