oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services

Assistive Technology [Vocational Rehabilitation]

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Vocational Rehabilitation Assistive Technology Specialists complete a variety of assessments based on the counselor's referral and the consumer's need. All assessments are focused on how the accommodation or assistive technology will assist the individual in overcoming obstacles that interfere with obtaining employment or keeping a job.

Assessments include the following areas:

The AT assessment involves the initial visit, trial of equipment, follow-up and final inspection of equipment.

Specialists also serve as subject matter experts within the agency and to other agencies or businesses.