RERC Development Projects

Development of Assessment Instruments

Universal Design in the Workplace

CAPS: Context Aware Prompting System for Persons with Cognitive Disabilities

In partnership with the RERC on Advancement of Cognitive Technologies, this project is identifying needs of employees with developmental disabilities working in manufacturing / distribution jobs, developing memory aids ranging from low-tech reminders to context-aware systems, and conducting randomized, controlled trials to evaluate device efficacy.

AwareComm: Context Aware Communication for the Workplace

This project is developing context-specific vocabulary and a context aware AAC device for the workplace, which will be tested through randomized trials.