Have you heard the saying “it’s not what you know, but who you know”? The same goes with wanting to get connected with the right assistive technology for you. Fortunately, you do not need to know everything about the topic, just the types of tasks you need help doing and an idea of how assistive technology may help. After that, talking to the right people can make the process much easier!
This section will help you understand the role of the professional in helping you acquire the assistive technology you need to succeed in the workplace.
Professionals who may play a role in helping you get assistive technology for work include:
- Occupational Therapist
- Physical Therapist
- Speech Language Pathologist
- Assistive Technology Specialists
- Vocational Rehabilitation Services Staff
Take a moment to learn more about the role of the professionals listed above by following the glossary links. When you’re done return to this page to continue.