Hi, I’m Michelle Lange. Welcome to Access to Independence, Inc.! Find out more about our company, our services, and how you can contact us. We would love to hear from you!

Access to Independence, Inc. provides assistive technology solutions to people with disabilities.

Assistive Technology includes the areas of positioning, mobility, speech generating devices, computers, and electronic aids to daily living. Access is how a person controls that technology, such as using a joystick to drive a power wheelchair. The goal of using assistive technology is to increase independence in daily living tasks, such as mobility.

Services include Evaluation, Treatment, Education, and Consultation. Please click on the Services Tab above for more information.

Access to Independence, Inc. is owned by Michelle L. Lange, OTR/L, ABDA, ATP/SMS.

For more information, please click on the About Us Tab.


What's Coming Up?

Interested in Education? See upcoming Webinars and In-Person Courses below. Click on a link to register!

Further Education information can be found under the Education Tab.

Next Webinars:

Dynamic Seating: providing movement for clinical benefit

Seating Dynamics

April 3, 2024

Power Wheelchair Assessment and Training (3 hours)


April 16, 2024

Dynamic Seating: providing movement for clinical benefit


April 17, 2024

Further webinars pending, please come back soon to check!

Next In-Person Courses:

Secondary Supports: its all in the angles!

International Seating Symposium (virtual)

March 6, 2024

How do I know a student is positioned appropriately in their seating system?

How do I know when a student is ready for power mobility?

Switch Assessment - choosing the optimal switch type and site for access to assistive technology


Salem, OR

April 19, 2024

Further courses pending, please come back soon to check!