Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
The Arc of Southern Maryland
Crystal is a graduate of East Carolina University with a Bachelor of Science in Therapeutic Recreation. She has been the Therapeutic Recreation Specialist with The Arc of Southern Maryland since 2006. Since 2012, she has also been the facilitator of The Arc’s self advocacy group, People on the Go of Calvert County. In 2016, Crystal, a co-worker and her group of self advocates began training law enforcement and corrections officers on I/DD throughout Southern Maryland. In 2017, Crystal took the training to Anne Arundle county law enforcement officers as well. Since 2015, Crystal has also taught the “Be Safe” program throughout Southern Maryland, a training geared towards individuals with I/DD to help them better interact with law enforcement officers and other first responders.
Sunday, October 13
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM