I was interviewed by Derek Volk, author of “Chasing The Rabbit, A Dad’s Life Raising A Son On The Spectrum.”

I was curious to learn more about teaching teenagers with special needs how to drive.  I learned about Derek Volk from a client, then I attended one of Derek’s talks at the Topsham Public Library on January 21, 2016.  He has been touring the country promoting his book.  I had a chance to speak with him …

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When we notice changes in our loved ones, it is important to be honest and communicate in a caring way

Last week I wrote about signs that it’s time to reevaluate driving .  This week I am giving tools to communicate in a caring and honest way. Here are some of my recommendations: 1. If there is a medical condition causing the problems, place the focus on the condition.  It makes it less personal.  It …

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Senior Driving Awareness Week: Driving Safer, Longer

This week is AOTA’s Older Driver Safety Awareness Week, December 7–11, 2015, which aims to promote understanding of the importance of mobility and transportation to ensure older adults remain active in the community—shopping, working or volunteering—with the confidence that transportation will not be the barrier to strand them at home. Did you know that age …

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