Submit a Session Proposal

Maryland Rehabilitation Association & the Maryland Division of Rehabilitation Services Present: Maryland Rehabilitation Conference 2019. November 7 & 8, 2019. Sheraton Baltimore North, Towson, Maryland.

Maryland Rehabilitation Conference 2019 -
Call for Presentations Form

The conference program committee needs YOUR ideas for workshops and presentations!

Submission, Review & Notification:

  • Proposals are due to the Committee by July 22, 2019.
  • Each break-out session is 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Email proposals and/or questions to Erica Kneessi, the Program Committee chair, Donetta Brown, Program Committee secretary, or Derick Serra, MRA Treasurer. You can also call Ms. Brown at 410-554-9411 for more information.

Feel free to pass this “Call” along to agencies, organizations, and/or individuals whom you believe would be interested in offering a training session at the Conference.

Contact Information:
Donetta Brown, Program Committee Secretary
Maryland Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS)
Phone: 410-554-9411

​Breakout Sessions from Our 2018 Conference

  • Conversations on Addiction with Consumers
  • DDA & DORS, Competitive Integrated Employment & Working Together
  • Deafblind on the Move
  • Inspiring the Next Generations of Blind Paralympians
  • Residential Modifications: Accessibility and the ADA
  • CRP Roundtable: How We Best Serve Our Clients
  • Are You Ready to Go to Work?
  • #Ethics
  • Let’s Go to Work: the ADA’s Employment Implications
  • You Had Me at Hello: How to Conduct a Level 1 Career Assessment
  • Saying the Hard Things to Your Clients, Coworkers, and Even Your Boss
  • Partnership is a Plus: Ticket to Work WORKS for Everyone
  • Elimination of Subminimum Wage: Partners, Employers and Resources
  • Performance Management for Leaders in Human Services
  • Natural Supports: The Cornerstone for Working Success
  • Casting Your Net to Engage Using Your Most Powerful Tool: You!
  • Connecting Job Seekers to Business and Opportunities
  • Way2Work: A Collaborative Partnership Supporting Careers for Transitioning Youth
  • Coaching as a Transformative Tool for Employment Services and the Development of Natural Supports
  • Making the Barriers Beautiful: Helping the Homeless Through Employment First