This session provides general language use and disability etiquette, increased awareness of how media fosters disability stereotypes, and communication accommodations needed by people with disabilities, including ensuring document accessibility. This session is focused on delivery of legal services in a direct services context. Date training recorded: August 19, 2019
Date training recorded: Aug 19, 2019
Trainer(s): Carly Myers, Ingrid Tischer
Sponsoring Organization(s): Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF)


DETAILS

This session provides general language use and disability etiquette, increased awareness of how media fosters disability stereotypes, and communication accommodations needed by people with disabilities, including ensuring document accessibility. This session is focused on delivery of legal services in a direct services context.

Presented by:

  • Carly Myers, Staff Attorney, Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund
  • Ingrid Tischer, Director of Development, DREDF

MCLE: 1 hour general

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This webinar is intended to provide legal information, not legal advice, for the purposes of training only practicing attorneys. The legal information in this webinar is not intended to be a substitute for seeking personalized legal advice from an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. Further, we do not intend to create an attorney-client relationship with any listener.

Accessibility for People with Disabilities in Direct Legal Services: Etiquette, Media, and Document Accessibility


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Last revised: Oct 17, 2019 3:02 pm