- 1 Information on the free online presentation
- 2 Amanda Mast
- 3 Martha Van Dam
- 4 What is NeuronUP Academy?
- 5 Confirmed speakers for NeuronUP Academy 2019 include:
Information on the free online presentation
Title of the conference: “Face It to Ace It”, an interdisciplinary problem solving model.
Date: Tuesday, September 17, 2019
- Honolulu: 9:00 a.m.
- San Francisco: 12:00 p.m.
- New York: 3:00 p.m.
- London: 8:00 p.m.
- Sydney: 5:00 a.m. (Wednesday, September 18)
This NeuronUP Academy presentation of will be the second of 2 presentations in conjunction with a course for the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists (ACBIS) and Prisma Health/Roger C. Peace Rehabilitation
“Face It to Ace It”, an interdisciplinary problem solving model.
MS, CCC-SLP, CBIS, Speech-language pathologist at the Roger C. Peace Rehabilitation Hospital’s Outpatient Brain Injury & Young Stroke Program
Amanda Mast, MS, CCC-SLP, CBIS, is a speech-language pathologist at the Roger C. Peace Rehabilitation Hospital’s Outpatient Brain Injury & Young Stroke Program, a Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)-accredited community re-entry brain injury program of Prisma Health in Greenville, South Carolina. Amanda has served individuals following acquired brain injury since 2006. For the past 3 years, Amanda has been working in Program development, clinical mentorship, and patient and caregiver education roles. Amanda received both her bachelor’s degree and Masters of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. Amanda has maintained her Certified Brain Injury Specialist (CBIS) certification since 2011. She has served on the Academy of Brain Injury Specialists (ACBIS) Marketing Committee since 2016. Her clinical interests include neurogenic communication disorders, cognitive rehabilitation, social skills, and community re-entry.
Martha Van Dam
MS, CCC-SLP, CBIST, Speech-language pathologist with 14 years of experience providing services to persons with Acquired Brain Injuries
Marty Van Dam received her undergraduate degree from Clemson University in Clemson, South Carolina and her Masters of Science degree from the University of Oregon in Eugene, Oregon. Marty manages Roger C. Peace Rehabilitation Hospital’s Outpatient Brain Injury & Young Stroke Program, a Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)-accredited community re-entry brain injury program of Prisma Health in Greenville, South Carolina. Marty participates in advocacy efforts through the South Carolina Brain Injury Leadership Council, the American Speech Language Hearing Association’s Government Relations & Public Policy Board and through the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists as a Certified Brain Injury Specialist Trainer.
What is NeuronUP Academy?
The platform of neurorehabilitation NeuronUP ,launches NeuronUP Academy, a training academy geared towards professionals working in rehabilitation and cognitive stimulation.
This initiative was born with the idea that neurorehabilitation professionals expand their knowledge by attending free training provided by national and international authorities in the field of rehabilitation and cognitive stimulation.
This online academy is open to all occupational therapists, clinical psychologists, speech language therapy professionals and students working and studying in processes of rehabilitation and cognitive stimulation and there will be exclusive training for NeuronUP users.
Confirmed speakers for NeuronUP Academy 2019 include:
- Amy Rosenbaum
- Keith Ganci
- Kristine Kingsley
- Sheldon Herring
- Amanda Mast
- Martha Van Dam
- Stephanie Kolakowsky-Hayner
- Gabriela Cantarero
- Alicia Fernández-Zúñiga
- Elena Pérez
- More to be announced soon!
We are sure their presentations will be very interesting!
If you want to know more about NeuronUP Academy speakers, visit the following link:
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