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Make Others Greater! Together - Anything is Possible.
Decisive Action. Collaboration. Passion to Succeed.
  
Going Beyond Inspirational
A One Person Show About the Disability Experience
  

Content Themes: Disability affirmation; Disability experience; motivational for teachers, parents and helping professionals; stigma; advocacy. Target Audience: Can be modified as a one-person show or a keynote. Perfect for non-profit organization fundraisers, conferences and college shows. Description: "How many people with Disabilities does it take to screw in a lightbulb?" Answer: "O...

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Travels From: Oakland, CA
Fee Range: Varies

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CELEBRATING DISABILITY INCLUSION , DISABILITY HISTORY & CULTURE
Workshops, Training & Performance Lectures
  
Become One Who Survives in the Face of Seemingly Insurmountable Parenting Adversity
Stories of survival through significant life changes.
  

Tim starts with very unusual and often surprisingly funny stories from a parent-child perspective that touch on life lessons learned. Contact him direclty for content specific for your event.

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Travels From: Minneapolis, MN
Fee Range: $1,000 - $2,500

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Bringing Autism to the Workplace
How to Incorporate Those with Disabilities Into the Workplace
  

One in every 68 children is currently diagnosed with autism and as the population gets older, more and more individuals with autism are entering the workplace. While this disorder is defined by social and communication difficulties, many individuals with autism have obtained college and graduate degrees and have unique talents that can be an asset to any workplace. Several companies have alr...

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Travels From: St. Louis, MO
Fee Range: Open

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Overcoming Obstacles
How do we overcome obstacles?
  

Life isn’t fair. All of us have our fair share of difficult circumstances & obstacles. We could be facing a disability, death of a loved one, divorce, medical diagnoses, depression, anxiety, addiction, bankruptcy, loss of a job etc. Every one of us has our good days and our bad days. We have our good seasons and our bad seasons. How do we cope with these challenges? How do we continue to h...

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Travels From: Atlanta, GA
Fee Range: Open

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Focus on Real-Ability vs. Dis-Ability
Appearances vs. Reality
  

How would you illustrate my disability? Can you see it? Smell it? Hear it? See it? Feel it? Hidden disabilities are just that as far as the public is concerned. I focus on my strengths, my abilities, but have recently decided to go public with my invisible disabilities in an effort to help the millions of others with similar situations. To inspire audiences to look beyond appearance to see rea...

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Travels From: NYC, NY
Fee Range: $1,000 - $2,500

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Diversity Training
Understanding and supporting individuals with disabilities
  

Key Points: - Evaluating attitude through questionnaires - Examining perceptions about persons with disabilities - Conversing with people with disabilities - Defining accessibility and accommodations - Understanding specialized equipment - Collaborating with people with disabilities - Realizing importance of global accessibility

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Travels From: Burbank, CA
Fee Range: $1,000 - $2,500

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Thinking Inside the Box
Preparing Your Lifeskills Toolbox
  

What tools do we already possess that when used creatively in tandem with others' strengths can make us more effective? This question is part of the conundrum every employer, team leader, teacher and manager faces whenever two or more people are involved in getting something done. The fact is that we all have inner tools available to us which we have not learned to use to their full potential an...

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Travels From: Victorville, CA
Fee Range: Varies

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Is Your DNA Your Destiny?
Power of belief can be used to push beyond what is to discover what can be
  

Your DNA is not Your Destiny Adapted specifically for a corporate audience, Devin offers real-world strategies for people struggling to fit in with others, accept themselves, and overcome stigmas that come with disabilities and other internal challenges. He relays tips and actionable advice that leads to stronger cultures and more solid work teams. Devin gives talks and workshops around the cou...

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Travels From: San Diego, CA
Fee Range: Available Upon Request

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