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2018 ABVE Conference

Attendee List as of 03/23/2018

Presentation Materials

All attendees will recieve a Flash Drive at the conference which contains speaker materials supplied to ABVE as of February 23, 2018. Below are all speaker materials supplied to ABVE as of 3/23/18.

Challenges Ahead – Daubert Challenges and Clinical Judgement: A Case Study
Michelle McBroom Weiss, MA, CRC, CCM, NCC, MSCC, ABVE/D, IPEC & Terry P. Leslie, M,Ed., CRC, ABVE/D, LPC

Advanced Concepts in Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCEs), Job Analysis, Workers’ Compensation, and the ADAAA.
Dr. Steve Allison, P.T., OPT, OCS, ABDA & Chrisann Schiro-Geist  

Cannabis the Exit Drug
Uma V.A. Dhanabalan MD, MPH, FAAFP

The Changing Legal Landscape and The Influence on Expert Testimony
Chrisann Schiro-Geist & Jodi Vawdrey

Dirty Jobs Tour
Keith Jensen & Darren Hall

When Change Chooses You: Life After Paralysis
Dr. Dale Hull

Whole-Person Assessment: Getting the Most Out of Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Tests
Kama D. Dodge, PhD

Untangling the Web of Service, Emotional Support, and Therapy Animals
Emily Strong, CPBC, CDBC, SBA

Ethics in Social Media
John Berg, M.Ed., CDMS, CRC, ABVE/D, IPEC & Cynthia P. Grimley, MS, CRC, CCM, ABVE/D, IPEC

Trial Preparation for Vocational Experts: A Defense Perspective
Kourtney Layton MRC, CRC, LVRC, ABVE/F, IPEC, CLCP & Patrick Burt, Esq.

The Reliability of Survey Data in Forensic Settings: What Data Can and Cannot Tell Us About Disability, Labor Force Participation and Wages
Jeffrey Joy, Ph.D., MBA, CRC, CEA, ABVE/D, IPEC

Drug and Work Place Tolerances: Venn Analyses Based on Research and Implications
Linda A. Stein, MBA, M.Ed., CRC, CCM

An Update on the Mental RFC Terms: Testimony Guidelines for Medical and Vocational Experts
Robert J. Labrum

Professional Volunteerism – Using Your Skills and Experience to Serve Your Community
Mitchell A. Schmidt, M.Ed., CRC, ABVE/D, LPC

The Impact of Legalized Marijuana on the Workforce: What Employers Need to Know
Swen Prior

Vocational Evaluations of Adults who have Experienced Childhood Sexual Abuse (CSA).
Mark Raderstorf,MA, LP, ABVE/D, CRC & Jen Bey ,MS, CRC,CVE, CRC, CVE

Advancing Your Practice with Technology: Resources for Busy Professionals
Kourtney Layton MRC, CRC, LVRC, ABVE/F, IPEC, CLCP & Sara E. Statz, MS, CRC, ABVE/F, IPEC, CIWCS

Impressions of the CORE/CACREP Merger and Current Earnings of Vocational Experts
Scott F. Beveridge, PhD, LCPC-S, CRC, CDMS, ABVE/D

Start or Expand a Successful Family Law Practice: What Are the Unique Case Issues & Themes?
Rona E. Wexler, M.A., ABVE/D

Expert Final Options: A Case for SSA Work Incentives for Future Earnings Capacity
Michelle McBroom Weiss, MA, CRC, CCM, NCC, MSCC, ABVE/D, IPEC & John Yent MA, ABDA, CPWIC

Issues and Intricacies of the Forensic Evaluation of a Younger Adult with Advanced Education and Training, but No Work History
Mitchell A. Schmidt, M.Ed., CRC, ABVE/D, LPC

Earning Capacity Assessment for the Self Employed
Kourtney Layton MRC, CRC, LVRC, ABVE/F, IPEC, CLCP & Jeremy Sharpe

Evidence-based Functional Capacity Evaluations in the Med-legal Setting
Alireza Bagherian, DC, CCEP, QME, DAIPM, DABFE, ABVE/F

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