8:15 – 9:15 AM Main program -
Terry Chase, MA, ND, RN, Patient & Family Education Coordinator, Craig Hospital
will speak on Multiple Intelligences: 8 Styles of Learning
Dr. Theresa Chase, MA, ND, RN has been involved in the health and wellness field for over 30 years as a physical education professional, exercise physiologist and as a clinical nurse specialist at Craig Hospital as the Coordinator of Patient and Family Education. Since 1996 her primary responsibility has been the development, implementation and evaluation of patient and family education programs. This responsibility includes the facilitation of classes and development of written materials, videos and other resources for nursing and health care professionals to utilize in their patient care and teaching. Terry has published widely and presented across the US and Canada in the field of health promotion and rehabilitation as well as consulted on projects concerning physical activity for women with disabilities at the University of Kansas. In 2006, Terry was the PI on the first NIH funded study at Craig Hospital, “Effects of Massage on Pain in People with Spinal Cord Injury” (publication pending). Currently Dr. Chase is a group facilitator in another SCI Model Systems grant titled “Enhancing Self-Efficacy – The Re-Inventing Yourself After SCI Project”. In addition to Dr. Chase’s responsibility as the Patient & Family Education Program Coordinator, she has been instrumental in the development of the Caring Educator Fellowship Program, coordinates the Complementary and Alternative Medicine Program and most recently has created the innovative, in-patient “Working with Horses Educational Experience” for patients at Craig Hospital. Dr. Chase is a self-motivated, highly educated individual who has lived fully with spinal cord injury for 25 years. For more about information Terry Chase, please see www.theresachase.com.
9:15 – 9:45 AM Networking and refreshments
9:45 – 10:30 AM Various CCML members will highlight what they learned at events they recently attended.
10:30 – 10:45 AM Break
10:45 – 11:45 AM Business meeting
Location: Rocky Vista University click here for directions
Parking and Meeting Instructions: When you get to RVU, please park on the north side of the building (the side with the flag pole). You will enter through the main doors and will check in at the security desk. We will have signs placed on the walls to lead to the Anatomy Theater (located on the third floor). Stairs and Elevators available for access to third floor.