066: Non-Traditional OT Practice

Discussion regarding the dynamic shift in the occupational therapy profession and emerging areas of practice.

065: Learned Creativity

Our Design Advisors get candid about how they channeled their creative side to make a good fit when there was no available or affordable option.

064: Forever Homes

The concept of a forever home and why most Americans want to remain in their homes for long periods of time, even if it is no longer a good fit.

063: Conversations about Flooring

Our Design Advisors share how flooring an be a good or poor fit in another episode of our candid conversations series!

062: Conversations about Bedrooms

Our Design Advisors get candid about how the design of bedrooms and closets can be a good fit or poor fit.

061: UD and Me: Rachel Melvin

OT student, Rachel Melvin, shares her favorite UD things and how she became interested in an internship with our organization.

060: Conversations about Outside Pathways

Our Design Advisors get candid about how the design of pathways to the front door can be a good fit or poor fit.

059: UD and Me: Nicole Grinberg

Our new interior design student, Nicole, sits down with the team to share what spawned her passion for universal design.

058: UD and Me: Maria Lindbergh

We welcome a very special guest today to discuss some favorite UD features and ideas!

057: Visitability

Perspectives on UD features that can make homes welcoming for a wide variety of people.

056: UD and Me: Viola Dwyer

What brought one of our most vocal design advisors to the world of universal design? Today we get to find out!

055: Most Common UD Features

Today we chat about the top 3 UD features that come up in most conversations about accessible design.

054: UD and Me: Matthew Shapiro

Learn more about Matthew’s favorite UD things and how 6 Wheels Consulting is impacting the community.

053: Public Restrooms

What do some of our Design Advisors have to say about the accessibility (or lack thereof) in public restrooms?

052: Temporary Disabilities

An interview series to learn more about the effect of temporary disabilities on everyday life.

051: Trash Day!

A chat about the smelly challenge of trash and some UD ideas that could make it easier for everyone!

050: 50th Episode Celebration!

A look back at some of our favorite moments from our first 50 episodes!

049: The Great Outdoors

A chat about inclusive and accessible outdoor recreation, just in time for the summer!

048: Summer Vacation!

It’s almost that time of year–summer vacation! Today we talk about vacation rentals and accessibility.

047: COVID Long Haulers

How can universal design be used to support COVID long haulers? Tune into our newest episode to find out!

046: UD and Me: Sally Kiker

Allow us to introduce our newest student, Sally Kiker. She shares how she became interested in Universal Design!

045: UD and Me: Lauren Dexter

Meet our new student, Lauren Dexter and learn what she’s curious about in the world of Universal Design!

044: Invisible Universal Design

At its best, universal design is invisible! Listen for some examples of design that you may not even realize works for a wide variety of users!

043: UD and Me: Hannah Pugh

Hannah Pugh, OT and UX Designer tells us about how she became passionate about universal design of the user experience.

042: Cleaning

Universal design choices and tips to keep homes sparkly clean!

041: UD and Me: Bethany Hurd

Our architecture student, Bethany, drops by to share her “UD and Me” origin story!

040: Dishwashers

What style and placement choices make dishwashers most functional? We called on our Design Advisors to find out!

039: Weather the Weather – Climate Considerations

How can universal design play a part in weather-proofing your home? In this episode, we discuss climate considerations for designing and building universal residences.

038: UD and Me: Meaghan Walls

Meaghan Walls shares her UD and Me story about what inspired her to pursue the design of inclusive communities and spaces.

037: UD and Me: Tiffany Dill

In this episode, we learn about universal design features that really speak to our team member, Tiffany Dill!