Rehab Discussion Lists
The following is a collection of electronic discussion lists in various areas of rehabilitation/disability research. Subscription information is available on the individual list sites.
If you would like to suggest an addition to this list, please contact Dan Conley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Discusses issues of accessibility.
Australian Rehabilitation & Assistive Technology Association
Bringing together professionals involved in the provision of Assitive Technology for people with physical and/or sensory disabilities.
A selection of links to discussion sites in various disability areas.
Adaptive Technology Resource Centre (ATRC) at the University of Toronto
- Biomch-L Newsgroup
A discussion group for biomechanics and human/animal movement science from the International Society of Biomechanics
Discussing on the influence of technical aids on the mobility of the blind.
Hosted by the Canadian Centre on Disability Studies
- Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society Listserver
Discussing discuss aspects of Clinical Engineering in Canada.
For discussion and contributions to field of counselling, therapy and research.
- Cross-Cultural Neuropsychology (CCN)
Sponsored by the International Liaison Committee of the International Neuropsychological Society
Sharing hope and visions for deaf and hard of hearing people in developing nations.
A forum for academic discussion of deafness and cognitive processes.
Discussions relating to developmental disabilities and mental retardation. Digest also available.
- Disability-Research Discussion List
Managed by the Centre for Disability Studies University of Leeds
Discapacidad y Tecnología de la Rehabilitación
Discussing research on the social and cognitive functioning of Downs Syndrome
Discussion and dialogue about disability research and policy issues from the Disability Research Institute.
- European Disability Forum
Member of the platform of European Social NGOs
- GLADMAIL Mail Service
A moderated list from Global Applied Disability Research and Information Network on Employment and Training (GLADNET)
- ICF_Clearinghouse List
A forum to share and exchange ideas on the objectives, goals, and activities of the ICF
A forum among parents, campaigners, practitioners and researchers in the field of inclusive education
Discussion relating to learning disabilities. Digest available
A discussion list on "Poverty Reduction and Disability"
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Quality research network for psychologists
Discussion relating to individuals with severe disabilities. Digest available.
From Trace Center, University of Wisconsin; technology trends discussion list for the National Council on Disability.
From Trace Center, University of Wisconsin; discusses strategies for providing messaging for the deaf utilizing new technologies.
From Trace Center, University of Wisconsin; discusses universal access to information systems.
From Trace Center, University of Wisconsin; discusses teaching and learning about universal design.
Devoted to the discussion of the web as it relates to people with disabilities.