About Our Founder – Betsy Furler

Betsy is a subject matter expert – disabilities, education, cognition, language. AI. Accessibly and Usability Consultant, Podcaster – Your App Lady , Author, Speaker, Trainer, App Expert – leveraging 25 years of experience working with older adults and people with a wide range of disabilities and ages to help companies support employees and to improve lives of all people and maximize their product reach to often overlooked portions of the population.

Corporate Disabilities Consulting

Experts in helping you navigate the challenges of disabilities in the workplace – we are highly skilled at:

* Evaluating employee and employer needs vis-à-vis workplace accessibility issues
* Capitalizing on strengths of employees with both visible and invisible disabilities
* Guiding the implementation of reasonable accommodation solutions, including those mandated by the ADA (American with Disabilities Act)
* Developing effective disability awareness training for managers, staff, and employees.

Consulting with organizations to develop better tech products (apps and websites)  to improve lives.

She has written the following books.

Aging With Tech: How To Use Smartphones, iPhones, iPads and Tablets to Age Successfuly
Learning With Tech: Apps For Kids 0-6
Talking With Tech: Apps For Speech Therapy
Talking With Tech: Solutions for Children and Adults Who Are Nonverbal

Authored a chapter in How ADHD Affects Home Organization: Understanding the Role of the 8 Key Executive Functions of the Mind by Lisa Woodruff on electronic resources for ADHD

Prior Speaking Engagements:
* 2015 ANCOR & AAIDD Technology Summit
* 2016 American Physical Therapy Association CSM 2016 Rett Syndrome and AAC
* ACT The App Association FlyIn
* Apple Education: Special Education and Apple Accessibility Features – Region 4
* Art Beyond Sight
* Avondale House Staff Training
* Conroe ISD – Special Ed Training
* Council for Exceptional Children Annual Conference
* Friendswood ISD – Prolqouo2Go Training
* International Society for Technology in Education Convention
* Lamar CISD
* M-Enabling Summit
* MD Anderson Cancer Center – Disability Awareness Event
* Myotonic Dystrophy Association Annual Conference
* The Ripley House Training
* SXSWedu Inclusive App Room
* SXSWInteractive Inclusive App Room
* SXSWInteractive Apps for Independence
* SXSWInteractive Apps for Medical Independence
* Texas Assistive Technology Network (TATN)
* Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA)
* Texas Parent2Parent
* Xavier Educational Academy – Teacher Inservice Staff Training
* YMCA Houston – Active Older Adults and Mobile Devices