Category: rehabilitation

  • Podcast Transcript: Past, Present, and Future of Accessible Voting

    Every two and four years respectively, we as Americans are repeatedly encouraged to go out and vote. While this topic of discussion can bring with it feelings of anxiety and uncertainty, for those of us in the blind and low vision community, this may be even more apparent, as being able to cast our vote […]

  • Early access podcast transcript: Past, Present, and Future of Accessible Voting

    Every two and four years respectively, we as Americans are repeatedly encouraged to go out and vote. While this topic of discussion can bring with it feelings of anxiety and uncertainty, for those of us in the blind and low vision community, this may be even more apparent, as being able to cast our vote……

  • podcast transcript: When Life Hands You Lemons, Turn it into a Business

    “You, you just have to hustle. In life, you don’t get very far if you stand still.” This episode comes from 2 interviews Chris conducted during the ACB National Convention in 2022 with members of IVIE. Audio Format You can find the audio version of this podcast here.   Transcript Pre-episode Intro   Edward: You,…

  • Early access podcast transcript: When Life Hands You Lemons, Turn it into a Business

    “You, you just have to hustle. In life, you don’t get very far if you stand still.” This episode comes from 2 interviews Chris conducted during the ACB National Convention in 2022 with members of IVIE. Audio Format You can find the audio version of this podcast here.   Transcript Pre-episode Intro   Edward: You,……

  • Podcast Transcript: Living Your Best Blind Life

    You can find the audio version here. Sam: It’s a lot of fun to make content, and share your, your life and everything, your knowledge with everyone, but you still have to treat it like a job. You have to put that content out there, you have to feed the machine. And so, if you…

  • Podcast Episode: Living Your Best Blind Life

    Have you ever wanted to start a podcast, or a blog, or produce videos for YouTube? Our guest this week is Sam Seavey, producer of the Blind Life YouTube channel. Sam has over forty thousand followers on YouTube, and he will teach us what he thinks is key to becoming a popular content producer for…

  • Early access podcast transcript: Living Your Best Blind Life

    You can find the audio version here.   Sam: It’s a lot of fun to make content, and share your, your life and everything, your knowledge with everyone, but you still have to treat it like a job. You have to put that content out there, you have to feed the machine. And so, if……

  • Early access podcast episode: Living Your Best Blind Life

    Have you ever wanted to start a podcast, or a blog, or produce videos for YouTube? Our guest this week is Sam Seavey, producer of the Blind Life YouTube channel. Sam has over forty thousand followers on YouTube, and he will teach us what he thinks is key to becoming a popular content producer for……

  • The Power Of Independence Through Options

    Last week I, along with Penny Forward officers Liz Bottner and Eric Yarberry attended the 2022 AER International Conference in St. Louis, Missouri. The Association For The Education And Rehabilitation Of The Blind And Visually Impaired offers this conference every other year to bring together professionals from around the world who work with people who…

  • 2022 AER International conference

    This week we’re attending the 2022 AER International conference presented by The Association For The Education And Rehabilitation Of The Blind And Visually Impaired. Conferences and conventions can be a great way to build relationships with people who share your interests. Ultimately, the people you meet there may turn into friends, business partners, employers, employees,…