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Orientation and Mobility Training Provider
Taxonomy Code 225CX0006X

Level III Area of Specialization

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Orientation and Mobility (O&M) specialists teach children and adults who have visual impairments the specific orientation skills used to find one's way in the environment and the mobility skills needed to travel safely and efficiently at home, school, work, and in the community. Instruction is usually provided one-on-one and can include skills such as how to use a long cane, the operation of low vision devices and electronic travel aids when appropriate, how to orient oneself to new environments, navigate public transportation systems, how to cross streets safely, and traveling by using hearing, remaining vision, and other senses.

San Francisco State University Orientation and Mobility Program web site [7/1/2006: new]

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See also

  • 225C00000X Rehabilitation Counselor
    An individual trained and educated in a systematic process of assisting persons with physical, mental, developmental, cognitive, and emotional disabilities to achieve their personal, career, and independent living goals assessment and appraisal, diagnosis and treatment planning, career (vocational) counseling, individual and group counseling interventions for adjustments to the medical and psychosocial impact of disability, case management, program evaluation and research, job analysis and placement counseling, and consultation on rehabilitation resources and technology. Certification generally requires a Master?s degree with specialized courses in rehabilitation processes and technology.
  • 225CA2400X Assistive Technology Practitioner
  • 225CA2500X Assistive Technology Supplier

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