(Creating “Nourishment” Through Performances & The Expressive Arts)
CELEBRATING THE DISABILITY EXPERIENCE ( The Disability Civil Rights Movement, History, Culture, Disability Intersectionality and Multicultural Inclusion
FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION FOR YOUR NEXT: Conference Keynote, Retreat, Staff Training, Lunch & Learn, Diversity & Disability Inclusion Celebration.
"Disability is not a 'brave struggle' or 'courage in the face of adversity'....Disability is an art. It's an ingenious way to live."
Neil Marcus- Disabled Artist, Activist.
EXPRESSIVE ARTS WORKSHOPS
OVERCOMING STIGMAS (A Heart Provoking Workshop on Unpacking Ableism, Understanding Disability Justice & Creating Disability Allyships)
An interactive performance lecture workshop, incorporating improvisation and expressive arts exercises to examine and unpack Ableism & Microaggressions Understand The Disability Civil Rights Movement & Disability Justice & explore ways to create Disability allyships & Equity & Belonging.
NOTHING ABOUT US WITHOUT US- (Examining Disability History Through The Performing & Expressive Arts) Incorporating expressive arts tools and strategies ( storytelling, improvisation) Diana takes participants on an interactive journey celebrating Disability History, The Disability Civil Rights Movement & Disability Culture. This workshop is named in honor of a book written by one of Diana's first disability activist mentors Jim Charlton
26 Days In April (A Celebration of The 504 Protests of 1977) An interactive and expressive arts workshop celebrating The 504 Protests of 1977 when disabled activists lead a 26-day sit-in in the Old Federal Building in San Francisco to protest that the 504 ( legislation that would guarantee programs funded by the federal government could not discriminate against someone based on his/her disability) had not been signed. Diana brings this important part of American History and Disability Civil Rights to life through an exciting audience interactive expressive arts experience.
CREATING A SAFE SPACE AT THE TABLE (A Thoughtful & Heart- Provoking Guide To Understanding The ADA and Other Disability Laws Through The Expressive Arts) An interactive workshop incorporating THE WINDMILLS CHANGING THE PERCEPTION OF ABILITY: A DISABILITY INCLUSION PROGRAM CURRICULUM (developed by The California’s Governor’s Committee on Employment of People With Disabilities and Milt Wright & Associates) - An employer-employee training tool that focuses on attitudinal barriers, changing new perspectives toward employees with disabilities while addressing concerns, including, legal requirements and accommodations. The training modules which include interactive exercises and group discussions can be custom designed to meet the individual needs and goals of corporations, universities( colleges) schools and organizations. Diana Elizabeth Jordan is a certified Windmills Trainer
All Performances And Workshops Designed To Be Can Be Adjusted For Length, Content & Performance Space.