Dynamic Seating Decision Making Tree
This decision making tree guides the reader through dynamic seating clinical indicators.
Frequently Asked Questions: Restraints
Power Wheelchair Joystick Decision Making Tree
This document can be used as a reference when determining the optimal joystick type, placement and mounting for a client.
Power Wheelchair Non-Joystick Driving Methods Decision Making Tree
This document can be used as a reference when determining the optimal power wheelchair driving method for a client.
Power Wheelchair Mini Proportional Joystick Comparison Chart
This document compares features on the available mini proportional joysticks for power wheelchair driving.
Indoor Power Mobility Criteria
This checklist can be used during an evaluation to demonstrate and document skills assessed and the results. If a client is not yet ready for a power wheelchair, this checklist indicates where mobility training is needed to develop needed skills.
Outdoor Power Mobility Criteria
Driving a power wheelchair outdoors requires additional skills. This checklist can be used to assess these skills.
Pre-mobility Training Guidelines
Are you working with someone who does not have a power wheelchair, but needs to develop driving skills? Here are some training guidelines to develop these skills.
Mobility Training Guidelines
Are you working with someone who recently received a power wheelchair? These training guidelines can be used to optimize driving skills.
Basic Electronic Aids to Daily Living
Basic EADLs provide direct, latched or timed on/off switch control of battery operated toy, simple electrical appliances or send a limited amount of infrared signals to a limited amount of devices. For control of more devices and features, please refer to the Multifunction EADLs chart.
Need to mount a speech generating device, laptop, tablet or even cell phone to a wheelchair? Here is a comparison chart with important features to keep in mind.
RESNA Position Papers
RESNA Position on the Application of Tilt, Recline, Elevating Legrests for Wheelchairs
|RESNA PP on Tilt Recline_2015.pdf||Oct 30, 2017 2:56 PM|
RESNA Position on the Application of Wheelchair Standing Devices
|RESNAStandingPositionPaper_Dec2013.pdf||Oct 30, 2017 2:56 PM|
RESNA Position on the Application of Seat Elevating Devices for Wheelchair Users
|Resna_position_on_seat elevation final.pdf||Oct 30, 2017 2:57 PM|
RESNA Position on the Application of Power Wheelchairs for Pediatric Users
|Resna_position_on_power_wheelchairs for_pediatric_users.pdf||Nov 20, 2017 9:23 PM|
RESNA Position on Wheelchairs used as Seats in Motor Vehicles
|Resna_Position_WTS_Accepted.pdf||Oct 30, 2017 2:58 PM|
RESNA Position on the Application of Ultralight Manual Wheelchairs
|UltraLightweightManualWheelchairs.pdf||Oct 30, 2017 2:59 PM|
RESNA Position on the Application of Wheelchairs, Seating Systems and Secondary Supports for Positioning vs. Restraint
|Restraint Position Paper Final version 1.6.14.pdf||Oct 30, 2017 2:59 PM|
RESNA Position Paper on the Use of Evacuation Chairs
|RESNA Position Paper Evac Chairs.pdf||Oct 30, 2017 3:00 PM|
RESNA Wheelchair Service Provision Guide
|Wheelchair Service Provision Guide.pdf||Oct 30, 2017 3:00 PM|