Orientation and Mobility Test Prep: Orientation Strategies and Skills

April 19, 2017

This series is designed to prepare university trained Orientation & Mobility (O&M) specialists for the national examination for O&M certification through the Academy for Certification of Vision and Educational Professionals (ACVREP). Each training will focus on one to two testing domains. Prior to each scheduled training, participants will read recommended references and complete the study guide questions per assigned Module(s). Through guided discussions during the training, participants will share their answers to the completed study guide and gain a deeper understanding of the content of each testing domain. Study Guide Modules by Testing Domains: Module 1: Professional Information Module 2: Relevant Medical Information Module 3: O&M Assessment Module 4: O&M Instruction Program Module 5: O&M Related Concepts Module 6: Orientation Strategies and Skills Module 7: Mobility Skills Module 8: Use of Senses Module 9: Additional Disabilities Module 10: Human Development and Diversity Module 11: Environmental Accessibility Module 12: Psychosocial Implications

Title of Training: Orientation and Mobility Test Prep: Orientation Strategies and Skills

Presenter: Rebecca Renshaw

Training Date: 04/19/2017

Topics: Visual Impairment/Blind

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