About Independent Drivers

Independent Drivers LLC was founded in 2005 by Steven Ice. He has a Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy and is a Certified Driving Rehab Specialist has specializing in driving rehabilitation for nearly 10 years. He began studying under Linda Hunt, OTR/L in 1999 and continued to operate the driving program at Maryville University until 2005, when he established Independent Drivers LLC.

Independent Drivers LLC has been participating with Washington University in a grant project (funded by MODOT) for adults with dementia or stroke diagnoses for over a year.

Independent Drivers LLC is collaborating with The Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis to provide driving rehabilitation services to all of their patients. Independent Drivers LLC also collaborates with St. Clare’s Hospital in Illinois to service their patient’s needs as well.

We provide “in-service” presentations for physicians, therapists, medical professionals, teachers, and councilors. We provide professional lectures to students at local universities and colleges (the most recent lecture was provided for St. Louis University’s Occupational Therapy graduate students) We also provide patient education seminars to various outpatient facilities, skilled nursing facilities, and other rehabilitation facilities.

Independent Drivers LLC is a service provider for other organizations/agencies, including, but not limited to: Department of Vocational Rehabilitation, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Special School Districts, Worker’s Compensation, Arch Dieses of St. Louis

We provide comprehensive driving rehabilitation services to the entire state of Missouri and Illinois and will travel to other locations if needed.

Our Occupational Therapist recently attended the Electronic Mobility Control system conference in Baton Rouge, LA for training and education on the latest EMC systems available.

Independent Drivers LLC will be presenting (along with other therapists, physicians, and researchers) at this years’ annual American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) conference in Houston, TX.

Independent Drivers LLC will be featured in the HBO “Documentary” series in the spring of 2009 regarding driving and dementia.