TARPPS Winter 2011 All Day Seminar


8:00 – 8:30 a.m.  
Registration/Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 9:00 a.m. 
 -  Bob Cogburn/Nancy Peters  
9:00  – 10:30 a.m.   
First General Session              
A Panel Discussion: Interdisciplinary Approach  to the Management of Acquired Brain Injury Clients 
-  Stephan Rodriguez, OTR; Clinical Coordinator, Occupational Therapy,
Tessa Tiscareno, DPT, Physical Therapy,
Vanessa Jurado, SLP, Speech Therapy, 
William Figueroa, LMSW, Social Work,
Jose Huerta, MBA, Case Management,
and Johnny Dennis, RN, Nursing 
10:30  – 12:00 noon    
Second General Session
Workers’ Compensation and Management of Work Related Injuries
 -  Kevin Sandberg, M. D. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Associates of El Paso, P.A.
12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m. 
Lunch (Buffet Style) Followed by Tour of Mentis
Neuro Rehabilitation

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.        
Third General Session                             
Building Accessibility Enables Independence
-  Guy Riley  Certified Environmental Access Contractor/Consultant  Midland, Texas

2:00 – 3:15 p.m.        
Fourth General Session                          
Psychological Management of Patients with TBI and Acquired Brain Injury: Community Re-Integration and Impact on Family and Caregivers 
-  Margaret Servin, Ph.D., 
Psychologist  Mentis Neuro Rehabilitation
3:15 – 3:30 p.m.     

3:30 -  4:45 p.m.        
Fifth General Session                  
Pain Management and Spinal Cord Patients Cirque  Du Soleil Style
-  Eric T. Spier, M. D. Medical Director  Mentis Neuro Rehabilitation and  Margaret Servin, Ph.D.
Psychologist  Mentis Neuro Rehabilitation

4:45 – 5:00 p.m.       
Program Evaluation/Awarding of Continuing Education  Certificates/Adjournment