Wise Webinar A Day Series: True Inclusion Begins with Communication with Debra McLean
Participants will learn some practical ways to interact more effectively with people who don’t use spoken language to communicate.
- How to make simple tools that will enhance communication at work and in everyday settings.
- Build on communication systems already in place
- Access Information on Resources relating to communication
* Please note – there are no refunds for those that do not attend the scheduled webinar. If you do miss the webinar, we will provide you with a code to access the next webinar free.
Debra McLean, Wise Associate
Debra is passionate about seeing all people obtain employment. She has been intrigued with community building and person centered planning as a way to see individuals with disabilities succeed in jobs that fit them since 1988. She has worked on a number of projects involving people with disabilities and employment. Debra provides training and consultation on employment and person centered planning in Washington and Oregon, and she has taught classes on these topics at Portland State University in the Teacher Education Program and for Highline Community College. She has worked with schools, families, agencies, businesses, and individuals, both in the U.S. and in Australia. Debra holds an MS in Rehabilitation Counseling and Deafness, and she is an enthusiastic walker and family member.