U of O
The Center on Brain Injury
Research & Training

Assistive Technology and Brain Injury

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What is Assistive Technology (A.T.)?

Any item, piece of equipment or product system (app) that is used to increase, maintain or improve functional capabilities of a person with a disability. 

What are the Goals of A.T. for Students with TBI?

What is Effective A.T. for Students with TBI?

Effective assistive technology tends to have the following characteristics:

Strategies to Help Teach Assistive Technology to a Student with Brain Injury

Use the following strategies to teach new assistive technology: