These sites offer hard-to-find information about orientation and mobility skills and techniques for people who are blind or visually impaired and use wheelchairs.
Affiliated Blind of Louisiana
James Scott Crawford provides detailed suggestions for teaching O&M techniques to individuals who use wheelchairs. It includes sections on sighted guides, trailing, cane techniques, monitoring safety, street crossings, and a skills checklist.
Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (TSBVI)
Advice from James Scott Crawford, outlining sighted guide techniques for working with wheelchair users, including those who use canes and/or powered chairs.
In 1995, Dona Sauerburger, COMS authored this article about Pamela Matheson, an O&M instructor who uses a wheelchair herself. Dona Sauerburger shares a reprint on her professional site.
Certified O&M Specialist James Scott Crawford discusses training techniques in this video webcast. Topics include navigating doorways, street crossings, transportation modes, and more.