CED Ability Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds are an important teaching tool that helps our teams and other disability service providers keep up to date in evolving areas that may be directly related, or associated with our core practice. The CED hosts a variety of state and national experts to share information and provide opportunities for discussion.

The CED’s Ability Grand Rounds series take place once a month online by webinar and are open to all to participate.

How Can Design Help to Reduce the Stigmatization of Assistive Technologies?

November 2023

Presented by: Aline Darc Piculo dos Santos, Academic Researcher from Sao Paulo State University, Bauru, Brazil

Learning objectives:

  1. Discuss the factors that influence the stigma of assistive technologies (AT).
  2. Discuss the relationship between AT's aesthetics and abandonment.