Assistive Technology to Promote Maximum Independence
The Center for Rehabilitation Technology (CRT) is a nationally recognized center dedicated to the innovative and interdisciplinary application of technology to assist people with physical disabilities to increase their independence. CRT’s team members are specialists in a wide range of assistive technologies and excel in working with clients who may have multiple and/or severe disabilities that may need an integrated approach to best meet multiple technology needs.
Our clinical services include:
- Seating and Wheeled Mobility
- Augmentative/Alternative Communications
- Job, Environmental & Ergonomic Accommodations
- Electronic Aids to Daily Living (EADL’s)
- Computer & Tablet Access
- Special Apparatus Services: Rehab Engineering, Fabrication & Custom Solutions
The department’s Arnold Goldman Center and Smart Apartment are showcases for the assistive technology being used to help individuals of all abilities, from people with mobility limitations to those with communication impairments.
Clients of any age and disability can be referred to CRT. Anyone can make the referral, such as a physician, family member, case manager, teacher, caregiver, and of course, the client themselves. To start the process, either:
Call the Center at 845-786-4123 to complete an initial intake describing the client’s needs. Print and complete the CRT Intake Form (listed to the left) and send it via FAX to: 845-786-4951.