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Tuesday, February 12, 2019 

7:30AM - 8:30AM


7:45AM - 8:30AM


9:00AM - 5:00PM


8:30AM - 9:30AM




9:40AM - 10:40AM







10:50AM - 11:50AM







12:00N - 1:00PM




1:10PM - 2:10PM










2:20PM - 3:20PM












3:30PM 

Monday, February 11, 2019 

Networking Breakfast


LRA/Southwest Regional Meeting


Exhibit Hall Opening


General Session

PTSD: What Is It, What Do I Do With It?

Presenter: Dr. Mark Zimmerman


Concurrent Sessions:

A Direct Approach to Competitive Integrated Employment for ALL

Presenters: Ernest J. Reilly & Tiffanie Lyon, MBA, CESP


Employment Preparation & Placement for Incarcerated Adults

Presenter: Rhett S. Covington 


Concurrent Sessions

Working with LGBTQ+ Consumers with Disabilities 

Presenter: Sharae Vicknair, M.S. 


Neuropsychology & Rehabilitation 

Presenter: Heather Pedersen, Ph.D., ABPP-CN


Lunch and General Session 

The Americans with Disabilities Act, as Amended 

Presenters: Shawn Brignac & Marvis Hicks 


Concurrent Sessions

Supervision: Promoting Positive Performance 

Presenter: Shawn Delvisco 


Understanding ACE's: Adverse Childhood Experiences 

Presenter: Angela Golden


Communications and Conflict: What is Your Resolve?

Presenters: David Kiviaho & Sharon Sandifer, M.Ed.


Concurrent Sessions

Mental Health & Culture in the Workplace

Presenter: Anthony Germade


DSM-V: Substance Use Disorders

Presenter: Rick Jackson


Louisiana Work Incentives Planning & Assistance Services: Planning for Sucess!

Presenters: Susan Killam, M.Ed., CWIC, CESP & Laura Stazio, M.Sc.Eng., CESP


Closing Remarks 

2019 LRA Training Conference Schedule 

9:00AM - 10:00AM


9:00AM - 5:00PM


10:00AM - 10:45AM


10:45AM - 11:00AM


11:00AM - 12:00N









12:00N - 1:30PM



1:30PM - 2:30PM












​ 2:40PM - 3:40PM







3:45PM - 4:00PM


4:00PM - 5:00PM 





Registration


Exhibit Hall Opening


Opening Ceremony


Networking Break/Exhibit Hall Bingo


Concurrent Sessions:

The Role of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) in Supported Employment 

Presenter: Donyelle Clark Kennedy, M.Ed., BCBA


CRCC 2017 Code of Ethics Update & A Review of an Ethical Decision-Making Model

Presenters: Kellie G. Camelford, Ph.D. & Erin Dugan, Ph.D.


LRA Awards Ceremony Luncheon

Miss Wheelchair Louisiana


Concurrent Sessions

Resiliency & Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Part I

Presenter: Dr. Darlyne Nemeth


Quality & Effective VR Case Management: Creating Individualized Transition Career Pathways

Presenters: Susan Killiam, M.Ed., CWIC, CESP & Laura Stazio, M.Sc.Eng., CESP


Clinical Interviews & Psychological Assessments

​Presenter: Sonia S. Blauvelt, Ph.D.


Concurrent Sessions

Resiliency & Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Part II

Presenter: Dr. Darlyne Nemeth


Comprehensive Automotive Mobility Solutions (CAMS)

Presenter: Derek Hinsey


Networking Break (Snacks) 


Concurrent Sessions

Employer Perceptions Toward Hiring People with Disabilities

Presenter: Clarence Merckerson, Ph.D., CRC, LPC-S


Intersectionality Between Addiction and Disability 

Presenter: Dawn Collins, MPA