Presenter, Trinity College “Smart but Stuck: Emotional aspects of learning disabilities and imprisoned intelligence” November 2006
Co-Presenter, The 28th Annual International Conference of the Association of Educational Therapists “Promoting inner experiences of resilience in persons with learning disabilities 2006 Boston, Mass.
Co-Presenter, The 29th Annual International Conference on The Psychology of the self “Learning disabilities and psychoanalytic treatment of adults 2006 Chicago, Illinois
Presenter, International Conference Learning Disability Association of America “Smart but stuck: Confusion, Alienation, and Humiliation when Learning Attempts Fail.” 2004 Atlanta, Georgia
Presenter, Jewish Family and Community Service
“Smart but Stuck: Emotional Aspects of Learning Disabilities and Imprisoned Intelligence.” 2001
Presenter, Madison Area Technical College “The Emotional Consequences of Learning Disabilities” 2001 Madison, Wis.
Presenter, Illinois International Dyslexia Association Conference “Learning Disabilities, Shame, and Imprisoned Intelligence” 2000
Workshop Leader, International Conference for the Advancement of Private Practice in Clinical Social Work “Picking Up the Clues: Understanding Undiagnosed Learning Disabilities, Shame, and Imprisoned Intelligence 2000 Scottsdale, Arizona
Workshop Leader, Association of School Social Workers Presented topic "Imprisoned Intelligence: The Plight of the Smart but Inconsistent Learner." 1993
In-Service Trainer, Winnetka Family Service Delivered paper on "Imprisoned Intelligence" to professional staff. 1993
Instructor, DePaul University, Chicago
Provided in-service training to PLUS program teachers, a diagnostic and tutorial service assisting students with learning disabilities. 1992