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Each year, the TASH Conference strengthens the disability field by connecting attendees to innovative information and resources, facilitating connections between stakeholders within the disability movement, and helping attendees reignite their passion for an inclusive world. This year’s conference theme, “Gateway to Equity,” explores inclusive communities, schools, and workplaces that support people with disabilities, including those with complex support needs, in living a fair, just, and balanced life. Return to TASH website.
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Thursday, December 1 • 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Turning Anger into Art LIMITED

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1g A big part of growing up is learning how to deal with anger. Equity is about fairness and justice. If being mad takes up all your time how can the other side resolve their issues? Two words Katie lives by; communication and creativity. Bad things happen. They just do. The trick is to take difficult feelings and turn them into a visual, audible, or written piece of creativity. Katie will lead a poetry workshop than can turn just about anyone into a poet. After this session the participants will be able to See first-hand how creativity can be used personally and professionally to succeed Understand that anger can be observed, managed and overcome Write a poem that doesnŸ??t have to rhyme unless you want it to Learn and understand the art of finding beauty in a perceived bad

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Katie Rodriguez Banister

President, Access-4-All, llc
I am a speaker, author and disability educator. I have been a woman on wheels for twenty-six years and I share resources, books and my videos to inspire and empower. It took a wheelchair to find the man I love and married, so it's not all bad, right? I share my strategy for life that... Read More →

Thursday December 1, 2016 3:30pm - 4:20pm CST
Missouri Pacific 1820 Market Street, St. Louis, MO 63103