Do you need really interesting and useful CE? A live video seminar with open mics so you can talk with your peers and the instructor throughout class. This training will give you the tools to be able to understand and communicate more easily with your clients who are legally blind. Learn how to make forms accessible at low to no cost.
Explore and increase your understanding of the stigma and barriers in everyday life by using visual simulators to experience- as each type of vision loss has different challenges - needs. Learn from a therapist who is legally blind with years of teaching and life experience, to be effective in connecting compassionately regardless of the level or diversity you encounter.
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Understanding Diversity of Legal Blindness, Its Impacts & Solutions – Part One 4 HR $99
Includes simulator glasses kit, assessment and adaptability items, & a future 15 minute consultation
Seminar Format: The learning environment is setup so the participants can add their knowledge and questions in a safe space. Experiential exercises, real world experience and on topic case studies make the material understandable and allow practical application to your professional practice or workplace for employees or customers. Each training seminar brings opportunities to expand knowledge and increase your cultural competency in the interactive supportive environment.
Sign upHERE now, as seminars are limited to 8 people.
Seminar is pre-approved for Oregon Psychologists, Licensed - Social Workers, Counselors, Therapists (OT, PT, LPC, LCSW, LMFT) and other health care professionals
Oregon Health Authority (OHA) for 4 hours of Cultural Competency CE
Also approved by Oregon Chapter of National Assoc. of Social Workers (OR-NASW) for 4 Hours - 2 HR Ethics & 2 HR Clinical CE Click here for more details
Gain solutions and skills to help you be your usual best therapist with this population.
Learn from a therapist, Deb Marinos MS, Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, Oregon Licensed Professional Counselor Intern who has been legally blind for 26 years, with many years of effectively working with people with disabilities, teaching adults and adapting through life experience.
2019 Saturday class dates: Sept. 28th 4-8:30pm Nov. 2nd & 9th 6-8pm
2019 Weekday class dates: October 9th &10th 6-8pm Nov. 4th 11am-1pm & 3-5pm
Other dates/times video class can be negotiated. (group of 4 or more)