Ability KC Community Events & Education

Upcoming Events

Saturday, June 12, 2021

Children’s Mercy
Transition to Adulthood Conference

11:25 AM – 12:10 PM Adulting – Teaching Life Skills Now for Transition to Adulthood Tomorrow presented by Katherine Hill, OTC, Ability KC Occupational Therapist and Kathy Smith, MPA


Wednesday, June 30, 2021

KC Shepherd’s Center
Live Your Best Life Series

Driver’s Evaluation and Training in Neuro. Rehabilitation presented by Kimberly Weishaar, OTR/L, CDRS, Ability KC

Friday, July 16, 2021

Midwest Adaptive Sports
Day at the Lake

Join Midwest Adaptive Sports and presenting sponsor, Ability KC, for the annual Day at the Lake event. Individuals with SCI/D will have the opportunity to water ski, kayak, and take boat rides.


Past Events

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Case Management Society of America – KC (CMSA-KC)
Surviving a Pandemic: Why the Show Must Go On

Spinal Cord Injury: Key Points for Providing Care presented by Erin Brown, OTR, ATP, Ability KC Occupational Therapist; Linda Kleiber, PT, ATP; and Joan McMahon, BSN, CRRN, MSA


Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Ability KC
Bi-State Stroke Conference

This conference presented by Ability KC experts in collaboration with the Bi-State Stroke Education Consortium provides evidence-based educational opportunities supported by strong outcomes for providers of stroke care across the continuum.

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Case Management Society of America – KC (CMSA-KC)
Monthly Educational Offering

Exoskeleton Gait Training in Neuro Rehabilitation presented by Natalie Dirnberger, DPT, Ability KC Physical Therapy Coordinator & Adult Outpatient Medical Rehabilitation Physical Therapist

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

North Kansas City Hospital
Bi-State Stroke Conference

Driver Evaluation and Training after a Stroke presented by Nancy Petersen, MSW, Ability KC Marketing Specialist & Community Liaison

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