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NAMRC would like to send a personal invitation to you and your organization to our 24th Annual National Association of Multicultural Rehabilitation Concerns Training Conference  in Dallas, TX!

Our theme this year is Contemporary Pioneers: Practicing Excellence in Cultural Inclusion

Keynote Speaker: Meena Dhanjal-Outlaw

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The Rehabilitation Council of Texas and the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) divisions will hold five town hall meetings in July 2017 to inform the Comprehensive Statewide Needs Assessment (CSNA). The CSNA is a triennial assessment that describes the vocational rehabilitation needs of Texans with disabilities and the VR services that assist them to gain employment. The CSNA has three primary aims: To identify... Read more

HARA held an event at Dave & Buster’s in Houston on June 14, 2017. The Networking and Social Event was a great success with over 40 attendees! HARA was also able to recruit 7 new members.

Several door prizes were handed out, and the big prize of the night was donated by Chelsea Nguyen with CN Vision. Three sponsors helped to support the event, including Adaptive Driving Access, Hanger Prosthetics and Strowmatt Rehabilitation... Read more

Please review attached file for updated conference agenda.

Finding Employment that Works for Individuals with Asperger’s Syndrome June 21, 2017, Austin, TX

Wyndham Garden Hotel Austin 3401 South IH-35 Austin, TX 78741

Finding the right job or career often poses a significant challenge for individuals with Asperger’s Syndrome (autism spectrum disorder) … and for professionals who assist them. Standard career planning protocols and occupational assessments are not designed to evaluate the... Read more

Pete Wright of Wrightslaw Conference Friday, September 15, 2017  Houston TX. 12955 Memorial Drive, Houston, Texas 77079 ( Will be held in Wesley Hall ) Doors Open at 8am Training Starts at 9am     ADDA-SR is proud to announce that we are hosting Pete Wright of Wrightslaw for a 6-hour training.   Program Description One-day special education law and advocacy program focusing on four areas:   special education law, rights and responsibilities... Read more

Special Education Advocate (25 hours per week)

 

This position is a long-term, part-time, direct, 1-on-1, advocate position

 

This position: 1) advises parents concerning special education best practices, rights, and parental responsibilities; 2) reviews individual student special education records, evaluations and education plans;

3) provides appropriate special education services and placement... Read more

2017 National Rehabilitation Association Annual Training Conference

Hosted by the Texas Rehabilitation Association

October 26-29, 2017 at the Omni Hotel in Corpus Christi, Texas

Sponsorship Packages   Platinum—$4,000 Sponsorship of a lunch event with name prominently displayed Special recognition in the conference program Four (4) complimentary registrations 1 guest tickets to the Awards banquet of your choice

 

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2017 National Rehabilitation Association Annual Training Conference

Hosted by the Texas Rehabilitation Association

October 26-29, 2017 at the Omni Hotel in Corpus Christi, Texas

Exhibitor Registration includes one (1) exhibit space and one (1) full conference registration, including meals.  For an additional fee of $200.00, each exhibitor can add one individual to the company’s registration.  This individual will also... Read more

Eight members of the Texas Rehabilitation Association traveled to Alexandria, Virginia to participate in the National Rehabilitation Association’s 34th Annual Government Affairs Summit, April 2-4, which included an annual “Day on the Hill” where the TRA team advocated for people with disabilities by visiting the offices of 11 congressional women and men, including those of both senators.  The team was made up of TRA President Susan Rapant and... Read more