Promoting  “best practices”
in brain injury research,
education, resource facilitation and
vocational rehabilitation...

The 2nd Annual
Brain Injury &
Resource Facilitation
Regional Conference

August 28-29, 2018

Attend
the location of your choice, choose
from 5 locations.

Learn
from leading experts in the field of
brain injury.

Topics Include
  • Brain Injury (BI) as a Chronic Condition
  • BI in the Community: Mental Health, Criminal Justice, and Substance Abuse
  • The BI Landscape: A Panel
  • Screening for BI & Next Steps
  • Brain Injury Coping Skills Group for Resource Facilitation (BICS RF)
  • Motivational Interviewing: Its Role within RF
  • Persistent Post-Concussive Syndrome
  • Brain Injury & Affect Dysregulation Panel: Risk Factors for Criminality and Domestic Violence
  
Exhibit
at the Resource Fair location of your choice.

Sponsor
and be recognized for your support
and receive many fantastic benefits.
.
Earn
continuing education credits
at no additional cost .

Experience
a community of like-minded individuals working to improve and promote the collaboration of community resource providers.




Conference Registration
Sponsorship & Resource Fair
Continuing Education
this year's theme:
Agenda NOW Available!
Agenda - All Sites
To reach a larger geographical area, we will BROADCAST LIVE both days
of the conference from:
Central IN ♦ Indianapolis
IU Health Neuroscience Center

Join us in-person at Indianapolis
or at one of 4 hosted conference sites.

Note:  All conference sites start promptly at 9:00 AM ET / 8:00 AM CT

 courtesy of our Platinum Sponsors
we will LIVE STREAM 
to the following locations

Northeast IN ♦ Fort Wayne
Lutheran Health Network
 
Northwest IN ♦ South Bend
St. Joseph Regional Medical
 
 Southeast IN ♦ New Albany
Southern Indiana Rehab Hospital
at Vibra Healthcare Hospital
 
Southwest IN ♦ Evansville
​​St. Vincent Evansville

Conference Registration Rates:
Full 2-day Registration =  $225
Full 2-day Registration with  CEUs =  $300

Special Registration Rate for VR staff:
Full 2-day Registration =  Complimentary
Note: Lunch is not included, but can be
added for small fee of $25

Special Rate for RHI Affiliates:
Full 2-day Registration = $175
2-day Registration with  CEUs = $225


St. Vincent @ 86th St/Indianapolis, IU Health Methodist, & IU Health Ball Memorial:
Staff at these sites receive a Complimentary Registration.



2018 Awards: "It takes a village"

The 2018 Brain Injury and Resource Facilitation Regional Conferences will again provide the setting to honor outstanding achievements and commitment to those impacted by brain injury.

Again this year we will recognize and present the Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor Award and the Consumer Award and the Service Provider Award. The awards will be honored at each regional conference location across the State . We feel these awardees exemplify what it takes to be a part of the  "village." both in their community and statewide.

Please join us during lunch as we recognize these 2018 awardees for their outstanding achievements enhancing employment opportunities for people with disabilities.
Service Provider Award
This award is designed to recognize highly effective service providers who demonstrate trustworthiness, respectfulness, supportiveness and innovation in their interactions with supported employees, as well as with their friends, family members and employers.

Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor Award
 This award is given to vocational rehabilitation counselors who have contributed to improving the lives of persons with disabilities, and in doing so, has made a substantial contribution to vocational rehabilitation and resource facilitation partnership/process.

Consumer Award
This award is given to consumers who have gained meaningful experience through the RF process and who model an empowered lifestyle as a result.