Cerebral Palsy-Detroit, board member. 2006 - present
Life Disability Film Festival, director. 2004-present. http://www.reel-life-film-festival.info
Network / Detroit - Wayne County, Detroit, MI. ADA Coordinator. Support
and empower individuals and organizations to be leaders in enforcing
the Americans with Disability Act. 2003 - present. http://www.bwcil.org/wayne.html
of Dearborn, MI. ADA Coordinator and Liaison to the Commission on Disability
Concerns. Charged with ensuring that city structures and programs are
accessible to people with disabilities in coordination with the mayor's
commission. Webmistress of commission web site. 2002 - present. http://www.dearborn-disabilities.org
credit: P. Sue Kullen, Atypical
and Disability: Education Advocacy and Support. Via this website offer
support to individuals with and wthout disabilities in regard to their
sexual questions and problems. Individually and in groups offer supportive
counseling. Available to do presentations and workshops on sexuality
and disability. 1998 - present. Email
Commission on Quality of Care for the Mentally Disabled, Schenectady,
NY. Determined ability to consent, guardianship status and necessity
of medical procedures. 1998-2001. http://www.cqc.state.ny.us/homepage.htm
ARC, Auburn, NY. Intern. Led a women's support group, created
training materials for supported living staff related to activities
of daily living, provided inservice training on "working dogs"
in the work place. Assessed case files for ease of use and accuracy.
5/2000 - 1/2001 http://www.sencayarc.org/.
Central New York Disability Service Office, Office of Mental Retardation
& Developmental Disability, Syracuse, NY. Provided individual
counseling, developed and led a sexuality support group and a
grief support group. Conducted research regarding efficacy of
sexuality support group. Assisted former residents of regional
developmental center adjust to community life. 1/1999-6/2000.
President's Committee on ADA Issues, Grand Valley State U. Assessed
university ADA compliance. 1998.
Washtenaw County Association for Community Advocacy, Ann Arbor,
MI. Board member and/or support group president. 1985-96. www.acawashtenaw.org/
Community Opportunity House (Supported Community Living), Livonia,
MI. Board member. Assessed homes for compliance with regulations
and values. 1994-1995.
Curious Child, Plymouth, MI, 1990-1995. Owner and operator of
book store specializing in books for children and adults relevant
to crisis and identity issues of childhood.
A little place for little ones, NYC, 1983-1986. Provider of flexible,
part-time, backup or respite care for children 9-18 months with
and without disabilities.
SCAN-NY. (Supportive Children's Advocacy Network.) Crisis intervention
counselor assigned to a pregnant woman who lost two of three children
to foster care. Biweekly visits to her home in the South Bronx
and daily phone support in Spanish. 1980-1986. http://www.9-11usg.org/subagency.
GMHC (Gay Men's Health Crisis), NYC. Assigned to a young, Spanish
speaking man who initially had HIV, then AIDS. Organized support
services: daily phone counseling, food delivery, hospital admittance,
suicide watches, and burial. 1981-1986.