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Transfer techniques
Date
2003 (Creation date: 1995)
Main contributor
Austin, David R., 1941-
Summary
Describes basic principles for assisting individuals with disabilities to transfer from a wheelchair to another location, factors to assess before the transfer, and the essential principle of protecting the individual's dignity.  Demonstrates the use of these principles with three types of transfers:  one-person seat carry, two-person chest-leg lift, and two-person pivot transfer.  Includes an initial summary of objectives and review at the end of the program.
Contributors
Winninger, John.; Hamilton, Edward James, 1950-; Indiana University. Department of Recreation and Park Administration
Publisher
Indiana University, Dept. of Recreation and Park Administration
Subjects
Recreational therapy; Patients; Positioning; Wheelchairs; People with disabilities; Transportation; Care; Films for the hearing impaired
Collection
Recreation Therapy Video (RTV) Project
Unit
IUScholarWorks Repository
Language
English
Physical Description
1 videodisc (24 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes

Bibliographical/Historical Note

Instructional videos produced by the Recreation Therapy Video (RTV) Project directed by Professor David R. Austin, Ph.D., CTRS, of Indiana University. The RTV Project was made possible through a grant from the U.S. Department of Education.

Creation/Production Credits

Project director, David R. Austin.

Language Note

Closed-captioned.

Performers

Presenter, Ed Hamilton.

Venue/Event Date

Recorded in 1995.

Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 6139993; OCLC: ocm61521855