2nd Annual Empower Yourself 8/24/12 – Lubbock

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2nd annual Empower Yourself Event

Lubbock Community Services for the Deaf
2414 34th Street
Lubbock, TX 79411

When? Friday, August 24, 2012
Time? 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Free Pizza and drinks provided
First come, first serve


Rick Bullard is a program specialist for the Lubbock
Vocational Rehabilitation Office. As a vocational rehabilitation
counselor, he has worked with consumers with a hearing loss by
assisting them with the job search and placement and providing adaptive
listening devices, as well as vocational/school training. Rick also
has a hearing loss and is familiar with the communication issues that
impact people with a hearing loss. Rick holds a MS degree in
rehabilitation counseling from the University of Arkansas and is a
certified rehabilitation counselor through CRCC.


Rick will talk about what the Rehabilitation Counselor for the Deaf can
do for you, from employment search/placement, school training, purchase
of hearing aids, and vocational training. He will also discuss
the criteria under which you can apply for and receive VR services to
remain employed or help you reach your job goals.

Funded by DARS Office for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services

For more information or to request accommodations, Deadline: August 18,

Mary E. Dickson
Deafness Resource Specialist
806-686-0067 V/VP
806-796-3908 FAX
Email: [email protected]

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