Concord University News
For Immediate Release: 
Jan 03 2005

Media Advisory: Concord to Host Workshop, “Tools for Interacting with Customers with Disabilities”

Athens, W.Va. - Concord University will be hosting a workshop, “Tools for Interacting with Customers with Disabilities,” Thursday, January 6, in the College Center State Room from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

This workshop will explore: reactions to disabilities and how they can impact behavior towards persons with disabilities, general considerations for interacting with people with disabilities, and disability related language.

The speaker is Joy Mason, workshop coordinator, and the workshop is sponsored by the Office of Disability Services at Concord University.

There is no cost for the attending the workshop, and the media is encourage to attend.

For more information, contact Nancy Ellison, disability services coordinator, 1-304-384-6086 or nellison@concord.edu.

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CONCORD UNIVERSITY NOTES: Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679, extension 6086 if special assistance or help is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.

PO BOX 1000, VERMILLION ST., ATHENS, WV 24712.