Speaker: Cyndee Crompton, Occupational Therapist
This session will look at the challenges that aging can have on driver safety and how to help a loved one navigate the decision of maintaining driving independence. National statistics, current research endeavors, and personal stories will help facilitate an interactive learning experience for participants.
- Participants will understand the demographics and concerns regarding staying safe behind the wheel with aging.
- Participants will gain understanding of legal implications/concerns/responsibilities.
- Participants will understand what occurs in a comprehensive driver evaluation and models of service delivery.
- Participants will understand outcomes of a driver evaluation and the challenges the outcome may impose.
ACAP Winston-Salem is grateful for its September sponsors: Goldie’s Activities and Companion Services and Ridgecare.