The NARIC Multimedia Collection

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The NARIC Multimedia Collection includes videos, webcasts, podcasts, and other multimedia products from the NIDILRR community.

Going up the escalator by Syndey Jacobs

Going Up the Escalator

Abstract: This "how-to" video presents an individual with spinal cord injury (SCI) demonstrating the correct way to enter and exit off of an escalator using a manual wheelchair. The presenter also provides advice and safety tips on how to ride up the escalator.

Post date: 01/10/2013 - 08:53
Home adaptations and modifications after spinal cord injury

Home adaptations and modifications after spinal cord injury

Abstract: Using photos, the presenter provides practical information about making homes more functional, citing examples of what other people with spinal cord injury (SCI) have done to make their homes or apartments accessible. Accessing the home from the outside (entries, ramps, and gardens); bedrooms and bathrooms; kitchens and home offices; and indoor modifications (switches, doorknobs, storage, and thresholds); are discussed. The audience shares what their experiences have been and some of the more gratifying modifications done to improve their quality of life.

Post date: 01/07/2014 - 08:24
Ben Swanson, Captain, Alaska Charters sitting in front of a lake.

How Ben responds to stranger’s question

Abstract: An individual with burn injuries shares his experiences with answering questions people ask about his physical appearance, what happened, and how the responses can sometimes be used as a learning example. Run time: 1 minute.
Descriptor Terms: ATTITUDES TOWARD DISABILITIES, AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS, BURNS, SELF CONCEPT.

Post date: 10/28/2014 - 06:30
Jesse Fann, MD, discusses How Does Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Work?

How Does Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Work?

Abstract: Speaker talks about cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and how it can improve the recovery for an individual with brain injury. CBT helps people get back to what they enjoy doing, learn to problem-solve, and to adjust their thinking from a negative way to a more positive and productive way of thinking. Run time: 58 seconds.
Descriptor Terms: AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS, BRAIN INJURIES, COGNITION, DEPRESSION, MEDICAL TREATMENT, MENTAL HEALTH, PSYCHOTHERAPY, QUALITY OF LIFE, SECONDARY CONDITIONS.

Post date: 08/12/2015 - 06:35
Jesse Fann, MD, dicusses How Prevalent Is Depression?

How Prevalent Is Depression?

Abstract: Host provides information on how much more common an episode of major depression is after traumatic brain injury (TBI) compared to the general population and cites statistics for individuals with a TBI one year and seven to eight years after the injury. Run time: 1 minute 7 seconds.
Descriptor Terms: AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS, BRAIN INJURIES, DEPRESSION, HEALTH STATISTICS, INCIDENCE, MENTAL HEALTH, PREVALENCE, SECONDARY CONDITIONS.

Post date: 08/12/2015 - 06:05
How to take off the boots by Shannon Minnick

How to - Take off the boots.

NARIC Accession Number: O18709.  What's this?
Author(s): Minnick, Shannon.

Post date: 04/11/2013 - 03:40
How to apply makeup by Shannon Minnick, Miss Wheelchair Maryland 2010, level of injury c5-c6

How to Apply Makeup

NARIC Accession Number: O18708.  What's this?
Author(s): Minnick, Shannon.

Post date: 04/11/2013 - 03:42
How to change baby's diaper by Shannon Minnick, level of injury c5-c6

How to change baby's diaper.

NARIC Accession Number: O18721.  What's this?
Author(s): Minnick, Shannon.

Post date: 04/11/2013 - 03:35
How to change the bed sheets from a wheelchair. by Shannon Minick, level of injury c5-c6

How to change the bed sheets from a wheelchair.

NARIC Accession Number: O18740.  What's this?
Author(s): Minnick, Shannon.

Post date: 04/11/2013 - 03:27
How to do arm exercises using resistance exercise bands by Myron Wand, level of injury c5-c6

How to do arm exercises using resistance exercise bands

Abstract: This "how-to" video presents an individual with a C5-C6 spinal cord injury completing arm exercises using exercise bands. The presenter shows the proper techniques for performing both a rowing exercise and biceps curls and gives tips on the do’s-and-don’ts while performing the exercises. Run time: 1 minute 47 seconds. Accompanying factsheet is available under accession number O16295.

Post date: 01/10/2013 - 09:51