Please join us March 9-10, 2018 at our 11th Annual Conference … “Facing The Future”. On Friday and Saturday, professionals will have the opportunity to hear from an exciting line up of experts in the field of brain and spinal cord injury while earning up to 12 CEUs. On “Survivor Saturday,” survivors will participate in hands on workshops, socialize with others and hear motivational and helpful presentations.. Registration information, along with the schedule of events and location can be found at www.biala.org or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tana Hall, M.Ed., LPC will be presenting to professionals on Friday, March 9th at 11:00 am on “Effective Communication Using Motivational Interviewing”
Tana Hall, LPC, is the family counselor for the inpatient Acquired Brain Injury program at Shepherd Center. Since 2013, she has been helping families at Shepherd cope and live with catastrophic brain injuries. She earned her master’s degree in counseling from Georgia State University in 2001, and is a licensed professional counselor (LPC). She helped develop curriculum for and teaches the monthly class at Shepherd on effective communication using Motivational Interviewing (MI). Tana has given talks and facilitated workshops to varied audiences across the country about using MI in health care and about family systems after trauma and brain injury.
Previously, Tana was the director of counseling at a local non-profit organization that served youth and young adults. She has practiced as a therapist and social skills teacher specializing in helping parents and children communicate more effectively; worked in schools as a consultant and teacher; and was an Outward Bound instructor, leading groups of adolescents and adults in the wilderness.