Disability 101


Thursday, November 2


10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.


Hilary Gerdes and Christina Bruck


This session is designed for new professionals and will provide basic foundational information and a context for our profession. This is a shortened version of the past pre-conference DS 101 sessions. Facilitated by members of the ORAHEAD Board.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the legal framework that we work within
  • Explore historical lessens and identities related to disability
  • Discuss philosophical constructs and how they impact practice
  • Learn to navigate campus relationships to ensure access is a shared responsibility