Tue 6/6/2017 - 10:00am to 11:30amTue 6/6/2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Culturally-specific and -responsive services
- Anjela will share her extensive background working within the Deaf community, specific to how best support our fellow Deaf colleagues and clients who use our services. This will include basic lessons on ASL fingerspelling (including resources to share within home agencies), Deaf Culture 101 & specific tools for reaching out to and inviting a more consistent Deaf presence in agency and community activities.
- Role play activities will allow participants to practice these new skills and receive direct feedback from Anjela.
Anjela Ford-Glueckert is the blissful mama and Owner/CEO of www.anjelabundance.com. To help other mamas remember the “Me before Mama”, Anjela has embarked on the quest to get mothers to SLOW DOWN. From her work as a former Women of Color Program Coordinator with OCADSV to Manager at New Seasons Market, her background in crisis intervention and management, only amplify her leadership skills. And when the words just won’t come, Anjela relies on her heart-language, American Sign Language to help her connect to and convey her own healing truth. Yet above it all, Anjela’s biggest teachers are her own children Billie Kat and Jalen, and their assistant, Anjela’s wife Jane. Anjela invites you to join her online at www.anjelabundance.com. As well Anjela offers dynamic keynote presentations on a variety of subjects, including Mama Overwhelm Relief, Teen Bullying Awareness & Prevention, and Vicarious Trauma Relief for Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Service Providers.