Freedom Valley Disability Enablement, Inc.

Empowering People with Disabilities to Empower Themselves

Freedom Valley Disability Enablement, Inc.

Empowering People with Disabilities to Empower Themselves

Independent Living Specialist / Resource Coordinator

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William T. Beck, MEd

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Work History:

 

1/02 – Present

 

Freedom Valley Disability Center

 

Newtown Square PA

 

 

 

 

Independent Living Specialist/Consultant & Resource Coordinator

 

 

 

 

 

1/86 – 8/00

 

Disability Advocate – Independent Living Specialist / Consultant -- Transition Coordinator

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Academic Positions:

 

10/96 - 6/98

 

Temple University’s Institute on Disability

 

Philadelphia, PA

 

 

 

 

 

Instructor on Disability Issues 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Education:

 

1991

 

Penn State University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Masters of Education (Rehabilitation) Counseling Education

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BS Rehabilitation (Services) Education

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professional Certifications:

 

 

 

National Transit Institute (American Disability Act)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Public Transportation regulations under Title II, Subtitle B

 

 

 

Professional  Memberships

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Board Member:

 

1990 - Present

 

CADES: Children & Adults Disability & Educational  Services

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(formerly known as Cerebral Palsy Association of Delaware County)

 

 

 

 

 

1993 - Present

 

Representative to State Board - United Cerebral Palsy of PA

 

 

 

 

 

1993 - 1995

 

President to State Board - United Cerebral Palsy of PA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clubs and Afiliations

 

 

 

Rower & former Corresponding Secretary: Philadelphia Rowing Program for the Disabled (PRPD)