Visibility Vol 7 Issue 2, 2013

2012 Envision Assistive Technology (AT) Camp Program Results

Over the past 30 years, computer access, training and competence have become fundamental components for participation in the areas of socialization and recreation. However, computer literacy is still most important, in fact essential, in the areas of education and employment. Providing career development training for adolescents and teenagers, including the development of computer skills, has been shown to be an effective method of minimizing the social isolation that accompanies disability. Computer literacy also translates into increased independence and productivity, and maximized academic and career success, which are essential overall measures of quality of life.

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Well-Being and Mental Health Factors among Informal Caregivers of Individuals with Visual Impairments

Callie Victor, PhD, OTR/L, CLA; Matthew Haase, MS, OTR/L, ATC; Michael Bown; Lindsey Bates, OTR; Michael Centra, OTR/L; Jaclyn Sachleben; Elizabeth Tyson; Michelle Gamber, DrPH; Suleiman Alibhai

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Characteristics of Older Bioptic Drivers: Effects of Increasing Age on Driving Safety

Bradley E. Dougherty, OD, PhD

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Patient Responses to a Teleophthalmology Enabled Primary Care Based Diabetic Retinopathy Surveillance Program

Rajeev Ramchandran, MD, MBA ; Katherine Fallano, MD; Vanessa Desmore; Elizabeth Czirr, BA; Silvia Sörensen, PhD

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