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Overcoming adversity: THRIVING with your disability and disabled coworkers!
Becoming Legally Blind led me to the vision that I'd be highly successful!!!
  

In December of 2003 I was diagnosed with a rare form of Macular Degeneration. I was told that I could never succeed in Grad school or even get in. I was told I'd never conduct an orchestra, never be able compose for an orchestra, and so many other things were supposedly out of reach for me. People grossly underestimated me. I did every one of the things that people said I couldn't do. I founde...

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Travels From: Phoenix Arizona
Fee Range: Open

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You are normal too
People with disabilitys own more businesses than people without disabilitys so
  

People with disabilities own more company's than people without disabilities. Swiyyah Woodard is a Baynews9 Everyday hero seen by two million viewers. She did not allow her disability to stop her from becoming successful. She is a two time published author and an inspirational speaker. In this program participants will learn: -Disability awareness and how to overcome -How to build a team that...

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Travels From: Saint Petersburg, FL
Fee Range: Available Upon Request

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The Gift of Blindfulness
Overcoming Adversity and Learning to be Super-mindful
  

David Floria, blind former artist, art museum curator, art gallery owner, adventurer, tells his inspiring story of acceptance and equanimity through "blindfulness" his version of mindfulness on steroids, to find joy and gratitude.

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Travels From: Denver, CO
Fee Range: Varies

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Nurturing The Amazing Potential In Your Special Needs Child
Nurturing The Amazing Potential In Your Special Needs Child
  

As a special education teacher for almost a decade, I’ve had the experience of working with diverse groups of students with special needs. Certainly, it takes a certain level of emotional, physical and intellectual stamina to provide the level of care that children with special needs require to reach their academic goals. As teachers, we are professionally trained to provide those needs in a sch...

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Travels From: Los Angeles, CA
Fee Range: Varies

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Non-Profit Programs / Programs for the disabled
Finding the way back after a disability
  

Wayne is an excellent motivator of the disabled or employees working in organizations that work with the disabled. His story of finding the way back from a disability and the steps he took to become a Director of Community Relations, Assistant Professor – Technologist for Marshall B. Ketchum University is highlighted and detailed. As an inspirational motivator, Wayne’s message is powerful and ...

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Travels From: La Habra, CA
Fee Range: Available Upon Request

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