The evaluation determines how a person’s functional impairment impacts their ability to operate a car and negotiate normal traffic situations.

Clinical Assessment

  • Medical/driving history
  • Vision status
  • Memory/problem solving
  • Sensory/motor function
  • Range of motion
  • Reaction time
  • Mobility skills

Behind the Wheel Evaluation

  • Vehicle entry/seating
  • Operation of secondary controls
  • Vehicle operation
  • Judgement/decision making
  • Visual awareness/attention
  • Knowledge of traffic rules

Evaluation Results

The results of the evaluation are discussed with the client and a detailed report is sent to their physician and or the referral source. Permission to drive is granted by the physician and the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).