Katie Carlo presents SELF-CARE & the Musculoskeletal System
Below is some information about the presenter Katie Carlo, what to expect from the workshop, the business meeting, and Q&A with Jennifer Montoya.
Bio: Katie Carlo is a passionate, high energy massage therapist with fourteen years of hands on experience. She loves educating people on how their bodies work and the best ways to keep them healthy. Katie completed her 1005 hour massage curriculum in 2008, receiving a certificate as a Holistic Health Practitioner. She is certified and licensed to practice massage in both California and Nevada and just recently established her private practice in Gardnerville, Nevada. In the past she has taught workshops for foam rolling, self-care and partner stretching at several Cross fit gyms, Yoga and Pilates studios. When Katie’s not working she volunteers at her local senior center and assists in trail building and maintenance. She is enthusiastic about helping people in any way she can. In Katie’s downtime she’s outside, backpacking, mountain biking, snowshoeing and walking her 2 dogs every day, living her life to the fullest
Workshop Description: As a sign language interpreter you use your body, especially your arms and hands in a unique way, often repetitively, on a daily basis. Katie will discuss the anatomy throughout your hand, arm and torso. Participants will color and label parts of the bones and muscles on a ditto sheet. Join us in discussing common injuries associated with sign language interpreting, as well as the signs and symptoms. Lastly, learn about self-care; things you can do to help PREVENT injuries to yourself and create career longevity. DRESS COMFORTABLY as you will learn how to stretch and self-massage various parts of the body associated with the injuries discussed.
Half-day Workshop Rates: 9AM-12PM
Senior Citizen (55+) $20
Student (W/ID) $20
**RSVP** for Member Luncheon ...12p-12:30p
Annual Business Meeting ...12:30p...
“State Interpreter Registry Q&A - Jennifer Montoya” ...at conclusion of the business meeting
After the three hour workshop, please join NVRID as we host the annual luncheon and business meeting. We will also have our special guest, Jennifer Montoya, with the Aging and Disability Service Division joining us for an open Q&A after the annual business meeting. Jennifer Montoya is the Social Service program specialist II and will be answering any questions in regards to the interpreter CART registry.
Lunch will be provided at no charge if you chose to attend the business meeting and Q&A with Jennifer Montoya. Please RSVP your attendance for this when registering on www.nvrid.org under the events calendar found in the events tab. There is the option to register for the Self-care workshop and the option to RSVP to the business meeting/Q&A. Please note they are done separately. Additionally, if there are any dietary restrictions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with that information.
Western Nevada College
2201 W College Pkwy, Carson City, NV 89703
Reynolds building, room 102
Southern Nevada: Tele-conferenced
6375 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89146
Building I; Room 301.