||Low Vision Therapists, Orientation and Mobility Specialists, and Vision Rehabilitation Therapists
- Train clients to use tactile, auditory, kinesthetic, olfactory, and propioceptive information.
- Teach clients to travel independently, using a variety of actual or simulated travel situations or exercises.
- Teach independent living skills or techniques, such as adaptive eating, medication management, diabetes management, and personal management.
- Train clients to read or write Braille.
- Counsel and instruct patients and their families in techniques to improve hearing and communication related to hearing loss.
- Instruct patients, parents, teachers, or employers in communication strategies to maximize effective receptive communication.
- Educate patients and their families about their conditions and teach appropriate disease management techniques, such as breathing exercises or the use of medications or respiratory equipment.
- Perform bronchopulmonary drainage and assist or instruct patients in performance of breathing exercises.
- Teach group exercise for low-, medium-, or high-risk clients to improve participant strength, flexibility, endurance, or circulatory functioning.
- Instruct patient and family in treatment procedures to be continued at home.
- Educate and counsel patients on contact lens care, visual hygiene, lighting arrangements, and safety factors.
- Instruct patient in activities and techniques, such as sports, dance, music, art, or relaxation techniques, designed to meet their specific physical or psychological needs.
- Educate patients on topics such as meditation, ergonomics, stretching, exercise, nutrition, the healing process, breathing, or relaxation techniques.
||Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
- Provide medical treatment or personal care to patients in private home settings, such as cooking, keeping rooms orderly, seeing that patients are comfortable and in good spirits, or instructing family members in simple nursing tasks.
- Educate patients about self-management of acute or chronic illnesses, tailoring instructions to patients' individual circumstances.