Driving Rehabilitation Specialists
Drivers with special medical considerations and disabilities may benefit from the help and advice of a Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist (CDRS).These specialists provide numerous services and can assist you in finding the adaptations to help you be a safer, more comfortable driver.
Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist (CDRS) services:
- Evaluation of driver’s physical and cognitive capabilities
- Vehicle outfitting with adaptive equipment
- Training to use adaptive equipment for drivers with medical conditions and disabilities
- Rehabilitation services for individuals with an illness or injury that has impaired their driving
The Association for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists (ADED) is the organization that trains and certifies the therapists and driver educators who perform driving evaluations and in-vehicle training. Visit the website to learn how ADED can help support your needs.
The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission maintains a list of certified driver rehabilitation specialists.
The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) provides a search for CDRS services.