Presentations


Wondering what PSDP leaders get up to out there in the world to spread the word?

This page contains a record of presentations by PSDP leaders.

 

Brad, Veronica, and Hestia smile at a table in front of a projector screenInvited presentations

• The Rising Role of Psychiatric Service Dogs in HealthcareCaring Connections Conference, organized by the Clemson University Office of Research and Organizational Development; Rock Hill, SC. October 2017, Brad Morris & Veronica Morris

• Psychiatric service dogs: An introduction and conversation with expertsNational Alliance on Mental Illness South Carolina state conference; Columbia, SC. August 2016, Veronica Morris & Brad Morris

• Service dogs and PSDP’s resources for your community, Avondale Presbyterian Church senior lunch group; Charlotte, NC. July 2016, Brad Morris & Veronica Morris

Veronica and Brad sit at the front of a conference room and talk with participants.

• With Brad as the co-chair representing service animal users on the Department of Transportation’s ACCESS Advisory Committee (federally chartered to update the Air Carrier Access Act regulations), PSDP has delivered several invited presentations to the plenary committee on topics ranging from a practical perspective on service animal training, to an overview of a proposal he drafted in consultation with Service Animal Working Group members; Washington, DC. May–October 2016, Brad Morris

• Design challenges and solutions for airport and airplane service animal access, Paralyzed Veterans of America Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA) working group (a dozen+ national disability advocacy groups); Washington, DC. March 2016, Brad MorrisBrad's March 2016 presentation was near the White House

• Service dogs and how they can help, Channel City Kennel Club; Santa Barbara, California. March 2016, Chanda Hagen & Wes Hagen

Is a psychiatric service dog right for you or someone you know?, National Alliance on Mental Illness Resources seminar; Rock Hill, South Carolina. September 2015, Brad Morris & Veronica Morris

• Psychiatric service dogs and how they can help, Channel City Kennel Club; Santa Barbara, California. September 2015, Chanda Hagen & Wes Hagen

• Psychiatric service dogs and emotional support animals, Disability Rights California; Sacramento, California. April 2014, Veronica Morris

• Psychiatric service dogs and emotional support animals, Disability Rights California; Sacramento, California. February 2014, Veronica Morris

• ADA anniversary: psychiatric service dogs, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration; Rockville, Maryland (webinar). August 2013, Veronica Morris

• An introduction to psychiatric service dogs, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Alternatives Conference; Orlando, Florida. October 2011, Veronica Morris

• Obtaining a psychiatric service dog, Veterans Administration; Livermore, California. September 2011, Veronica Morris

• Introduction to psychiatric service dogs, Veterans Administration; Livermore, California. July 2011, Veronica Morris

• Psychiatric service animals: current law, experiences and visions of hope, People With Disabilities Foundation; San Francisco, California. June 2011, Veronica Morris

 

Brad and Veronica (& Hestia) smiling at a table full of PSDP info and swagExhibitions

Winthrop University Office of Accessibility 2nd Annual Accessibility Awareness Fair, Rock Hill, SC. October 2017, Veronica Morris & Brad Morris

• Comporium Pioneer Club Waggin’ Trail Dog Walk, Rock Hill, SC. April 2017, Veronica Morris & Brad Morris

National Alliance on Mental Illness South Carolina state conference; Columbia, SC. August 2015, Veronica Morris & Brad Morris (preparations)

 

Veronica and Hestia outside under a canopy at a PSDP exhibition