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President of Leadership Through Advocacy
Al's presentation evaluation was (23) Excellent, (12) Good, (0) Fair, (0) Poor
Al had the highest amount of excellent out of all the speakers.
Mary Crimmins President of Self-Advocacy Network
Western MA Training Consortium Self Advocacy Network
You were insightful, wise and funny. Our students were very impressed.
Graduating class of 2006.
St. George Parish School
Although many of the employees in attendance are health-care providers, and daily work with disabled veteran patients; they expressed a new appreciation of their patients’ experiences, frustrations and triumphs.
Department of Veteran Affairs
Puget Sound Health Care System
Category Archives: Spirituality
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Choosing to focus on our blessings, with thanksgiving, builds on itself and snowballs until we almost don’t even notice the assorted crashes life sends our way. Continue reading