Building Consciousness Building the Future
DISABILITY BEYOND THE BOX
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: DR. TONI SAIA, C.R.C., L.A.C.
OCTOBER 25, 2021
Dr. Saia is an Assistant Professor at San Diego State University
within the Department
of Administration, Rehabilitation, and Postsecondary Education. She is a disabled
activist with a deep commitment to social justice, inclusion, and equity for all. Her
professional work history has involved advocating for a progressive understanding of
disability within the applied fields. In 2019, she graduated from the University of
Arizona with her Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision. Her dissertation
focused on the role of disability cultural centers in higher education, one of the only
studies on this topic.
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