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“Back to Basics” Fall Conference – TN Department of Rehabilitation Services

Park Vista Hotel And Convention Center PhotoCLEE would like announce the “Back to Basics” fall training Conference hosted by Tennessee Department of Rehabilitation Services . Starting on November 27 and running for three days , “Back to Basics” will be located at the Park Vista Hotel in Gatlinburg, TN. The Conference boasts a wide array of exciting topics with many renowned speakers.

Highlighted speakers and topics include:

  1. Robert B. Nicholas, PhD: Senior Visiting Fellow for Disability Research at the John J. Heldrich Center at Rutgers University, speaking on Expanding Employment Opportunities for Job Seekers through Employer Partnerships.
  2. Linda Hedenblad, MSE, CRC: Visiting Program Coordinator for TACE Region V, SIU Carbondale, speaking on Motivational Interviewing and a brief Ethics Presentation.
  3. Ms. Paula Jones, MS, CRC: From the East Tennessee Technology Access Center, presenting on Assistive Technology.
  4. Victor Oakley, Sevier County Career Center Manager and Teresa Broome, Assistant Director-East TN, Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, presenting on JOBS4TN.
  5. Lee Ann Rawlins, PhD, CRC, CFLE: CLEE Program Coordinator/TACE Southeast,  with multiple topics, including: Transition School to Work and Rehabilitation Vs. Production

For more information, please contact Lee Ann Rawlins at