Working towards creating a more inclusive community

Workshops & Presentations

Everbody Gym logo- the word everybody spelled out using geometric shapes and underneath the phrase
  • Inclusive Practices training for leadership group, March 2024
  • Accessibility Audit of Facility, July 2022
  • Preparation of  Supplemental Training Document on Disability  Awareness and Inclusive Teaching Practice, February 2022


  • Disability Pride Presentation for staff, July 2023
ArtCenter College of Design logo: orange circle then name spelled in black letters
ArtCenter DEI logo: black circle with lowercase letters dei inside of it in white
Title slide of presentation Disability Allyship Workshop
  • Accessibility Walkthrough for demo shop instructors, March 2023
  • Disability & Accessibility workshop for staff, January 2023
  • Awareness training for Senior Leadership Group, July 2021 & November 2022
  • Advocacy & Inclusive Practices workshops for Faculty/staff, June 2021 & July 2022
  • Disability Allyship workshops, July 2020
  • Disability Policy Forum for staff, February  2023
  • Facilitation of Leadership Retreat, November 2022
  • FLEX Day Keynote Address for Faculty, August 2022
Integral Yoga institute logo-orange lotus flower with small symbols on each leaf
  •  Disability  Awareness and Inclusive Teaching Practice training for faculty, January 2022

California Communications Access Foundation logo- white background with x-y axis and green color grated arrow pointing upwards
  • DEI Inclusive Practices training for Board of Directors, November 2021 
Ventura College logo :white background with Ventura College spelled out in black letters in the center, next to the word college in orange letter is 95 years and above the center lettering are two orange and gray wavy lines
  • Student Support Strategies Professional Development workshop for faculty , August 2021
Logo for Conquer Adaptive Company: Black lettering spelling out Conquer
Photo of Sofia and Kimberly sitting on stage presenting to members of the staff and friends of Conquer Adaptive
  •  Disability Awareness training for Conquer Adaptive staff, March 2020


Title slide of presentation Understanding and Supporting Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • California State University Northridge            Presentation for graduate students in MS in Counseling Program
Title slide of presentation Critical Skills Needed for Students with ASD to Transition to College
  • Los Angeles Unified School District                                 Team presentation as Higher Education Expert Member of Special Task Force         LAUSD Division of Special Education Autism Spectrum Disorders Program Support
Title slide of presentation The Medical and Social Models of Disability: What Still Remains
  • USC Rossier School of Education              Presentation for Narrative Medicine Course
Title slide of presentation Evidence-Based Practices or Programs (EBPs)
  • Loyola Marymount    University                     Graduate Student Teacher Preparation Course

Additional Happenings

  • Bridges to Inclusion was an exhibitor at Abilities Expo LA 2020 & 2022
  • See you again soon in March 2024!
  • Opportunity for college students with disabilities to engage with each other, November 2020 
  •  This webinar addressed several common challenges that students with disabilities face in remote learning, and discusses support strategies to help these, and all students, be more successful in this educational environment, June 2020