Identifying Invisible Disabilities: Tools and Resources for Attorneys
PLEASE EMAIL SARAH BURROWS AT SBURROWS@BROOKLYNVLP.ORG TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITLIST
This Course is FREE. Registration is required to reserve a seat.
Attorneys frequently encounter clients with disabilities that are not immediately apparent. Clients may have hearing or vision loss, traumatic brain injuries or chronic pain, mental illness, cancer, diabetes, or other disabilities. This training will explore ways to identify invisible disabilities and discuss tools and resources available to attorneys and clients. We will discuss the relevant laws, client interview techniques, court access, and best practices.
Earn 2 CLE credits (including 1 Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias)
Kevin Cremin, Esq., Director of Litigation for Disability and Aging Rights, MFY Legal Services, Inc.
Connie Senior, LMSW, Mental Health Clinician, Asst. Coordinator of Sex Education & Clinical Curriculum Development at YAI, Adjunct Professor
Daniel M. Weitz, Esq., Director of the Division of Professional and Court Services and Statewide ADA Coordinator, NYS Unified Court System
Please contact Sarah Burrows at email@example.com or 718-473-9202 regarding requests for reasonable accommodations