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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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Wednesday, November 30 • 2:30pm - 5:20pm
Finding Beauty in the Lou LIMITED

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Katie Rodriguez Banister, a quadriplegic and paralyzed from the chest down, loves St. Louis and made a music video to prove it. Equity is essential. Katie's wheelchair has taught her that even with her disability, she is still a vital part of her community. Katies job is to educate and empower others through books, songs and poetry. Katie will share her music videos "Beauty in the Lou" and "Spring" about a float trip in a wheelchair. Finding the beauty in what some perceive as bad, Katie copes using her 4-point strategy that anyone can use.

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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 →

Wednesday November 30, 2016 2:30pm - 5:20pm CST
Grand D 1820 Market Street, St. Louis, MO 63103

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