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Speaker – Christina Lighthill

Kimberly Hill - Saturday, January 26, 2019

Please join us March 29-30, 2019 at our 12th Annual Conference … “EXPANDING POSSIBILITIES.” 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, neurology, and rehabilitation 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 or

Christina Lighthill, OTR, OTD, CFWE, CSRS. will be presenting to professionals on Friday, March 29th at 8:45 am on “Neuroplasticity – Using Principals for Optimal Engagement and Outcomes in Rehab”


Christina Lighthill is an Occupational Therapist at Pate Rehabilitation in Dallas, Texas. Her primary role is working with survivors of brain injury to reach their full recovery potential and personal goals. Chrissy holds a bachelor’s degree in Child Development and a doctoral degree in Occupational Therapy from Texas Woman's University. She has a passion for stroke rehab and teaching students, becoming a Certified Stroke Rehab Specialist and a Certified Fieldwork Educator early in her career. Since 2012, Chrissy has provided continuing education to other health care professionals on the topic of neuroplasticity and evidence-based interventions to enhance traditional therapies and bring about better outcomes for survivors.