May is Mental Health Awareness Month – Watch DI-NC’s Wellness@Work Virtual Event!!
On May 4th, Disability:IN NC hosted keynote Dr. Thomas Dooley as he presented insights on the Opioid Crisis and potential solutions, including his own research that led toward an alternative therapy for anxiety disorders. He also discussed the mental health ramifications of the current COVID-19 Crisis. Thanks Cris Rogers for the video.
After much consideration, Disability:IN and its Board of Directors have decided the 2020 Disability:IN Annual Conference & Expo will now be a Virtual Event during the same dates, July 13-16th. For more information: https://disabilityin.org/annual-conference/2020-april-update/
Friday, April 24, 1:00-2:00pm ESTCall in number: 202-871-8736 (no passcode needed)
It is during challenging times we must fall back on our values and mission - to support and empower companies to achieve disability inclusion and equality.
Understand the federal resources available from EEOC, ODEP, EARN
Review Disability:IN COVID-19 Response Series
Hear from other Affiliates on their response & open discussion
Derek Shields, Corporate Disability Inclusion Consultant at Disability:IN
Beth Butler, Executive Director at Disability:IN North Carolina
Cassy Beckman, Consultant at Disability:IN Minnesota
Darla Wilkerson, Executive Director at Disability:IN Greater Kansas City