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Reasonable Accommodations at Every Level in L&D

  • 07/22/2024
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • The Atrium at Wynn, 220 Wynn Drive Huntsville, AL 35893



Reasonable Accommodations at Every Level in L&D

Money Mondays: The (Low and No) Cost of Reasonable Accommodations | Choose Work! - Ticket to Work - Social SecurityWhen offering training to employees with disabilities, it is crucial to consider the need for reasonable accommodations. This training is designed to help participants enhance their methods when developing and designing training sessions, incorporating built-in accommodations to support employees with disabilities who may require assistance during training sessions.

You'll learn how to define what a reasonable accommodation is, explore the significance of accommodations in learning and development, and identify typical reasonable accommodations that learning and development staff can use to enhance support for employees with disabilities. 

 **In-person tickets are for Huntsville area attendees. Birmingham and other area participants will be virtual through Zoom.

Cassie Shropshire is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor and Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Alabama. Cassie has committed 10 years of service with the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation, where she worked as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor and Business Relations Consultant. As a Business Relations Consultant for ADRS, Cassie served as a bridge for employers, helping connect them with qualified applicants with disabilities. Cassie also partnered with many businesses to afford job seekers with disabilities with training, employment opportunities, and workplace accommodations. Cassie also provided disability-related trainings to employers to help make the workplace more inclusive and accessible.

Cassie now devotes all her time as the owner of Save It for Therapy, LLC: a counseling practice rooted in self-love and care. Cassie provides mental health counseling with a focus on depression, anxiety, self-esteem, workplace stress, relationship issues, etc. In her private practice, Cassie also provides mental health and DEI trainings for professional development and public awareness. Her life motto is to leave people better than you found them.

Cassie is a proud graduate from Alabama A&M University where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a Master of Science degree in Counseling Psychology with a concentration in Rehabilitation Counseling.

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