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Sunday, October 7 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Adaptive Circus and the Significance of the American with Disabilities Act and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act LIMITED

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With the increase in circus programs accommodating students with disabilities in the United States, it is important to recognize and consider the effects of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA). This legislation could effect adaptive circus practices. This workshop will investigate these laws, consider its implications on circus teachings, and demonstrate how to create best practices regarding circus and disabilities.

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Suzanne Rappaport

Occupational Therapist, Circus for Survivors
Dr. Suzanne Rappaport piloted and researched OT circus interventions for many populations. She has presented her research at the Massachusetts Association of Occupational Therapy (MAOT) in Norwood, MA in 2011, 2013, & 2014 and at the National Association of Social Workers (NASW... Read More →



Sunday October 7, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm EDT
Meeting Room 231 Sycamore St. Decatur, GA