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Opening Plenary: Dr. Patricia Morrissey and Tia Neils

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Title:Opening Plenary: Dr. Patricia Morrissey and Tia Neils
Authors:Leong, Genesis M. K.
Cruz, Joshua
Author Affiliation:Leong, Genesis M. K.: Center on Disability Studies, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
Cruz, Joshua: Center on Disability Studies, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
Keywords:Disability
Self Advocates
PacRim2020
Date Issued:2020
Publisher:Center on Disability Studies, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Type:Advocacy/Activism Focus
Abstract:Discussion between Dr. Patricia Morrissey, Center on Disability Studies (CDS) director; and Tia Neils, The Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps (TASH) policy and advocacy director and Self-Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE) founding member at the 35th Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity on March 2, 2020, in Hawai'i. Included in this article are introductions to self-advocacy organizations (i.e., TASH, SABE, SARTAC⁠), employment and grant funding for leadership projects, and advice for self-advocates, parents, educators, other professionals and employers.
Pages/Duration:6 pages
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/10125/69338
Rights:Creative Commons License: CC-BY
Rights Holder:Center on Disability Studies, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Appears in Collections: PacRim 2020 Conference Proceedings


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