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AUCD: Concurrent Sessions: Lifting Voices of Self-Advocacy on the Prairie


pptx File Lifting Voices on the Prairie [download]


Brent Askvig, Ph.D., Director
North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities, UCEDD

Other Presenter(s)

Steven Beard, Advocates Leading their Lives, Williston, ND, United States;
Alan Becker, Advocates Leading their Lives, Minot, ND, United States;
Teresa Larsen, M.S., ND Protection and Advocacy, Bismarck, ND, United States;
Julie Horntvedt, MS, ND State DD Council, Bismarck, ND, United States;


Speakers will address the challenges and successes of establishing and maintaining a statewide network of self-advocates and self-advocacy organizations in a rural state. Partnerships for success will be described.

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