OIB-TAC Weekly Brief: January 18, 2024

OIB-TAC Weekly Brief: January 18, 2024

Weekly brief OIB-TAC.

OIB-TAC Webinar Tomorrow: Braille and Beyond!

Please join OIB-TAC and Alice O’Reilly, Chief of the Collections Division, National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled (NLS), for a fun and informative conversation. With so many new and exciting things happening at NLS, it’s a great time to get to know what’s going on at the nation’s free library for people with visual and print disabilities, along with how it might be a great resource for your clients. Alice will give an overview of what NLS has to offer in audio and braille, as well as how to enroll with the NLS cooperating library in your state or territory, and share some book lists to get your clients started!

Date: Friday, January 19th, 2024, at 2:00 PM Central

Click here to register for the webinar!

Featured Continuing Education Course: Cultural Diversity and Humility

OIB-TAC is pleased to share an updated continuing education course titled Cultural Diversity and Humility! This course provides an overview of key considerations for providing vision rehabilitation services with cultural awareness, humility, and competence. This course emphasizes the importance of awareness of personal cultural orientations, understanding the effect culture has on interaction with consumers, and the impact of agency policies and culture on practice with diverse consumers.

This course is available for 2 hours of CRC, ACVREP, and NBPCB credit.

Click here to learn more and enroll in the course!

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