Foundations of Orientation and Mobility

Foundations of Orientation and Mobility

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Foundations of Orientation and Mobility, the classic professional reference and textbook has been completely revised and expanded to two volumes by the most knowledgeable experts in the field. The new third edition includes both the latest research in OaM and expanded information on practice and teaching strategies. Volume 1, History and Theory, includes the bases of OaM knowledge, including perception, orientation, low vision, audition, kinesiology, psychosocial issues, and learning theories, as well as chapters on technology, dog guides, orientation aids, and environmental accessibility. A section on the profession of OaM includes its international history; administration, assessment and program planning; and a chapter on research in OaM. No OaM student or professional can afford to be without this essential resource.Sonic pathfinder training manual. Kew, Australia: Royal Guide Dogs Association of Australia. Higgerty, M. (2003). Guidelines for independent travel in rural environments: A training manualfor orientation and mobility instructors. South Africa:anbsp;...

Title:Foundations of Orientation and Mobility
Author:William R. Wiener, Richard L. Welsh, Bruce B. Blasch
Publisher:American Foundation for the Blind - 2010


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