Introduction to Assistive Technology


People with disabilities are individuals first. It cannot be assumed that those with similar disabilities have the same challenges and experiences. Like everyone else, each person with a disability is unique in their own way. With a basic understanding of disabilities, let’s now explore how assistive technology can help address them. 
Additional Notes and References
    1. Types of Disabilities: Check the video below for a quick glance on the different types of Disabilities.
    2. Cartoons of Dave Lupton, which engages Disability and its associated social and political attitudes through the lens of social model. Being a Person with Disability himself, he is a popular figure in the Disability Arts Movement.
    3. Disability inclusive language: