Date Presented 04/13/21
The MAPCD project uses the WayFinder3 GPS app and comprehensive trainings to improve community mobility for individuals with cognitive disabilities and their caregivers. Participants used the app in their daily lives, and preliminary findings demonstrate unique and substantial benefits including increased autonomy and improved quality of life. This research advances the field of OT through the implementation of innovative assistive technology to improve independence in community mobility.
Primary Author and Speaker: Kaetlyn E. Culter