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Foundations of Orientation and Mobility, Volume 1, Third Edition: History and Theory (Hardcover)

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Description of Foundations of Orientation and Mobility, Volume 1, Third Edition

Foundations of Orientation and Mobility, the essential reference and teaching tool on O&M, has been completely revised and expanded to two volumes by the most prominent experts in the field.

Since its original publication in 1980, this critical resource has been the foundation for documenting O&M theory and practice. The new third edition includes both the latest research in O&M and expanded information on practice and teaching strategies. It also includes new material on such topics as:

- Administration, assessment and program planning of O&M services
- Teaching travel at complex intersections
- Teaching school-age children
- Teaching older adults
- The use of technology-based travel systems
- Teaching O&M for adverse weather conditions
- Teaching O&M to children with cortical visual impairment

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Hardcover Product Details:

Pages: 736 pages
ISBN: 978-0-89128-448-2
Publisher: AFB Press
Year of publication: 2010
Availability: ships in 3-4 days; allow time for mailing

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